Podcast

What to do about kids who compare themselves to each other?

SFP 64: What to do about kids who compare themselves to others?

It can be hard to listen to our kids compare themselves to others. Today, we are discussing "social graces" in young childhood and how to support children through this challenge.

How do you refuse hand-me-downs?

SFP 63: How do you refuse hand-me-downs?

In today's episode we discuss hand-me-downs. It can be hard/awkward to refuse a generous offer from a family member or friend--so today we talk about doing it graciously. We also discuss best tips for keeping a kid's wardrobe simple.

What are your thoughts on horseplay?

SFP 62: What are your thoughts on rowdy play?

Rowdy play can be scary for parents to watch, but this type of play has huge benefits for our kids. In today's episode we are discussing the benefits of horseplay.

How do you keep a routine when you are away from home?

SFP 61: How do you keep a routine when away from home?

Keeping kids on a schedule while traveling is difficult. In today's episode, we discuss the importance of children getting good sleep--regardless of where they are lying their heads.

What are your thoughts on managing Legos?

SFP 60: What are your thoughts on managing Legos?

Today we are talking about Lego overload and how to contain it all. We also discuss great toys for older kids. LINKS:  The Toy Detox

How do you survive with a kid who can't be contained?

SFP 59: How do you survive with a kid who can't be contained?

In today's episode, we discuss how to manage kids who don't like to be contained: whether it be in the carseat, the shopping cart, or the stroller. Today's sponsor: KIND snacks [more details here]