Melissa And Doug Kitchen

Best Melissa And Doug Kitchen Sets

The Melissa and Doug Kitchen has everything that a budding little chef would need in their pretend house or restaurant. Melissa and Doug never fail in their delivery of quality children’s toys, and the Cook’s Corner Wooden Kitchen is no exception. Melissa and Doug started twenty years ago in their garage. From these humble beginnings,…

Matchbox Rocky The Robot Truck

Best Matchbox Rocky The Robot Trucks

Truth be told, I always preferred Hot Wheels to Matchbox cars. But Matchbox made some great cars that Hot Wheels did not, so I definitely had more than my share of them as well. Lesney Products, a British company, first introduced these cars in the 1950’s. Since that time they’ve basically stuck to the same…

Lego Millennium Falcon

Best Lego Millennium Falcon Sets

Who is the Lego Millennium Falcon set for? It’s for kids who love to build things. It’s for kids who love the Star Wars movie series. They will love to recreate the scene from Episode IV, now known as the escape scene. Heck it’s even for adults who are Star Wars collector or fanatics. In…

LEGO Hogwarts Games

Best LEGO Hogwarts Games

We’ve already talked about one LEGO game on this blog when we wrote about Minotaurus being one of the top toys of this year. But there’s another one that’s also going to be big. The Harry Potter phenomenon has not died down a bit and the LEGO Hogwarts game takes full advantage. Basically this game…

LeapFrog My Pal Violet

Best LeapFrog My Pal Violet Toys

LeapFrog My Pal Violet – A Calming And Soothing Friend This toy got a five out of five star rating. LeapFrog My Pal Violet is a learning toy that entertains at the same time. The fact that it’s an interactive companion for your child, usually recommended for three years old down to six months, means…

leapfrog letter factory dvd

Best LeapFrog Letter Factory DVD’s

Teaching children the alphabet at home, during or before they are in kindergarten, is proven to be an effective method of fostering their developing minds. At a young age, people are at their most curious stage and always eager to learn about interesting new things. Studies on children ages four, five, and six suggest that…

Hot Wheels Games

Best Hot Wheels Games

Hot Wheels has built up quite an empire over the last 40 years. These cars have been a holiday favorite since 1969. There are Hot Wheels cars, Hot Wheels games, and Hot Wheels toys, all of which you probably played with as a child. And now your kids are playing with them as well. And…

Holiday Barbie Dolls

Best Holiday Barbie Dolls

We have written a lot about some of the newest and hottest toys on the market this holiday season. But some toys remain classics and popular every year. Barbie dolls are one such toy. For fifty years children the world over have played with one doll more than any other – the Barbie doll. No…

Happy Nappers Pillow

Best Happy Nappers Pillows

The Happy Nappers Pillow is proof that the more things change, the more they say the same. Case in point. Remember how last year the Pillow Pets were all the rage for young children. In fact in many cases they were very difficult to find on the store shelves. In 2011 those Pillow Pets have…

GI Joe Toys

Best GI Joe Toys

Time for another classic that has withstood the test of time and remains a popular item today. This one is aimed at boys. We are of course talking about GI Joe toys. For years girls had Barbie, but it wasn’t until 1964 that a “doll” was aimed for boys. Of course they didn’t call it…

Fushigi Balls

Best Fushigi Balls

Every once in awhile a product comes along that you instantly fall in love with even though you really don’t understand how it works. The Fushigi Ball is definitely one of those items. When you first experience the Fushigi Ball, it appears to have the ability to levitate. But that is really an illusion. It…