5 A Day Books: This is the Bear

To read all about the 5-a-Day book challenge and consider joining in please read here. OK, so I’m cheating a little bit this week and we only have 4 books instead of the usual 5! But that’s because I really wanted to have all the “This is the Bear” stories in one theme,

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It’s Playtime!: Come and Play!

Last week’s link up was a record breaking week with a fabulous 127 entries! We are so excited to see so many new bloggers linking up and to see the wonderful range of playful ideas! Do you know anyone else who writes about play-based ideas and learning? Encourage them to

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5 a Day Books: Favourite Mix!

We are in Italy and sampling many wonderful foods and flavours! We remembered to pack some books for our 5 a day mission, but we are being much more relaxed this week! Here are the 5 that made it into the bag! This book is such a hit with all babies and young children

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It’s Playtime [14]: Your Favourites!

This week I am featuring YOUR favourites from the last link up! These three posts were the most viewed by readers last week and they are diverse and fun.

Number 1 Mum Paints Lives linked an idea for a fun play box for open-ended play! Number 2

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Friday Favourites!

I am going to link up each Friday to some of the best activities, articles or other posts to do with children that I have read during the week.

Firstly, I absolutely LOVE these simple, yet beautiful little houses made out of juice cartons! Brilliant for small-world and imaginative play, and I’m sure older children

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