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#LearningThroughPlay Spring & Summer Unplugged Fun!

#LearningThroughPlay Spring & Summer Unplugged Fun!

Posted by Andrea Elliott on Mar 23rd 2021

Maria Montessori, founder of the Montessori Method of education coined the phrase "Play is the work of the child." She noticed that children’s “work” has all the key characteristics of play. For … read more
The 12 Best Outdoor Toys for Kids Age 1 - 8yrs

The 12 Best Outdoor Toys for Kids Age 1 - 8yrs

Posted by Andrea Elliott on Jun 25th 2020

Summer has arrived! And this year is unique in that it has forced families to slow down, stay home and find more creative ways to play in our own backyard. We put together a list of some of the best o … read more
​3 Ways to Encourage Screen-Free Play Indoors

​3 Ways to Encourage Screen-Free Play Indoors

Posted by Kelsey Demers from The Tabletop Family on Nov 13th 2018

As the weather begins to get colder and we spend more time inside, you may be looking for ways to keep your children engaged, cabin-fever free, and off of screens. Sometimes it can feel easier said th … read more
Free Little Friends Downloads - Wallpapers & Coloring Pages!

Free Little Friends Downloads - Wallpapers & Coloring Pages!

Posted by Andrea Elliott on Nov 2nd 2018

Come along into the Little Friends Play World! Our Little Friends characters are adventurous, diverse and full of fun ideas! Best of all, they're great role models! Each character has different intere … read more
5 Fun Screen-Free Activities to Do This Fall

5 Fun Screen-Free Activities to Do This Fall

Posted by Andrea Elliott on Sep 19th 2018

It's finally fall! Fall is such a wonderful time to get outdoors because the temperatures are usually pretty mild, neither too hot or too cold and the colors, sounds and smells of nature are absolutel … read more
Cure Summer Boredom with a Bored Jar

Cure Summer Boredom with a Bored Jar

Posted by Andrea Elliott on Jun 29th 2018

School is out, the temperature is up, the days are longer...Summer is officially here! With summer comes more free time for the kids and more opportunities for screen time. And hey, we get it. We're p … read more