Improv & Play
Ideas for incorporating improv or play into your life. Lots of practical, yet playful ideas.
A tantrum is a loss of control. It is being emotionally dysregulated, for 10 seconds, for 10 minutes. Here are 3 effective steps to take when confronted with a tantrum, whether it’s your child’s, your partner’s or your own.
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All ages tips for navigating relationships to our screens.
Some ideas for addressing the nose pickers in your family.
5 tips from improv pros!
Sharing is hard. And hard to teach with patience. Here are three playful ideas for lightening up the mood around sharing.
You are a key player in your child's life.
Making meals more playful, even when you're in a hurry.
Video tip of a playful way to get out the door in the morning
Play your way into mindfulness.
If you're stuck in your serious place, we can help!
Want a playful, creative tool for avoiding fights with your kids? Try instant replay, a way for you - and your child - to give feedback without shame or punishment.
Introducing PLAY SPRAY.
For fending off aggressive, tension-filled moments. With one quick, refreshing spritz go from FIGHT to PLAY. An essential tool in your playful parenting tool kit. By Improv Parenting.
Follow along a preschool play day to learn what dinosaurs have to do with empathy and setting boundaries.
We believe in the power of play in every educational context. Read on for more information about early sports experiences and how play can be at the core of the experience.
Have trouble getting out the door with your 2 - 8 year-old?
Let the jacket come alive!
We all want to instill values like gratitude, empathy or honesty in our kids. But we're all making one glaring mistake.
Even if playfulness or spontaneity doesn't come naturally, PRACTICE is the answer. There are sweet rewards at the end of it.
Another playful way to deal with fairness and fighting.