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Melissa & Doug Classic Peg Puzzle Bundle by Melissa & Doug
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We've become big Melissa and Doug fans over the years and this sturdy set of great puzzles was a welcome reminder of why. Each puzzle is beautifully made, no nasty sharp edges, no splintery bits and no highly subjective artistic representations, light years ahead of the likes of the Asda brand wooden zoo puzzle we also have in our toy cupboard.
We were sent the set to review and we assumed our toddler would get the most out of it. We were delighted to find that our pre school daughter really connected with the puzzle that encourages children to match up alphabet shapes with pictures representing sounds that start with each corresponding letter.
I'm sure no parent or toddler will… Read more
Fisher-Price Little People Birthday Party Playset by Fisher-Price
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My children just didn't get on with this Birthday party play set.
Most of their little plastic people are from the Happy Land toy range rather than Fisher Price which I think those represent better value for money and lend themselves to more flexible and imaginative play. Here's why:

Strip away the light up/musical birthday cake and there isn't much in the box. The back ground with the spinny pictures is pretty boring and not something my children were interested in. Likewise the "flat" style plastic balloons didn't capture their imagination at all.
My oldest daughter was downright annoyed that the set comes with 4 plastic chairs but only two little people! We… Read more
The Creativity Hub Rory's Story Cubes by The Creativity Hub
Story cubes are bags of fun and perfectly portable so great for bored moments in Dr waiting rooms etc. My oldest child loves making up stories together with the aid of these cubes. We also have the iOS app but nothing beats the tactile feedback of rolling the cubes or the sensation you get from holding one as you ponder the next inventive twist in your story. Every child should experience this wonderful and inspiring toy!

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