Are you thinking about how to keep the kids busy? There are often times we need to find something to occupy children of all ages. School holidays, wet weekends, recoving from illness, are just some of the times we need to bring out the games and jigsaw puzzles for kids. Here are some of our suggestions for puzzles and games to keep kids busy indoors and out of mischief, or playing outdoors on a table under the sun umbrella! All the games and puzzles available for purchase at Totally Irish Gifts are made in Ireland.
1. Car Cookie Puzzle
From the ‘Make it Bake it’ range of jigsaw puzzles, this will keep your 6 years+ age group busy for a while. This gift is a set of two jigsaws and also includes a cookie cutter in the shape of a racing car. One jigsaw puzzle when put together shows the recipe for cookies. The second jigsaw puzzle made up shows a colourful image of racing cars. Comes in a beautifully illustrated keepsake tin. Both boys and girls love this Car Cookie puzzle set. Make the jigsaws and then bake the car shaped cookies for a special treat for all the family. These jigsaw are made in Ireland.
2. Traditional Irish Ring Board: Game of Rings
This game is always a firm favourite and fantastic family game for all ages. The game of ‘Rings’ is a traditional Irish game. Kids will have fun while improving their hand to eye co-ordination and at the same time unknowingly practice their simple arithmetic skills. Choose from the Traditional Ring Board, or the Junior Ring Board for the younger age group. A Championship Ring Board size is also available for the more serious players.
3. Irish jigsaw Puzzles
Beautifully illustrated jigsaws of Irish legends, a short story of each legend is printed on the box. Jigsaws are 100 pieces and 500 pieces. Suitable for boys and girls. From 6 years (100 piece) and 8 years to adult (500 piece).
4. Educational Jigsaws
Learn the counties of Ireland and the countries of the world with these two great jigsaws. And for younger members of the family, the colourful ABC jigsaw!
6. Sewing and Embroidery Sets.
Lovely sets for busy hands. Sewing kits range from beginners (age 9 up) to intermediate (age 10 up). Embroidery Sets are for beginners and are suitable for ages 7 up. We have themed these kits with fairies and jewellery to make beautiful bundle and save gifts sets for girls. Pop onto the product page to view the selection.
Wishing everyone a happy fun time with these puzzles and games to keep kids busy!