FISH! Philosophy – Play: Especially When You Don’t Feel Like It…

For adults, when play is the last thing you feel like doing, that is when you should play the most…

Play is something children don’t have to learn how to do but it is something we have to help them continue to do as they grow up so they don’t forget how to do it when they become adults. Not only is it just fun, it’s important for healthy child development. Even though I don’t have to teach it to them, I need to model it so that my boys know that even adults need to play because…

FISH - Play

So even on the days when I don’t feel like it, we get out there and play together – extended family included…

Play!

And I find that whenever I do take the time out to play, I always feel much better for it.

Published by Shen-Li

SHEN-LI LEE is the author of “Brainchild: Secrets to Unlocking Your Child’s Potential”. She is also the founder of Figur8.net (a website on parenting, education, child development) and RightBrainChild.com (a website on Right Brain Education, cognitive development, and maximising potentials). In her spare time, she blogs on Forty, Fit & Fed, and Back to Basics.

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