If your child is old enough to talk, you have without a doubt experienced your share of tantrums at bedtime as well as other bedtime battles. Be it the jack-in-a-box coming out of his room over and over again, the midnight visitor to your room, or the negotiator; bedtime battles take a variety of forms.
Preventing Tantrums At Bedtime
Brainstorm Sleep Rules
- Stay in bed until the clock turns green (if you don’t have an okay-to-wake type clock, you are missing out!)
- Keep my body in bed
- Close my eyes and try to sleep