Category: Development

Promoting ethical children's clothes and toys - Tender Leaf Toys – wooden, plastic-free, educational toys

How wooden toys are better and safer for your little ones

“Wood does not wound or break down; it does not shatter, it wears out, it can last a long time.” – Roland Barthes  Classic wooden toys include puzzles and building blocks that children can stack and balance, and can help children with development. But why are wooden toys so much better?  Safer: wooden toys include… continue reading

Promoting ethical children's clothes and toys - wellbeing and development, playdough recipe

Improve your kids’ development with this play dough recipe!

While it’s fun for everyone, play dough is an amazing sensory toy for younger children and toddlers. It’s great for exercising those tiny hands and fingers, promoting fine motor skills and helping to give them a head start when learning to write and draw. Follow the recipe can also be made into a fun kitchen… continue reading