The Best Snow Clothes for the Family

We have long winters at my house. We typically have snow on the ground most every day December-February. It is common to start the snow pack in November and say… View Post


The second element to the Babywise routine is “Wake.” Official wake time includes feeding time, dressing time, bathing time, playing time…all time awake in between naps is your waketime. Because… View Post

25 Ways to Bond with Your Kids: That Don’t Involve Play! {BFBN Week}

Today we are hearing from Emily at The Journey of Parenthood. She is talking about 25 things you can do with your children that don’t involve sitting down and playing… View Post

Surviving Bad Weather {With Kids}

Sir Ranulph Fiennes is quoted as saying, “There is no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing.” This quote is also attributed as being a Scandinavian proverb and is… View Post

Waketime/Playtime Index

Free Playtime Free Playtime  The Importance of Free Play Time {and ideas for fitting it in} General Info Baby Whisperer: Learning Triangle  How to Organize a Playgroup Playtime: Don’t Over Stimulate … View Post

Play and Your Preschooler

A child’s job is to play. As adults, we might think of play as nothing more than recreational fun, but for a child, it is much more than that. On… View Post

Learning Triangle for Babies

Learning Triangle for Babies. Know what your baby is capable of focusing on and learning developmentally so you don’t overwhelm baby. Tracy Hogg has a rule for what you give… View Post