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Disney Princess Quiz - Find your Disney...
Check out this awesome Disney Princess Quiz with Ariel, Belle, Snow White, and many more! Are you as Independant as Ariel? Are you as adventureous as Jasmine? Find out which Disney Princess you are most like with this Disney Princess Personality Quiz from your guide to toys at About.com
Which Care Bear Are You? Quiz
Are you a softy like Tenderheart Bear? Are you as competitive as Champ Bear? Find out which Care Bear toy you are most like with this quiz!
Our 10 Favorite Dolls for Girls of All Ages
This list of Top 10 Baby Dolls includes a variety of toy dolls that girls will love and includes leading dolls such as Cabbage Patch Kids, Corolle Dolls, Baby Alive, Little Mommy, Bitty Baby and American Girl Dolls! This list includes dolls for girls of all ages!
A New Way to "Pley" With LEGO's
Pley is a subscription based service that delivers LEGO sets to your home. Children construct the sets, then parents return them when they are finished. Subscribers can choose from over 250 sets, and create their own personalized queue of toys or their Pleylist.
Disney Princess Personality Quiz Answer Page
Which Disney Princess Are You??? Done with the quiz? Now check out some princess-inspired toys and great
The 8 Best Wagons to Improve Your Child's Motor...
The Radio Flyer Build-A-Wagon allows families to customize and build their own wagon with a canopy, seat cushion, nameplate and fabric.
10 Best Play Kitchens
Play kitchens have become very popular with kids. The play kitchens of today are pretty sophisticated and include most of the gadgets that one would normally find in a kitchen, even if they're only pretend ones! Playing in a pretend play kitchen is a lot of fun, and it provides ample room for imaginations to go wild!
We Review a Digital Tablet Made Just for Kids
Companies like LeapFrog have been designing and perfecting kids tablets, geared for children ages 3-9, that provide accessibility to fun educational games and activities.
Meet the Newest Android Tablet for Kids
The VTech InnoTab MAX Android tablet for kids is the 4th generation of the InnoTab family. It includes wi-fi, internal multi-core CPU and access to Andoid gaming and educational content.
What Type of Toys Are Right For My Baby for the...
How do you buy the perfect toy for your baby? Here's a FAQ about buying the right toy for your baby for the ages of 0 to 6 months.
How To Clean and Care For Your Teddy Bears
Teddy Bears are greatly loved by their owners, however young or old they are! It is essential to look after your teddy bears and keep them grime-free and smelling fresh. Teddy Bears attract a lot of dust and need to be cleaned occasionally. Here are some quick and easy tips on how to clean and care for your teddy bears.
8 Tips to Help Your Child Become a LEGO Master...
Here are helpful tips I've identified to help children just learning to build with LEGO's, so they can become LEGO Master Builders and have a successful, rewarding experience.
13 Best Dollhouses for Kids
This is a top list of the best dollhouses. The list includes doll houses for young children, as well as collectible dollhouses, wooden dollhouses and collectible sets that can be passed on from sibling to sibling or from one generation to another.
6 Preschool Toys That Teach Reading Skills
An important developmental skill for children ages 4 and up is to identify both upper and lowercase letters of the alphabet, as well as to learn phonics which is sounding out various letters to read words. Here are 6 preschool toys that help teach young kids foundational skills for phonics and reading.
Why Are Rattles Good For Baby?
Rattles have been one of the first toys that babies play with. Rattles can be made of wood, plastic or cloth. Many of the rattles are brightly colored, have animal or flower shapes and typically make sounds when shaken. These sounds can range from the dull sounds typical of wooden rattles to the jingling or bell type sounds that metal rattles make.
Pokemon Quiz
Do you think you're an expert at all things Pokemon? Test your Pokemon knowledge with this quiz!
What is Kinetic Sand?
What is Kinetic Sand? The Kinetic Sand ingredients include 98% sand and 2% polymer, which allows it to be molded and shaped, while being mess-free and easy to clean up.
Corolle Baby Doll Review
Corolle has been creating baby dolls for young kids since 1979. Dolls in the Les Classique line are recommended for kids ages 2 and 3 because they have soft bodies, a sweet smell of vanilla, and clothing with velcro closures. Once you find the perfect match for your child, don't forget to also preview some great baby doll accessories for even more pretend play fun.
Barbie Collector's Dolls - Carnavale
Barbie Collectors will love these beautiful Barbie Collector Dolls. These wonderful Barbie Collector's edition dolls are the newest for the season. This year, there have been Barbie Collector Dolls released based on the festivals of the world. Also, Barbie Collector dolls from famous designers like Anna Sui are available. In addition, there's also Barbie Collector dolls from famous places like South Beach! Here's a look at the latest in the world of Barbie's Collector Dolls for this year. Page 9.
Top 10 Girl Toys - Fun Indoor Activities For...
