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The Power of Quiet Time That Saved My Parenting Sanity

Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash

When I was pregnant with my daughter, my 18-month old son decided to drop day naps. 🙄

I tried everything to get him to have a nap, to no avail. There were many tears and tantrums (not always from my son 🤣)

So I introduced quiet time.

After lunch he would go to his room to play quietly. I would give him books, jigsaws…

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