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Why Choose handmade?

Posted by ANTHONY TROWSDALE on

Why Choose handmade? I could easily list far more than 10 reasons I probably could go on into many more! 1. Handmade is very good for the environment Handmade products are great for the environment, because most small businesses also try and buy local materials and products. At Just Jigsaws we get our prints sourced 10 minutes up the road, our boxes from Leicester, our pegs from 10 minutes down the road and our wood is sourced from Midlands merchants. Also most of handmade products do not require a large production facility, a lot of the items are made in small...

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Could puzzle play be the missing link to your learning?

Posted by ANTHONY TROWSDALE on

Could puzzle play be the missing link to your learning? Puzzles might seem old fashioned and a bit traditional but there’s a very good reason why their use has continued throughout generation after generation. Puzzles help to develop a whole range of key skills that little ones carry with them forever.  Problem Solving  While piecing puzzles together your children will have to think logically. You can’t cheat at a puzzle that’s a fact, a piece either fits or it doesn’t fit so your children need to take the time to think about where each piece has to go. Your little ones...

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