Here are some Top Girl Toys including Product Information for toys that girls love. Painting, Fashion, Makeup, Cooking, Crafts and more keep your kids busy and entertained. Keep your kids busy indoors with these great girl toys and activities.
Top 5 Child's Playhouses and Playtents
Are you looking for a child's playhouse or a playtent for your kids? Do you want a tried and tested child's playhouse before you spend all that money? Then read reviews and compare prices for the best child's playhouses and playtents. Here is a list of the best picks for playhouses and playtents available in the stores today.
10 Great Toy Ideas for Babies Under 1 Year Old
Find baby toys to stimulate the senses, encourage hand-eye-mouth coordination, build motor skills and simply delight your little one.
Play Doh Creativity Center
Hasbro is one of the biggest manufacturers of games and toys for kids worldwide. Hasbro has many lines of toys including the popular Hasbro Star Wars, Hasbro's Littlest Pet Shop, Hasbro's Transformers, Hasbro's IDog, Hasbro's My Little Pony and much much more. This year, Hasbro has come out with some really exciting new toys and games, and also improved versions of its classic favorites. Take a look at Play Doh's Creativity Center to celebrate Play Doh's 50th Anniversary. Page 20.
9 Greatest Paw Patrol Toys
Paw Patrol is an animated television show for preschool aged children. Ryder and his puppies Marshall, Chase, Zuma, Rubble, Rocky, and Skye work together to complete rescue missions in Adventure Bay. New Paw Patrol toys will feature small toys with transforming backpacks as well as a variety of Paw Patrol plush toys, play sets and vehicles.
Play Doh 50th Color Pack
Hasbro is one of the biggest manufacturers of games and toys for kids worldwide. Hasbro has many lines of toys including the popular Hasbro Star Wars, Hasbro's Littlest Pet Shop, Hasbro's Transformers, Hasbro's IDog, Hasbro's My Little Pony and much much more. Play Doh celebrates it's 50th anniversary this year. Here are pictures of the 50th anniversary Play Doh kit. Page 19.
Hasbro's Product Highlights
The Littlest Pet Shop playset from Hasbro provides a complete, all round experience for all the my little petshop fans. Kids can play with their pets, feed them, make them sleep in a special hammock, and even store stuff inside. Page 8.
Why Are Teethers Useful For Baby?
Teethers are designed to make it easier for babies to grip and put them in their mouth. Teethers are very soothing for babies to chew on. Teethers are usually made of rubber, plastic or wood and come in various shapes, colors and sizes. Commonly, teethers and rattles go hand in hand, with one doubling up as the other. Some parents prefer using teethers which one can chill in the fridge, providing a soothing coolness to baby's gums.
Beautiful Baby Dolls from Corolle
Three beautiful baby dolls from Corolle
12 Disney Toys Your Kids Will Want for Christmas
These are some of the new Disney toys and Disney Store toys for Christmas featuring Frozen toys, Doc McStuffins toys, Sofia the First toys, Guardians of the Galaxy toys, Star Wars Rebels toys, Avengers toys and Disney princess toys and dolls.
19 Fun Family Board Games
Even though Wii, Xbox Kinect and Nintendo DS might be the most popular family games, more families are taking time out of their busy schedules to schedule a game night. Classic favorites that have been around for generations like Scrabble and Monopoly now exist in different variations that bridge the generation gap. Whether looking for a fun board game for your next game night, or a classic, this list,includes some of the the best board games for kids and families of all ages.
Toy Train Sets
Many young children, especially boys, love to play with toy trains and interconnecting train sets. There are many different varieties of train sets available for children of all ages that include wooden train sets, interactive talking train sets, and electrical train sets. Several of the popular children's television shows for toddlers and preschoolers (2-5 year olds) such as Chuggington, Thomas and Friends and Dinosaur Train, also have toy train sets that will engage the imagination of their biggest rail fans on the comfort of their living room floor. Amazingly, many of the wooden train sets are universal, allowing different sets to be expanded to the interest of the child. If you are purchasing a train set, also consider a train table, as a way to store and organize toys. These are some of the best toy train sets for kids.
16 Great Toys for Boys
Boys love all sorts of toys. Remote controlled cars, construction toys, technology, collectible toys and movie inspired toys are often hits amongst boys of all ages. Many of these toys will also appeal to pre-teens and adults, especially when it comes to the Nerf and Xploderz blasters. Included in this list are some of the best toys for boys.
Top 7 Toy Castles For Your Kids
Read about the best toy castles available for your child including reviews, pictures and more. Choose only the best for your child - here are some tried and tested toy castles for your kids including wooden toy castles, knights castles, castles they can build, pretend play castles and much more!
