SFP 03 : How Do You Choose Great Toys?

How do you choose great toys? Toy minimalism

I am a huge advocate for kids having fewer toys–something I call toy minimalism. As we talked about in episode 2,  kids who have fewer toys play better and smarter. The key to having fewer toys is choosing the correct toys. In this episode we will talk about how to choose the best toys for your children.

The Highlights
  • Why does it matter which toys I choose?
  • Examples of great toys.
  • How to display or arrange toys and why it matters.
Show Notes and Links

Why Your Kids Need Fewer Toys

Why I Got Rid of The Toys (photos of our play space)

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Denaye Barahona

Denaye Barahona is a loving wife and mama of two. She's a therapist for moms, an author, and the host of the top-ranked Simple Families Podcast. Denaye holds a Ph.D. in Child Development and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She has been featured on the likes of The Today Show, Netflix, The Wall Street Journal, Real Simple, Forbes, and numerous other media outlets.