Review: Sumblox – Mathematical Building Blocks

Sumblox Review

contains sponsored links I’ve got a review for you tonight. It’s something that you’ve probably seen around lately, and something that has been at the top my wishlist for a little while. Tonight I’m reviewing Sumblox. When I am reviewing a product, I first give it straight to Jack (7 years) and Sarah (5 years) […]

FAQ: “Where can I buy a light panel?”

Light Panel Activities - Painting with Liquid Watercolours (An Everyday Story)

Without a doubt, the most common question I am asked is, where can I buy a light panel? Tonight I thought I would do a bit of a search and find some online stockists for you. I bought our light panel from Modern Teaching Aids when Jack was two. We’ve had it for nearly five years […]

Our Weekly Schedule + Books & Resources for 2016

Art in a Reggio-inspired Homeschool - An Everyday Story

contains affiliate links I feel like we have gone through so many evolutions of our homeschool weekly schedule. We might be moving along happily for a little while but then we’ll start to grow in some area, or our interests will shift and our weekly rhythm just doesn’t seem to be working for us any […]

What’s Under the Tree for Jack & Sarah?

Little Joey Toy Co. Handmade Waldorf Inspired Toys - An Everyday Story

Aren’t these toys just stunning?! Tonight I wanted to show you what Jack and Sarah will be getting for Christmas. I came across these beautiful toys through my friend Kelly of Happy Whimsical Hearts (a really wonderful Waldorf-inspired blog btw). It is really difficult to find beautifully-crafted wooden toys in Australia – and Australian animals are near […]

10 Awesome Gifts for Children with Special Needs + 5 More

Ten Awesome Toys for Kids with Special Needs - An Everyday Story

If you’ve been around here for a little while you will know that our little boy Jack (6.5 yrs) was born with Cerebral Palsy and Autism. Jack started intensive early intervention therapy when he was two-years old. He now has a string of therapists – physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech pathologist, orthotist, psychologist – who are […]

10 Awesome Electronics Kits for Kids

Best Electronics Kits for Children - An Everyday Story

Electronics kits are so awesome. A few years ago we walked into an electronics store for something completely unrelated and I stumbled upon a kids electronics kit. Electronics is not my strong point – my husband (who is quite the science geek) was actually quite amused that I knew so little about electronics – and so when Jack […]