Category Archives: glueing

Autumn tree

We’ve been going to a sensory play class recently at Bright Minds, a nursery that isn’t really a nursery, because the parents get to stay and attend classes with their kids. This week, the theme was Autumn (or rather, Fall … Continue reading

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Cupcake case turtle

Yesterday Dustyfeet wanted to do some sticking. I keep a small tray full of bits and pieces of interesting and colourful paper for such occasions, and in the tray I found a whole pile of tiny brown cupcake cases. They … Continue reading

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The hungry caterpillar: a cautionary tale (aka “How to destructure structured play”)

There seems to be a bit of a theme going on, both in my mind and in things I’m reading and things my friends are saying, about structured play and parental control. As it seems to affect many of us, … Continue reading

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Patchwork elephant

Yesterday we decided to give paints a rest and do some glueing instead. We don’t have any Elmer the Elephant books but we looked at some pictures on the web to get some inspiration, and then I drew another elephant … Continue reading

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