8 Clever Ways to Sneak in a Nap While 'Playing' With Your Kids

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Have you ever tricked your child in order to sneak in a nap? Bear with me, I’m not talking about a full-fledged lie here, rather a little bending of the truth with regards to the exact nature of the game you’re playing together so that you can get some much-needed rest. At this point, you’re probably either thinking I’m a lunatic or you’re energetically nodding your head in TOTAL recognition -- so assuming you belong to the latter category, let’s discuss 8 of the best ways to camouflage your own downtime while your toddler thinks you’re fully engaged in a super meaningful Mommy/child activity.

 

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