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Distraction as a Discipline Tool? Um, No.

Distraction as a Discipline Tool? Um, No.

Notice how once a baby learns to crawl she gets her hands on everything in sight?  It’s a wonderful moment for your baby but parents scramble to figure out what to do about this little octopus.  “We just distract him away from the cord to play with something else,”  one father told me.”It works most of the time.”