Baby Place Space for 6-18 Months: Inspired by Montessori and Reggio

Create a simple yet stimulating baby play area using open-ended toys made from natural materials and incorporating some philosophies from Montessori and Reggio thinking.

When baby Bean was newborn we put together a baby play space based on Reggio ideas of simplicity, light and real materials, and that included

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Travel Size Baby Treasure Basket!

Create a travel size treasure basket for carrying in your bag to keep your baby busy and playful while out and about! Based on the Montessori and Reggio principles of heuristic play (playing with everyday objects), these baskets promote curiosity, open-ended thinking and plenty of investigative skills! baby treasure basket play montessori reggio emiliaContinue reading Travel Size Baby Treasure Basket!

Baby Sensory Play: Discovery Bottles

Create some fun, engaging discovery bottle toys for babies and toddlers by using recycled and everyday materials from around the house! These are cheap to make, long lasting and can easily be adapted to create exciting and intriguing sensory play experiences for little ones.

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Baby Sensory Play: Water

Next in our Baby Sensory Play series are the wonderful, limitless possibilities of water play! 

Every experience for baby is a new one and filled with amazing opportunities to learn about how things work, cause and effect, relationships between people and objects and what things can do. This is why babies investigate their whole new

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Reggio Inspired Baby Play Space

Create a play space for young babies inspired by Reggio principles, to encourage independent play, interaction with stimulating materials and curiosity about the world.

This is the first in a series of new posts about creating inviting and stimulating play spaces for children,  starting with the area that

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