Posts Tagged "violin"

Two Sticks and a Do-Over

Two Sticks and a Do-Over

We were on our way to a shop. The ground was covered by fresh snow, and my two sons (4 yr and 18 mo) were scribbling pictures into snowdrifts with sticks they found under the old chestnut tree. They were laughing, running, having fun. Before we entered the shop, I asked boys to find a place to leave their sticks. Mike, the older one, placed his stick on the stone fence. George followed his...

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Playful CAN DOs

Playful CAN DOs

"Uppy! Uppy!" From the time they can talk, kids beg to be held. Physical contact with the added element of play can continue to meet your child's needs for experience, connection and power throughout childhood.  Contact is the perfect addition to almost any CAN DO you offer your child. Here are two parent stories from Dr. Lawrence Cohen's Playful Parenting newsletter, reprinted with permission,...

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