Sphero – Programming fun with the Spherical Robot

Tech toys are becoming hugely popular! The Sphero 2.0 claims to be the "app controlled ball that does it all." To put this assertion...

The Canadian dolls with personality @MapleleaGirls #Review

For her birthday this year, Evey desperately wanted a Maplelea Girl. I had discovered them quite unexpectedly while searching the net, made the mistake...

Imagine, Build & Play With Antsy Pants

Most parents would agree that it is relatively easy to choose toys for the kids but not all toys are created equal. Many of...

9 Types Of Play & Why They Matter #Infographic

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How Great Pretenders can ignite your child’s imagination

We have been lucky enough to own a number of Great Pretenders items over the years. If you are not familiar with the company...

Our Kids Redesign Chocolate With The Easy Chef Chocolate Bar Maker #Review

When we were asked to review the "Easy Chef Chocolate Bar Maker" my answer was an immediate yes - make our own chocolate bars?...

Darkside From @Sphero #Review

If Darkside were a piece of music, it would be the Imperial March from Star Wars - slightly ominous with a dose of sinister...

The #Aquabot Shark Tank 2.0 By @HEXBUG #Review

Gabriel may not say very much, but he does a mean rendition of the sounds in Jaws. He has, of course, never seen the...

Playmobil Plus “How To Train Your Dragon” Equals Limitless Imaginative Play

Regular readers will know we colossal Playmobil fans in our house. When we moved home this was our collection: It has grown considerably since then, and...

Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Play Dough

Spending a fall afternoon at home with the kids provides endless opportunities for pleasure or pain. So,...

Sphero 2.0 – the Tech Toy Teens will Love #Review

When I was first asked to review Sphero, I wondered how much fun a remote control ball could be. The answer? Sphero is so much...

Leap Ahead In Learning With The ‘Leap-Pad Platinum

There are plenty of tablets on the market that are aimed at children. From devices that look like functioning tablets but are nothing more...

The Lego fun has just begun ! #Streamteam

Having both boys and girls in our home, it is relatively easy not to think of toys & games regarding 'boys toys' and 'girls...

Ten Tips for Playdates With Kids of All Abilities

A guest post by By:  Cara N. Koscinski MOT, OTR/L Playdates are beneficial for ALL children to practice critical social skills on which future relationships...

34 Reasons Why Play Matters – Infographic

To fly a kite you need a hearty breeze and lots of space. In a whimsical sense, humans are a lot like kites! Play...