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Playtime stimulates your baby’s development and helps you bond. Read about the benefits of different types of games and toys for your newborn.

30+ Gifts That Inspire Sensory Play – The Tot Guide

30+ Gifts That Inspire Sensory Play – The Tot Guide

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!

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The Lifelong Benefits Of Having A Close Relationship With Grandparents

The Lifelong Benefits Of Having A Close Relationship With Grandparents

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.

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Montessori-Inspired Toys That Grow With Your Child

Montessori-Inspired Toys That Grow With Your Child

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.

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The Must-Have Play Mat That Packs Away

The Must-Have Play Mat That Packs Away

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.

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Introducing: The Tot Play + Learn Sets

Introducing: The Tot Play + Learn Sets

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.

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10 Benefits of Yoga for Kids

10 Benefits of Yoga for Kids

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.

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