reading corner Eva Montessori approach to providing a dedicated reading area for a toddler. As soon as we setup the book display, our 18 month old found his way, picked a book and sat down to "read" by himself.
Puzzle storage - "Buy some legal size poly expandable envelopes. Remove the string and replace with Velcro circles. Place in a bin. My rule is one out at a time. The envelopes are easy enough for my two year old to open and clean up himself.