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If you are a blog reader or Facebook user, you’ve probably already heard some noise about Facebook decreasing the number of posts you see in your feed. Based on Facebook stats, I’ve noticed fewer of you seeing my posts and interacting. I engage with my readers a ton on Facebook because I love the community ... Read more...

Toy Rotation – The Rest of The Story

Toy Organization & Rotation

In my post Shopping in Your Toy Closet I explain how rotating toys can benefit your family in so many ways, particularly in deepening your child’s experiences and increasing focus and learning during play. Then in How to Rotate Toys I share a simple toy rotation method. Fantastic. But, some of you still had some great questions ... 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...

Up Mt. Frustration

Learning, Frustration, & The Sweet Spot

As parents we have a very difficult time seeing our children in challenging situations. We want to feed them when they’re hungry, comfort them when they’re sad, and keep them happy at all times. But we honestly know that keeping them happy at all times is impossible, and that it’s more important to teach them ... Read more...