Best Toys for Teenagers
What do you buy for those teenagers in your life, other than a gift card, camera, cell phone, television, iPad, iPhone, iPod, or a gaming device like Nintendo Wii or Xbox Kinect? This could be the most difficult age group to buy for, but there are some great interactive games, sporting activities and toys for teens that will be sure to bring some fun and excitement to the entire family.
4th of July Activities for Kids
Many people during this national holiday attend cookouts, parties and fireworks displays. These are some fun toys that will make great 4th of July activities for kids whether they are passing the time waiting for the big fireworks displays or looking for something fun to do with their friends and family members at a cookout.
Love American Girl Dolls, But Don't Love Their...
American Girl Dolls and Adora Friends dolls are popular 18 inch dolls that children ages 5 and up who enjoy playing with dolls may enjoy dressing, accessorizing and nurturing. This article compares and contrasts American Girl Dolls and Adora Friends dolls.
Care Bear Personality Quiz Answer Page
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Where Can I Donate Used Toys?
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Right Brain vs Left Brain
The Right Brain And The Left Brain control different human characteristics. The Left Brain controls the logical, analytical side, whereas the Right Brain controls the artistic and creative side of a person. Find out more about Right Brain vs Left Brain in this guide from About.com
Best Toys and Games for Kids, Listed by Age
This is a list of all kinds of toys for every age! This is a great resource to help parents find new, exciting, and unique activities that their children will enjoy playing with in their free play time that can also be helpful when buying birthday gifts and holiday gifts!
Best Toys for Tweens
Cool toys for kids in their tween years, ages 8-12.
Tablet Toys for Kids of All Ages
Before you go handing over your expensive iPhone or iPad, this year several tablet toys and gaming consoles for kids have entered the toy market. Developed specifically with children in mind for their durability, games and apps, there is a wide variety of tablets that include tablets for kids as young as 3, but high-tech gaming systems with touch screen interfaces for tweens and teenagers, that even their adult parents will enjoy.
11 Best Toys for Kids Who Love Cars and Trucks
Find great car and truck toys for the boys -- and girls -- on your gift list who love things that roll, race and crash!
Best Toys for Boys Ages 8-12
Boys ages 8-12 can be a challenge to still find toys for, as many of them when asked for gift ideas would prefer sports equipment, gift cards to purchase music or apps for their iPod, or XBox Kinect, Wii, or Nintendo DS games for their gaming devices. Deep down in the heart of these young boys, there is still a need for some fun though, and these are some of the best toys available for boys ages 8-12.
What is Doh-Vinci?
Doh-Vinci is a new decorating compound from the makers of Play-Doh that encourages them to creatively decorate frames, accessories and pictures.
Top Baby Toys
A lot happens for babies in their first year of life. What are the best baby toys? Do you buy a baby rattle, baby teether, baby mobile, crib toy, push toy, play gym or activity toy? All of these are great choices for this age group and these are some of my top baby toys for 2012.
New Skylanders Figures, Skylanders SWAP Force...
New Skylanders Figures include 16 additions to the team that make up the Skylanders SWAP Force. For the first time, kids can combine and swap Skylanders toys in order to create over 250 character combinations that can fly, teleport, climb, dig, bounce and now jump. Page 2.
Best XBox Games for Kids
This year Microsoft has released some amazing Xbox games for kids. These are some of the best xbox games for kids.
New My Little Pony Toys
My Little Pony has been entertaining young girls ages 3 and up for over 25 years. These are some of the latest My Little Pony toys children can use to expand their imagination and pretend play skills.
Hess Toy Truck Celebrates 50 Years With a...
In 2014, a Hess Toy Truck Collector's Edition tanker will be available to commemorate 50 years of the Hess Toy Truck.
How Does the LeapPad 2 Differ from the Original...
What's the difference between the LeapPad and new LeapPad 2 from LeapFrog?
Harry Potter Quiz | Take this awesome Harry...
Harry Potter Quiz | Take this awesome Harry Potter Quiz and find out your Harry Potter IQ
Russ Berrie's New Shining Stars Line Of Plush...
Buy a Shining Stars plush animal from Russ Berrie, and get exclusive access to ShiningStars.com where you can actually name a star after your child! ShiningStars.com is a virtual website where your kids will enjoy various activities, and also be able to name a star after themselves. ShiningStars.com has teamed up with the International Star Registry to provide actual certificates of the star and star's location in the universe. It's interesting to say the least!
Frozen Movie Fans, Here are 10 Must-Have Toys...
Many children have really enjoyed the Disney movie Frozen. There are a variety of Disney Frozen toys that include a makeup vanity, Ice Palace playsets, role play costumes, and Anna and Elsa baby dolls and fashion dolls.
'Battleship'-inspired Battle board game
Battleship has been a classic game for years, strategically guessing coordinates along a grid, marking guesses with pegs, all in the hopes to sink all your opponents ship for the win. Hasbro Battleship Movie Edition, includes 3 different variations, based on the new Battleship movie.
