Accidental inspiration and the sharing of smiles

There is always a brief moment of aprehension when your children are suspiciously quiet. Recently, however these times have been associated with moments of joy as I find them absorbed in play. It also provides an opporunity to see what is inspiring them and what it is...

Playful moment creation: An expression of love with your child

Sharing playful moments with those you love is a joyous part of life. What could be more joyful than sharing a love filled, playful moment with your child? Sound good to you? Don't just wait for it to happen - create it! Here is a super quick, super fun, super easy...

How to: Make your own playdough

Simple, no fuss, no cook and good fun - sound good? Read on! There is something quite theraputic about squishing playdough in your hands. The way you can knead it, roll it and shape it into whatever you fancy. (There is a metaphor for life in there somewhere, but we...

Playful moment creation: The power of BOING

Have you ever tried harnessing the power of boing? What a lovely word it is. Give it a go and say it out loud. Express it boldly and freely. If you aren’t feeling too sure, take a deep breath and whisper it and then gradually make it louder. "Boing!" "Boing!" "BOING!"...