toys

  1. Toys and Play

    Fun pretend-play toy weapons for girls

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    Do you have a budding heroine in your house? With the popularity of The Hunger Games and its heroine Katniss Everdeen, many girls...
  2. Toys and Play

    10 Awesome LEGO storage ideas

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    Tired of stepping on LEGO bricks and losing pieces? We've rounded up 10 clever ways to store and organize your child's LEGO...
  3. Family Fun

    Most epic LEGO builds

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    It seems that every child, at nearly every age, loves to build with LEGOs — and we love what these kids and families have created...
  4. Crafts

    DIY toys: Homemade race car track

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    The simplest toys are usually the most fun, and this DIY toy car racetrack is no exception. It will only take about a half hour to...
  5. Family Fun

    Hot Christmas toys for 2013

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    Christmas shopping can be brutal when you're vying for the most popular toys in town — unless you have some insider tips on what...
  6. Family Fun

    50 Christmas gifts your kids really want

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    If you don't have your Christmas shopping done yet, don't fret. You still have plenty of time to find the perfect gift for every kid...
  7. School Age Kids

    10 Classic toys you didn't know still existed

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    Classic, imaginative-play toys your kids will love so much they won't even miss the modern bells and whistles!
  8. Baby toys

    15 Bargain toddler toys

    Shopping for toddlers can be fun, but with all the possibilities out there, what is the best present for the little one in your...
  9. Christmas Gifts

    21 Noisy toys to never get your kid for Christmas

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    Unless you’ve recently invested in a pair of noise-canceling headphones, you may want to avoid these toys for kids. Described by...
  10. School Age Kids

    Encouraging your child to play independently

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    When I was young and my imagination was still intact, some my favorite things to do were things that didn’t involve many toys. I...
  11. Bargains, Savings & Shopping Tips

    Shop Black Friday: Toys R Us

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    We can’t talk about Black Friday or holiday shopping without talking about Toys R Us. The toy tycoon is the place to go for all the...
  12. Toys & Play

    Toys that teach hand-eye coordination

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    Whether you're wanting to give your little one a head start or are working with kids with developmental delays, educational toys...
  13. Preschoolers

    Retro toys making a comeback

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    Moms nostalgic for the toys of their youth will be happy to know the classics are making a big comeback. Here are our top picks for...
  14. Preschoolers

    2013's Best interactive learning games

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    Learning is always more fun when you're not alone. These interactive games introduce your child to new friends that can teach them a...
  15. Preschoolers

    6 Educational toys for preschoolers

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    When educational toys are this fun, kids don't even realize how much they're learning.
  16. Preschoolers

    Batteries not included: Best self-powered toys

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    Flashy electronic games are great, but to develop imagination, creativity and social interaction skills, preschoolers need "real"...
  17. Crafts

    Cool uses for old toys

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    Kids go through toys just as fast as they go through clean socks, but tossing discarded playthings in the garbage isn't the only...
  18. Preschoolers

    Waldorf dolls: Are they worth the cost?

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    Have you seen your friend's child with a beautiful, handmade Waldorf doll? Did you blink a little when you found out how much they...
  19. Parenting

    DIY toys: Make your own fun from everyday items

    Kids get bored easily and it can be difficult to keep them interested in their toys. Luckily, here are five DIY toys you can make to...
  20. Toys and Play

    Mom seeks equality in Lego minifigures

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    A daughter’s wish for more female Lego minifigures spurred her mom into forming a very popular online petition. Melissa contends...