8 Best Educational Toys for Infants
A child's mind is the most receptive to new ideas and concepts. Here are eight educational baby toys to make your baby learn and have fun at the same time.
15 Fun Toys That Will Make Your Kids Exercise
This list includes at least a dozen toys, activities and exercises for kids that may help fight childhood obesity.
Fun Personality Quiz List
Take a fun personality quiz and brighten up your day! These personality quizzes take only a few minutes each and are loads of fun. Take a fun personality quiz along with your friends and find out all your personalities!
Popular Toys
Kids in the ages between 5-8, usually are in their early elementary school years. This puts them in prime age to attend birthday parties. Kids of this age are very observant of the commercials of these new, fun and exciting toys on television. As a parent, do you know what they will be asking for this year during the holiday season? These are some of the most popular toys on kid's toy wishlists this year.
Top 5 Kid's Karaoke Machines and Accessories
Here's a selection of the best kid's karaoke machines and accessories that are sure to be a hit in your living room.
Toy Review: Toy Car Drives Up Walls
Air Hogs Zero Gravity Micro RC Car
Farm Toys - The Top Farm Toys
Farm Toys are well loved by kids. Kids love animal farms and farm toys. Farm toys are always a big hit with the children. There are some great farm toys available in the stores today. Farm toys include farm themed puzzles, plush farm animal toys, toy farm sets and many more. Here's a selection of great farm toys from your guide to Toys at About.com.
Amazing Spider-Man Toys
There are dozens of Spider-Man figures, the list includes role play sets from Hasbro, as well as a variety of Mega Bloks Spider-Man construction sets!
LeapFrog LeapPad 2 Review
Last year, the LeapFrog LeapPad made its debut as one of the premier learning tablets for kids ages 4-9. New for 2012 is the LeapFrog LeapPad 2, with more speed, memory, an additional video camera and a growing library of games, ultra eBooks, videos, and music.
Adora Giggle Time Doll
The Adora doll is a sweet baby doll for girls and each doll is hand-made. The Adora Giggle Time doll, recommended for kids ages 2 and up, is entirely machine washable, has meticulous hand-crafted detail and unique accessories that include a doll carrier and magnetic pacifier that come standard in the initial purchase.
Barbie Princesses - Courtney
Here are gorgeous Barbie pictures of the Barbie Princess series of dolls. Dressed in beautiful outfits, these Barbie Princesses and their siblings and friends are all set to dazzle. Go ahead and take a look at these stunning pictures of the Barbie princesses. Page 15.
Top 5 Cranium Board Games For Kids
Cranium board games are very popular with adults and kids alike. Cranium has lots of board games including Cranium, Cranium Whoonu, Cranium Cadoo and more. Read reviews of these Cranium board games especially picked out for your kids.
Play-Doh Toys & Games
There are so many great play-doh toys and games that kids ages 3 and up will love.
Cheap Gift Ideas for Kids Under 10 Dollars
If you are on the lookout for inexpensive toys, then this list is for you. These are some cheap gift ideas for kids under $10 that are fun and bring a lot of play value.
8 Ways to Organize LEGO"s
Ever wondered what the best way to store LEGO's and other construction blocks are? Here are at least 8 different ways to sort and contain small construction blocks.
How to Clean Toys?
Have you ever wondered how to clean toys? Lots of babies and infants engage with toys by putting them in their mouth or drooling on them. Older toddlers and preschoolers like to play with manipulatives such as blocks and trains. However, children can spread sickness to others simply by touching and playing with toys. Have you ever wondered how to clean toys?
What if Teddy Needs a Bath?
If you have ever wondered how to clean large stuffed animals, Teddy Needs a Bath may be your solution. Place the teddy bear, stuffed animal or baby doll in this large bag, zip it up, wash it in a front loading washer, then dry it in the dryer. Your child's favorite friend will emerge clean and good as new! For sick children, or those with allergies, stuffed toys can harbor a lot of germs, and finding a safe way to clean them is a must.
Why Yes, There are Dolls that Pee!
Potty training toddlers can be a real challenge. As a parent I've scoured the internet and surveyed my friends for all sorts of potty training tips. Here is a full review the Paul & Emma baby dolls from Corolle. These are unique, anatomically correct baby dolls that pee and can be a great potty training tool.
Best Toddler Toys
Toddlers ages 12 months to 3 years are on the move, learning to communicate through words, and developing their ability to begin to develop some pretend play skills. This list in includes some of the best toddler toys!
5 Reasons to Buy Disney Infinity Games
Here are my top reasons you should feel confident buying Disney Infinity games for your family. Disney Infinity has something for everyone, includes incentive based play in both physical and virtual worlds, enhances imagination and communication while providing a nice family bonding experience.
