Day: August 1, 2018

6 toys that encourage creative outdoor play

After reading Simplicity Parenting by Kim John Payne we did some major toy purging in our house.  We have never been excessive toy buyers and tried to keep to a one in/one out mentality for most things, but the book changed our perspective on the type of toys to keep around. We now shop with […]

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Why I Stopped Choosing a Word of the Year

I’ve never been very successful with the whole “word of the year” thing.  Sure I’ve tried a few times, but, without exception, at some point in the year the word I chose stops being the thing I really need to focus on. Has that ever happened to you? So, I’ve decided that I am going […]

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