Dance Brings Joy by Claire Munday

Dance Brings Joy! As I lay here, cuddling my 5 year old daughter, I am breathing in the joy that comes from watching your little one fall asleep. Gently tickling her back as she drifts off, with not a care in the world…. It led me to wondering ‘What world are we leaving the next generation?’ And that thought, sent …

The Toys that Bought Joy

Glow worms

A Visit to the Past Your knees are curled into your chest, hands clenched with excitement, eyes closed as tight as they can be and the duvet over your head. Your mind is willing you back to sleep, but you are just too excited. You stretch out your feet and that’s when you hear it… crackle. Your heart pounds with …

Why do We use Props when we Dance?

Dance props Tappy Toes

Why do we use Props when we dance? The benefits of using Props in lessons By Tiffany Matthews Now what little one doesn’t love a hula hoop to play with? Whether that’s out in the garden or around the house, there is a lot of fun to be had!  Whilst we use props in Tappy Toes lessons to engage our …

A Snapshot of life as a Tappy Toes Mummy

A snapshot of life as a Tappy Toes Mummy! By Tiffany Matthews Being a Tappy Toes Mummy I hear the alarm going off. I tap it and roll over for a few more minutes of peace. That’s when I hear it…’Is it number 16? Is it number 16? I SAID…IS IT NUMBER 16!?’ And now I am fully awake! No …