Saturday, December 16th, 2017

For those last minute gift ideas, Barnes and Noble offers gift cards and new Star Wars products to celebrate the film’s opening on December 15th.

Barnes & Noble is now selling a $30 gift card multipack sold for $25 (comes with three $10 gift cards). Additionally, last minute, in store shoppers who spend $100 between December 21st to 24th will benefit from a $10 reward card.

Racking your brain on what to get for the holidays? Here are a few ideas that might help.

For the child who loves dolls, there’s Girlz and Dollz. The company is proud to offer these soft toys stating an “I am me” mantra .
The Jus2Girlz collection’s newest addition is the Leila & Emme Dolls.

Great gifts for babies! Pebble by Kahiniwalla sell soft baby toy designed as whimsical animals.

These products are special. They are handmade by women who live in rural Bangladesh and are distributed by Kahiniwalla in North America. Austin and Marita Miller founded Kahiniwalla in 2010.

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How about a baby toy that sort of resembles real keys? I think the following products make great baby shower gifts!

Kleynimals (Clean key animals) was s founded by a mom who wanted toxin-free, toy keys her baby could play with as an alternative to her real keys. Designs feature Eli the Elephant, Gus the Giraffe and Leo the Lion.

New from OgoSport, is the Bolli. It’s a stretchable, flexible ball made for tots. Intended for tactile and sensory play, the ball comes in different colors. Kids can roll it, squish it, and babies can teeth on it.

Today’s Infographic is brought to you by Ebates. Check out how many LEGO pieces can build the following Sci-Fi mega structures…

Looking for holiday gift ideas? We’ll be posting our personal list soon. For now…check out The Parents Best Toys of 2015 in the November issue.

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I love the store Buybuy Baby. Whenever I pass it in Manhattan I always have to walk in and browse. Two products sent to me recently that are found at the site are the B Kids Amazing Mushroom and the B Kids Play With Me Gym. The Amazing Mushroom was put together by my 3-year-old […]

With a home full of toys, you would think we had a product from Playmobil. We didn’t…until now. The fine people at Growing Tree Toys sent me the Playmobil Robbers Amphibious Vehicle Play Set. Well, I say me because even though it’s for my son, I really wanted to check it out. With imagination, children […]

Now here’s the smallest building blocks I’ve ever seen. It’s Nanoblock, distributed by the Ohio Art Company. Build and construct famous landmarks, instruments and animals. Warning: You need patience for this toy. Nanoblocks employ a patented double feather design to lock pieces firmly together. Each set includes 150 to more than 500 pieces. I gave […]

Here’s another holiday guide pick! The Pocoyo SwiggleTraks set is for children 18 months and up and is really cute. First of all, we love to watch Pocoyo at home so to see a toy from the show in action is great. Kids can create the track on their own and with the flexible pieces, […]

Some of the cutest toys I’ve seen for young babies this season are from Blue Box Toys. Last year the brand launched “B Kids”, a line of contemporary toys for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The following are two products out of their collection. These are recommended for children 6 months and up. Soft Peek A […]

I recently got to play with the new Geotrax Transportation System Christmas in Toy Town RC Set from Fisher Price.  It’s a radio-controlled train set designed for children 2-7 years. What you get are four holiday songs that play out at the rail station and bridge as well as a train, skating pond and a […]

If you have a child who loves crashing cars, then check out Battle Machines R/C vehicles from Jada Toys. These cars are radio controlled and are based on the game of tag. Each vehicle has an infrared laser and infrared sensor. The goal is to shoot your opponent 3 times until they get disabled. There […]