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My step kids are coming to stay with us for a few months. Any advice on how to manage work from home with two kids under 9? This is a first for me.

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Summer camps? Can you and your husband get a flexible schedule so one adult is free for the most part to hang out with them- cook meals with them/garden/bike rides/parks. 1 hr of tv time 🤷🏽‍♀️

That would be nice! The one on one time bonding. Good luck to you. Just know the thought and effort is appreciated but keep in mind that when dealing with kids, it might not always go as you imagine. I would also follow big little feelings on Instagram if you can. They have some tricks to peacefully leave playground and to deal with tantrums.

How old are they exactly? Are they not going back to elementary school in August?

In a lot of places schools don’t start until September or after Labor Day

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