Cognitive Development


In the first 2 years of life, there is an absolute explosion of new neural connections formed in our brains. After 2, the brain begins 'paring' down these connections, to allow for higher cognitive functions. The urgency here is, once we have grown up, we don't get a second chance to go back and form these pathways. 

For babies, don't be afraid to stimulate them. Look for toys with contrasting colors, different textures and sounds. Remember safety, and be mindful of your baby's physical capabilities. 

For toddlers to teens, focus on higher-level cognitive goals, like problem-solving and logic. Be mindful of your child's emotional maturity, and avoid tasks that are too easy for your child. 

Mahogany Brain Teaser Lock Box
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Numerical Wooden Puzzle - 2 Puzzles in 1
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Pinwheel Wooden Brain Teaser Puzzle - 2 Puzzles in 1
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Mancala - Centuries Old Game
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Disa Tower Game
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3D Printed Rotating Gear Cube Toy
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3D Printed Rotating Gear Heart Toy
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Cardboard Proptractor
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Cardboard Proptractor Kit Deluxe
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Scribbler - The Drawing Robot
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Scribbler - The Drawing Robot - Deluxe Kit
Scribbler - The Drawing Robot - Deluxe Kit Sold Out - $40.00
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Wood Proptractor Kit Deluxe
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Wood Proptractor Kit
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Ant Trail Blocks
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Classic Gyroscope
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Puppy Calculator - Handmade in Lithuania
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Hape Coral Reef Activity Center
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Soopsori Caterpillar Puzzle
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Soopsori Safari Blocks
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Milani Rainbow Game
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Wooden Hearts Counting & Sorting Set
Wooden Hearts Counting & Sorting Set Sold Out - $38.95
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Soopsori Fishing Play Set
Soopsori Fishing Play Set $32.95
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Soopsori Wooden Bear Toy
Soopsori Wooden Bear Toy $32.95
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Soopsori 13-Piece Rattle Blocks
Soopsori 13-Piece Rattle Blocks $29.95
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miniLUK Brain Challenger Complete Set
miniLUK Brain Challenger Complete Set $89.95
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miniLUK Starter Pack
miniLUK Starter Pack $19.95
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