A fantastic (but expensive) open ended play resource for ages 1-100! Hands down the most played with item in my house.

Blutrack – award winning STEM toy

BluTrack blog

A really fun, durable racetrack that can be set up in a multitude of ways, promoting creativity and problem solving. Good for ages 3 up.

Balanced and Barefoot: How Unrestricted Outdoor Play Makes for Strong, Confident, and Capable Children


My favourite parenting book and an ultimate resource on Nature Play. Excellent for parents, educators, and health professionals alike!

Christchurch Tram and Gondola


Read about why I love our Annual Passes so much; accessing the Port Hills, taking the kids on a gondola joy ride, the hidden treasure of the Time Tunnel, and getting us into our newly rebuilt CBD here in Christchurch. So good!