Learning through play is a child’s daily work and mimicking what they see the grown-ups in their house doing helps to foster social skills, fine motor skills and encourages problem-solving and language development too.
There’s nothing like the feeling of relief when you opt-out of something you really don’t want to do. And this relates to mothers, too. Especially because we live in a society that tells us what we should or should not do, and it seems some days we can’t win either way.
Kate Ritchie’s daughter Mae and her TV mum, actor Debra Lawrance, were busy bee-ing it in the kitchen over the weekend – and the photo is just too much!
Kmart are kicking big goals when it comes to kids’ play equipment and cubby houses. These adorable mini-kitchens have proven especially popular with creative, customising mums and dads.