Storage in the play space

The way we store our toys in the playroom has evolved over time. It will continue to evolve to suit our needs but I have definitely learnt along over the journey! I have previously written a blog about how I store the toys that are not on rotation which you can check out here Now, […]

Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is fast approaching and I know I have avoided it long enough!  I love love love Christmas but the organising of gifts and spending all that money can be overwhelming! Wouldn’t it be nice if someone could just do it all for you? Well, we have!! Jess (@dandaatplay) and I have come up with […]

Toy Storage

Toy storage is not given enough time. It is the cornerstone of our play, the way we run our household and the kids pre-school education. Yes I know that sounds dramatic but it isn’t. Without good toy storage, I would be lost. Rotating toys would be hard, finding parts and pieces would be hard and […]

Playroom Tour: The Guts!

Underneath all the toys, all the DIYs, all the puzzles there is the guts of a playroom and space. For us, these things are so important in making our space work the best way it can. From storage, to mats and everything in between! Wall decor. – The wall decals are pebble dots from VIVID […]

Interview with Emma (@play_at_home_mummy)

There are some truly inspirational people in the Instagram play community. I have learnt so much, am continuously inspired and am forever encouraged by them. What better way to celebrate this wonderful community than sharing some of my absolute favourites with you over the next few months! I thought the gorgeous Emma from @play_at_home_mummy was […]

Travelling!

Travelling with toddlers and children can be daunting, scary and overwhelming and that’s just how we, as parents, feel! Going on a family holiday is such a luxury and all we ever want is every one to enjoy it. When we booked our holiday to Bali, I was excited I was nervous and just couldn’t […]

Why Play dough? Plus my 4 favourite simple activities.

Why is play dough always so prevalent in pre-schools, kinders and playrooms? Why is it something that so many kids gravitate towards and explore? Since introducing it to Aidan, at around 12 months, he has been infatuated with it. He will choose it over almost anything else. From the very beginning he would immerse himself […]

Follow The Child

You all do this; I know you do! Remember when you let them have free reign over the Tupperware cupboard? That was because you knew your little one would enjoy it. Remember when you went to the park? That was because you knew your little one would love it. You know your child better than […]

4 steps to setting up your play space

It is so easy to get lost in the world of Pinterst and Instagram-inspo pictures of gorgeous play spaces and stunning toy rooms. That is why I thought I would make my first blog post about how to set up an engaging and purposeful play space for you and your family. Every space is different. […]