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The spaces in our homes are often a reflection of the world around us. Maintaining an environment that is clutter-free can be as challenging as when we try to manage the chaos of our calendars. Life is busy. The world moves fast. Our days are full. These are the realities that we face. As parents, navigating is hard enough. For children, schedules like the ones we face can be overwhelming.

SIMPLIFYING SPACES FOR PLAY

The spaces in our homes are often a reflection of the world around us. Maintaining an environment that is clutter-free can be as challenging as when we try to manage the chaos of our calendars. Life is busy. The world moves fast. Our days are full. These are the realities that we face. As parents, navigating is hard enough. For children, schedules like the ones we face can be overwhelming.

One of the tools we invite you to use with your children are Feeling Stones. A simple everyday way to talk about our emotions, Feeling Stones are easy to make and offer a wonderful starting point for conversation with your children.

FEELING STONES

One of the tools we invite you to use with your children are Feeling Stones. A simple everyday way to talk about our emotions, Feeling Stones are easy to make and offer a wonderful starting point for conversation with your children.

Emotional Intelligence is one of the most important parts of our growth and development as human beings. People spend their entire lives striving to be more emotionally connected and well.

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

Emotional Intelligence is one of the most important parts of our growth and development as human beings. People spend their entire lives striving to be more emotionally connected and well.

Developing an awareness and understanding that as human beings emotions are a part of who we are, empowers children to become well-connected to feelings of acceptance, self-worth, compassion, and empathy for themselves and others.

ACCEPTANCE, SELF-WORTH, COMPASSION & EMPATHY

Developing an awareness and understanding that as human beings emotions are a part of who we are, empowers children to become well-connected to feelings of acceptance, self-worth, compassion, and empathy for themselves and others.

Part of nurturing children well is connected to how we nourish their whole being. Nurturing the emotional pillar of children involves many things including helping them to recognize and express their feelings in healthy ways. It is sometimes the case for children (and adults!) to try and move away from big feelings such as sadness, anger, or fear as many of these types of emotions require much energy and attention.

EMBRACING EMOTIONS

Part of nurturing children well is connected to how we nourish their whole being. Nurturing the emotional pillar of children involves many things including helping them to recognize and express their feelings in healthy ways. It is sometimes the case for children (and adults!) to try and move away from big feelings such as sadness, anger, or fear as many of these types of emotions require much energy and attention.

At Nurtured Inspirations, we talk a lot about mindfulness, well-being, and the Seven Pillars of Well-Nurtured Children. From our perspective, the seven pillars we must nourish include the emotional, social, physical, intellectual, moral, spiritual, and nature aesthetic pillars. Nourishing each of these seven pillars is one empowering way we can support the growth and development of the whole being of children.

NURTURE THE EMOTIONAL PILLAR IN CHILDREN

At Nurtured Inspirations, we talk a lot about mindfulness, well-being, and the Seven Pillars of Well-Nurtured Children. From our perspective, the seven pillars we must nourish include the emotional, social, physical, intellectual, moral, spiritual, and nature aesthetic pillars. Nourishing each of these seven pillars is one empowering way we can support the growth and development of the whole being of children.

As parents, it is critical to offer and to explore environments that welcome learning, invite interaction, and open doors to possibilities alongside our children. When we do this, we nurture the confidence, imagination, and innovative thinking we want to see in our children.

CREATING INVITATIONS FOR OUTDOOR PLAY

As parents, it is critical to offer and to explore environments that welcome learning, invite interaction, and open doors to possibilities alongside our children. When we do this, we nurture the confidence, imagination, and innovative thinking we want to see in our children.

If you are interested in learning more about creating time and space for outdoor play for your child, we invite you to download our Nature Play Bundle. In this downloadable bundle, you will find plenty of ideas that parents and educators can use to invite children to play outdoors and nurture their nature aesthetic pillar while sparking curiosity, independence, and adventure. Share your experiences with outdoor play to Instagram and be sure to tag me @nurturedinspirations in your post.

MORE ABOUT NURTURING CHILDREN THROUGH OUTDOOR PLAY

If you are interested in learning more about creating time and space for outdoor play for your child, we invite you to download our Nature Play Bundle. In this downloadable bundle, you will find plenty of ideas that parents and educators can use to invite children to play outdoors and nurture their nature aesthetic pillar while sparking curiosity, independence, and adventure. Share your experiences with outdoor play to Instagram and be sure to tag me @nurturedinspirations in your post.