Posts Tagged “play”

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Live

By | November 16, 2011

Last week, I received an e-mail congratulating me on winning a family ticket to The Very Hungry Caterpillar Live and other Eric Carle favourites show, after I’d entered a competition hosted by Fun To See just a few days earlier. The plan was for M to come with me and C but with only a […]

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Simple Outdoor Play for Toddlers

By | July 5, 2011

Take a patio, a paint brush & some water and you get an activity that will keep a toddler amused for quite a while! Tweet

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PEEP: Learning through play

By | March 23, 2011

When C was 6 months old, our local Surestart centre began a group called PEEP.  I had no idea what it was but, being on maternity leave and struggling to fill my days, I decided to go and find out. Basically, PEEP aims to help develop a child’s skills such as listening, mark-making and language […]

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Messy play is fun

By | October 29, 2010

C is never happier than when she’s making a mess.  Luckily I’m not too bothered and let her have fun, usually while I’m taking photos of her. Here’s a selection: Some of our other messy play activities involve: Gloop (mix cornflour with a little water – it’s brilliant!) Finger/hand painting Puddle jumping Attempting to paint […]

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