May 17, 2021

Creating a calm down corner for your child is so easy! We recently set up a space for our girls to use in their bedroom after finding that our eldest daughter needed some extra support after a big day at school. In our blog this week, I’m going to walk you through the benefits of

Read More

March 29, 2021

There’s no denying that books are a wonderful tool for supporting our little learners through tricky feelings! Over my years as a teacher and parent, I’ve curated quite the collection of books all about feelings and emotions. Today I’d like to share some of my favourite books for teaching feelings and emotions with you! Kindness

Read More

October 26, 2020

There’s one question that pops into my inbox more often than any other question. “How do I get my child to play independently?” Sometimes we all wish our little learners could just play independently without constantly needing us to entertain them. So today I’m going to give you 3 quick tips to support your child

Read More

August 24, 2020

Have you ever spent hours preparing a beautiful invitation to play only for your child to play for approximately 6.35 seconds? Maybe you’ve spent a small fortune on beautiful open-ended toys for your child to show absolutely no interest. Or maybe you keep finding your toddler playing in the dogs water bowl or throwing their

Read More

July 6, 2020

As an early years teacher, I have curated quite the selection of puzzles for my own little learners. This week, I’ve put together a video sharing some of our favourite puzzles for babies, toddlers and preschoolers! One of the most frequently asked questions I received around puzzles was What age should I introduce puzzles? How

Read More