Big design for little fingers.
TUM TUM products include nifty design features to help eager kids with more enthusiasm than expertise. Scooping corners on bowls and plates, wide stable bass on cups and removable grippy sleeves on cutlery all help with the tricky business of getting food from plate to mouth. Designed by a Mum & Dad for our own children in Buxton in the beautiful Peak District.
In this guide to getting started with cutlery we give you an idea of what to expect and when from your little one when it comes to mastering cutlery skills, as well as some top tips and fun games to practice.
But first, it’s good to know why having the right tools for the job is important. Suzanne, founder of TUM TUM and mum to Izzy and Mia, says, “When my girls were very little we struggled to find decent children’s cutlery that wasn’t either scaled down version of adults cutlery or gimmicky with impractical, slippy handles which were just too difficult to hold.