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.
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 takes a lot of effort to replace an old habit (Donuts!) with a new one (No Donuts!). The process of making such change is