The Elefun Ball Popper from Playskool is one of the best toys for a 9 month old child.
The Banzai Bumper Boat brings inflatable pool toys to the next level of fun and excitement with its ability to allow kids to drive an inflatable boat while blasting water up to 20 feet.
There are a variety of building blocks for kids. Snapo Blocks not only stack, but can be snapped or connected in all directions, enhancing creativity and imagination.
The Sky Bouncer from Maui Toys may have people wondering, is it a bouncing ball or frisbee? It's actually both! The Sky Bouncer can be used like a frisbee, but it is also capable of bouncing 25 feet in the air for a unique outdoor play experience.
Parents frequently search for educational apps for the iPad. Artsee studio from Wowee Toys combines educational, thinking skills, and fine motor tools into a fun animation and drawing app for iPad.
Arts and crafts supplies can take up a lot of storage space, and can be expensive over time. Companies like Wummelbox have designed subscription based arts and crafts kits for kids that arrive in the mail, with the supplies necessary to complete theme based activities.
Many kids enjoy riding bicycles, ride-on toys and scooters. Toys like the Kinderfeets balance bike are becoming increasingly popular, so children can learn to eventually ride a standard bike, without ever needing to use training wheels.
Have you ever considered a video GameTruck Party for your child's birthday party or a family event? I had an opportunity to experience a Game Truck party with a lot of friends and it was a big hit with both kids and parents.
Sassy Non-Sters Plush Baby Toys are an adorable and unique line of infant toys and rattles, available exclusively at Target.
Bejeweled Blitz originated as an online game for the computer downloaded through a Facebook application. Hasbro launched a board game version of the popular app called the Bejeweled Game in March 2013 where players swap jewels to make multiple matches of 3 in a row.
Dr. Seuss Books featuring their unique rhymes and characters like Cat in the Hat, the Grinch, the Lorax and Horton, are recognizable by both children and adults. Wonder Forge makes several fun Dr. Seuss games, like the Fun Machine, that are both fun and educational.
Play-Doh has a new compound called Play-Doh Plus that allows kids to more easily decorate their play-doh creations. The Sweet Shoppe Flip 'n Frost Cookie playset is an inexpensive toy under $10 with a lot of entertainment value that includes 1 can of the new Play-Doh plus compound.
Enchanted Cupcake Party is a new Disney Princess game by Wonder Forge. Kids play cooperatively by putting together cupcakes inspired by Disney Princesses Ariel, Cinderella, Snow White, Rapunzel, Tiana, Pocahontas, Mulan, Belle, and Jazmine.
Who would have thought that I'd find something related to PlayDoh, that's all natural and geared for kids of all ages at a recent trip to the LUSH Cosmetic Store at the mall? LUSH FUN soap is a moldable body wash, hair shampoo and bubble bath.
Younger children enjoy ride-on toys and bicycles, while traditional scooters have been popular amongst older kids that have well developed balance and control. 3 wheeled scooters, like the YGlider, are fantastic for toddlers and preschool aged children, because of their stable design.
The Mobo Mini Cruiser is a fun, fashionable and high quality three wheeled bicycle for kids. After seeing how unique and cool this bike is, on-lookers are sure to be searching the internet for their own adult tricycle.
Who Shook Hook is a great turn-taking and coordination game from Wonder Forge recommended for kids ages 4 and up, that features the popular characters Jake, Izzy, Cubbie, Scully, and Captain Hook from the Jake and the Neverland Pirates television show that airs on the Disney and Disney Junior Channel.
Once a year, Hess releases a new collectible toy vehicle. These fun, durable Hess toy trucks are very popular toys amongst little boys.
For children who love anything Thomas the Train, Discovery Bay Games has released a new game, specifically for the iPad called Steam Team Station. By placing the iPad in the console and downloading the free apps, kids are encouraged to play games with their favorite Thomas characters that involve "I Spy" activities, as well as physical play.
Extreme InterAction Dinosaur Train Toys include a variety of remote controlled dinosaurs that walk, stomp, and recognize each other. The dinosaurs in this line from TOMY are from the popular kids television show on PBS, Dinosaur Train.
Have you ever tried to make cake pops for kids parties? The Bakerella Cake Pops Set includes some fun tools that will make your first try at cake pops a success.
The Magna Color 3D activity kit allows kids to use special pens that release dots onto either a blank magnetic surface or a template. After designing with the dots, kids put on 3 D glasses to watch their designs pop off the page. This toy is recommended for kids ages 4 and up.
Angry Birds Star Wars are popular amongst children and adults of all ages. Hasbro has released a new family game that allows kids to construct their own structures, then launch their Star Wars Luke Skywalker Angry Bird into the tower with the Millenium Falcon Launcher, in hopes to knock the pigs off the blocks.
When considering purchasing a tablet toy for your children, there are several available for young children in the 3-9 year old age range. The VTech InnoTab2 and the InnoTab2s are the latest updates to the original InnoTab device which made it's debut in 2011. Using touch screen technology or a stylus kids ages 4-9 can play games, type notes, take pictures, and read e-books.
There's a new Barbie toy this year, the MegaBloks Barbie Build 'N Style Luxury Mansion. This Barbie mansion includes 301 pieces and is recommended for girls ages 4 and up. The Barbie dollhouse includes 8 different interchangeable rooms.