Easter gift guide 2015 – choc-free treats for older kids

Easter gift guide 2015 – choc-free treats for older kids

When I was young, a dear friend of mine was dairy-free. I always felt a bit sorry for her at Easter because she received books when everyone else was gorging on chocolate. Now with the benefit of many years of chocolate-gorging behind me, I can see how lucky she was to actually receive Easter gifts[…..]

Etsy find of the day – stacking toy boat

Etsy find of the day – stacking toy boat

The next best thing to visiting the Greek islands is to have this darling stacking toy boat set that’s made there. Made from wood with non-toxic paints and varnishes. $40 from The Wandering Workshop.

Easter gift guide 2015 – our top Etsy Easter finds for babies and kids!

Easter gift guide 2015 – our top Etsy Easter finds for babies and kids!

Etsy is an undeniable haven of all things handmade and we’ve found some rather fantastic (nearly better than chocolate) Easter themed finds to treat the kids wtih (and there’s not a foil wrapper in sight). Without further ado, hop on through for the big reveal!

Surplus wood transformed into toys by Sarmiento

Surplus wood transformed into toys by Sarmiento

These toys are clever and will have kids thinking, designing and creating. But the added bonus is they’re made from wood that would otherwise be thrown away. 

The beautiful Bleebla Animal Box – a kids’ puzzle with a twist

The beautiful Bleebla Animal Box – a kids’ puzzle with a twist

The simple things in life are often the best, don’t you think? That saying really rings true when it comes to children’s toys, like this stunning Portuguese-made animal puzzle.

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