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I have a two year old who will not leave cords alone, any suggestions

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My two year old son will not leave cords alone. He wants to constantly unplug and plug them back in no matter how many times I tell him no. If anyone has any suggestions to help me get him to stop, I would love to hear them. I'm so affraid he will get hurt that I have no lamps plugged in right now, which makes seeing very difficult.

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If you can try putting a shelf or an object in front of the plug-in. When there's nothing in the plug-in you should covers on them, if you don't already. Another thing you can try, I have only heard of them, but there are some covers that close when the plugs pulled  out.  This is suppose to make it harder to open them again as you need to slide them open. Thoughts hope you are able to find something.
cover the cords using furniture or the like. instead of just telling him no, try smacking the top of his hand and very firmly tell him no, while making eye contact. it sounds severe, but i promise it won't take him long to figure out that his behavior is not getting him anywhere.

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