There’s something undeniably fascinating about bed covers and pillows. For a child, they are the high energy fuel of imagination. A pile of pillows can be a fort, a castle, a scientific outpost, a mountain to climb, or an acrobat’s net. These simple items prime the young mind to exploit their environment to the maximum and live adventures beyond compare. They can also provide a canvas upon which our children imagine themselves as something or someone else. Mine chose to become a troll and grab passers by while bellowing terrifying roars.