We have a collection of bugs in my son’s room. Dead bugs. Creepily stuck to a pin-board, dead as a doornail, along with other flora that he’s collected over the last year. In this house, I’ve had to learn to love bugs and not be freaked out by them or their creepy crawly nature. I… Read More Our “Science Board” (aka Bug Collection).
‘Tis the season, people! Time to get that tree out and decorate it all just so. Ah, Christmas joy! Until… here comes the toddler! Yep, having a little person around (or three, in my case) means those wonderfully placed decorations are unlikely to stay “just so” for very long, are they. However you choose navigate this… Read More Stress-Free Christmas Decorating with Kids
Most people who know me know that I’m pretty passionate about my local toy library… to the point where I’ve been a committee member for about 3 years (including holding the Secretary and President roles). Why do I love my toy library so much? Well…. let me count the ways: Fortnightly ‘New Toy Day’: first… Read More For the love of Toy Libraries
When your kids aren’t into drawing. … Read More Creative uses for a roll of newsprint.