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Positive Parenting Tips for Flying With Young Children
Traveling as a family is something that I truly love but I know flying with kids can be very stressful for many parents. Have you put off travel plans because you were too nervous to fly with your child? Do you find flying with your child extra stressful? There can be challenges when traveling with children but there are many ways you can be prepared for these challenges, making the entire process easier for not only your children but also for you.
I started flying with my children when my youngest was 10 months old. I have a few essential tips and tricks that make being on an airplane with kids go very smoothly. Maybe there are a few that you think would work well for your child, too!
On this episode Mama Instincts talks about:
- How to help manage your children’s expectations during travel
- Packing the right carry-on for your kids
- My emergency protocol
- Snacks, snacks, snacks!
- Why I bring lollipops
- Managing our own expectations
After listening to this episode you will feel more confident about flying and traveling with your children! Travel and exploration are one of the greatest gifts you can give your children. Don’t let fear stop you!
Mentioned on this episode:
- How to Set Expectations and Boundaries with Children Using Detailed Explanation, Play and Reason
- Zinc Flyte (they also have a smaller version for toddlers)
- Xylitol lollipops
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