Children love pretending to be adults, so a kids wooden kitchen makes an ideal gift for little ones with big imaginations. Your kids could be mastering the kitchen and learning to become 5 star chefs from the age of 3. It's non-stop action in pretend play kitchens , with kids spending hours cooking their secret recipes and working together with friends or parents in educational culinary role plays. What type of wooden pretend play kitchen will you buy for your children's playroom, cubby house or bedroom? Safety comes first, so look for items listed as toy safety certified. It's also a good idea to buy a wooden kids kitchen made using non-toxic, environmentally friendly and easy-to-clean paint. Keep in mind that adult supervision is recommended at all times, even if kids play with the toy kitchen regularly.
Wooden kids kitchens are available in creative, colourful designs complete with wooden play appliances such as an oven, stovetop, microwave, sink and refrigerator. The realistic hobs, turning knobs and taps, and wooden cooking accessories make it feel like a proper kitchen for serious chefs. Kids learn to play safely with the wooden pretend cooking accessories including cooking pots, utensils, plates, shakers, chopping boards, cups, oven glove and wooden food. And at the end of the session they can pack everything away with the ample storage space provided for cooking accessories and other toys.
The best selling brands for pretend play kitchens, as well as other preschool activity toys , include KidKraft, Step2 and Little Tikes. Parents can buy play kitchens designed for girls, boys, or both. Sizes vary, so it's worth measuring your space at home in advance and searching for items with the right dimensions. The popular Home Little Chef 18 piece set is 60cm long, 30cm wide and 85cm high. Like most pretend play kitchens.