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Canadian Play Couches Galore

Canadian Play Couches Galore

@beingthismama recently wrote about the Canadian options for play couches. We are so happy to be included with other great Canadian play couches! There are a lot of options out there, but not all play couches are made equal.   Make sure to look for these factors: - Where is it made? My Puffin is...
Roughhousing with Your Kids - Is it a Good Thing?

Roughhousing with Your Kids - Is it a Good Thing?

By Sperry Bilyea Definition: “Roughhousing is essentially mutual, aggressive, interactive, high-trust play in which no one is actually getting hurt.”  I used to cringe when the roughhousing started in my house. Truthfully, I couldn’t even watch as it turned my stomach. In my mind it was an accide...
Deborah Brooks: The Small Business Owner Who Could

Deborah Brooks: The Small Business Owner Who Could

Deborah Brooks is the co-founder of My Puffin Inc, a play couch that reduces screen time and boosts the development of problem-solving and self-regulation skills in kids. As a small business owner, Deborah does everything, from strategy to inventory control. Despite a flourishing career in tech,...
The Lost Art of Imaginative Play: Why It’s Important

The Lost Art of Imaginative Play: Why It’s Important

With Family Day just about upon us, I’ve been thinking about activities at home that can aid family relationships while creating tangible benefits for kids. It isn’t always easy to keep kids active indoors, but the solution is within your reach. The best part? It will decrease screen time and reduce childhood stress.

It’s all about imaginative play; some call it open-end play. Sounds too simple to be true? Here’s steps to increase imaginative play so you reap the benefits.