Felt fun for everyone! Plastic toys can contain BPA and other hazardous chemicals leading mamas to search for healthier options. Wooden toys are a nontoxic alternative but as any mama — on the receiving end of a wooden slice of watermelon thrown by baby — can tell you, they can be dangerous when airborne. Check out these 10 felt toys for tots and let the good times roll!
The Montessori approach to learning and technology may not sound like a match made in heaven, but to the modern parents who subscribe to the 70-year-old Italian method of education, it is the wave of the future. Using the teaching philosophy's aim to replicate a child's natural observation process and encourage self-directed learning, developers are incorporating key aspects of the movement into apps for tots to use both in and out of the classroom. Here are five worthy of downloading – whether your lil one attends a Montessori school or not!