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Tag: invitation to play


The funny thing is, if I make a small world for Z these days, she straight up wont play with it. However if I present her with a box of items and play dough, she is all about it! At Read more…


I’ve been working with Mr 15 months on his fine motor skills for a few months now and as he masters each activity, i’m always looking for new ways to challenge him at an appropriate level. Read on to find Read more…


Dinner prep can be hard with a mobile baby in tow – they inevitably want to be with you all the time, but it is of course, super dangerous to have a baby pulling at your legs whilst you are Read more…


This week’s inspirational educator is Jules from Stories of Play! Jules is a preschool teacher turned Chief Household Commanding Officer (I’m personally going to start using this title instead of SAHM too as it sounds waaaay better!) She lives in Read more…


Mouse Paint is an absolutely BRILLIANT book for learning how to mix primary colours. This is not the first ‘Mouse Paint’ related activity we’ve done and it certainly wont be our last either. Read on to find out how I Read more…


There’s many different versions of this sensory play activity on the ‘gram and here’s ours! Sorting activities are so beneficial to little learners: they can help them to build on preexisting knowledge (in this case, animal names and habitats) and Read more…


Playdough is our absolute favourite play resource. Its a fantastic sensory tool but without the mess associated with other sensory forms of play. Now that I’m a mama of three, the playdough is out on a daily basis. So here Read more…