Archives: Child Development


Dinosnores Sleep CD’s Review

Do you have a toddler, baby or child that has trouble settling to sleep at night? Are you looking for gentle methods to encourage them to fall asleep? Then you'll absolutely LOVE our NEW range ...

Best Baby Toys for First Christmas

When it comes to finding the perfect toy for your baby's first Christmas (or Birthday) then you want to find something that is fun, engaging and also natural, non-toxic and most importantly safe for y...

Top 8 Eco Toy Kitchens for Christmas!

With Christmas only 2 months away, we've searched the globe for the best gender neutral, eco toy kitchen's and we're pleased to be able to offer them all to you online at Eco Toys! All our toy kitc...

10 Screen Free Outdoor Nature Play Ideas

At Eco Toys we believe that children need plenty of free-outdoor play as possible for healthy emotional and physical development. With school holidays almost here and the warmer weather, it's t...

Fairy Party Ideas

Are you thinking of hosting a fairy party for your little girl or boy (yes, boys loves fairies too!) and looking for some inspiration? My daughter absolutely LOVES fairies, so it was only natur...

Top 5 Tips for an Eco-Friendly Easter with Eco Toys!

There’s no doubt about it; Easter is on its way.  Supermarket shelves are groaning under the weight of thousands of branded and mass produced chocolate eggs and all kinds of Easter themed déco...

Green Toys Tractor Toy Review

Three year old Master Tiger loves diggers and tractors and is always on the lookout for them. So when the Green Toys Tractor arrived in the mail, Master Tiger was overjoyed. At first glance t...

The dangers of plastic toys in our modern world

As consumers it is easy to be lured into buying products we don’t really need.  Advertising fills our heads with unrealistic promises and our children, who are the most vulnerable are often exp...

Fun with Nature – Making Rock Pets

My daughter has always loved and collected rocks. She has a natural appreciation of their distinct features and textures and so we've always had a collection of her rocks around the home. It's amazi...

Our Top 8 Baby Walkers and Ride ons reviewed

Baby Walkers are a fun toy for toddlers that are learning to walk. They provide an opportunity for your child to learn to walk while holding onto something stable. This enables them to build and stren...

Growing Your Own Veggies with Kids

Can you feel it?  The air is a little warmer.  The flowers are starting to blossom.  The world smells a little sweeter and there is a feeling of energy creeping back.  Spring is here and with it s...

Aussie parents unaware green time can help kids perform better at school

A growing body of research reveals contact with nature has academic benefits for children. While the vast majority (89%) of Australians who regularly care for children agree that contact with natur...