Quarantine is a blessing in disguise
Our dynamic goodness partner, Neha Tathed truly believes that Quarantine is a blessing in disguise!!
In our hectic life, we don’t often get time to spend with our little ones. This is the best time to make beautiful memories with them.
Here is the list of activities to engage your little one and celebrate quarantine together:
A. Family bond and values:
a. Eat together to make your child value family bonds and to teach them table manners
b. Pray together to make them understand our values and culture
c. Connect with their cousins through a video call, this will make create a strong bond with the extended family
d. Take your little one through your precious memories like talking to them and show them your photos or videos
B. Play and learn:
a. You can ask children to help you in your daily chore-like, putting things back in their place, setting up the dining table, doing laundry and dishes, cleaning their cupboard or shelves, it will reinstate responsibility
b. let your children explore the creative side within them by drawing, coloring, painting, making cards for their friends and family, or with some beautiful craft activities
c. Let the little ones be messy with some homemade dough, slime or moon sand
d. Read books to them, let them image the beauty of the world through it. Set up a cozy corner at home and fill in different books for them to read
e. Introduce them to flameless cooking experience like preparing bhel, dressing a salad and making smoothies, etc
f. Engage them with gardening activities which will connect them to nature
C. Quality time:
a. Start exercising with your children, it is super fun and not at all tiring
b. Make the bath time more fun by adding fun elements like bubbles, bath toys, and water balloons or let them wash their toys and ride on it
c. Dance and sing with your children and match their tune and energy
d. Enjoy with your child by playing board games and indoor games like carom, chess.
e. Get neuralgic by celebrating your childhood with them by playing role plays. It could be a favorite character from a book or it could be from our childhood memories like (Teacher-teacher, Doc-doc, etc)
f. Cuddle your precious bundle of joy and treasure all the memories for the rest of your lives