The Importance of Independent Play

Moms and dads often feel guilty if they aren’t occupying their baby’s attention day and night. Because a baby’s small and not yet self-sufficient, there is a tendency to feel that our little ones must be entertained all the time. Although it may seem counterintuitive, giving your baby some “breathing room” can actually be good for both parent and child.

As long as your baby is in an area that’s self-contained, protected, and baby-proofed (as well as within your sight), … Read More...