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Hillsdale County - December 2021

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The Child Development Institute Presents:

Clever Ways to Keep Kids Entertained During the Holidays

By Pam Myers, BSEd


The holidays are exciting, what with all the cookies, lights, and too-cute specials on TV, but pause for a moment to consider how all that excitement feels to a child. It’s magical and amazing. But it’s also exhausting.


While you’re busy getting all the elf work done to make the holidays special, your child could be getting cranky, bored, or tired — or all three. When you entertain during the holidays, don’t forget to plan some special activities just for the little ones in your life. When you choose age-appropriate activities and provide a special spot for tots to enjoy them, you’ll make sure everyone is having fun.

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