• Family Time

    Making learning fun with Jaques of London

    I’m a huge advocate of making learning fun, especially at primary age. This seems to be particularly important in STEM subjects, which can for some children feel inaccessible. One of my favourite toy brands is Jaques of London. They have…

  • Family Time

    Beautiful wooden toys from Jaques of London

    As someone who tries to make sustainable choices as much as I can, I really love wooden toys. They have much better longevity and are made with more ethical practices than plastic options. One toy manufacturer that really stands out…

  • Food Time

    Rewards for toddlers from Partituki

    I’m sure many parents will understand the need for rewards for toddlers. They come in so handy when you are teaching new skills or rewarding good behaviour. It can be hard to find decent pocket money type toys though. I…

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    Christmas gift guide for toddlers

    It’s becoming quite a tradition that I publish a Christmas gift guide for toddlers including only wooden toys. It’s even more fitting this year, because my blog has certainly been more reflective of my conscious effort to be more sustainable.…

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    Christmas Gift Guide for toddlers

    So here it is, rushing up at us like a bullet train, that most wonderful time of the year. Yes, Christmas is right around the corner and if you’re anything like me, it goes hand in hand with thinking I’ve…