It’s funny how kids are wired to touch everything they see. They spend a good amount of time from a very young age exploring their world through touch.
As parents my husband and I are in agreement that for our kids we are more than happy to limit the screen time and technology they get.
We love books in our house, to the point that they are overtaking our house! Every time the Lifeline Bookfest rolls around we head off and stock up and usually for each birthday and Christmas they are given books by relatives.
We recently set about creating some book inspired art.
So, you're stuck inside because it's too hot, too windy, too stormy, flooded, snowed in, or something else (notice I left rain off, we love getting out in the rain, as long as its safe and not severe storms of course).
I'll be adding to this list so check back regularly!
Playdough is such a fantastic medium for kids to play with, I can’t say enough about it to be honest. This blog will run you through some of my favourite uses for playdough, and how playdough can help with and reinforce learning. I also include my two 'go-to' recipes.
Do your kids complain of being bored? Here are a few tips and suggestions on how to combat the boredom!!