Poll Results: What was baby’s independent playtime length for 0-3 months?

Results: None: 31 votes (8%) 5-10 minutes: 187 votes (50%) 10-20 minutes: 152 (41%) Total of 370 votes RELATED POSTS/BLOG LABELS Poll Results Independent Playtime Reminder: You can leave comments on poll… View Post

McKenna Baby Summary: Week 35

Do you realize that McKenna turned 8 months old at the end of this week?!?!?!? I couldn’t believe it. Really couldn’t. I thought for sure she must have been turning… View Post

The Timer

The timer is a wonderful tool for you to use with your children from babyhood on up through childhood. Here are some examples of how you can use the timer… View Post

Index: Independent Play

Independent Playtime Overview Benefits of Independent Play Baby Whisperer: Playing Independently Benefits of Independent Play  In Action: Love of Independent Playtime  Word to the Weary: Independent Play Implementing Independent Play… View Post

The Baby Whisperer: Playing Independently

image source In The Baby Whisperer Solves All Your Problems, Tracy Hogg says that playing independently is a cornerstone of emotional fitness. She also points out that a child will… View Post

Newborn Summary: Week 11

at a family reunion This is a summary for McKenna age 10-11 weeks, or the eleventh week. The week we had some interesting disruptions to sleep. It appears that McKenna… View Post

Roomtime: Structured Playtime Alone

Learn all about what roomtime is, where to have roomtime, and how to implement this structured playtime alone with your child.  I always say one of my favorite aspects of… View Post