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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 The teddy bear has been replaced by the talking teddy bear.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 – Hello Kitty Mushroom House Playset

  Hello Kitty would like to invite you to her Mushroom House Playset! This adorable mushroom opens out to reveal four rooms for Hello Kitty and Fifi to sleep, cook and play in! There’s tons of accessories so you can rearrange the mushroom house any way that you and Hello Kitty desire! Hello Kitty Vellutata Mushroom House 11 piece playset. Pretty Mushroom carry case

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Argos – My Little BABY Born Boy Potty Training Time Doll

  It’s time to potty train my little BABY Born! Kids will love playing with their BABY born doll who performs true-to-life functions like using a potty! With such realistic characteristics, it makes for the best role play fun! My little BABY born boy needs to learn how to wee-wee on his potty. He wees while he is laying down! Give him the bottle

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Argos – Baby Annabell Care for Me Doll

  Baby Annabell Care for Me doll is made from special material that feels like a real baby’s soft skin. Annabell can be played with in the bath where her skin will feel warm to touch in the warm water. Massage baby and she will react with natural movements where a slow vibration will deliver a real life experience. 45cm doll made from special

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Argos – Barbie Feature Ken Doll

  Ken is Barbie’s ultimate boyfriend for every occasion! Ken can change his look in an instant. Transform him from ‘concert date Ken’, to ‘beach date Ken’ or ‘first date Ken’! Just snap one hairpiece off and another on. Choose from brunette, blonde or pink; all are sure to impress Barbie! General information: One supplied; Size H32.5, W19, D6cm; Weight 300g; Batteries required: 6

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