Around six months of age, babies begin to babble, bat and sit-up. By 12 months, they may be waving, standing and thinking about taking those first steps. To help the 6 – 12 month old baby in your life continue to think, grow and explore – here’s our list of gift ideas that we absolutely love.
Play & Learning
Research shows that the best way for babies and young children to learn is through play. Find out how you can support your child’s development and growth.
Wondering what a Pikler Triangle is and why it’s so beneficial for your tot’s cognitive and physical development? In this article, we look at the history of the Pikler triangle, the developmental benefits and share why we love Lily & River’s made in the USA Climbing Triangle and Ramp Sets!
While many parents lovingly refer to pack & plays as ‘Baby Jail’ there’s a lot to be said about the freedom they can give babies (and you) – at home or on the go. Read our Pack & Play guide here!
Arts & crafts are a wonderful way to help encourage and develop your child’s fine motor skills, imagination and creativity. But what if the supplies they’re using are toxic and potentially harmful?
Missing the company of other new moms? Our resident writer shares her tips for starting an online mothers’ group
These toys may just seem like fun and games, when in fact, they are an important step in your child’s learning, growth and development.
Made of from sustainably sourced wood and painted with non-toxic, water-based paints, these heirloom-quality gifts from Raduga Grez, Tender Leaf Toys and Guidecraft are just the thing you need for memory-making with the grandkids!
The best imaginary play items are those that allow for open-ended play and enable your child to lead and guide the play to new levels. In this article, Early Childhood Expert, Anastasia Moloney, shares her top toy picks to facilitate imaginary play!
When children engage in open ended play, they’re encouraged to use their imaginations, creativity and problem solving skills, which is crucial for their cognitive and physical development. But what exactly is open-ended play and how can you facilitate it? In this article, we break down the ideology behind open ended play and share our favorite multi-use toys!
Babies and kids spend a lot of time playing on the floor, which is why play mats are an absolute essential! Unfortunately, many mainstream options aren’t aesthetically pleasing and can take up too much space. Lucky for us – Famokids is on the scene! Find out why we’re obsessed with this safe, stylish and versatile play mat.