I help screen-conscious parents prioritize play and real-life learning.

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Hi! I'm Alanna, the founder of Play. Learn. Thrive.™

I'm a former teacher and mom of four. I have a master's in education, over a decade of experience in the classroom, and a passion for helping parents.

Play. Learn. Thrive.™ was founded to help families prioritize play, exploration, and learning through real-life experiences.

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My six-pillar approach to parenting fosters the natural progression of child development. It will make you a more confident parent and equip you with the tools to raise socially and emotionally intelligent kids who thrive.

You need this FREE 50 Screen-Free Activities list like yesterday

Are you looking for ways to cut back on screen time? This list of 50 SUPER SIMPLE activities will get your kiddos off screens and playing for hours! #winning

Recent Work

A Low-Prep Activities Membership for Screen Conscious Parents

The Unplugged Membership

The Unplugged Membership is your key to shifting from feelings of overwhelm and the pressure of constantly entertaining your child to a sense of confidence. You’ll be reassured that your child is learning essential life skills through simple day-to-day activities.