Easy Bake Oven
The Easy Bake Oven is a classic toy which has been around for generations. Invented in 1963, the easy bake oven is ever popular with the kids. Hasbro has come out with a new model for the Easy Bake Oven. Read all about the Easy Bake Oven including product information and pictures.
Video GameTruck Party
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.
Top 5 Kids Playground Equipment - Outdoor Swing...
Compare Prices and Read Reviews on the best kids playground equipment including swing sets and playground slides. Outdoor play is very essential for your kids. If you are looking for durable and safe playground equipment for your kids to play with in your yard, check out this list of the most popular swing sets, playground slides and climbers for kids from About.com.
Corolle's Potty Training Dolls - Emma and Paul
If you're looking for a potty training doll for your child, here's just the one for you. Corolle has come out with a beautiful vanilla scented potty training doll called Emma. Potty Training can actually be fun with these lovely potty training dolls from Corolle.
6 Reasons You'll Love Play-Doh DohVinci
DohVinci Play Doh sets provide a unique way for kids to engage in arts and crafts activities, while inspiring kids to decorate and design using their own sense of fashion and personalized style.
Preschool Toys
Preschoolers are learning to develop the ability to communicate in more complex ways, and expanding their pretend play skills while learning the rules of sharing with friends. At this age, academic skills of learning to recognize colors and letters is also developing.
LUSH, Moldable FUN Soap
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.
Spike the Dinosaur - Spike the Ultra Dinosaur...
Spike the Dinosaur is ultra cool indeed. Spike the Dinosaur walks, blinks, roars, snores, growls and even stands on his hind legs almost like a real pet. The fantastic design and bright spikes will definitely attract kids but, wait, Spike the Dinosaur doesn't come cheap. Spike the Dinosaur's equally large price of $140 may ward off parents. If one overlooks the hefty cost, the awesome features in this one of a kind Spike the Ultra Dinosaur toy will make it a worthwhile buy.
Lila - A Life Like Baby Doll Who Actually Talks...
Lila is A Realistic Life Like Baby Doll Who Actually Talks From Corolle Dolls. Read the About.com Toy Review on this wonderful life like baby doll who actually makes baby sounds, feels like a real baby, and looks like a real baby.
Top 5 Electronic Games And Gadgets For Your Kids
You can view product reviews of some of the Best Electronic Games and Gadgets For Your Kids. Choose the right electronic games and Electronic Gadgets with this Top List of the Best Electronic Games and Gadgets.
Toys That Encourage Kids to Write Letters and...
These educational games will help children practice and learn to write letters and numbers in a fun way.
VTech InnoTab
The Vtech InnoTab by VTech Toys is an e-book, gaming device and touch screen tablet for kids ages 4-9. This educational toy is a cost-effective tablet and iPad alternative, where kids will enjoy using the integrated features and the touch screen applications to not only play games, but to build vocabulary and enhance skills for reading.
Sofia the First Toys
Sofia the First is the newest and youngest Disney Princess to grace television screens everywhere, most recently on the Disney Junior channel. A variety of plush and role play toys have been released in conjunction with the Sofia the First movie and television show.
Top 9 Teddy Bears That Make Perfect Gifts
Teddy Bears are everyone's favorite stuffed animals. Teddy Bears have been around for years and still continue to do so. Teddy Bears are adorable, huggable and are often the toys which kids treasure even when they are all grown up! Everyone loves receiving teddy bears as gifts. You can gift a teddy bear to a baby, a toddler or even to a teen. Teddy Bears convey emotions in a way no other toy can. Here are some of the best Teddy Bears which stand out from the rest.
Everything You Need to Know about LEGO Toys
For LEGO fans in your family, here's everything you'll need to know about LEGO toys, such as how to organize them, ways to get your own LEGO idea on toy store shelves, and strategies to teach your children how to successfully build without frustration.
Best Baby Doll Accessories
These are some of the best baby doll accessories like shopping carts, jogging strollers, bath tubs, potty chairs, pack n' plays, swings and highchairs.
What Type Of Toys Are Right For My Toddler?
How Do You Buy The Perfect Toy For Your Toddler from the ages of 1 to 3 years? Here is a list of Frequently Asked Questions about Buying The Right Toy For Your Toddler.
Explore the History of Crayola
Learn fascinating facts about Crayola, the world's most famous crayon maker. Read all about how Crayola was first started, and about the milestones Crayola faced in the History of Crayola.
YGlider: 3 Wheeled Scooter for Kids
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.
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Using World Music To Introduce Children To...
It is important to introduce your children to good music at an early age. World music provides a free ticket to kids and their parents to travel around the globe. Putumayo Kids brings music from all around the world right to your doorstep. Read more about the importance of introducing your kids to world music at About.com.
