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Treasure baskets

What are treasure baskets? A treasure basket is really a very simple concept. Basically, they are a collection of objects in some sort of container, which your

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stick the ultimate open ended toy
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Object play: fact file

Object play Along with other special patterns of play, the curiosity about and playing with “objects” is a pervasive innately fun pattern of play, and

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imagination a black child wears a mask and a cloak raising their arm to the sky like a super hero. imaginative play
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Imaginative play: fact file

What is imaginative play? The ability of the young child to create their own sense of their mind, and that of others, takes place through

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active play
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Action play: fact file

What is action play? If you don’t understand human movement, you won’t really understand yourself or play. If you do, you will reap the benefits

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Social play: fact file

What is social play? From the simplest romp and wrestling of young animals to the most jocular and complex banter of close friends, social play

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child hugging dad, not clingy, reconnecting
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Together play: fact file

What is together play? When an infant makes eye contact with her mother, each experiences a spontaneous surge of emotion (joy). The baby responds with

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warning babywearing safety
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Carrying industry safety information

It is essential when using any type of baby carrier or sling to ensure that your child is positioned safely. Below are industry standard sling safety checklists. If you are unsure of any aspect of using slings or carriers safely, then please stop using it immediately and contact us.

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tummy time
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Tummy time: mythbusting

What is tummy time? Tummy time is placing a wide awake baby on their tummy or chest. What most people think of and tummy time,

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