7 reasons I want my kids awake after bedtime.
Picture it, you put your kids to bed. You’ve done the whole bedtime routine. Teeth were brushed, songs were sung, and hugs exchanged. You shut your child’s door ready to tackle the rest of your evening. When about 20 minutes later you hear a little voice singing from the bedroom. Your kid is not asleep. That’s okay. It happens to Ben a lot. I make sure he is indeed in bed, but then I leave him to his own devices. I actually think it is good for him to have this special time. There are benefits to this special time. Here are 7 reasons I want my kids awake after bedtime.