Leave The Room If You Feel That You Cannot Keep Calm
You as a parent are bound to have mood swings like your child. However, sometimes it can have a negative impact on your little one. If you feel yourself losing control, remember that this tantrum will last only a couple of minutes and is just a test of your patience that you need to pass. Go to a different room if needed to regain your composure.
At the same time, it is alright for your child to see that you are not in a great mood. It is not always a great idea to put the best face for your child. Always remember a thing that at this age your will learn several things that will have an everlasting impression on him. While ‘keep smiling always’ is the best way to go about it, sometimes having a mood swing and bad mood in front of the child is a reality that he needs to learn also. Preparing your child for the big battles of life is what you must try to do. So, even if have your mood swings and bad tempers, tell your little one that you are not feeling alright. The child will learn and will behave the way he should eventually.