Why your kitchen cupboard is a wonderland with Maggie Dent

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Wed 6 July 2016

12 mins

Maggie Dent is a parenting educator and writer who believes in “common sense” parenting. She says kitchen cupboards provide the best play equipment for your kids - and the best thing is, you don't have to spend a cent!

For further inpiration, check out Maggie's adorable picture book My Cool Plastics Cupboard.

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