A Helping Hand
If, like me you are feeling you could do with some inspiration for how to fill the day these books are full of brilliant games and activities you both will enjoy. The books all make use of store cupboard ingredients, pickings from the garden or general bits and bobs you are likely to have at home, so there's no need to go shopping!
Available from April 16th. £12.99 panmacmillan.com
If you're lucky enough to have some outside space this book is packed with outdoor activities. A favourite is painting with water - we have had our brick wall 'painted' everyday! £14.99 amazon.co.uk
Games & Puzzles
Some of our favourites...
For any budding doctors or nurses. You just might be roped into being a patient rather a lot! £39.95 naturalbabyshower.co.uk
The perfect den for bedrooms, playrooms or if the weather is nice, take it outside. £60 gltc.co.uk
This kitchen is so cool! £159 scandiborn.co.uk
My daughter loves her Toniebox. She spends hours listening to all the recordings we have saved - especially the stories read by her grandparents. You can buy new 'Tonies' from your child's favourite tales. We are currently listening to The Jungle Book, which plays songs and narrates extracts from the film. £59.45 tonies.com