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Buying Presents for Kids with January Birthdays

Buying presents for children with birthdays in January

Firstly Happy New Year – I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and that Santa visited the children in your family.

At this time of year, I always try to give some suggestions about what presents to buy for kids who have birthdays in January and early February.

I’m sure lots of households are now full of toys and bursting at the seams, so when I buy birthday presents at this time of year I always try to steer away from toys. Continue reading Buying Presents for Kids with January Birthdays

builder dressing up kit

Go Barmy for Building!

It does delight me when a child begins to recognise the world around them. Toys, stories, dressing up clothes and games are some of the best ways children learn about the outside world and it’s a great way for them to express themselves.

A friend’s son has recently gone, (in her own words) building barmy! Everything is about building – whether it’s roads or buildings, dress up or dinner he’s got building on the brain!

 builder dressing up kit

So I decided to have a look through the what2buy4kids shelves and had wonderful fun constructing a day in the life of a builder for him. I thought I’d share it with you too, so you can inspire your little builders with these building-themed games and ideas. Continue reading Go Barmy for Building!