Shelf Rotation: an Easy Guide For Engaging Your Toddler

Shelf Rotation: an Easy Step-by-Step Guide to Help Engage Your Toddler

Ball Run Basics

Ball runs have become a favorite activity in our house. There is something to satisfying about the sound of the wooden marble rolling down the run. I remember when I first came across Emily, know as @buildingwithrainbows on instagram and I couldn’t believe how beautiful her ball runs were. I set out on a personalContinue reading “Ball Run Basics”

Homeschool Curriculum

Homeschooling has always been something I have contemplated. With the current pandemic happening, I gained the confidence to follow my gut and become a homeschool family. I could not be more excited and I think the most important question to ask yourself is “how does my child learn best?” This was helpful for me toContinue reading “Homeschool Curriculum”

Homeschool Target Supplies

It is no secret that the Target “dollar section” is my weakness; I believe it is now referred to as Bullseye’s Playground. The back to school items are always fun to stock up on for educational activities throughout the year. This year, I was especially excited for the back to school materials as we areContinue reading “Homeschool Target Supplies”

How To Create A Shelfie

If you browse playrooms and toy collections online, I am sure you have seen the term “sheflie.” So what exactly is a shelfie you might wonder. A shelfie is essentially a styled photograph of what is on display on a shelf. I incorporate Shelfie Sunday into my weekly routine and use it as my dayContinue reading “How To Create A Shelfie”

Playroom Update

With the current situation around the world and so many of us on lockdown, I am sure many of you can relate to having the desire to complete a project. We spend so much time in our playroom and having two children our collection of toys has multiplied. After having our cubby style shelving forContinue reading “Playroom Update”

Four Easy Questions To Ask Yourself When Starting A Toy Collection

Ready to dive into a glorious world of beautiful, sustainable and environmentally-friendly toys? Perfect, welcome to the club! I have got tips for you on our favorite first sets that are safe for little hands, and where you can find them. Transitioning from a standard toy collection can feel overwhelming. It is hard to knowContinue reading “Four Easy Questions To Ask Yourself When Starting A Toy Collection”

Five Helpful Reasons Kids Benefit From Toy Rotation

Toy Rotation is key to simplifying play for your child. When you have your first child, it’s fun to relive your childhood years by buying them toys you wish you’d had as a child or any new thing that excites you. Watching your child’s excitement when they receive these new toys fuels that desire toContinue reading “Five Helpful Reasons Kids Benefit From Toy Rotation”

Simple Tips to Transition Away From Plastic Toys

So you have read all about wooden toys, here are simple tips to transition away from plastic. Maybe you have even started to enjoy reading up on different learning approaches such as Montessori, Waldorf, Reggio Emilia or Heuristic but what now? How do you sell this to your child and their beloved collection of plastic?Continue reading “Simple Tips to Transition Away From Plastic Toys”