Category Fill The Page Trainings

Win A Toy Makeover

Too Many Toys

I know many of you have thought about simplifying toys, rotating toys, or organizing toys, but haven’t taken the leap because you are just too overwhelmed. Well, good news is here. One lucky reader is going to win a toy makeover! Here’s how it will work… One of you will get me in-person or through ... Read more...

10 Ways to Practice Waiting

10 Ways to Practice Waiting

I know it seems like a cruel joke that I’ve kept you waiting so long for the last step of The Magic Of Waiting Series. Tonight I’m back, and to keep you busy, I’m going to give you ten ways (for YOU) to practice waiting. Just to clarify, this is a practice in patience for ... Read more...

Story Time! {5 Simple Steps to Better Engage Your Child In Books}

Reading Books

I’ve told you before that while the Little Stories concepts are not complicated, they can be difficult to implement. That’s mostly because change is hard. But even before the change is hard part, comes the “I just need to see these concepts in action so I can really get it” part. So, to show many of ... Read more...

The Perfect Pause

Wait Time

In A Magical Interaction we gave you step one in our series on waiting. We showed you what the magic looks like and highlighted the importance of giving your child space to initiate and respond. Now it’s time to perfect your timing to make sure there is space for the magic to happen. It’s time ... Read more...

A Magical Interaction

Interaction Magic

A beautifully balanced adult-child interaction can sometimes seem elusive. Especially when your child is young or not talking very much, waiting for her to take a turn can feel like torture. We are ever so ready to jump in and save, prompt, or question our silent child. But, since we are working on encouraging our ... Read more...