Trick or Treat Sensory

With Halloween fast approaching we’re all looking for some fun ideas for things to do with our little ones. Mums are busy hustling for Halloween costumes, decorating the house and definitely a trip to their local supermarket to get some goodies to give out on the infamous Halloween Night !! However my thoughts go on…

Play

We have all heard the quote “Play is the highest form of research” , but do we really understand its true meaning ? After working with children as a therapist for over 20 years (yes the years do fly by!!!!) it is very evident that a child reaches their milestones by exploring,discovering and interacting with…

Gross Motor Skills

What are Gross Motor Skills ? Gross Motor Skills are those which require movement of the whole body and involves movement of large muscle groups. In infants movements such as rolling and crawling are gross motor skills and as children grow older they develop skills such as walking, jumping, climbing, balancing, throwing and catching. Gross…

Sensational Sensory

The best way to play with your child is by stimulating their senses. There are 5 senses in all…. sight, smell, sound, touch and taste. Through their senses children learn about the world around them. From birth children are using their senses to discover and learn and  that is why they like to put objects…