Temper Tantrums: In public
Shopping can be an overwhelming experience for babies and young children. Children may be overstimulated by stores, and misbehave in response to this overstimulation.
It's not always easy to discipline a child while others are watching. However, it's important that you try to be consistent with what you would do at home. Often it may seem easier to look the other way or give in to a demanding child, rather than deal with it right there. However, inconsistency may encourage even more demanding behaviour in the future.
Here are some strategies you can try when going out, in order to prevent your child from having a tantrum: