There are certain things in childhood that transcend generations: the special tin of coloured pencils; blowing bubbles; action figures and dolls; dress ups; the pure delight of knocking down a tower of building blocks. This week, we rediscovered our love of the blanket fort. Here’s my favourite Instagram of the week: long live the blanket fort!


What timeless play do you remember from your childhood? Featuring some timeless play from last week’s Weekly Kid’s Co-op; these bring back good memories:

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Weekly Kids Co-op
June 2012


About the author

Pauline Pauline & Lessons Learnt Journal is all about life with kids. Pauline is an Aussie mum and teacher who shares her love for play, math games, writing and reading activities. She believes that #playmatters, values curiosity & wonder, wisdom, obedience and respect. She also needs naps. When not blogging, she may be found virtually hoarding on Pinterest, trying to decide which Instagram filter to apply, or compulsively refreshing her Facebook feed.