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SUMMER BRAKES: Do kids really want educational toys over summer?

Summer vacation for kids always centers on the notion that school is out, and books and studying become virtually obsolete for the next three months. So when talk during the summer turns to toys or games when it comes to kids, rarely does the rhetoric touch on products that would be deemed as educational. Perhaps that notion is quickly vanquished by parents and kids

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TOY THEFT: Should you make it a point to hang on to your childhood toys?

Who didn’t love every, single toy they had as a kid? Forget about the enjoyment you had when you opened up that G.I. Joe on Christmas morning or feasted your eyes on an entire set of My Little Pony dolls or ripped into that birthday gift to find the pristine and perfect Millennium Falcon packaged nicely with the Hans Solo. At the time, those

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TALKING TOYS: Are smart toys good or bad for your kids?

Kid’s toys hardly can be described as simple. The teddy bear has been replaced by the talking teddy bear. Your child’s first potty chair is more than just mere pieces of plastic snapped together; today’s version cheers every time your child uses it. And smart phones and tablets aren’t just for adults, anymore. A majority of the heavy hitters in the toy making industry

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FUN IN THE SUN: Summer typically lends itself to outdoor toys

With the exception of movie blockbusters that tend to produce action figures and toys galore, summer sees a rise in popularity of toys that promote kids getting off the couch and into the pool or simply enjoying the exceptional outdoor weather. Granted, most moms and dads probably spend countless hours in the aisles of toys stores, fleeing up and down them in search of

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CHILDISH TENDENCIES: How old is too old to play with toys?

You’ve undoubtedly heard the expression that “you’re never too old to play with toys” might be a sentiment that some would argue. Of course that phrase is viewed as quite ubiquitous in nature, and often refers more to adults who play with “toys” such as cars, boats, jet skis or anything else that gives the older demographic pleasure in lieu of working, paying bills

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Popular Children’s Toys in 2012

Popular Children’s Toys in 2012 Anyone that has had children knows that their favorite toys–and popular toys–change pretty much every year. A toy that is popular during one Christmas season, may be completely out of style during the next Christmas season. This means that you are always constantly purchasing new choice for your little one, and have to stimulate their mind with new toys

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Argos – DesignaFriend Doll Chloe

  Your little girl will love her adorable DesignaFriend doll that she can dress up however she desires! She’ll play for hours styling her new best friend in all the fabulous and fashionable outfits and accessories available. DesignaFriend dolls are beautiful and full of personality, which makes them the perfect gift for your little one! DesignaFriend Doll Chloe has a grey and blue striped

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Argos – Lalaloopsy Littles Sew Cute Patient

  Lalaloopsy Sew Cute Patient, Stumbles Bumps ‘n’ Bruises, and her pet, are in need of some lala-love! Listen to her heartbeat with the included stethoscope that makes silly sounds and gently place a bandage on her foot to make her better. When she drinks the milk it magically disappears! You can also put her bear back together so it feels better. Accessories included:

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Argos – Chad Valley Evie Doll

  Meet Molly and Friends toddler dolls. These cute and cuddly dolls can’t wait to play with you. This Evie doll has gorgeous brunette hair which can be styled and she just loves playing with her friends. She loves fashion with chic boho styling. 63cm soft-bodied non-function doll; Hair accessories included. General information: One supplied; Colours and styles may vary; For ages 3 years

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Argos – Barbie Golf Cart Playset

  Its time for a tropical adventure and the golf cart is the perfect transportation for Barbie and her sisters when they decide to explore their vacation surroundings. The golf cart comes with Barbie’s younger sister, Skipper but theres room for more of your dolls. This cute cart is styled with hearts for a real girlie look so all four sisters can sightsee in

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