written by a kiddo for mommys, daddies and everyone else who tucks in kiddos at night.
Step 1: Find a Stuffed Animal If They Want It
Kiddos don't like sleeping alone.
Step 2: Stop What You're Doing and Look at Them
Look them in the face, put down your phone, you can even give them a kiss.
Step 3: Say Something Nice
Say something nice about how you had fun today, or they were good by being quiet, or make a funny face and make them smile.
Step 4: Kiss Any Boo Boos
Even hurt feelings, say sorry if you fight, tell them everything is okay.
Step 5: Make Sure the Blankets Are Tucked In
Even if it's perfect, make double sure. Tug it into place even if it's perfect.
Step 6: Now Say Goodnight
Kiddo will go to sleep feeling happy and safe -- most the time.