If your kids love digging into arts and crafts projects with paint or glue up to their elbows, just learn to relax, for they’re learning and developing in essential ways while they’re making a beautiful mess.
Have you ever spent good money on a fabulous toy only to have your child play for hours with the box? Children are naturally creative and have fantastic imaginations. They can make toys out of anything.
The toys that we choose to buy for our kids can make a difference in their development. Educational toys encourage specific learning areas and are often more expensive than regular toys.
Some toys that encourage fine motor development in children include a shoebox pegboard that involves making holes in the top of a cardboard shoebox to create a personal pegboard. Children can use golf tees for the pegs and add a colorful piece of ...
Playdough (aka Play-doh) is easy to make at home, and fun for children of all ages. Here's how to make your own non-toxic toy with custom colors and fragrances.
Lego is immensely versatile. Buy a single set and you will be able to make stacks of different models. Where one day you are making a castle, the next you can make a space station, and then take things apart and start all over again.