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Friends, not rivals. Stop the sibling rivalry this summer with 5 strategies

Sibling rivalry is inevitable in the summertime.

School is out, the family is together…and the kids are fighting. With all the fun summer brings, the added togetherness can bring out the rivalry between siblings. Make this summer break a peaceful one by helping the kids get along.

Dr. Joyce Sibbett shares five ways to handle sibling arguments. One major thing that will help is creating a routine. If kids can predict their environment, fights are less likely to break out. When sibling rivalry does get the better of them, a peace table is a great spot for them to work things out.

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