Toys, Storage, and the Importance of Play with Wendy Valente

To say I am obsessed with toys is an understatement. But it’s not just for the joy they bring my son, there is science behind why toys for children are SO important. For children, play is learning and toys are the tools! Check out my Facebook Live with Wendy Valente of Designing Interiors for Autism where we talk all about toys, organization, play, screen time, engaging in play with your child, and more!

For children, play is learning and toys are the tools. – Amy Nielsen

Published by


Amy Nielsen lives in Orlando, Florida. She is the proud mother of four children ranging in age from 5-33! She and her husband, Brent enjoy sports and traveling. Amy is a former teacher with nearly 20 years of experience, a freelance writer, and a special needs advocate. Her mission is to help educate and empower families of children with disabilities to focus on their child's interests and strengths.