What’s the best way to address a child’s whining?

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At times, I have found that the best way is to stop doing whatever you're doing and listening to what your kid is saying. Children usually cry/whine for a reason. If they want to be picked up, stop for a while, get to their level and give them a tight hug. Before you know, the kid would be happy, smiling and wanting you to let her go :)) Really, we, as adults, underestimate kids. We should take the time out and listen to whatever they have to say. Kids love it when they are being talked to and when adults try to understand them.

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