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creativegamestoystween

It’s not everyday I come across something truly unique, and often times I think I’ve just seen it all. Perhaps that is because I am still surrounded with baby and toddler toys, but as my oldest grows even older, the toys get more interesting for all of us.  Enter the

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christmascreativegamesholidayimaginative playkidsplushstocking stufferstoyswinter

Christmas is less than 6 weeks away – say whaaat? I know, I’m panicking too.  My daughter is tough this year.  She only wants one thing – an Xbox ONE and more games.  I’ve been begging her to make a more extensive list to give me, Santa and grandma more

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Sand Castle Play Table
creativeimaginative playoutdoor geartoys

I am partnering with Step2 for the following review. I received a product in exchange for my review and honest opinion. No other compensation was provided. Living in Arizona, we spend A LOT of time outside. By a lot, I mean, every single day. Even during winter, it’s still pretty

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Plan Toys Bowling
creativeimaginative playkidstoyswooden

For the past six years now, PlanToys has been one of my top favorite toy manufacturers. I’m a sucker for wooden toys. They’re green, cute and I like to picture my future grandchildren playing with the same toys their mom’s played with as kids. For over 30 years, PlanToys has

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christmascreativeeco-friendlygift ideaholidayimaginative playkidstoys

Top on my Christmas list this holiday season are toys that help enrich my children by encouraging creativity and imagination. I am over toys that come with a million pieces and don’t even get me started with all the electronic and noise making products. Sometimes I just want my kids

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magnetalk adventures review
creativeeducationalschoolschool at hometoys

The MagneTalk Match-up Adventures Kit is one of those educational tools that can be used over and over for different lessons – who doesn’t love that? Homeschool is getting pretty intense for me as the first semester is quickly coming to an end.  I’ve been using every resource I can

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pinypon getaway hotel
creativeimaginative playshoppingtoys

The holidays are getting so close… can you feel it?  Planning and purchasing for Christmas or Hanukkah can be quite overwhelming, but I also have two kids with January birthdays as well — this is the beginning of my crazy season.  Toy research is a top priority, and I am

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knitting for kids
creativetoystravelwooden

Gifts that inspire creativity and new hobbies are the best, and this Christmas, I’m hunting for the them high and low.  My almost 7 year old discovered “yarn bombing” the other day where people use knitting as a form of graffiti .  Well, you know she thought it was amazing

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melissa and doug magic
creativeinfanttoyswooden

Finding toys that provoke thought and inspire little minds are real gems in a sea of… junk.  So you can avoid wading through that, there is Brilliant Sky Toys & Books, a 15 franchise chain selling quality toys with a side of excellent customer service and free gift wrap!  I

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pirate queen lottie doll review
creativedress uptoys

Our kids are very impressionable.  With all the high standards, unrealistic or even unobtainable expectations out there, girls today are set up for a lifetime of body confidence issues and feelings of inadequacy — if parents don’t step in.  Every little girl needs fashion dolls but now there is a

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