Great Toys November 2015

Seaside Sidekicks Sand Baking Set (3+ years) Make fabulous mudpies and sandcakes with this sea-creature inspired "baking" set. Young chefs will love using the shell-shaped measuring cups, octopus whisk and crab mixing spoon to "cook" up [...]

The Ages and Stages of Language Development

Humans have an innate gift for language rules and growing our vocabularies. Our ability to communicate complex and abstract ideas is a ‘talent’ specific to us. This is why language development in children is [...]

Fill your child’s toy box with toys that teach

Discover the building blocks and tools you need to write the toy story most developmentally valuable to your child. Unlike adults, children seem to subscribe to the ‘bigger is better’ mantra, as well as ‘more [...]

According to Yes and There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

According to Yes by Dawn French After a particularly busy and stressful month I decided that I needed to read something light hearted and funny, which is why I was thrilled to discover the new [...]

Who said Wooden Spoons were only for cooking?

Ever since my children made these finger puppets, they have been nagging me to make more. I suppose I should be happy that they enjoyed the activity so much; however it did present a [...]