Creative Adventuring: A Field Guide For an Inspired Life (Paperback)
Are you just going through the motions as a parent? Whether you're weighed down by the pressures to raise well-rounded kids or the joy has gone out of parenting for you, it doesn't have to be that way. Pivot the mundane day-to-day into a new way of living with Creative Adventuring
Jonathan Bitz was there - an overwhelmed, newly divorced father of three, all under age six. He knew there had to be a better way to live - for both he and his growing children. Using the natural curiosity of his children as a springboard, he developed a method to shift everyday routines into magical adventures built to foster lifelong inspired learners. With innovative planning, the joy of parenting can be renewed - strengthening relationships and allowing new adventures to fill family life.
Creative Adventuring will give you the tools to transform you and those you love. With child-lead learning as the core of this parenting approach, this guide will offer you road maps that will inspire your kids to explore the world around them each day. In sharing that journey with them, you will become the parent you wanted to be.
- The 12 Core Values that are the cornerstone to a Creative Adventuring lifestyle and the impact it will have on how you relate to your children.
- The power of child-led adventuring and the role you play as they explore.
- Easy-to-use checklists on the essentials and non-essentials for optimal adventuring.
- The questions to ask to turn simple time together into an adventure they'll always remember - and so will you.
- How to use adventuring to cultivate strong, resilient children with tools like adversity, problem solving, exploration, and more.
Creative adventuring is more than visiting a few parks - it's a lifestyle and parenting paradigm. If you want to raise kids who successfully navigate the world as adults, teach them how to be curious - the cornerstone of all learning and inspiration. And worry not - now you have Creative Adventuring to guide you step-by-step.