National Play-Doh Day is an opportunity for everyone, whether a child or simply young at heart, to celebrate this iconic modelling clay. Play-Doh was originally developed in the 1930’s, not as a toy but as a product for cleaning wallpaper! It was not until the 1950’s that it was marketed as a toy, in the trademark vibrant colours of red, blue, yellow and white.
Each experiment uses edible ingredients to reveal the properties of the food we eat every day. Using the acid in vinegar to dissolve eggshells, baking soda to make The Best Fizzy Lemonade or boiling water to make Ice Cubes in a Flash. Each project helps you understand the how and why of the world around you. With 60 unique scientific projects, Snackable Science Experiments will entertain and amaze for hours on end!
This September Piglet is making the move from her day nursery setting to preschool within the local school. Whilst this has been delayed (by nine months) due to the school’s policies, she is finally starting her educational journey. To mark this milestone in her life we have been sent a personalised copy of the My Book of Nursery Rhymes for her to read, enjoy and treasure throughout preschool and beyond.
This summer holiday, we Get Out and Grow ambassadors would like to stir up some friendly sunflower-rivalry between mums and dads and kids ourselves and we’ve called the competition ‘Jack and the Giant Sunflower’ or #jackandthegiantsunflower to those of you on the ‘gram.
Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora for her most dangerous adventure ever – high school. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots (her best friend, a monkey), Diego, a mysterious jungle inhabitant, and a rag tag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost city of gold.
As it is International Left-Handers Day, I wanted to share with you some of the fab left-handed stationery from Maped Helix that makes Tigger’s life that bit easier when he is completing his homework, craft activities or just doodling in a book.
PLAYMOBIL: THE MOVIE takes audiences on an epic comedy adventure through a sprawling imaginative universe in the first-ever feature film inspired by the beloved, award-winning PLAYMOBIL® role-play toys. When her younger brother Charlie (Gabriel Bateman) unexpectedly disappears into the magical, animated universe of PLAYMOBIL®, unprepared Marla (Anya Taylor-Joy) must go on the quest of a lifetime to bring him home.
British sweet manufacturer Swizzels has launched a limited-edition holiday range just in time for summer. The Swizzels sweet-inspired range includes a 6ft Drumstick Lolly pool inflatable, a Refreshers Bar beach towel, a Squashies beach bag, a Love Hearts beaker and a Love Hearts water bottle.