15 Indoor Sensory Bins for Toddlers

Recently we’ve been focussing on indoor activities in an attempt to chase those winter blues away! Buddy, like most toddlers, is super energetic and hates being locked indoors just as much as I do, so we’ve been working hard to make sure he has lots of indoor activities to entertain him. This week we’ve been…

15 Indoor Arts and Crafts for Toddlers

Recently we have been focussing on indoor activities for toddlers to stop the winter blues from getting us down! If you missed the previous instalments and need even more ideas, why not check out our 15 Indoor Gross Motor Activities for Toddlers and our 15 Indoor Fine Motor Activities for Toddlers. This week we’re looking…

Cosy Corner Fort Building Challenge

Is there anything better than a cosy little den to hide in? As a kid I loved making forts or dens out of clothes airers and sheets, or hiding underneath my bed and creating my own little imaginary world – far away from my three older brothers who were usually looking for someone to kick…

Ball Pool Bath Gross Motor Play

During my first trimester of pregnancy I have been exhausted much of the time and surprisingly nauseous bearing in mind I had absolutely no symptoms when I was pregnant with Buddy. In my slightly more delicate state I have been less inclined to spend ages setting up play so instead we have been concentrating on…

Newspaper Gross Motor Play

Buddy loves materials that make noise and he especially loves ripping noises. We have enjoyed hours of giggles from simply tearing a newspaper up into shreds and throwing the pieces around the living room, especially when we bury Rupert and have to find him! Now Buddy is exceptionally mobile (I blink and he’s gone!) we…

Buddy has something to share…..

You may have noticed that this blog has been a little quiet for a while. Well, there has been a very good reason for that. Buddy will be gaining a little brother or sister in July! Of course we are amazingly excited and slightly terrified at the prospect of a newborn and a toddler, but…