Kids seem to always do the exact opposite of what you ask them. If you force them to sit down with a book, it’s unlikely they’ll want to do it. However, if you trick them into cultivating an actual love of reading, they’ll end up even doing it behind your back. These parents found the sneakiest hacks to keep their kids on reading and away from screens.
The Flashlight That Never Dies
If they’re at the age where they still believe in Santa Claus and the Tooth Fairy, what’s one more mystical creature that magically always keeps the flashlight from going out?
This isn’t a hard trick to pull off as long as you remember to switch out the batteries often enough.