Fisher Price Toys - Classic Toys
Read about classic toys from Fisher Price. These Fisher Price Classic Toys bring back memories of the good old days. Here's some information on the history of Fisher Price along with some classic toys from the famous toy maker.
Leap Frog Tag Junior Review
The Leap Frog Tag Junior is a small handheld device, that engages children ages 1-4 by bringing board books to life with music, words and sounds. Over 20 additional board books can be purchased, and feature several well known childhood characters such as Disney Princesses, Sesame Street, the Backyardigans and Curious George.
11 Awesome Toys for 1-Year-Olds
Is your little celebrity turning one? These are some of the best toys for 1-year-olds including wagons, baby dolls, ride-on toys, blocks, and bath toys.
Play Kitchen Sets for Kids
As a child, I remember playing with my wooden play kitchen. As a matter of fact, it's possible that my parents still own it 30 years later. For centuries young kids have enjoyed using toy kitchens with play food as they use their imagination to cook and serve their family members and baby dolls. Though over time, as kitchens have evolved, they now come with some unique features like lights, sounds, microwaves and cordless phones. These are some of my favorite toy kitchens.
Before You Buy A Toy For Your Child - Toy...
Before you buy a toy for your child, you have to check if the toy is right for your child's age, and whether it is safe enough for your precious little one. Here are some pointers to guide you in buying the right as well as safe toy for your child.
Barbie Dolls - Spring Fashion Fever - Barbie...
Here is the Spring collection of the Barbie Fashion Fever dolls for this year. Featuring wonderful fashion Barbie dresses and awesome accessories like furniture and more, these Barbie Dolls from the Fashion Fever line are a must-see for all Barbie doll fans! Check out these newest latest pictures of Barbie dolls in their Spring Fashion Fever best!
Learn About The Best LEGO Kits for Ages 4-7
LEGO Juniors sets help bridge the gap for 4-7 year olds from DUPLO's to smaller construction bricks and feature onstruction, princess, farm, race car, rescue and super heroes like Spider-Man, Batman and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Basic Swimming Pool Safety Tips
Swimming Pool Safety is very important to prevent accidents from occuring. These basic pool safety tips are a must read for all parents with pools in the backyard, or with children who go swimming elsewhere. Protect your child against drowning with these simple swimming pool safety tips.
Best Toys for Toddlers
Toddlers, or kids ages 12 months through 36 months of age (3 years), love to participate in role play as they pretend to be just like their parents. They are generally active and love outdoor play experiences with ride-on toys. They also love construction toys, that allow them to build and use their imagination. These are some of the best toys for toddlers.
New Barbies for 2013
One of the new Barbie dolls for 2013 is the Barbie Digital Dress Doll.
The CPSC's Most Wanted Recalled Toys
The CPSC's List of Most Wanted Dangerous Recalled Toys - Dangerous Recalled Toys List
Monsters University Toys
With the release of the new Disney Pixar movie, Monsters University, June 21, 2013, there are a host of fun, new Monsters University toys featuring a kid-powered Scare Off Sulley Monster mask, action figures, and collectible Monsters University figures that will be released with the new Disney Infinity interactive gaming system.
Fisher Price Smart Cycle
Fisher-Price is aiming to tackle the obesity epidemic which is rampant in kids today with it's Smart Cycle. What is the Smart Cycle, anyway? It's a stationary bike very much like an exer-cycle. The difference is that the preschooler sized Smart Cycle can be transformed into an interactive exercizer when plugged into your TV's a/v jack. Kids hop on and pedal their way through the various games available. The bright side - Fisher-Price's Smart Cycle beats most other stationary TV games anyday.
Top 6 Toy Storage Ideas - The Best Toy Boxes...
Most kids have tons of toys which have to be stored in toy boxes. After play, it is essential to have a handy toy storage system like a toy box to put away and store the toys. It is not necessary to spend tons of money to get toy boxes and toy chests. Here are some great toy boxes and toy chests which you will find useful for toy storage.
Top 9 Toys from the Disney Pixar Movie Cars
The Disney Pixar movie Cars is an adventurous and comical roller coaster of a movie. Disney and Mattel have come out with a wide range of toys and playsets based on the movie Cars. The line of toys includes, but naturally, an wide range of scaled down toy vehicles. In addition, there are lots of exciting playsets on the cards like the Mountain Challenge Playset. Here is a look at some of the toys from Mattel based on the Disney Pixar movie Cars.
It's Time For Your Check-Up with Doc McStuffins
Doc McStuffins is a popular new show for preschool aged kids on the Disney Junior channel. Doc McStuffins fixes toys in her backyard clinic. When they are all better, she sings the Time for Your Check-Up song. This is one of the new toys released in conjunction with this popular television show.
