• Free Printable: Easter Activity Pack 2022

    Hey everyone, as promised on the gram, a Free Printable Easter Activity Pack put together by @tashaleigh_cpt and the @thestickerstoryco I hope you have fun with this resource and that it brings you quality time with your little ones during this beautiful Holiday. Ps. tag me if you give it a go. Have a blessed Easter Holiday ⎯ ♡ ♡ ♡ Download your FREE activity Pack here Watch our Reel here to see the developmental benefits of this activity Pack.

  • FREE Magentic Tiles Printable Workbook

    If you’ve been following us on the gram for a little while, you’ll know how much we love these magnetic tiles! 😍 Most mornings after breakfast, M dives straight into his construction play and can build for a while!   Why we love this set: The quality is amazing and there are just so many ways to play with these open ended pieces – from learning activities to sensory play, building creative structures, pretend play ⎯  the list is practically endless! With this, comes a ton of developmental benefits naturally being supported through play with these open-ended tiles, including creative thinking, executive functioning (such as cognitive planning, problem solving and…

  • My Fitness Journey with @bodygoals

    About 6 weeks ago, I started my journey with @bodygoalsza and set some weight goals for myself, but more importantly set out a goal to develop a healthier lifestyle for myself that I could stick to. Diets have never worked for me!! So, creating a lifestyle I could maintain was something important to me in starting up. I also just wanted to feel healthier – I explain why in this post. A few Simple Lifestyle changes I made: 1. No sugar in my coffee and no added sugar to anything I’d eat. It took a while to get used to it, but I can definitely taste more of the coffee…

  • Indoor Play Ideas for Rainy Winter Days

    Indoor Activity Ideas for Rainy Days

    With Winter weather already setting in, and South Africa still in between lock-down levels, we as caregivers, need to find creative ways to keep our little ones entertained and stimulated indoors. So, instead of wrecking our brains for all sorts of elaborate activities with the hopes that they will benefit our kids, here is a simple guide filled with easy and affordable activities that can keep our little people engaged and developmentally growing too! I’ve designed this guide in such a way that each activity can be reused in more than one way 🙂   1. Taping Balls You’ll Need: Buff Tape Plastic / lightweight balls Containers / Unused Delivery…

  • playdough benefits

    6 Hidden Benefits of PlayDough

    It’s the perfect weather for some indoor playdough fun. ️ This is definitely one of M’s daily faves! Aside from your regular fine motor benefits – there are ways playdough works on the most fundamental components of development in amazing and simple ways we do not always see at the forefront. . 1. Bilateral Coordination  Playdough allows the use of both sides of the body when given the opportunity. This is a pre-requisite for practically all daily living tasks (writing, buttoning, dressing, eating, etc) 2. Hand Dexterity  I’ve seen M’s Hand strength improve so amazingly with his playdough set. It’s a great way to build tiny muscle strength in the hands which…