The summer is undoubtedly a testing time for any parent. While it’s great to see your child spending time exploring the great outdoors, it’s fair to say the sudden rise in temperature brings with it a unique set of challenges.
My little one, in particular, seems to be in the wars at this time of the year. The sudden rush of adrenaline he seems to get from playing outdoors quickly fades away thanks to the zapping heat. If I don’t keep my eyes peeled on him at all times, he’s an accident waiting to happen.
The good news, however, is that there are a number of preliminary steps that I’ve learnt to take over the years that have helped make the season much less stressful.
To help your little ones avoid any seasonal mishaps, I’ve brought together five of the most important things to take into consideration during the summer, below: