Category Archives: Toys

Monroeville Mall: New Play Area

+ On Friday, December 4, 2015, the Monroeville Mall will be celebrating the grand opening of a new play center. Santa will even be making a special appearance after the ribbon cutting. What’s in the new play center? Get ready … Continue reading

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Rainbow Jam

+ If your kids love music and need to learn their colors, might we suggest the Magic Moves Rainbow Jam? It’s a toy that is shaped like a microphone that sings songs about colors that your child touches. With two … Continue reading

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Design and Drill Flower Power Studio

+ Arianna has always showed some interest in engineering work. As she nears 7 years old (shhh!), she still learns from toys geared to girls getting hands-on learning with a STEM twist. We were sent the Design and Drill Flower … Continue reading

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Jungle Crew Lab Set

This post, Jungle Crew Lab Set, is one such post. + We’re kind of a family of dorks, so it’s no surprise that Evan loves the GeoSafari® Jr. Jungle Crew Lab Set™ from Educational Insights. The Jungle Crew Lab Set … Continue reading

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Unicorn Popper

+ One of the Big Kids’ current favorite toys is the Unicorn Popper.  I’ll be sitting on the sun porch, just finding some peace, and all the sudden I hear POP and giggles. Ok, the laughter of my kids is a … Continue reading

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Firetek Zeon Bow

+ When I got the Firetek Zeon Bow, I had high expectations that I’d have the big kids use it for a Back to School math game outside. They much preferred using it to just learn how to shoot a … Continue reading

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Puppet-on-a-Stick

+ The past few weeks have been filled with Independent Play time in the hours between school and dinner / bed-time. The ‘lil Burghers quickly fell in love with Puppet-on-a-Stick™ Rainbow Prancers, from Educational Insights. They loved it so much they … Continue reading

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Rilakkuma

() I was sent Rilakkuma products in exchange for this review. All opinions, however, are 100% my own.  Weekends are meant for relaxing, but why do we limit this feeling to the weekend? Don’t you want to always be a little bit like … Continue reading

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Toy Safety

I’ve been busy sharing lots of toy reviews with you this holiday season, but how about safety?!?! Edgar Snyder & Associates shared this infographic with me, and I’d love you to take some time and review it. To read more about … Continue reading

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Typhoon Frenzy™ Roller Coaster Building Set

Disclosure: At no cost to me/in exchange for a blog review, K’NEX sent me the Typhoon Frenzy™ Roller Coaster Building Set through their Toys “R” Us® Mom Blogger Promotion. All opinions are 100% my own. When my dad was visiting schools for his Master’s Program, … Continue reading

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