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Mother's day and an Organic life

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Being a mother is such a wondrous thing, with mother's day being the highlight of the year!! I knew exactly how my Sunday was going to pan out when my husband took an unexpected detour to the local shop on our way home Saturday evening.  Needless to say the pickings were rather slim, but alas it is the thought that counts.  The fact I received a packet of stale heart marshmallows (which to be honest we both agree were probably left over from valentines) is neither here nor there.  The children think they're amazing and are slowly working their way...

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New Year..... new look!

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New Year..... new look!

Exquisite illustrations We're starting 2017 with a fresh new look and we're feeding off the positive vibes we've been feeling since the launch of our new illustrations.  We were very fortunate to work with a lovely local illustrator, who like us has a fondness for all things traditional and aesthetically pleasing.  We decided to collaborate by bringing together our beautiful products and her charming and exquisite illustrations.    The result was beyond any of our expectations and something we have truly enjoyed sharing.   Expanding our Organic and Fairtrade range  With that said, we have hit the ground running since...

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Christmas gifts and our suggestions!

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Christmas gifts and our suggestions!

As you already know, at How I Wonder we like gifts that are hard to come by in the UK.  Even though some of the brands we stock may be featured in other online stores and mainstream UK boutiques, the products we have selected from these brands are not necessarily commonplace.  A prime example of this is the Moulin Roty 'Stacking Donkey'.  This beautifully crafted wooden toy for babies and toddlers can be bought from other online stores, however we are currently the only online UK store to feature them in our collection!   Since attending some of our local...

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Wonderful Wooden Toys at competitive prices.... and the gender debate!

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At howiwonder.co.uk we love finding traditional toys for your young ones to play with.   We have a variety of wooden toys from the German brand Hape, wooden balance bikes from Nicko Toys..... big wooden rocket ships and little wooden rocket ships!  And we're looking for more still to add to our collections! In recent months there have been numerous debates challenging the gender stereotypes given to toys.  We've all seen the 'blue' and 'pink' aisle in the toy shop, but fortunately not all little girls want to play with dolls, and likewise boys with trucks! The organisation Let Toys...

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