One of the worst pains we have ever experienced as a parent? No, not childbirth. We're talking about stepping on the corner of a Lego piece or wooden block in our bare feet. There aren't enough expletives to convey the feeling. So while we work on "clean up time" we're considering these cork blocks by Tono-8 we saw at Inhabitots.
The blocks come in three different shapes and are made of lightweight cork painted with natural paints. You can get them in natural cork as well. Each set comes with16 pieces which can be arranged in hundreds of configurations. Read more about them at Inhabitots.