Cars and Tools

Playing together. Top view of father and son lying on the hardwood floor and playing with toy cars together

Young children love playing with toys cars and tools. The¬†affinity for cars and tools is something that transcends generations. One only has to flashback to memories of working on the car with their dad or grandpa to realize this enjoyment is built in to all of us. And not just boys either! Kids love playing […]

Pretend Play Kitchens

All housework is completed

Pretend play is wonderful for young children. More is happening than what meets the eye when children act on their imagination and go to pretend worlds in their mind. When children engage in pretend play, they are actually contributing largely to their personal brain development.¬†Just by pretending, they are increasing their social skills, mental and […]

Learning with Light Tables

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Everyone knows that children love to play; that’s a no brainer. Additionally, most people have caught on to the fact that playing is actually good for children. Through play, kids learn so much about themselves and the world around them. Their senses grow stronger and they also begin to use their brain in new ways. […]

Dollhouses

Pre-School Teacher And Pupils Playing With Wooden House

We all know kids love playing with dolls! But did you know playing with dolls is actually great for children? When children play with dolls, they are enhancing fine motor skill development, developing social skills, learning practical life skills such as dressing and undressing, and as they get older, even learning how to properly “take […]

Safe Trick or Treating

Halloween fun

Halloween is one of the most fun times of the year! Between the magic of dressing up like your favorite character and the excitement of getting loads of free candy, what’s not to love?! While trick or treating is a fun favorite Halloween tradition, when done incorrectly, it is not always safe. This year, make […]

Halloween Crafts

Halloween preparation

Halloween is a wonderful and creative time of the year. People young and old adorn themselves in costume to go explore the night, and spooky decorations can be found on every corner. One of the most exciting things about Halloween is creating fun and spooky crafts for your home! Whether you want your house to […]