Leap Frog TAG Reader Review
The LeapFrog Tag Reading System, geared for kids ages 4 to 8, is a great educational toy for young preschool and elementary school aged kids to learn the foundational skills for reading. Children use the device to explore words and pictures in special storybooks, many of which feature favorite childhood characters like the Disney Princesses and Dr. Seuss.
YUGIOH Quiz Take this awesome YuGiOh Quiz and...
Test your YuGiOh knowledge with this fantastic YuGiOh Quiz. Do you know your Yugioh facts? Check out this YuGiOh quiz from your guide to toys at About.com
Rocky the Robot Truck Review
Rocky the Robot Truck Review. Bottom line, his funny personality and his many party tricks, Rocky is a great choice for kids who like trucks. Ages 3+
Practical Ways to Store and Organize Toys
Learn about keeping toys in bins, containers and sealable bags to store toys safely in the home. What do you do with old toys? How do you encourage your child to clean-up their toy area?
Baby Toys
The time from your baby’s birth to when he or she turns one year old is when the most amazing changes take place. Baby toys need to stimulate baby's sight, sound and touch. Many baby toys at this stage are colorful and textured. Here are great baby toys including wooden baby toys, educational baby toys, classic baby toys, stroller toys for baby and many more for babies from birth to 12 months.
Pulse Kick-n-Go Scooter
The Pulse Kick and Go Scooter is an old favorite which has made a comeback. The Pulse Kick and Go Scooter is an eco-friendly way to exercise while being lots of fun too. My first impression of the Pulse Kick and Go Scooter was that it looks really cool! The second thought that crossed my mind was the bigger-than-expected size. I guess I've got used to seeing the smaller Razor scooters, so the Pulse Kick and Go Scooter seemed large to me.
iPad Toys & iPhone Toys
Do you have an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad? Aside from all of the app games that can be downloaded to the actual devices, toy companies have jumped on board to create some amazing iPhone toys and iPad toys that will give their app game play an entirely different perspective. This is a list of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch toys for all ages that provide.
Teach My Baby and Teach My Toddler Toys Make...
Teach My Toddler and Teach My Baby Toy Review
Mobo Mini Cruiser: A Three Wheeled Bicycle for...
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.
Why are blocks good for children?
Blocks are one of the first toys I recommend for young children. Most children enjoy building blocks right from an early age and have fun putting them together. Building blocks are a wonderful way to jumpstart your child's learning skills. Blocks build up methodical thinking, logic, creativity as well as physical co-ordination in kids.
Collectible Toys Your Kids Will Love to Shop...
Some of the newest collectible toys are Shopkins, tiny, collectible items that feature different supermarket and retail store items like fruits, vegetables, and sweets.
Top 5 Girls Bikes and Scooters
Top Best Selling Bikes and Scooters for Girls. Get the top picks and most popular bikes and scooters for your little girl.
Top 10 Superhero Costume Ideas For Your Kids
Dress up your kids as their favorite superhero with these great superhero costume ideas.
Vermont Teddy Bear Review
Vermont Teddy Bears are soft, 15 inch bears that can be purchased for special occasions, personalized and are unique given their articulating joints that allow the bear to be posed. The teddy bears are hand-made in the state of Vermont and come with an unconditional life time guarantee.
Best Children's Toys For Ages 8 to 11 - Top...
Check out the top children's toys in this fascinating christmas and holiday shopping checklist. The best children's toys along with pictures and information and more in this fantastic Christmas and holiday toy shopping guide for 2005 which your child is sure to love.
Why Are STEM Toys So Important?
STEM toys are educational toys and games that are focused on providing children with skills that will help them gravitate towards careers in engineering, science, math and technology.
Weebles Weebalot Castle from Hasbro
Hasbro is one of the biggest manufacturers of games and toys for kids worldwide. Hasbro has many lines of toys including the popular Hasbro Star Wars, Hasbro's Littlest Pet Shop, Hasbro's Transformers, Hasbro's IDog, Hasbro's My Little Pony, Hasbro's Weebles and much much more. This year, Hasbro has come out with some really exciting new toys and games, and also improved versions of its classic favorites. Here is the Weebles Weebalot Castle from Hasbro! Page 17.
The New American Girl Caroline Abbott
The newest member of the historical collection at American Girl Place is the American Girl Caroline Abbott. Caroline Abbott lives with her family in New York during the War of 1812. Her father is a shipbuilder, who also becomes a prisoner during the war.
Top 10 Spiderman Toys
An overview of the top Spider-man toys of the season for your kid who loves this web spinning, wall climbing superhero.
Top 8 Crayola Crayons
Crayola is very well known for its crayons. Did you know that there are over a hundred different types of Crayola crayons? Crayola crayons come in various varieties including washable crayons, glitter crayons, fragrant crayons and more. Here are the top picks for Crayola crayons where you can see which Crayola crayons are the best.
