August 2, 2021

Storage and organisation is something that a lot of parents find overwhelming when it comes to their play spaces! Our little learners collect all kinds of small bits and pieces which can very quickly add up and make your spaces hard to keep organised. Today I’d like to share some of my personal favourite storage

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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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April 5, 2021

There’s nothing I love more than setting up my play space with so many wonderful invitations for my little learners. BUT… choosing the right shelves for your playroom can be hard! Do you need to buy something new, or should you re-use or re-purpose something you already have? How big should it be? How do

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September 5, 2020

At the start of the year, we moved into our forever home. We had a whole lot less storage than our old rental so our first job was adding some big wardrobes in our newly renovated home office. You can check out our new office and play room here. Rather than spending time getting our

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August 31, 2020

My son Ellis is almost 9 months old, and has started to really show an interest in books lately. Thankfully (owning a book store) I have a lot of books – but it’s starting to show! We have books everywhere. In the bedroom, on the floor, in the lounge room. I have a stash in

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