Monday, April 9, 2012

40 fab blogs about play, learning, parenting and life!

What happens when you put the call out to your lovely Facebook readers to share their blogs?  

You get 40 new blogs to read through, that's what!

  1. Think Magnet - laughing and learning through teachable moments
  2. Stuck under a Baby
  3. Child Central Station - where children come first
  4. Meaning Matters - guiding the development of young readers through meaningful literacy experiences
  5. Mason's Journey - our boy with a special heart
  6. Peek a Boo Beans - play stylist
  7. Plath's Adventures - crafting, homeschooling and just plain life
  8. Lesson's from a Teacher
  9. Heart Wanderings - creative exploration, parenting with heart, looking within.
  10. Little Hearts - Gentle parenting resources
  11. D is for Dinner 
  12. Butterfly Wings - child parent program
  13. The Three Bears Get Crafty
  14. Homegrown and Healthy
  15. Dribs and Drabs
  16. Like Mama Like Daughter
  17. Precious Childhood
  18. Today's Play
  19. Treechange
  20. Wee Friend's Kids
  21. Fit Kids Clubhouse
  22. Cheese and Quackers
  23. Foodie Loves Baking
  24. Catching Readers Before They Fall
  25. Being, Belonging, Becoming - reflections of learning and teaching with preschoolers
  26. Ms Mom
  27. Daisy in the Sun
  28. Provocations for ECE
  29. Rubber Boots and Elf Shoes - kindergarten is a journey, you need the right footwear for adventure
  30. Artful Genius - inspiring amazing artful experiences that enrich, entertain and educate
  31. Entertaining Monsters
  32. For the Children
  33. 365 Days of Motherhood
  34. Growing Greenies
  35. Mountaintop Family Day Care
  36. The Little Magpie
  37. The Big Little Picture
  38. Sara Loves to Play
  39. Conservation Calendar - celebrating our world everyday
  40. Turtlewings
Now that should keep you busy over Easter!

Did you miss out linking to your blog?  If you have a blog to share, please share it with us by leaving your blog title and link in the comments. 


  1. Wow! What a list! Lots of new to me blogs! Thanks for the invite to share. Ours is Deliberate Parenting at

  2. That's a HUGE and inspiring list, thanks for sharing! focuses on sharing reviews on the best in children's literature, oh and I get to chat to some great authors too - Frané Lessac today!!

  3. Thanks for sharing such a great list of blogs. I already follow a few of these, but am excited about looking at the others. I've just started my blog, called Top Notch Teaching Practical, time saving tips and resources for teachers.

  4. What a great idea! Can't wait to check out some new blogs and meet some new friends! Most of these are all new to me, yay! Here's mine, Kids Stuff World -

  5. Wonderful ideas! Hope you'll visit my blog sometime: Kindergarten & Preschool for Parents & Teachers:

  6. I have a blog called Preschool Projects I have tons of ideas and just fun stuff I do with my kids on this blog please come check it out.

  7. Being Mum
    Thanks for the opportunity to share x

  8. Being Mum
    Thanks for the opportunity to share.

  9. Thanks for sharing such a great list! I have a blog called Hike. Blog. Love. where I share nature and science tips for kids, along with documenting all of our outdoor adventures. I love to inspire families--especially those with special needs kids--to get outdoors and play. Thanks for letting me share.

  10. Thanks for listing some blogs I have not visited yet. I have a blog called Just be Early Childhood Education: inspirations for life. You can find it at
    Your site is most informative, and always full of creative ideas. I look forward to view it on a regular basis!

  11. I can't wait to check out all these new blogs to me! Please check me out at Growing Book by Book, . I post weekly about ideas to help you nurture our youngest readers.

  12. What a GREAT list! Thank you so much for including The Little Magpie ( on the list! I've written a post about Let the Children Play as well - hope to send some traffic your way. You're doing great work - it's a pleasure to read your blog!


  13. I just found this post, I will be extremely busy now ...
    I also have a blog about forest/outdoor play in Canada:

  14. these are some of my blogs: