Easter

Easter gifts for under 5’s

By on April 5, 2017
Easter gifts for under 5's

With less than 2 weeks until Easter, I thought I would share with you the gifts we have for our two girls. These Easter gifts for under 5’s, will hopefully inspire you with ideas for your little ones. F is almost 4 and remembers clearly that Easter is when she collects chocolate eggs from the […]

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Mash potato sensory play

By on May 21, 2014

This is another simple and edible messy play that I put together for Poppet. The idea came from an open day at her nursery where there was edible paint which was basically mashed potato and food colouring. I’d forgotten all about it until I found myself with left over mash one night. I put it […]

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Easter sensory bag

By on April 15, 2014
Easter sensory bag

This is an Easter sensory bag that I put together for F. I’ve seen a lot of sensory or discovery bags as suggested ideas for sensory play for babies. Since F is still at the stage where everything goes in the mouth, these seem like the ideal way to play with inedible messy substances and […]

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Musical play

By on February 20, 2014

Much has been written about the importance of music for babies and children’s development and apart from that, they all seem to love music. My baby is no different; she responds instantly to singing or music and has done for many months. There are certain songs that seem to calm her and allow her to […]

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