I wrote in a couple of posts that A and I have been limiting the minis’ screen time and encouraging them to really play. I’d like to think that we’ve succeeded in lessening our kids’ screen-dependence after almost two weeks of strict monitoring. The minis have been so into pretend play in the past few days. … Read moreIntroducing… The Super Minis!
It’s been a while since I last published a real blog post. By real, I mean, not an advertorial or a press release. That’s because I’ve been very busy ironing out the changes I will be doing on the blog. Yep. There will be changes. Clue 1: A new design. Clue 2: I’ve been painting. … Read moreWhat We’ve Been Up To: Encouraging Creative and Independent Play
We all know that we are not supposed to expose our children to the television for hours at a time. However, I have to admit that I still do this despite being warned about how the TV affects children — especially on days when I have a ginormous load of chores (mostly laundry) and a … Read moreHow The TV Affects Children & Our Creative Play Day
Daddy A and I were first introduced to the term ‘learning through play’ when we signed our Little Princess up for a membership in Gymboree. According to Wikipedia, “Learning through play is a term used in education and psychology to describe how a child can learn to make sense of the world around them. Through … Read moreLearning Through Play