I'm thrilled that Soren has hit the stage of pretend play, as in dressing up and play-acting "real life" scenarios. Other than the ones that involve pretending to be me ("I said No!!"), I really enjoy watching him and his friends play pretend and dress-up in costumes.
We've gotten hours of play this week from our own mini cafe, tucked into a corner of our laundry/mud room.
Family Fun magazine is adorable and do-able,