Imagine this: You reach the front door of your house. You are dead tired. Your hyper-energetic toddler comes running to you (thankfully he does) and you give him a big hug. "Daddy let’s play!" By the time you put down your bag and wrestle with him on the couch, you wish you had a clone so that you can catch a wink. And guess what? Only two minutes have passed.
I’m sure this is quite common among many parents. Since a toddler’s attention span is between 5-10 minutes, how do we keep him meaningfully occupied while exhausting his energy so that he will be ready for bedtime? Here’s how to make playtime at home exhaustingly fun for kids.