Stages of Play Development: What they are and why they matter
Family & Motherhood

Stages of Play Development: What they are and why they matter

In this post: We’ll discuss Mildred Parten’s 6 stages of play development and why they are important when it comes to understanding child development and parenting young children. Mildred Parten Newhall was an American sociologist who was credited as one of the first researchers to investigate play and how it shapes childhood development.  Her research…

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How to Achieve Big Goals – Planning to Build the Life You Want

In this post: Learn the secret of how to turn your dreams into reality with a framework for success.  What’s your someday list look like? Someday, I’ll work for myself.I’ll lose the weight someday.Someday I’ll finish my degree.I’ll make time for travel, someday. Someday, I’ll {enter your own deferred dream here} Chances are, you have…

Decluttering Clothes {step-by-step guide to a pain-free purge}
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Decluttering Clothes {step-by-step guide to a pain-free purge}

What’s inside: learn why decluttering clothes can be hard, and the 5 step process you can take to finally declutter your wardrobe and love your closet again. The struggle with wardrobe decluttering When it comes to decluttering and simplifying your home, decluttering clothing is one of the hardest obstacles for many people.  On the surface,…

How Do I Start Living as a Minimalist? – 10 Essential Ways to Simplify
Minimalism

How Do I Start Living as a Minimalist? – 10 Essential Ways to Simplify

What’s Inside: I answer the question, “How do I start living as a minimalist?” with 10 basic essentials to incorporate into your life, plus tips to simplify your home & time. You’re exhausted.  Your to-do list is never-ending.  Your calendar is stuffed. Then again, so is your house.  It’s cluttered, chaotic, and not the peaceful…