I’m quick with the requests (demands) for my toddler, but not so quick to follow my own seemingly wise words. What if those words were translated by my “good angel” into advice that helped me curb a few of my less-than-stellar habits?
I’m giving that good angel (who is more likely an opinionated fairy) a moment to shine and respond to all the chitchat I’m consistently doling out to my son.
1. Only one cup of juice.
Only one cup of wine.
2. Sugar and fried foods will make you tired.
Sugar and fried foods will make you tired, cranky, puffy, lazy, and hungry.
3. Clean up before you move to another activity.
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2 thoughts on “25 Thing I Tell My Toddler (That I Should Be Telling Myself)”
I agree with all of those. I’d also include ‘look where you’re going!’ As she bumps into everything, and apparently so do I now. *face palm*
Yes! I can totally relate to that one 🙂