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Rotating Toys: the What, Why, and How?

“An avalanche of toys invites emotional disconnect and a sense of overwhelm.”

~Dr. Kim John Payne, author ‘Simplicity Parenting’

What is Toy Rotation?

Rotating toys is one of the easiest ways to deal with toy overload and it’s easier than you think! 480 more words

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Simplicity Parenting Workshop in the Greater Chicagoland Area

When my daughter Rachel (now 23) was 2 or 3 and not both side by side, she had two imaginary friends, one named Africa and the other named Beep.   513 more words

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Kim John Payne Talk: The Soul of Discipline | Root Parenting - Early child development research and insights

Here is a great article on discipline. It gives a lot of great things to think about and inspires one to want to learn more about Kim John Payne and Gordon Neufeld’s philosophies. 18 more words

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Sunday: A Day of Rest and Gratitude

Most of the things we need to be most fully
fully alive never come in busyness.
They grow in rest.

~Mark Buchanan~

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes… 103 more words