Category: Project

3 Jul

Summer Evenings Mean Outdoor Fun Fun Fun

The world of small toys isn’t all there is in the massive business market of toys.  Games, sports, hobbies, but mostly toys, are what young people and their extended families all need to keep their collective feet on the ground.  We can have far too much tv, game consult hugging, sports analysing etc.  Getting to grips with a good toy or climbing frame, be it huge or really tiny, can make a real difference to a family during the summer.

In theevenings there is something really magical about being outside – being able to race around the garden, perhaps down to the summer house, or a less elaborate fixture up in the old oak tree, especially if dad has rigged up some simple lighting.  Getting a swing arrangement to hang from the mid branches can be enchanting.  All these outdoor ideas can be gained from an online toy and game outfit.   Supper by solar light anyone??

8 Jun

Toy Emporium Knocks Pre Loved Stumps For Six

Making sure the summer months off school are happy, incident free, expenditure free and full of child happiness is possibly one of the most oft desires amongst mums, grans and childminders.  There is a definite need for children to get out there and explore during their play times.  In a recent waltz down my local high street, I ventured to each of the charity shops to see what they’d got by way of bouncy balls and old toy cricket themed toys.  I had a truly magical time talking to all the volunteers behind each counter.  I checked toy baskets, games and puzzles, all sorts of abandoned toys came thrust out to me.

Fun that this was however, there can be no alternative to getting to a proper legit toy emporium!  The choice of all my sought after items was fantastic – as was their quality.   The yearly match can proceed with decorum and a decent set of bales!

7 Dec

Heaven Sent Pleasures In A Well Stacked Toy Shop

Just entering one particularly old, traditional, family run and family led, toy emporium has been a source of joy three times a year since the year dot.   Having several younger members of the family now leaving behind the toddler stage, this means that good sturdy toys are needed, ones that are obvious how to engage with them.  Games that have reasonsble playing rules that don’t take all day and a science graduate to understand them.  One such fantastic shop is still open in my high street.  Definitely a family firm with two of the grandchilren helping out on Saturdays and weekends.

What those family members don’t know about toys and games in this country is not worth knowing.  The matriach now looks after the store – she has a very soft but very welcoming voice and before long she’s extacted information about who the gift is for, age, boy or girl.  Fantastic knowledge then guides to the absolutely perfect present.

20 Nov

The Busiest Time Of The Toy And Game Year Is Here

Who can imagine the approach to Christmas without the familiar presence of toys, games and all manner of gizmos to keep the young and old entertained.  Since Victorian times, regularly portrayed on the glittery Christmas cards, parents, aunts, uncles and grandparents are shown happily, standing around the new fangled Christmas tree, looking dotingly down on their little cherubs at play.  Usually, it has to be said, with only one or two boxes of delights.  The change in this, to each child being crushed under the weight of a hundred presents each year seems to have come with the 1980s onwards.

Getting he right present and toy is always  matter of major importance in the senior households.  Being able to see and feel the toys is critical. There is something about being able to go down to a proper toy shop and games supplier and actually see hundreds and hundreds of gorgeous toys stacked up to the ceiling.  Ah the memories of our own Christmas joys!