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Jun
20

8 Learning Benefits of Play Kitchens

Toy kitchens offer many learning benefits to children whilst they have fun. 1. Kids learn how to share and turn take. Sometimes kids play alone with their toy kitchen, but often their peers or even mums and dads will want to play too. With each interaction,...read more

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Jun
6

5 Tips For Buying The Perfect Child’s Gift

With such a massive variety of children's toys on the market these days, it can be tricky to choose toys for kids. We've compiled some tips to give you a helping hand. 1. Look past the latest advertisements and stick with classics you know and love. It’s...read more

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Jun
6

Choosing the Right Play Kitchen

The learning benefits of toy kitchens for kids are almost endless. With so many toy kitchens on the market these days, finding the right one can be tricky. Here’s a selection of our favourites and why we love them: ...read more

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Jun
1

TOY OF THE MONTH: Le Toy Van Noah’s Great Ark

Who are Le Toy Van? Le Toy Van is a British company, now one of the premier wooden toy companies in the world. They produce a wide range of high quality painted wooden toys. The toys are designed in the UK and manufactured in Indonesia where quality...read more

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May
18

Let Toys Be Toys.

Toys R Us recently dropped the categories of 'boys' and 'girls' both online and in-store. This brave decision was made in response to growing public awareness of gender stereotyping thanks to campaigns such as Let Toys Be Toys. We are very proud to be...read more

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May
11

Toy of the Month: Pintoy Sit ‘N’ Ride Aeroplane

Why we love the Sit ‘N’ Ride Aeroplane? Get ready for take-off! This lovely plane from Pintoy is great for developing motor skills and it doesn’t require batteries, just imagination. It features a bright red and blue design, a working steering wheel...read more

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May
3

How Does My Child Learn?

What Is The Early Years Foundation Stage? The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) refers to the period of development between 0 and 5 years - a crucial stage of development for children since it sets the foundations for future learning. Parents and...read more

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Apr
20

The Life Cycle of Plastic

There is a lot of hype over the eco-friendly or “green” lifestyle, and even more pre-judgment and misconception about it. It’s not all about changing every aspect of our lives to be more environmentally friendly, it’s about making small changes where...read more

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