If you are a mother, knowing tips for shopping with kids will come in handy whether you are grocery shopping or leisurely shopping.Keep on reading to find out my tips for shopping with kids, and remember that these tips are tried and true!
SHOPPING WITH OLDER KIDS
Shopping with older kids can sometimes be a bit more challenging since you can’t really put them in the cart with you. Here’s a great way to keep older kids occupied. I even let them pick their Dad’s MK watches.
THE REWARDS SYSTEM
Throughout all of history, nothing has worked better to give kids incentive than promising them a treat if they behave well.
AMUSE YOUR KIDS WHILE SHOPPING
One way you can keep your kids busy and quiet while you shop is to take along a grab bag. You can fill it full of favorite toys and little books or things you know will keep your kids’ attention.
CHECKOUT LANE CHALLENGES
The checkout lane can be a mom’s worse nightmare. All the candy and toys just begging to be noticed never escape the eyes of little children!
SATISFY BASIC NEEDS FIRST
An easy way to make sure that your kids aren’t cranky or irritable while you shop is to make sure they have been fed and had a good nap before you head out the door.