Pretend Play and Its Importance to Development

Pretend play, or role playing is a recent developmental milestone Roo has hit at age two. It began with talking to her dolls and stuffed animals, instead of simply carrying them around. I would overhear her reenacting moments from our day with them. "No, no, Bear. That's bad!" "Ssshhh, Baby. It's night-night time." "C'mon, Dolly. [...]

Homeschooling Adventure

Roo just turned two, which is the age it seems most people start sending their kids to preschool.  With school starting either this week, or last week, depending on where you live, I thought now would be a good time to let you know about my newest adventure with Roo. I can't imagine sending Roo [...]