Sensory play is any type of play that allows babies and children to see, touch, smell, taste and hear. In this article, we look at the numerous benefits of sensory play and share our top sensory toy picks!
Play & Learning
Playtime stimulates your baby’s development and helps you bond. Read about the benefits of different types of games and toys for your newborn.
As Louisa May Alcott so aptly said, “Every house needs a grandmother in it.” Anyone who’s had the gift of a loving grandparent in their lives can attest to their warm, nurturing presence — and there’s research to back up the lasting benefits of this special bond.
Interior stylist Magdalene Liacopoulos shares her design tips on putting together a nursery that’s both practical and beautiful.
Interior stylist Magdalene Liacopoulos shares her favorite furniture and décor pieces from The Tot to create a chic and practical rustic-inspired nursery.
Looking for toys that provide the right level of challenge and opportunity for creativity to keep children engaged for years? Us too! In this article Montessori teacher and writer, Christina Clemer, chats about what to look for in Montessori-inspired toys and shares her favorite picks from The Tot.
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.
As advocates of play-based learning, we’ve teamed up with expert early learning educators to curate the toys and activities you need to help your tot reach developmental milestones, learn important life skills and build the confidence needed to enter a formal learning environment. Perfect for newborns up to Age 6, The Tot Play & Learn Sets are the screen-free educational tool you’ve been looking for.
Yoga is a practice kids can do anywhere, any time, without any equipment — plus, it’s free! Not only does yoga promote balance, strength and coordination, it also helps children improve their focus, concentration and confidence, providing a solid foundation for both physical and mental health.
Missing the company of other new moms? Our resident writer shares her tips for starting an online mothers’ group
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!