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Drew Barrymore reveals brilliant hack for tackling toddler tantrums

Prima (UK) logo Prima (UK) 11/06/2018 Roshina Jowaheer

Actress Drew Barrymore has shared a parenting hack for bubbles as a cheap way to stop toddler tantrums: Drew Barrymore's trick for toddler tantrums © Dimitrios Kambouris / Staff - Getty Images Drew Barrymore's trick for toddler tantrums Drew Barrymore has shared a cheap parenting tip for stopping toddler tantrums and her fans have gone wild for the easy trick.

The actress, 43, revealed that giving your toddler bubbles was the answer when your little one is throwing a strop.

She posted the advice from the @seedlingsgroup Instagram account and wrote: ‘This was a great tip from them. The post said... Summer toddler tip: “keep bubbles on hand.

‘“You cannot tantrum if you are breathing and you cannot blow bubbles without breathing. You can’t tantrum while smiling and you can’t catch bubbles without lots of smiles. Quick distraction to get back to calm”.’

The mum-of-two added: ‘These are things I really needed as a new parent and I still marvel at them. I have worked with seedlings since my kids were born and still seek their advice regularly. They also make me feel not alone as a parent as well with relatable humor.’

Parents responded to the useful tip and praised Drew for sharing the advice.

User mediummoniquemosher wrote: ‘This is a fantastic way to get them out of their storm and pull them back into your calm. Yes!! Love this.’

Megandmaxi said: ‘This is a great idea! I have never thought of carrying bubbles with me. Very smart! Thank you for the advice’.

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