Trying to find ways to keep your kids occupied while you are stuck at home? YES! Here are some fun options that are eco-friendly and plastic free.
Playsam makes some of the most beautiful, minimalist toys you can find. They are made from beech trees which are fast growing and painted with non-toxic, lead free paint.
Eguchi Toys are all handmade out of birch, pine and plywood. The brand was started by a former Montessori teacher in Taiwan to meet the developmental needs of children of all ages.
Bicycle is famous for making playing cards but their Eco Edition is made in the USA with a fully-recyclable case and deck. The cards are made with sustainable forest papers, starch-based laminating, and vegetable-based inks.
Origami Paper Shop
The Origami Paper Shop provides a reliable revenue stream for the village artisans of Nepal’s rural and urban areas. Their handmade paper comes from the Lokta Bush so they are not cutting down any trees.
Miller Goodman makes their puzzles from non-toxic ink and rubberwood which is naturally stain and fire resistant.
Natural Earth Paint
The Natural Earth Paint Kit is all natural and vegan so it’s safe to use on wood, rocks, fabric, paper, and glass. It includes six biodegradable mixing cups and lids, one bamboo paint brush and a booklet with nature-based activities.