how will my kids benefit from minimalism

SFP 15: How Will My Kids Benefit from Minimalism?


The kids of today need minimalism. In this episode I am sharing with you some of the benefits of minimalism with kids and family. Highlights: What is minimalism? Four benefits for our children. Show Notes/Links Does your Kids Have Shiny Object Syndrome Why Kids Need Fewer Toys Research: Children learn better in simple, clean spaces …

SFP 14 : How Do I Put an End to Food Throwing?


Kids shouldn’t be playing with their food. That means making a mess should be the exception, not the expectation. In this episode I will discuss how to handle throwing and playing with food at mealtime. Highlights: Understand the motive Control of Error The Food Time-Out Show Notes/Links: How to Get Kids to Stop Throwing and …

How can I get my toddler to go to bed

SFP 13 : How Can I Get My Kid to Go to Bed?


It can be hard to get kids to go to bed. In today’s episode, I am answering a question about how to get a child to go to bed (and stay in bed). Highlights: Bring the positive energy. Pattern your days for success. Get kids to stay in bed

SFP 12 : How Do I Teach My Kid To Share?


Sharing is hard. In this episode, I am explaining why sharing can be such a struggle for young kids. I will also introduce the strategy that we use at home to handle sharing easily and effectively. Highlights Why it’s so hard for kids to share Walk a mile in their shoes The Method: How do …

How do I stop my kid when she misbehaves?

SFP 11 : How Do I Stop My Kid From Misbehaving?


Our kid’s behavior can be frustrating–particularly when they won’t “stop” when we ask them to stop. Today we are talking about why it’s so hard to get kids to “knock it off” and how we can handle these situations with success. Highlights A new lens to view behavior Inertia–and how it applies to kid behavior …

How Do I Get Started With a Small Wardrobe?

SFP 10 : How Do I Get Started With a Small Wardrobe?


I got rid of my oversized¬†wardrobe in favor of creating a tiny collection of clothing articles that I really love. This has been an amazing change in my life. In this episode, I will share with you how I got started and some of my favorite things. The Highlights Why I¬†made the switch to a …