Passing forward this Simple Gift to inspire and encourage everyone on their naturally curious and creative P.L.A.Y. journey. 🙂
Making Memories = Nature + Play + Imagination
All Ages – Any Time!
Your childhood memory lane can be a wonderfully creative place to revisit and P.L.A.Y.
Think of how you enjoyed spending your childhood.
What made those moments sweet for you?
Was it a fresh box of crayons and a new coloring book?
Building mini-forts with blankets and couch cushions?
Bulldozing in the sandbox?
Reaching for the moon on a swing?
Time to revisit some of your magical moments.
Mud pies or sand castles? It is all up to you! 🙂
By spending a little time re-visiting those P.L.A.Y.-filled moments you are actually making space for new ideas to bubble up to the surface and express themselves in your creative adventures.
And yes, I mean truly revisiting them, both indoors and outdoors.
On the next rain or snow day pull the cushions off the couch, take a few sheets or blankets out and set up a fort. Complete the scene with a tea set and this time you can fill it with REAL tea! Now soak up the sounds of rain on the roof or watch the snowflakes float by and let your imagination engage for awhile.
Trust me, this will fill your tank with the simple gift of being present in the moment which leads to more creativity down the road.
Or go visit your childhood memory lane and chase a few fireflies and say hi to the man on the moon or whomever you see up in the sky on a warm summer’s night. Spy a shooting star on a cold winter’s eve as you cuddle up to a campfire with cocoa and marshmallows on hand.
Simply make the time to P.L.A.Y. – you and your creativity will be glad you did. ❤ ❤ ❤
Karen ;0) 🙂
Bonus = Be sure to bring along your favorite kiddo(s) to share in these magical experiences with you! ❤ ❤ ❤