Extract from The Waldorf Connection
Rhythm is the foundation for providing a stable & stress-free environment for your family. And it makes everything so much easier.
I could go on and on about the benefits of a strong rhythm. It is the “key” to a happy household.
A good daily rhythm supports YOU the Mom! Here’s how:
*Frees Your Energy-No more spending all your time wondering what is coming up next in your day. Having a daily rhythm will free up your energy. Having a plan already in place give you freedom knowing all is taken care of.
*Less Stress- Knowing you have it together gives you piece of mind, less stress and a chance to breathe. Everything won’t always be perfect, but with a plan to start with there is a much better chance!
*More Focus: Having peace of mind will allow your thoughts to be present and mindful with what you are currently doing. (Not thinking of the errand you forgot to run or chicken you forgot to thaw out).
*More Fun Sprinkled in: Once your basic pieces of the day are mapped out, you will find opportunities to add some fun! Use your precious time for activities you love because you know the rest is all set.
Rhythm Support your Kids too:
*Kids thrive on a secure environment.
*They love knowing that YOU have it under control.
*A peaceful, flowing home allows them to play fully without worry.
*Reduces discipline issues because the routine is set and it just becomes “what you do.”
*Their activities are more balanced into a “in and out” rhythm.
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Acorns: a gentle nurturing environment for babies and young children.