Slow Down. Reconnect. It's Easier than You Think. The hectic pace of everyday life can keep families constantly on the go, but removing some of the frenzy is easyaif you just take a moment to slow down. Hit the pause button on all of life's daily distractions and reconnect with your family in familiar and exciting ways. Parenting and family expert Susan Sachs Lipman shows you the enormous benefits of having a slower paced, more connected family. Packed with simple, affordable, and delightful games, crafts, and activities, Fed Up with Frenzy will help you spend more distractionafree time with your children. Slow down and reconnect with your family by: ac Creating your own outdoor theater ac Experimenting with kitchen science ac Playing nature games ac Making placemats from fall leaves ac And more! qFed Up with Frenzy is a blueprint for any family that feels overwhelmed by the pace of contemporary life.q aDarell Hammond, Founder and CEO, KaBOOM! qThe heart of parenting is connection, but how do parents and children connect when they are going a mile a minute in different directions? Read this book, stop the frenzy, and reconnect.q aLawrence J. Cohen, PhD, author of Playful Parenting qFed up with Frenzy is a welcome corrective to a society that has turned childhood into a race to nowhere. With charm, energy and wit, Susan Lipman serves up a treasure trove of ideas to bring joy and sanity back to family life. Every parent needs a copy.qaCarl HonorAc, author of In Praise of Slowness and Under PressureWith older kids, bedtime can be a time when their guard is down enough to share theirexperiences and feelings in a meaningful way andgain your ... The stories themselves can bewhimsical, adventurous, or poetic, from picture books or chapter books. ... Inexplicably, at the age of two, she routinely asked for a bookthat was actually a facepainting instruction manual. I guess ... Create. FunBath. Games. and. Rituals. Bathing provides another opportunity for ritual, calming, bonding, and fun.
|Title||:||Fed Up with Frenzy|
|Author||:||Susan Sachs Lipman|
|Publisher||:||Sourcebooks, Inc. - 2012-08-01|