Do You Have Loose Parts?

What are “loose parts” and what do you do with them?

Loose parts can be ANYTHING! Loose parts are mostly random bits and pieces of materials like sea shells, puzzle pieces, water bottles, straws, silk scarves, thread spools, scrap material, tulle, really anything that can be found in everyday life. The fun, exciting and interesting thing […]

By |April 28th, 2017|Wee Talk|0 Comments

Spring has Sprung – Spring into Safety

Spring can be a time to celebrate warmer temperatures and sunshine; however, it’s important to be aware of hazards related to spring. Springtime, for most children means more outdoor activities. For all parents this means being extra careful to keep your children safe and healthy. Here are some tips to help keep you and your […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Wee Talk|0 Comments

5 Children’s Books About Bullying

Incorporating kids books about bullying can help children learn the warning signs of bullying and encourage them to talk about their feelings and experiences. The effects of bullying are serious and can affect a child’s self esteem, sense of self worth and sense of safety.

Reading stories like these will not only help children talk about […]

By |February 22nd, 2017|Wee Talk|0 Comments

Family Day – February 20th

Family Day is celebrated on the third Monday in February every year; this year it falls on Monday February 20, 2017. This holiday celebrates the importance of family.

Every day is a great day to spend time together as a family, but with the distractions of our everyday lives we may not always get a lot […]

By |February 9th, 2017|Wee Talk|0 Comments

Tips for Making Your Kitchen Safe for Kids

For children, the kitchen is a compelling place; adults moving around, pulling colourful

items from the fridge and cupboards. Things are going on out of a toddler’s sight on

counters and stoves, and they want to see and be able to participate.

Here are some tips to help make your kitchen a safe space so little ones can help out.

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By |January 31st, 2017|Uncategorized, Wee Talk|0 Comments