i love designs that really assess how kids play and what little hands can manage. this funny looking tool offers and alternative to a traditional rolling pin: take the dough or pastry, bash it with with one side, turn the tool over and roll it flat - ideal for kids who aren't super strong and a nifty way of using up a bit of excess energy.

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mini bakery pastry bash and roll by tala, £6.99, mollie and fred