Adults often experience stress due to the upcoming holidays. But in fact, children are also feeling the strain. Find out what you can do with it.
New year and Christmas is a joyful holiday for the whole family. But when we are preparing for them, often complain of fatigue, additional costs and other problems. Kids love winter break, but they can also be a stressful situation these days. How to help them?
The New year’s celebrations, Photos: needpix.comcentury can be stressful for many reasons. In a child’s life will be a lot of such moments when they experience stress. The sooner they learn to cope with them, the better. WomanEL advises you to do the following:
Manage his expectations
Children love the magic of the holidays, but you need to make sure these expectations are realistic. If your child asks for a gift that far exceeds your budget, prepare for what will happen. You can still please him by surprise, but let it be the thing at affordable price, a great idea for them is to buy them a zen laboratory slime kit.
Be flexible, but keep some structure
Holidays include unexpected guests and unstable sleep. But it is important not to forget that children need to get enough sleep, eat well and be physically active. Try to stick to your established rules in the house even during the holidays.
Have a good time together
Select classes in which you can communicate with children. Play games, cook meals together, go to a Museum or take a walk. All that the child wants from a holiday is to be near your loved ones.
Teach your child to give
In our lives we not only take, but give. Think about how to take part in some charity event, for example, highlight the things you can give to the needy. Show by example that it is important to do good.