Play Ideas

Perfect picnic with kids: 11 secrets of success

The soft sun rays playing hide and seek with the little ripples on a lake. Warm breeze gently caressing the willow branches. Stylish folding chair couldn’t be more comfortable. The rustic basket was such a perfect find. Plated blanket for a hubby to stretch on. A bottle of your favorite red carefully wrapped to preserve [...]

Planting with kids. Astounding bouquet of sciences you can dig in.

I can hardly find another activity that packs so much education and so much excitement for kids, as… gardening. Astronomy, geography, botany, geology, zoology, math are at our disposal… as well as playing and digging in the mud, watering and actually doing something “real”! My kids find it as much fun as cooking, but I [...]

Birdwatching: super fun, super educational and super easy outdoor activity.

Finally. It is no longer so freezing that I can’t calculate how many overcoats, sweaters, hats I need to bundle up to take my lovely brood outside even for a little while. Love the liveliness and optimism of the spring. We all dash outside and… I have a terrifying feeling, that over the long winter [...]

If you’re crafty and you know it, pick your gift! Top 10 Arts & Crafts kits

Children love arts & crafts because they allow young crafters to express themselves, make things, try new activities, find their talents, impress parents, kill boredom, and so much more. Artistic interest help children to relax, learn and discover. It is such a pleasure for a little artist or older child to create something original and beautiful [...]

#1 preschool toy for learning numbers

Opening the last batch of birthday presents really surprised: there was a toy that we didn’t have yet (that’s hard), that my preschooler fell in love instantly (that’s even harder, since it wasn’t a truck!), and that was both fun, educational and totally inspirational on how to expand on this whole topic! That was a sweeeeeet [...]

Learning numbers. 2 unusual toy ideas + 1 cool tool that you already have.

When it comes to learning numbers, we have two toys that help us the most. And one indispensible tool that you already have, that works awesome with some additional benefits. The best: all these things are really fun, enjoyable, educational and my kids were begging me to do it again and again! Oh, trust me, [...]