Silvia Lladó

The Mother behind the Fairy Glitch Mother, Unleashing the Magic of Creative Play with Ideas to Spark Creativity, Learning, and Connect with Your Children

Silvia Lladó
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Scoop & Serve: The Melissa And Doug Ice Cream Set Guide That You’ll Love

Are you ready to scoop up some fun with Melissa and Doug’s delightful ice cream sets? The magnetic play set and the wooden counter offer a sweet way to spark your child’s imagination and creativity. Not sure which Melissa and Doug Ice Cream set is best for your playroom? We’ve got you covered. We’ve bought […]

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New Grapat Mis&Match: Unleashing Creativity for All

Grapat loose parts have always been a fantastic canvas for open-ended play. If you’re new to them, you might wonder, “What exactly do you do with these?” Allow me to shed some light by sharing the myriad ways we’ve enjoyed playing with them over the years. The Grapat Mis&Match set, with its vibrant collection of

New Grapat 2024 - Dear Universe

New Grapat 2024: from Dear Universe to Mis & Match! 

Early this month, I had the incredible privilege of attending the Spielwarenmesse, the world’s foremost toy fair, held annually in Nuremberg at the end of January and the beginning of February. For me, it was a much-anticipated journey into the heart of the toy industry. And a particular highlight was visiting the Grapat stand. As

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Wonderful Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair 2024: What a Magical Week!

Last week, I had the incredible opportunity to attend the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair 2024 in Nuremberg, Germany, for the second time. This annual event is a paradise for toy enthusiasts and industry professionals alike, and my experience this year was nothing short of amazing. Although I spent most of my time working at the Connetix

The Fairy Glitch Mother Stapelstein

+50 Stapelstein Play Ideas & Why We Love It

Do you know what Stapelstein are? Until a year ago, I had never seen them, but for the past year, they have been popping up on my Instagram feed and everywhere open-ended toy-related online. Their vibrant colors and intriguing designs piqued my curiosity, sparking my interest in a world where simplicity meets boundless potential. I

Grimms Large Stepped Pyramid

Great Ways to Play with the Grimms Large Stepped Pyramid

Do you ever wonder what else you can do with your Grimms Large Stepped Pyramid? Looking for ideas for how to use it at home? Or asking yourself if it should be added to your playroom? I must confess that we love it and we play a lot with it at home! For this reason,

Gifts for a 4 year old

Magical Gifts For A 4 Year Old Boy You’ll Love

As my kid is turning the big five, I can’t believe how crazy and incredible this past year has been! I’ve been reminiscing about all the cool stuff he’s totally been into as a four-year-old, and as I did last year: why not put together a list of his absolute favorites? I bet it could

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The Magic of CUBORO Marble Runs: A Toy You’ll All Love

CUBORO marble runs have captivated people of all ages for decades with their intricate designs, endless possibilities, and satisfying marble rolling sounds. Whether you’re a child or even an adult, there’s something undeniably fascinating about watching a tiny marble wind its way through a maze of blocks, ramps, and channels. We’ve had CUBORO in our

Cat Books for Kids

18 Fantastic Cat Books for Kids: Purrfect and Wonderful

Cats have captivated the hearts of people of all ages for centuries, and children are no exception. With their playful antics, mysterious charm, and fluffy companionship, cats make the perfect subject for children’s books. No matter your child’s age, there are plenty of cat books that will spark their imagination and foster a love for

Grimms Rainbows

The Magic of Grimms Rainbows: A Fantastic Investment for Families

Rainbows are beautiful in the sky, but have you ever seen a rainbow toy? Grimm’s rainbows are a popular toy among parents and educators alike due to their versatility and ability to inspire creativity. But did you know that there are different types of Grimms rainbows?  We love the Grimm’s rainbows at home. It has

Art Books for Kids

The Best Art Books For Kids Who Love To Draw And Paint

Art is a powerful tool for fostering children’s creativity, self-expression, and exploration. Whether through drawing, painting, sculpting, or other mediums, art provides children with an outlet for their imaginations and a way to communicate their thoughts and feelings. One way to introduce children to the world of art is through books. Art books for kids

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Fantastic Waldorf Toys To Unleash Your Child’s Imagination

Waldorf toys have been gaining popularity among parents and educators in recent years. Rooted in the Waldorf education system, these toys are designed to encourage creativity, imagination, and open-ended play. The emphasis on natural materials, simple designs, and sustainability has made them a favorite among families seeking to incorporate eco-friendly and educational toys into their

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Wonderful Sarah’s Silks Playsilks – A Great Open-ended Gift For Kids

Play is essential for children’s development, and having suitable toys can help foster creativity, imagination, and exploration. Playsilks are a type of toy that has recently gained popularity for their versatility and open-ended nature. At home, we have Sarah’s Silks Playsilks, and we love them. I want to share with you why we love our

Coloring Books for Children

The Ultimate Guide To The Best Coloring Books For Children

Coloring books have long been a favorite pastime for children. In recent years, they have also seen a resurgence in popularity as a therapeutic and stress-reducing activity for adults. However, coloring books are more than just a fun activity; they provide children with a variety of benefits. In this article, we will discuss the many

Open-Ended Toys

Wonderful Open-Ended Toys To Encourage Creativity and Imagination!

When it comes to choosing toys for our children, there are endless options available in the market. However, what I love most about open-ended toys is that they are an invitation to creativity. Unlike toys with a specific purpose or outcome, open-ended toys allow children to use their imagination and explore endless possibilities. The less

Bluey Books that kids will love!

A List of the Best Bluey Books Kids Will Love – Get to Know Bluey!

Bluey has taken the world by storm as a popular Australian children’s TV show celebrating the magic of imaginative play and the joys of family life. The show has become a beloved favorite of kids and parents alike, with its vibrant animation, lovable characters, and relatable stories. As a result, the show has spawned several

Dinosaur Books for Kids

33 Terrific Dinosaur Books for Kids – What Dino Lovers Need!

Welcome to our dinosaur book review post! Dinosaurs are a kids’ favorite, and they’ve been around for a long time. However, there are so many dinosaur books out there that it can take time to know which ones are best. We’ve done the research for you and come up with this list of 30 epic

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Ways to Play with Lego Duplo Spiderman Set – You’ll Love it!

Does your little one love Spiderman? Mine does 😉 So we got him the Lego Duplo Spiderman Headquarters Set and he’s explored the fantastic world of superheroes with it! Your child can experience all the excitement of creating adventures and a superhero story with Spiderman and his friends. We’ve had this set for over a

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11 Wonderful Bath Toys for Children – Make Bathtime More Fun (& Easy)

Bath time is a crucial part of any kid’s day. But it’s not just about getting clean and squeaky clean but also about having fun and spending quality time with your child. We all know that bathtime is not always the easiest time of the day. I’ve had to ask them to get undressed and inside

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Why We Love Yoto Player & How My Children Use It!

Are you considering getting an audio player for your child? Is your little one asking you to play content on your phone (music, stories, games), but you’re not keen on letting them be on the screen? Do you want them to be able to choose what they want to listen independently? If you’re looking for

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