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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...

Festive Fine Motor Pinecone Pom Pom Trees

Festive Fine Motor Pinecone Pom Pom Trees
  These Festive Fine Motor Pinecone Pom Pom Trees (say that fast, 10 times!) are a super-easy, super-fun holiday craft for children to create cute...

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...

4 Winter-Fun Activities To Check Out In Toronto

4 Winter-Fun Activities To Check Out In Toronto
  We had our first snowfall of the season here in Toronto this week. We don't know about you, but we are super excited! But whether you're a summe...

10 Vegan Treats You Need To Bake This Holiday

10 Vegan Treats You Need To Bake This Holiday
A festive holiday dinner wouldn't be complete without delicious and festive holiday treats! Unfortunately, more and more kids are developing vario...

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...

15 Halloween Costume Inspirations

15 Halloween Costume Inspirations
Are you as excited for Halloween as we are?! Halloween is not only (arguably) the most fun and exciting "holiday", but it can be a day full of lea...

Our 4 Favourite Toronto Pumpkin Patches

Our 4 Favourite Toronto Pumpkin Patches
Ah, fall, we love it all! We love the changing leaves from green to orange, sweater weather, cute boots, and spiced lattes. But what we love the m...

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...