April 14, 2023

Looking for books about ANZAC Day for your preschooler? As you may have discovered, most picture books about ANZAC Day are written for older children. As a teacher, I’ve found many great books for 6-12-year-olds which tell the story of ANZAC Day and I use these in the classroom every year. But what about the

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5 Books About ANZAC Day for Preschoolers

November 21, 2022

Whether you’ve been following me for a little while or a long while, you’ll know that I love all things sensory play! My belief is that sensory play is really the foundation for lifelong learning. It sets the scene for so many mathematical and scientific investigations and understandings! But above all of the developmental benefits

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Sensory Play gift ideas for the kids in your life

November 15, 2022

If you’ve been following along for a little while, you’ll know outdoor play is close to my heart! In fact, my husband Kurtis and I always knew we wanted our children to grow up surrounded by nature, just like we both did growing up on acreage as kids! I have very fond memories of playtime

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Our favourite outdoor toys for kids

July 25, 2022

So you want to add a dramatic play area to your home but you’re overwhelmed and don’t know where to begin? Getting started with Dramatic Play with your toddler and preschooler is easier than you think! Keep reading for some of my best tips and tricks to help you get started. But first, let’s chat

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Getting Started with Dramatic Play with Toddlers and Preschoolers

July 19, 2022

Wondering what the benefits of toy rotation are for your toddlers and preschoolers? Perhaps you’ve heard people talking about toy rotation and wondered if it’s something yo should consider for your little learners? Today I’d like to share why I’m such a big fan of toy rotation! Let’s explore why you should consider setting up

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Benefits of Toy Rotation for Toddlers and Preschoolers