Can she go out to play?

Can she go out to play?

What age should children be allowed to play outside on their own? A lot of people think it was a good thing that children were given lots of freedom to play outside. Is this still true? Was it ever?

Handmade Angel play tent

This is how we made an Angel play tent for Christmas. I had been wanting to make a tent or teepee for a while using the ball pool. I thought it would make a lovely quiet area for the girls to play in. As it was Christmas we decided to make it so the angels would have...

Rainy day activity

It’s been pouring down all day. Of course it has – it’s half term week. We had to go out for swimming lessons this evening but there didn’t seem like much point going anywhere the rest of the day. So we had the age old dilemma – what to...
Cardboard box police car

Cardboard box police car

The cardboard box which our latest pram came in has been sitting in the kitchen for over a month. The children have had so much fun jumping on it and hiding inside, but this week it was finally time to do something with it. I asked my daughter what she wanted to make...