Dress Up Play!

Dress Up Play!

Dress-up play… an ultimate portal to an alternate universe, an invitation for a child to become anything they want! Dress-up play creates the opportunity for a child to design their own story. It is not only a fun-filled experience but can also be considered vital to...
Play Dress-Up to Teach Dressing Skills!

Play Dress-Up to Teach Dressing Skills!

Promoting independence with dressing skills can builds your child’s self-esteem, confidence and independence; playing dress-up is a great way to strengthen all of the skills required to dress and undress oneself. Did you know that children begin to demonstrate...
Celebrations for All Occasions

Celebrations for All Occasions

We may live in different countries, speak different languages and eat different foods but something that always brings people together is the desire to celebrate!    In saying this, celebrations can also be solemn observances – a celebration of someone’s life,...
Helping your Little Learners with Letters and Numbers

Helping your Little Learners with Letters and Numbers

When I first became a mum, it hadn’t even crossed my mind to teach my daughter her numbers and letters.  I was determined to be the parent whose children played in mud, used their imagination and weren’t burdened with learning ‘school stuff’ until they actually got to...