Hey Zoomy can I introduce you Joel? He is a super dad, he has 2 children and he makes amazing toys for them.  Do you want to play with? here flower building toy he used some scrap wood and cut out shapes, then painted them. Then he drilled holes into a bunch of thick dowel pieces to make stacking beads for the stems. The end result is a toy that allows the child to make their own various flower creations! try Zoomy!