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December 24, 2017

I love Sunday workouts. Chill out, good music, coffee in between.

My today looks like this.

Strength oriented. I don’t care about hypertrophy. I’d like to develop some skills this year so I need the strength first. 477 more words


What is unique about playwork?

At the launch of the Playwork Foundation in November 2017, Professor Fraser Brown described the elements of playwork practice that he identifies as unique within the children’s workforce, using playwork stories to illustrate each point. 293 more words


Food and Events in Cubicleland

Hello? Anyone out there in cubicle land? I got cookies here… Is that an echo I hear…I hear…I hear? 783 more words

Children's Ministry training

As a life long Youth Worker I have not often given too much thought to children’s ministry. I know, it’s almost shameful to admit! My interest in it began, as with many others, when I had my own children and began to look around at what my children were being taught in Sunday School and other settings in church. 207 more words


Anti-system connections

In stepping back to analyse recent events in our lives, sometimes strangely fluid — if not entirely lucid — patterns start to show themselves. I don’t know if there’s been a subconscious pull towards certain reading matter as of late, or if other mystic forces are at play (no, I don’t believe in deities), but a majority of what I’ve picked up and read lately seems to be blaring and reflecting back at me my recent concerns of ‘playworker as anti-system’. 1,194 more words


A new beginning for playwork?

The world’s only professor of playwork, Fraser Brown of Leeds Beckett University, welcomed the launch of the new Playwork Foundation at a special event in London last week. 1,339 more words

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Playwork foundation launches at London event

The Playwork Foundation was launched as a membership organisation at a special event in London last week.

The Playwork Foundation finally opened for business last week at a special launch event in London. 623 more words