Summer Play Space Tour

summer play space tour

Our home is our little sanctuary and I love nothing more than curating a play space that my children can spend hours playing imaginary games in. I first realised the true importance of space when we began our life as expats. My husbands career means that we travel to different countries every couple of year […]

Play Spaces: so much more than an Instagram trend

play space featuring a 4 year old blonde boy playing with a wooden train set

As I scroll through Instagram and Pinterest, I can’t help but notice that the majority of play spaces I see look like they are straight out of a magazine shoot. They are perfectly curated with on-trend colour schemes and to be perfectly frank with you, it looks like a child has never set foot within […]

10 Must Have Open-Ended Toys for the Play Space

a blonde boy plays with open-ended toys in his play space

If you currently struggle to get your child to play independently, then you might need to take a look at the toys you have on offer in the play space because the more open-ended toys  you have in the play space, the better. Here’s why: Open-Ended Toys v’s Battery Operated Toys I’m going to start […]

6 Ways to Create a ‘Yes’ space and make independent play a cinch!

a 5 year old girl plays in her play kitchen

Play is an integral part of the early years. But children cannot play freely and independently if they are constantly being hovered over! If you’ve ever found yourself repeatedly shouting, ‘no, don’t do that!’ millions of times a day, this post is for you. So what exactly is a ‘yes’ space anyway? Well, as you’ve […]

20 +Montessori-style ideas you HAVE to try with your children!

a 5 year old girl peels an egg

Montessori inspiration is all over Instagram right now. It’s more than just a fashion statement though – adopting Montessori ideas in your own home are really beneficial for all concerned! Whilst attending a Montessori pre-school would set you back a fair bit in terms of cost, there’s no reason at all why you can’t borrow […]

10 IKEA Favourites That Will Transform your Play Space

When scrolling Instagram, there’s no denying that the gorgeous play spaces can make us feel tempted to buy all of the expensive, coordinated furniture in a bid to emulate what we see. However, furnishing your child’s play space doesn’t need to be an expensive endeavour. If you want to revamp your child’s play space? look […]