Our first #PlayAtHomeFest was a resounding success. See how much fun we had with our showreel and if you missed it, don’t worry, a lot of it is available to watch on demand. We’re already planning our next one so make sure you keep up to date with the latest news by signing up to our newsletter….
June 1, 2020
When you are at a loss on activities for youngsters that do not involve tablets, phones, and other tech thingamajigs, then you might like to consider outdoor play.
February 25, 2019
If you’re worried about the safety of slime, remember it can be a learning tool for kids and making it at home can provide many educational opportunities!
September 27, 2018
There’s nothing I love more than getting my children outside – even when it’s raining. In fact, we particularly like going out when it’s raining, because the garden transforms into a whole new wet and wonderful world to play games like… 1. Jumping in puddles It’s a classic. Just don some welly boots…
September 24, 2018
Check out our survival guide on getting the entire summer holidays with the kids! Find inspiration for play ideas and activities to enjoy with your child!
July 30, 2018
Children can learn new skills, have fun, play and develop self-confidence by spending time in the garden tending plants and growing their own food.
July 30, 2018
Active games for energetic toddlers Toddlers are positively buzzing with energy most of the time! Here are some simple activities to help burn off some of that energy, and also help develop those all-important gross motor skills. Many of these ideas can be done outdoors or indoors – but don’t be afraid to don a…
June 28, 2018
Play on a budget: Classic toys you can make yourself Making your own toys can save you money and really encourages your child’s creativity! Depending on the age of your child, you can get them involved in the making process too. They could even invent their own toys! Here are a few examples of classic…
June 26, 2018
There are opportunities for play all around us, especially in the great outdoors. But you don’t need to live in the countryside to enjoy fun on a budget – there are lots of playful ways to enjoy towns and cities too. Visit the playground There are countless playgrounds around the country and they all offer…
June 12, 2018
Eleven play ideas to practise literacy skills Phonics Go on an alphabet hunt A bit like I-spy – ask your child to find objects beginning with certain sounds. This is a great game for playing when you are out and about! You could go to the woods and ‘collect’ as many words as you…
May 10, 2018