A Friday Perspective

A Friday Perspective is written by Annie Friday and focuses on self-care, stress management, early learning, and play.

Please Stop Over-scheduling Your Child Because You Need Friends
Please Stop Over-scheduling Your Child Because You Need Friends
I was recently interviewed about a non-profit group that I’m part of that focuses on the connections and camaraderie of motherhood – mom to mom. In other words, “my mommy group.” It occurred to me that this is the key to my moms’ group that is very different from other groups I see advertised. I think the reason is meaningful enough to share with all of you too.
Keep Play In The Early Childhood Classroom As Part Of Your Self-Care Plan
There’s an alarming trend in early childhood education that began in the early elementary years and is seeping down to the preschool years. The pushdown of academics has led to a near extinction of play in the early childhood classroom. Sound dramatic? Well, it is.
It's Bigger Than Self-care
It’s Bigger Than Self-care
Self-care became a big buzz term several years back. It seemed all of the sudden on social media everyone was talking self-care. As of today, there are over 23 million posts on Instagram with the hashtag “selfcare.” Even Barbie is now getting in on the self-care game.
A Friday Perspective
Self-care became a big buzz term several years back. It seemed all of the sudden on social media everyone was talking self-care. As of today, there are over 23 million posts on Instagram with the hashtag “selfcare.” Even Barbie is now getting in on the self-care game.