3 Playful Ways to Approach Sharing

Do you steal the covers from your bed partner? Or have a hard time sharing coffee or other valuable resources, like chocolate? 

Limited resources are inevitable. We can't (and shouldn't) always run out to get another of that shiny, sparkly thing that everyone wants at the same time.

What better place to practice those lifelong lessons of sharing and turn-taking than at home. Most of us feel tapped out by the challenges of sibling rivalry or even an individual child constantly asking for whatever we have. 

Consider these three playful approaches to resolving conflict over sharing. 

The preschooler wants MY chocolate. 

The preschooler wants MY chocolate. 

Keren Gudeman

Minneapolis, Minnesota