GoldieBlox Video Showing Girls Creativity and Smarts

Posted under Toys and Toy shops

3Jan
goldieblox video showing girls creativity

The 9th Day of Christmas Video Fun on PFE I love this GoldieBlox video showing girls creativity and super smarts!   I saw this very clever advertising video a few months back, and fell in love. How fabulous it is to see young girls doing something more than playing with Barbie, or dressing up as a princess. Not that there…

Wooden Playscape Designs at Folkwood by Sandy

Posted under Imaginative Play, Toys and Toy shops

29Nov
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Wooden Playscape Designs at Folkwood   A little while ago, I literally stumbled across the most gorgeous shop on Madeit called Folkwood. I have been bubbling with excitement to share this shop with you in the lead-up to Christmas. You will LOVE this. I just know it.   Folkwood is the work of Sandy, Mama to 3 grown boys, and Nana…

Carla De Jong Toys

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25Oct
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Carla De Jong Toys Let me introduce you to Carla De Jong. Carla makes the most delightful timber toys and dolls. I like them because she comes up with some really quirky, fun ideas. I particularly like this fire truck. But I’m partial to the wooden mobile phone I saw on her craft stand too. Yes. My iphone is my…