Many of the cleaning products available to the consumer from your local supermarket shelf contain toxic chemicals which are a cocktail of respiratory irritants, hormone disruptors and neurotoxins.
In Heuristic play Part I we looked at the Treasure Basket and how babies interacted and explored objects, we learned that for babies the question involved in their play was 'What is it?'
Heuristic play was a term coined by child psychologist Elinor Goldschmeid. Heuristic play describes the activity of babies & children as they play with and explore the properties of 'objects'.
The majority of brands of mainstream toiletries that we use with our families are full of toxic chemicals, even products which claim to be 'natural' and 'pure' contain many of these toxic ingredients.
Move away for the puree..Let them get messy...Individual tastes...Let them take control...Just keep offering....Eat together...No pressure...Cutlery doesn't matter....End on a positive note.