Simplicity Parenting

API Reads: Chapter 1 of Simplicity Parenting – Finishing up

September 24, 2015
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In Chapter 1 of Simplicity Parenting, part of what author Kim John Payne does is give short glimpses into the world of a few children that would be labeled with psychiatric disorders. He points out that we all have quirks and this includes children as well. These quirks become more pronounced under stressful circumstances. So […]

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API Reads: Simplicity Parenting – Chapter 1

September 22, 2015

So far in Chapter 1 of Simplicity Parenting I have read how we as a society are encroaching on taking away the innocence of childhood. We do this by giving them an unfiltered world. We then bring these stresses to our families as we go about our every day lives. Two passages that stood out to […]

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Simplicity Parenting: Who are you as a family?

September 10, 2015

We have started to read Simplicity Parenting by Kim John Payne. The introduction immediately had me riveted as he explained the need for simplicity, what it means, and what is being done to our families. I just loved reading this: “As parents, we’re the architects of our family’s daily lives. We build a structure for […]

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