All parents want that their children should be multi-talented; i.e. they should do well in studies and they also should have an artistic side. Can parents enhance the artistic side of their children through toys? The good news is they can. Today so many toys are available that can help you in bringing out the creative quirk of your child and show you the signs of an artist in her/him! There are artist’s tools, easels and musical toys for toddlers and children.Read More
When your child asks “Why is this mud brown, Mum?” or “Where do ants take my crumbs, Dad?”, it’s a great chance to stop and think about soil with your kids. What is soil? What grows in it? How would we survive without it?Read More
Not all parents are aware of the profound importance of play.
As Fred Rogers once said “Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood” (Heidi Moore, 2011).Read More
The next time it’s cold and raining and the thought of getting out of your pyjamas is too daunting to entertain, clear the furniture and get the whole family involved in some indoor floor games.Read More
Kid’s toys are constantly evolving. What was considered ‘cool’ when we were young is now outdated; replaced by tech-savvy toys that boost children’s mental, social and educational development to a whole new level. Choosing the right toys for your little ones is an essential part of the process. Safety is paramount – but with the amount of toys on the market, it can be tricky to juggle your child’s needs (and wants) to find something that really fires up their imagination.Read More
There is nothing better than going outside on a nice day and spending time with your family. There are so many things you can do in your backyard to entertain your family and friends. On a nice sunny day all your kids want to do is go outside. Why not plan a few fun games to play with them and spend the day with them in the backyard?Read More
If you’re designing an outdoor space with kids in mind, it pays to think ahead and make sure the space is child-friendly and safe for kids, while still being a lot of fun. Here are some tips we’ve incorporated into our own outdoor space and some good advice from friends and family with young ones:Read More