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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...

Call For Toy Rotation Experts (You!)

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Over and over I get questions about my Toy Rotation. You all have asked me, what about… Multiple kids. You’ve wanted to know over and over how many toys should you have out if you have multiple kids (different ages, boys and girls, twins, etc). Sets. One mom specifically asked for a boy toy example. She ... Read more...

Why Your Toys Need A Makeover

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Audrey, our Little Stories Toy Makeover Contest Recipient, was overwhelmed and drowning in toys. She has a 3 year-old daughter and keeps two children (a 2 year-old and a 5 month-old) all throughout the week. As she and I sat down together over Skype to begin the Big Sort, the task seemed endless. She emptied ... Read more...

Win A Toy Makeover

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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...

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

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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...