The 90s, eh? Not only were personal computers few and far between, on-demand telly was a glimmer in the still-emerging internet’s eye and smartphones the stuff that The Jetsons were made of. Kids even played outside…
“But I’m bored!” Sound familiar? Parents feel the need to constantly entertain their kids more than ever now, but why should we? I’m not and there’s a good reason why – being bored is good for them.
Regulating one’s emotions does not come easily when you have a small undeveloped brain telling you that you are the centre of the universe. For toddlers, the triggers for a rage attack are many, varied and often-times random. In fact, if toddlers came with a soundtrack it would be the opening music to Rage.
An image shared by a local Australian blogger, Angela Henderson, has many parents and carers rethinking the way they serve grapes – and other soft fruits – to their kids.