What types of toys will you be buying this holiday season? Electronic toys? A play kitchen? Outdoor playhouses or climbers? Amid recent trends of toys being made with ever-increasing electronic stimulation and computerized activity, you might consider remembering the “good old days,” when children were in charge of directing their own play time.
At Step2, we’ve always been big fans of developing young and active imaginations with durable playhouses, toy kitchens, riding toys, and more. Designing Spaces, an educational TV program that plays across the United States, recently ran an episode that featured this beneficial style of play. Take a look—we’re sure you’ll be convinced that something wonderful happens when play time becomes about imaginations, family time, and social interaction!