Soft play is a hugely popular pastime these days, and with more and more parents taking their kids to soft play centres, they are increasingly in demand. The health benefits to kids (and adults!) are enormous, and include such things as social development, stress-relief, and confidence building. Establishing healthy sleeping patterns One aspect of soft
With New Year just around the corner it is time to start thinking about New Year’s resolutions you can set to make 2018 a healthier year. New Year’s resolutions give you a chance to set goals for yourself, but you can also use them to actively improve your child’s life too and give them greater
A child’s birthday is a truly wonderful time. For them, it’s something to look forward to all year round and for the parent, it’s a celebration of the day your life changed forever. As such, children’s birthdays and party celebrations go hand in hand, but there’s so many ways to celebrate it can be hard

Soft play vs playing outdoors

As parents, we all believe in giving children every opportunity to develop in as many ways as possible. Soft play equipment and activities are specifically centred not only around great, safe fun, but also around getting lots of exercise and developing in a number of other ways. Soft play areas are some of the best

A playful child is a healthy child

Children and playing go hand in hand. Throughout time, children have always had the desire to play and have always found a way to do so. Nowadays, we are lucky to grow up in a time where games, toys and play facilities are easy to access and with plenty to choose from. Children play because
In order to develop physical literacy – the knowledge of how to move to achieve tasks – children need to be able to practice in both structured and unstructured environments. Children are constantly learning through unstructured play in any environment that they’re in, but you can greatly aid their development in a structured and purpose
Here at Little Giggles Soft Play in Bristol, we want to create a world of imagination and active play for children. We believe that active play encourages social skills and interaction between children whilst nurturing their imaginations, which is why we’ve designed a safe space to enable children to climb, play and slide in peace
There’s no doubt that soft play, interactive play and other developmental activities are fantastic for children’s motor skills – but there are also a plethora of other valuable life skills that little ones can gain from exciting play sessions with other children. In an environment designed to provide stimulation and encourage social interaction, developing the
Play is really important for a child’s wellbeing and development. Play dates are a great way for kids to get together to improve their skills. So, what is a play date and how could your child benefit? What is a play date? A play date is a ‘date’ that is specially set up so that
“The more risks you allow your children, the better they learn to look after themselves.” – Roald Dahl With so many negative headlines and modern perils to navigate, the natural tendency is for parents to want to wrap their kids in cotton wool. One of the hardest battles mums and dads face is knowing when