The advent of computers altered the playtime scenario for many children. Today a lot of them prefer the ‘virtual reality’ of computers to ‘actual reality’ of the outdoors. The reasons vary and often combine to inhibit children from going out: fear of strangers and woody unfrequented places; limited and limiting spaces in the neighborhood; fear [...]
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For many, going to the races is not just about following the horses and putting a few bets on. The majority attend for the sense of occasion and the social spirit that makes a day at the races so special. In particular, Ladies Day is always a memorable day on any race card, the one [...]
Ask almost any parent and they’ll tell you that imaginative play is good for children. Unfortunately, it’s also something that often falls by the wayside in our always-on-the-go culture. Between work, commutes and household duties, parents find themselves crunched for time. Many parents also feel obligated to provide their children with a wide range of [...]
Before you go out snowboarding you will be keen to get the best looking equipment possible, and this has to include a suitable snowboard helmet. What you need to do is avoid the temptation to choose purely on looks, though. This essential piece of equipment has to be chosen with a good deal of care [...]
Building toys are always a best-seller this time of year. They engage two important parts of the mind: Problem solving and imagination. For boys that enjoy creating things, there’s nothing better to unwrap. Here are 5 creativity building boys toys: 1) Lego City Police Station The Lego City Police Station, one of the most popular [...]
Weekends are the perfect time for kids to enjoy to their maximum. When it comes to Sunday afternoon the thought first come is to laze around and be at ease. Why not think spending the Sunday afternoon with your kids doing interesting things and make them excited. This can result in thick bonding between you [...]
Playdough is basically a polymer. This means that it is made up of large and complex molecules. The combination of these complex molecules gives the material a plastic or pliable texture. This pliability is what kids enjoy working with as they can mold and sculpt shapes and figures. Playdough science fair projects can take on [...]
Organizing party for your kids Organizing party for kids is not an easy process. First of all, it’s quite hard to know how much games you will need for whole party. So it is better to think few additional games. But what games are interesting for kids? Musical chairs For this game you will need [...]
It can be a mad rush in the days before Christmas to find that toy that just seems to be sold out everywhere. Do not let the shopping get behind you when, before you know it, you have a toddler that is flipping out on the big day because Santa did not bring the toy [...]
By Jessica, for mothersforum.org Although many kids may want to spend time indoors playing with video games and other popular technologies, it is important for them to have a variety of play. Children can use technology to become adept with typing and to learn important skills and academic concepts. However, it’s also imperative that children [...]