Tag: abilities
Bilingual Apps and what science is saying
January 26, 2016  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

If you a bilingual family or have decided to learn another language this year or even perfect the second language you already know, congratulations!  It is one of the best gifts you can give your children. Today, at The Toy Blog, we offer you the latest scientific studies related to learning other languages and a list of the best bilingual apps.

Nenuco Baby for the little ones
August 19, 2015  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Here at The Toy Blog, we´ve written about how playing is not only fun, but also an important learning tool for kids. And this begins during their first years. Through play, babies discover their own body. That is why we need to choose the appropriate toys for them to develop their motor skills and stimulate their senses. Along these lines, today we wanted to write about the Nenuco Baby line by Famosa, which we reviewed already in this post. It is a collection of toys designed for the little ones. But remember, what they enjoy the most is playing with the person next to them. Talk, caress, sing or tickle your baby. Only then will they start discovering how to relate to others.

Swingball: a summer favourite
August 3, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

All summer long, here at The Toy Blog, we´ve shared great ideas and activities so you can make the most of your time with your children in the pool or at the sea. Today, we´d like to talk about a fantastic toy that stimulates exercise, motor skills and increases self esteem and team work. It´s called Swingball. Keep reading to discover the benefits that this fun summer toy by Famosa has.

The Key to Being Patient with kids
June 2, 2015  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

You´ve surely lost your temper with your kids more than once. But you are no exception. Children have that way of exasperating parents even though we know we shouldn’t be impatient. Sometimes, we even tend to lose our cool when kids can´t make up their mind. So we decide for them, take away the little independence they have and in the end, they become used to having adults solve their problems. Like a hobby, the good news is that we can learn to be patient. Just follow these tips.

What children want to be when they grow up
May 27, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

Astronaut, fireman, ballerina, teacher, doctor, singer… Children can spend hours playing at pretending to be grown ups. Through role-playing, they get to interpret different characters doing different things, including jobs or tasks they find interesting. With our help, we can teach them what different jobs entail and spark their interests. Keep reading to discover what their dream jobs are and how you can help them make the right decisions.

The Best Summer Toys
May 25, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

This summer will be packed with fun. A season that offers us the chance to spend quality time with our little ones while they continue to play and learn. At Famosa we work hard to offer you the best toys for each age. Toys, which always include important educational values. Today we´d like to recommend the ones, which will get them moving, thinking, learning, sharing and having fun all summer long.