Entries by Kes Reid

The Wishbone Mini Flip Racer has got new Wheels

This timeless classic, that has been loved by parents and grandparents for years, has been tweaked.

The Mini Flip ride-on toy is perfect for use from 9 months old with stable, non-marking, inline wheels. A multi-functional walker that converts to gentle rocker and ride-on in seconds, no tools required. Just turn the latch & flip.


Simple Toddler Sports Games

We’re rolling on into the summer months and there are loads of large scale sports events to inspire you and your kids to get active. We’ve got the Cricket World Cup and FIFA Women’s Football World Cup happening at the moment and Wimbledon tennis just around the corner. We’ve put together a collection of toddler […]


Movement for Learning Project

In a previous post, I’ve talked about a reduction in the development of gross and fine motor skills that can cause learning problems at school. And this worrying trend was one of the main reasons for starting up my business. Have you heard about the Movement for Learning project? Probably not. But this project directly addresses […]

We’re Finalists

You’ve got to be in it to win it and we’re delighted to say that we are finalists of The Family Network Business Awards 2019 sponsored by 4CRM in the New Business Category. The Family Network has groups spread over the UK and allows the people behind an amazing array of businesses to connect face […]

We’ve switched to a CIC!

ARGGG…not another acronym!!! What is a CIC?? I founded Whizz Kids Toys Limited as a direct response to the scenario we are seeing more and more of. Children entering the school system not physically ready for learning. I’ve been a research scientist then school teacher for many years. I wanted to try and do my […]

Strider 14X Sport Balance Bike with Pedals Hits UK

Strider Balance Bikes have been around for nearly 10 years now and STRIDER® is not the kinda company to rest on their ‘good thing’. They’re constantly refining their bikes to make them even more awesome based on technological changes and customer feedback. Come the end of August 2018, a very exciting revolution in Balance Bikes […]

Celebrate Success with a Balance Bike Licence

Learning to ride a Balance Bike is a BIG DEAL in the life of a youngster. And it’s great to be able to celebrate that success by giving them a Balance Bike Licence. They will feel so proud of themselves and rightly so! It doesn’t really matter what your criteria is for the licence. It […]

Which Bike Size Should I Buy?

I was chatting with some parents at a Bike Circuit Event that I was running on the weekend in Devon and several of them were asking which bike size would be best for their children to start riding on? It’s a common question so hopefully this article gives you some pointers. I certainly recommend starting […]

parkrun = Family Fun

Parkrun is about to launch in my home town of Exmouth which my family are super excited about! We discovered parkrun in Australia and loved it as it was an activity that we could all do as a family. As a worldwide initiative, it’s mind blowing how many parkruns take place every weekend in different […]