Tips to Reduce Sibling Rivalry

If you have more than one child, then you understand that sibling rivalry can be a huge frustration and challenge. From the moment your second (or third, fourth, etc) child is born, sibling rivalry will begin as your children naturally start to compete for your attention.  There isn’t anything you can do to prevent it. Thankfully, there are a few things we can do to reduce sibling rivalry. Post contains affiliate links. Tips to Reduce Sibling Rivalry Think about what it is like for the oldest child in a family when they have had all of mom and dad’s attention for their entire life and then another little person joins the family and takes a lot of that attention away.  Suddenly mom and dad are more busy than before and if a child thinks they are losing their parents attention they will do whatever it takes to get it back.  Just think about the last time you tried to take a phone call or even slip off to the bathroom alone.  You end up with kids at your feet needing your RIGHT NOW! […]