30 engaging baby activities for cognitive & physical development

In early childhood, your baby’s brain is growing and forming new connections every day. And everything you do—from talking and reading to singing and dancing—is helping that process. That’s why it’s important to give your baby lots of time to explore freely through a variety of movements.

Things to do with your toddler when you’ve got a baby too

Up until now, your toddler been the star of the show! They’ve been the solo act in the family circus. How will they possibly accept sharing the stage and the love of the audience? We have a few tips to ease the transition for your toddler, including loads of things you can do together!

Simple postnatal fitness activities you can do with your baby

Welcoming a new baby into your home, whether it’s your first or not, always means big changes. It can be really difficult to find time for self-care, including fitness and physical activity. But we know how important activity is for everyone’s physical and mental well-being, and just because you have a new baby doesn’t mean this important time needs to disappear forever. You might just need to be a bit more creative in figuring out how to get it!

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The benefits of being physically active *

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Increased self-esteem and happiness

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Higher test scores

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Reduced risk of heart disease, stroke, cancer, and diabetes

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Higher annual earnings

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* Adapted from Aspen Institute Sport for All - Play for Life: A Playbook to Get Every Kid in the Game