The draft article has a section on encouraging creative, independent play. Here is Verti in her play waka, next to a patch of her favorite food: strawberries. She is making her sign for "more", and pointing to what she wants more of.
"That's what I want."
Also, here is a before and after shot of a garlic bed.
July, 2013: Cheerful observer.
November, 2013: Eager helper.