Anyone here use a learning tower? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
#1 of 4 Old 03-16-2004, 05:30 PM - Thread Starter
Alisa's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Back in FoCO!
Posts: 191
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I would really like to purchase a learning tower, but there is only room in our kitchen for one. Do any of you use one with your mutliples? Do they fit on there OK without causing each other too much hassle ? :

If anyone does use one, do you know where I can go for the best price?


Alisa, mama to Ella and Isabel (14 months old)
Alisa is offline  
Sponsored Links
#2 of 4 Old 03-18-2004, 07:28 PM
lexbeach's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Northampton, MA
Posts: 5,039
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
We do, we do! We just got one a couple of weeks ago, and Luke and Jasper LOVE it! They definitely fit in there together; there is plenty of room. It has seriously changed my life. Luke and Jaz used to spend our kitchen time whining/pulling at my legs. I could momentarily distract them with pots/pans/tupperware etc., but it never lasted long enough to really get anything done, let alone long enough for me to enjoy cooking/baking.

But they're happy in the LT forever!

Here's a photo of Luke and Jasper making Orange Juice in the Learning Tower (now a daily activity).

We got it from Heirloom Wooden Toys which had the lowest price I found online.



Mindfully mothering SIX kids (ages 4, 5, 7, 8, 11 & 11) in a small house with a lot of love.
lexbeach is offline  
#3 of 4 Old 03-19-2004, 05:38 PM - Thread Starter
Alisa's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Back in FoCO!
Posts: 191
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks for your response, Lex.

Your sweet little guys look so cooperative! I really like the concept of the learning tower but we really can't afford two (not that we have the room, anyway ) so I am glad to see it works for Jasper and Lukas (and you as well).

I love that website you linked me to, it looks like they have lots of great stuff AND free shipping!

Thanks again.

Alisa is offline  
#4 of 4 Old 03-19-2004, 06:29 PM
Piglet68's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Vancouver Island, Canada
Posts: 10,977
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
OMG, lex, your boys are SOOOOO cute!!!!

We have our own version of the learning tower. It's called "DD sits on the kitchen counter while I prepare meals". Her favorite activity right now is to pull the stickers off the fruit in the fruit bowl. Also Lemon Bowling is a popular sport. :LOL

teapot2.GIF Homeschooling, Homesteading Mama to DD ('02) and DS ('04)  ribbonjigsaw.gif blogging.jpg homeschool.gif

Piglet68 is offline  

Quick Reply
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off