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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 The teddy bear has been replaced by the talking teddy bear.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 – Winx Club Bloom Doll with Fashion Outfit

  Bloom thought she was an ordinary teenager until she discovered her magical fairy power! Now you can transform your own Winx Club Bloom Doll into a fairy too! The doll comes with sparkly Believix wings that plug into the Winx X on her back allowing for magical transformation from girl to fairy! It even comes with two fashion outfits for when she’s back

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Argos – Barbie Horse and Carriage Playset

  This magical and musical horse and carriage can be spotted in the all new Barbie movie, The Princess & The Popstar. An elegant white horse with a fantastic pink mane leads this carriage for two, decorated with musical note details and featuring lights and sounds. It’s the perfect ride for a happily ever after! Press the footstep to activate the lights on the

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Argos – Barbie Fashionista Wardrobes Doll Assortment

  Create the perfect look for a dolls night out with the Barbie Fashionista Wardrobe Doll Assortment. Choose between going glamorous with Barbie or looking boho chic with Teresa. Each doll in the assortment comes with fashion and accessories that allow girls to mix and match to create their fashion look. Girls can create the fashion look they think is perfect for a night

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Argos – Moxie Girlz Horse Riding Club Stable with Avery Doll & Pony

  The Moxie Girlz love horseback riding and now they can practice any time on their own pony! The Pony comes with an amazing stable with everything the Moxie Girlz need to make their favourite friend happy and super comfortable! Play with your stable when it’s open or closed. Let your pony wander in the fenced in grazing area. Groom, feed and tend to

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