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An introduction to Simplicity Parenting with author Kim John Payne

Right now there's a silent war being waged...
                                              against childhood.

Today's children are getting involved in too much too fast.

  • Violin lessons
  • Tutoring
  • Play Dates
  • Soccer Practice
                                                 ... The list is endless!


Best selling author, Kim John Payne discusses his origins in Simplicity Parenting and why its so important for you as a parent to reclaim space and freedom for your children so they can flourish.

Want to learn more about Simplicity Parenting?
Kim John Payne will be giving a lecture at Mountain Laurel Waldorf School in New Paltz on March 16 at 6:30pm. Tickets are available for purchase on the Mountain Laurel Waldorf School website.



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