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The Power of Free Play & Why I Believe in It | Melissa & Doug Blog
At Melissa & Doug, we’re on a mission to change the world’s way of thinking about childhood and play. Our go-go-go culture today risks turning childhood into a job. Over-scheduled, over-tested, overprotected, or overdosing on digital diversions—kids are missing the kind of unstructured “free play” that helps them grow up to be confident, creative, and fulfilled. It’s this kind of kid-powered play that fuels the innovators of tomorrow. Check out the benefits of Free Play and read about how to...