TAG: Free play

Buying Smart Toys

Fun with cardboard boxes

Kids have been known to sometimes opt for playing with the box a toy came in, turning it into all sorts of resourceful constructions, much to the dismay of the gift giver. Playing with ordinary things like boxes that can be turned into countless other items just by adding a little imagination actually encourages free play, which is important in all stages of growth. A lot of money can be wasted on toys with good intentions, only to find the pieces quickly get lost or it is set aside after just a few minutes. While it doesn’t take fancy toys to… read more