As we step into a new year, we find ourselves reflecting on the enchanting journey we’ve shared with all of you over the past 13 years. It is with a bittersweet mix of emotions that we pen down this message, announcing a temporary pause in the operations of Wiwiurka in the United States and North America. The decision comes as a response to the challenging economic climate, marked by rising material costs and shipping fees, coupled with the broader economic
Parenting is hard enough as it is, but when you’re a new parent, things can feel downright overwhelming. That’s why we’re so grateful for our community of parents and professionals who share their wisdom and expertise with us. In this blog post category, you’ll find posts from our community members – the fabulous online resource that helps make parenting easier for everyone. From product reviews to tips on using Wiwiurka to its fullest potential, these posts will help give you the guidance and support you need as you navigate your way through parenthood. So dive in and get inspired!
This is an extract from a Living Deep Blog “Conscious Toys business interview with Ana Parra”. In a world where excessive screen time for children is becoming increasingly normalized, many parents are now pausing to evaluate the relationship between their children’s mental health, brain development, and electronics. Although it is still early to determine the long term impacts of substantial screen exposure at a young age, what we do know is that there are already proven key benefits from time-tested
A child’s dental health is the priority of every parent. It is crucial to have a proactive approach to making sure that their oral health is in its best state. Aside from a regular dental visit, proper brushing, and a healthy diet, good sleep is also a must-have. It is often overlooked despite its significance in the dental health of children. Read on and find out the relationship between sleep and dental health. Most of the things that we’ll talk about below
Gardening with kids is a fun, educational and dynamic activity! Here are some tips for you to turn it into a great developmental opportunity.
Marek Schultz is a founding member of Wiwiurka. Born in Germany, of Polish descent, he speaks 4 languages and has called Mexico his home for the past 15 years. Xel Demesa, Brand Manager of Wiwiurka, undertook the task to interview Marek on the occasion of Father’s Day and to introduce you a little bit to one of the minds behind the creation of Wiwiurka. This is what they talked about: Marek con Hannha, su hija menor. Xel: Did you ever
Based in Washington, DC and creating magic all over, the GrOH! team, conformed by Jodi and Anne has become a referent for incredible and imspired playrooms around the world! We had a chance to talk with them about their vision and their business – and we snagged a few decor tips for enthusiasts too! A child’s play environment affects their independence, focus, creativity, and behavior. A child’s play space should inspire them to engage, invent and expend their energy in
Emotional regulation is a term that is mainly heard in psychology, according to Bisquerra, it refers to the ability that we human beings have to handle emotions in an adaptive way, it involves becoming aware and having the ability to recognize our emotions, and relate them with our thoughts and behaviors that these may provoke or unleash, so we can express them in a way that’s appropriate to the situation, time, place and person. Therapist Andrea Ballesteros from @taktoplayhmo using
Improving growth and achieving optimal development for children is a concern for many parents and educators alike, and with so many “do’s & dont’s” in parenting today… Where can we really go? Starting from an early age with perceptual stimulations is very important, but how can we promote without overstimulating? One of the tools that we can count on, both for our homes and for schools and nurseries, are playmats. Why? These, in addition to offering protection against falls and
When we think of a home renovation, we generally think of looking for something new shopping for something we’ve never seen before… But we rarely think of giving new life to the products we already have – why not get creative? We know that Wiwiurka is known for its natural wood lines and its natural and sweet tones that are with the Earth, but in the end … They are toys for children. But they live in grown-up space –