Playtime

Find ideas for playtime activities. Get ideas for the “wake” portion of your routine each day so you can set up a great daily schedule each day.

Independent Playtime {Poll Reslts Post}

Independent playtime is a super sanity-saver. The benefits of Independent Playtime are numerous, including helping your child learn to focus, be a problem solver, be independent, and to be happy with… View Post

Independent Playtime {Poll Discussion Post}

I have said it before and I will say it forever, one of the best things about the Babywise system is Independent Playtime. The benefits of Independent Playtime are numerous,… View Post

How To Child-Proof Your Space for Independent Playtime

Tips to make your child’s playing area completely safe to be able to play alone and unattended during the day for Independent Playtime. You may like the idea of your… View Post

Independent Playtime for the School-Aged Child

Independent Playtime is one of my favorite things from Babywise. What is not to love? Your child plays for about an hour a day–alone. This gives you an extra hour… View Post

How Independent Playtime Saved Our Homeschool

    What is Independent Playtime?   Beginning at birth, I teach my children to play independently throughout certain parts of their day. As a very young infant (birth to… View Post

The Importance of Free Play Time {and ideas for fitting it in}

It is easy to look at structured play and believe how good it is for kids. We can see value there. We seem to be discrediting the value of free… View Post

Room Time Setup

  I had a reader with a great idea for a blog post. She wanted to know how I had Brinley’s room set up for room time. I took some… View Post