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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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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September 20, 2021

We have three very busy, energetic children in our home. One of their favourite things to do is take apart our lounge and create all kinds of obstacle courses. They’re constantly seeking out opportunities to climb all.the.things or jump off furniture. They literally BOUNCE off the walls – especially with one of our children being

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August 9, 2021

If you’ve been following us for a while, you’ll know that our kids spend a lot of time outside in our backyard. When we bought our home, we knew the outside play spaces would be the top of our priority list and we couldn’t wait to start planning what our yard would look like! We’ve

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June 28, 2021

Dr. Maria Montessori, an Italian educator & physician, described a “Prepared Environment” as a space specially created, keeping in mind the developmental needs of a child. She mentions in her book ‘The Secret of Childhood’ that “The first aim of the Prepared Environment is, as far as it is possible, to render the growing child

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