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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 The teddy bear has been replaced by the talking teddy bear.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 – Ding-e Ding-e Babies Crazy Cute Crib

  The Ding E Ding E Babies have busted out of their cribs and they’re on the move. With this awesome assortment you can choose between Patootie the surfer loving baby or Sweet Pea, the girlie baby who loves her tiaras; each playset comes with their cribs. They chitter chatter and feature over 50 sound effects for a whole lot of baby mischief. There’s

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Argos – Silver Cross So Pretty Canopy Doll’s Bed

  Your doll can sleep in luxury with this Silver Cross So Pretty Doll’s Bed. Its an elegant four poster canopy bed with a mattress, pillow and cover. The curtains are tied beautifully with curtain ties so you can keep an eye on your favourite doll as she rests. It comes in the new so pretty fabric design. Includes curtains and curtain ties, mattress,

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Argos – Mamas & Papas Pilko Doll’s Pushchair

  Mother and doll can travel in style with this pretty Mamas & Papas Pliko Dolls Pushchair! This sturdy buggy boasts front swivel wheels and an opening bumper bar. Theres an under-seat shopping basket so little girls can store all their shopping or dolls accessories. Watch as their face lights up when they receive this great gift offering them hours of role-play fun. Sturdy

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Argos – Moxie Girlz Bubble Bath Surprise Doll Assortment

  With their magical skirts, Moxie Girlz Bubble Bath Surprise Dolls can really float in water! These enchanting dolls even come with a cute pet and surprise fun bubbles for hours of bath time fun! Choose from Avery, Sophina, Monet and Lexa for cool Moxie Girlz fun. 4 dolls to collect. General information: One supplied; Colours and styles may vary; For ages 3 years

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