To keep my children awake while we're running errands close to naptime, I make animal noises and the kids try to guess the animal. Sometimes I let them make the animal sound, and then I take my time guessing the correct creature. The kids have fun, and the game keeps them awake until we get home.
This article appeared in the April/May 2016 issue of Thriving Family magazine. Copyright © 2016 by Lisa Olsen. Used by permission. ThrivingFamily.com.
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