Busy Hands: Fire Truck Shape Craft

My son loves cars and trucks so much that we find ourselves returning to this theme again and again when making crafts or doing activities. ...


Busy Hands: Leaf Matching and Colouring Activity

Even though we don't find real autumn leaves where we are, we love making our own! Like this painted Autumn Leaf Mobile we made last ye...


Developing your child's language through play

I've always believed in play being a wonderful medium for children to learn and grow. Babies show an interest in playing as soon as they...


Busy Hands: Weather Cards

Little Dude likes doing crafts independently these days. So, when we made these weather cards, I let him take the lead, with a little guidan...


Five Tips Friday: Finding balance as a mom

It seems to be the predicament of moms more than Dads. That quest to find the 'right balance' between being a parent and being an in...


15 Mess-Free Activities for Toddlers

Having a toddler or preschooler at home naturally means you are no stranger to messes. Still, there are some days when you just don't wa...


Handling separation anxiety with empathy

Separation anxiety is a natural behavioural trait that children may develop as early as six months. I first noticed it in my son when he was...

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