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6 Strategies To Teach Your Child Turn-Taking

6 Strategies To Teach Your Child Turn-Taking
Taking turns is a huge childhood accomplishment in interacting and socializing with others. Arguably one of the biggest accomplishments. The abili...

Visiting Our Local Organic Cotton Supplier

Visiting Our Local Organic Cotton Supplier
Here at Jenny & Andy, we are proud to be Canadian! Even our organic cotton is sourced from a local facility. We went behind the scenes to learn...

10 Characteristics Of Play

10 Characteristics Of Play
On the surface, play may just seem like, well, play - playing and having fun. But play is so much more than simply having fun. Playing actually pla...

What Is Play & Why Does It Matter?

What Is Play & Why Does It Matter?
  Some may argue that play doesn’t need to be defined, explained, or studied – people recognize play when they see it. Play is often seen as the o...

3 Jingle Bells Sensory Activities

3 Jingle Bells Sensory Activities
  Bells are an awesome tool for sensory stimulation - they’re shiny, smooth, and pleasant to the ears. Plus, the holidays are just around the corn...

Get A JUMPstart On Your Toddler's Motor Skills With Jumping!

Get A JUMPstart On Your Toddler's Motor Skills With Jumping!
Did you know that jumping is an important gross motor developmental milestone for your toddler? Jumping starts at around 16-18 months of age and su...

Spotlight On Snowball Moon's Illustrator Tracy Nishimura Bishop

Spotlight On Snowball Moon's Illustrator Tracy Nishimura Bishop
Snowball Moon is part of Jenny & Andy's limited edition Holiday Box and we loved the magical illustrations in the book so much that we had to...

5 Books To Celebrate Indigenous Peoples And Cultures in Canada

5 Books To Celebrate Indigenous Peoples And Cultures in Canada
  September 30, 2021 marks the very first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The day has been created to give Canadians the opportunity to...

6 Ways Sensory Play Can Help Your Child's Development

6 Ways Sensory Play Can Help Your Child's Development
  Eight-month-old Lisa holds a wooden rattle in her hands. She feels the smooth round edges of the wood and, as she turns it over, she feels the ...