Goal Setting in January

Goal Setting in January

Wow, my friends…here we are - January. The beginning of a new year. The season where so many of us set ourselves up with new goals, resolutions, word of the year - with the intent of achieving things that matter most to us. Do you do this too? You are not alone. I...

A GUIDE TO SCHEMAS OF PLAY

A GUIDE TO SCHEMAS OF PLAY

The theory behind PLAY is an incredible one. It is one that inspires and provokes thought and encourages reflection. Have you ever wondered why your little one enjoys throwing things on the floor and watching you pick it up over and over again or laughs when the tower...

DAILY ACTIVITY TUBS

DAILY ACTIVITY TUBS

...so one of the best known organisational strategies at celebrateplay, is the Daily Activity Tubs (DAT's). Why...because they are a sanity saver. Bold statement, right? Let me explain why I can say this with such confidence. Daily Activity Tubs are a concept I...

6 WAYS TO USE CONNETIX TILES – Lockdown Edition

6 WAYS TO USE CONNETIX TILES – Lockdown Edition

…so during lockdown our Connetix tile collection has been an all time favourite resource to play with. Whether it be in creating structures, enclosures, frames or something totally different, these colourful magnetic squares continue to be a source of great joy! Today...

9 PLAY Ideas – Lockdown Edition

9 PLAY Ideas – Lockdown Edition

Finding activities for your children to engage in during lockdown can be a full time job in itself. So, today, Im sharing 9 of our favourite play ideas to help ease the load. 1. PIPECLEANER FUNPipe cleaners are a great resource to have on hand-they are fairly...

7 WAYS TO MAKE A SMALL PLAYSPACE WORK

7 WAYS TO MAKE A SMALL PLAYSPACE WORK

Here at celebratePLAY we strongly believe it is important to "Create a space that fits your life". Why? Because the space we live in has a remarkable influence on us...it nurtures relationships and connections, creates ambience, persuades our moods and in some cases...

LACK OF PLAY INSPO – 11 WAYS TO FIND YOUR MOJO AGAIN

LACK OF PLAY INSPO – 11 WAYS TO FIND YOUR MOJO AGAIN

LOST//MOJO - if found, please return with a super big dose of BOSS MUMMA awesomeness. ...so, we all have days where we feel like we have lost our sparkle? The days where we don’t feel like we’re bursting with energy and/or even ready to tackle the day with...

6 IDEAS TO NURTURE SIBLING PLAY

6 IDEAS TO NURTURE SIBLING PLAY

“Mum, xxx isn’t sharing”, “They keep knocking down my things”, “I don’t want to share, they are touching my toys”...are words we may hear from our little learners as they discover the complicated world of sibling play. So, what can us Mummas do, to encourage positive...

4 PLAY Tips for bringing joy into the daily play routine

4 PLAY Tips for bringing joy into the daily play routine

We know how busy motherhood can be and also how wonderful it can be to discover tips and tricks that help bring joy into the everyday PLAY routine, particularly when at home with little ones and even more so during times of lockdown. With this all in mind, we are...