Musical Instruments for Kids
B. Toys has developed some of the most unique musical instruments for kids. Not only are they whimsical and adorable with their fun color palettes, all of these great instruments encourage kids to explore their love for music using familiar children's songs.
Top 6 Children's Ride On Toy Vehicles
Whether you are looking for the first ride-on for your child, or a more advanced kids' ride-on toy, we have a top picks list of the most popular kids' ride-on toy vehicles for you.
Top 7 Boys Bikes and Scooters
Top Best Selling Bikes and Scooters for Boys. Get the top picks and most popular bikes and scooters for your little boy.
Razor USA LLC Announces Recall Of Razor...
Razor USA LLC has announced the recall of approximately 246,000 units of the Razor Electric Scooter. The model numbers which have been recalled are E300, E300S, E200 and E200S. The Razor scooters have been recalled due to a faulty weld. Read on for the full details about the Razor Electric Scooter Recall.
Portable Toy Storage Solution
Looking for toy storage ideas? Lay n' Go Lifestyle is a play surface that transforms into a backpack in seconds, cleaning up and storing toys instantly.
Top 10 Hottest Transformers Toys and Action...
Transformers Toys are really popular with the kids today. Here are some of the more popular Transformer toys from Hasbro which your kids are sure to love. Read reviews and compare prices of the hottest Transformers Toys in the stores today from your guide to Toys at About.com.
Tonka Toughest Mighty Loader
Hasbro is one of the biggest manufacturers of games and toys for kids worldwide. Hasbro has many lines of toys including the popular Hasbro Star Wars, Hasbro's Tonka Toys, Hasbro's Transformers, Hasbro's IDog, Hasbro's My Little Pony and much much more. This year, Hasbro has come out with some really exciting new toys and games, and also improved versions of its classic favorites. Take a look at the Tonka Toughest Mighty Loader from Hasbro! Page 15.
10 Toys from the 80s You Can Still Buy Brand New
Where you a kid in the 1980's? These were some of my favorite iconic 80's toys that have been updated for modern times and yet still available today to purchase for your children.
Kids' Bikes
Many children enjoy physical exercise, whether indoors or outdoors. There are a variety of different kids bikes available for children of all ages. Ride on toys are geared for the toddler age group, and allow children to ride the bike propelling it with their feet. Balance bikes are for older preschool aged children who are learning to shift their weight in preparation for a pedal bike. Aside from traditional bikes there are many different bikes that are also propelled using hand movements, and do not rely on leg strength alone. These are some of the best kids bikes.
TJ Bearytales
Hasbro is one of the biggest manufacturers of games and toys for kids worldwide. Hasbro has many lines of toys including the popular Hasbro Star Wars, Hasbro's Littlest Pet Shop, Hasbro's Transformers, Hasbro's IDog, Hasbro's My Little Pony and much much more. Hasbro's games are among the best including Yahtzee, Scrabble, and many other popular favorites. This year, Hasbro has come out with some really exciting new toys and games, and also improved versions of its classic favorites. Take a look! Page 18.
Crayola Colors
There are so many Crayola colors available including a host of very interesting colors. Here is a comprehensive list of Crayola colors.
Leap Frog Learn and Groove Musical Table Review
From playing songs to things that spin and roll, the Leap Frog Learn and Groove Musical Table is an awesome toy that will delight your child.
Pet Toys
Have you ever purchased any pet toys? Many kids these days ask their parent for real animals for gifts, whether it be a dog, cat, fish, hermit crab, hamster, or snake. If your children are asking for pets and you want them to try their best to care and nurture one, these are some of the coolest toy pets. With the advances in technology, some of these pet toys are able to learn commands, develop personalities, and respond directly to a child.
FAO Schwarz - A Photo Tour
FAO Schwarz is one of the largest and most famous toy stores of all times. Take a look at the pictures of the FAO Schwarz toy store in this photo tour of FAO Schwarz. Page 2.
Kinderfeets Kids Balance Bike Review
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.
Top Girl Toys
What are the top girl toys this year? These are some of the greatest gifts and best Christmas toys of 2012.
Top Barbie Dolls
Barbie dolls have been a part of many of our childhood years. Barbie dolls personify elegance and beauty. With her long hair, shapely legs, designer dresses and awesome accessories, Barbie is a hit with most young girls. Barbie dolls are perfect gifts for young girls who will spend hours playing with their new companion. Barbie dolls have a wholesome image, which appeals to a good many parents.
SmartGlobe from Oregon Scientific
Learning can be fun with the SmartGlobe. Here's the SmartGlobe from Oregon Scientific, a well thought-out product which has already won several prestigious awards. The SmartGlobe provides a vast array of general knowledge on over 30 features including currency, capital, flight times, climate, government, culture and other associated topics. Read the review of the SmartGlobe from Oregon Scientific.
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