Former Chef and Founder of Handmade Children’s Furniture brand, Franklin + Emily, David Mawhinney, talks about the benefits and uses of their learning tower.
Play & Learning
Not only is playing fun, it teaches toddlers about the world around them and enhances their development. Find out how you can support your child through play-based learning.
Looking for ways to shop sustainably for your tot? In this article we look at what sustainability means in the toy world and share our 10 favorite sustainable toy picks.
Use these 5 tips to turn your backyard into a place your children play independently for hours!
Nature play is a wonderful way for kids to partake in open-ended play while forming an important connection to the outside world. In this article, we look at the brand Let Them Play and how their handmade wooden toys help tots reach important developmental milestones.
Inspire a love of math from the very beginning with these 7 hands-on activities using wooden number blocks!
It’s never too early to introduce children to the wonders of science, tech, engineering and math. In this article, we look at what exactly STEM toys are and share our favorite picks!
Sustainable, non-toxic and modern are just a few words to describe the new Franklin + Emily kids desk! Proudly made in the USA by a father and his friends, it’s the minimalist desk option you’ve been looking for.
Arts & crafts are a wonderful way to help encourage and develop your child’s fine motor skills, imagination and creativity. But what if the supplies they’re using are toxic and potentially harmful?
When it comes to play-based learning, kids often gravitate towards small world play because it allows them to use their imaginations in wild and wonderful ways. In this article, we look at the benefits of small world play as well as which toys are best for encouraging hours of creative and educational fun.
These toys may just seem like fun and games, when in fact, they are an important step in your child’s learning, growth and development.