toys

Teddy Ruxpin Is Back

Teddy Ruxpin Is Back

If you grew up in the 80s then you definitely remember this loveable character and his friends.  These toys were insanely popular and the cartoon on television was pretty damn awesome.  Here we are, some 30 years later, and Teddy Ruxpin is back and with a stylish new look. The original storytelling bear with a weird cassette player in his back…
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Lego Cuts 1400 Jobs As The Company Resets

Lego Cuts 1400 Jobs As The Company Resets

Lego said Tuesday that its revenue for the first half of this year fell 5% from a year earlier to $2.4 billion, its first revenue decline in 13 years. Net profit fell 3% to $544 million. Lego said the pullback was especially notable in mature markets such as the United States and parts of Europe. Now, the privately held firm…
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Ninja Turtles Magformers Review

Ninja Turtles Magformers Review

Heroes in a half shell!  I recently received the newest set from Magformers, which is their Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles set, and was pretty impressed with it.  Check out my Ninja Turtles Magformers Review below. The folks at Magformers were nice enough to send me their Turtle Set before it hit stores, so I had some time to play with it…I mean,…
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Little Tikes Cozy Truck Review

Little Tikes Cozy Truck Review

There are so many different options out there when it comes to ride-on toys.  This is my Little Tikes Cozy Truck review, where we’ll look at why my son and I really like this one. Why We Like The Little Tikes Cozy Truck Assembly was fairly easy….and this is coming from a dad who is not very good at putting…
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Hide ‘n Spin Monkey Toy Review

Hide ‘n Spin Monkey Toy Review

Get ready to monkey around!  This is a fun and entertaining toy for your baby or toddler.  The monkey has several buttons to push, which play fun sounds and songs and also light up.  A good toy for teaching shapes, colors and even counting. Place the balls in the monkey’s head or barrel and listen to him count and make…
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Top VTech Learning Toys

Top VTech Learning Toys

Just a few days ago, the learning toy juggernaut, VTech, announced the expansion of its successful Baby, Infant, Toddler and Preschool lines.  This will feature a selection of new products that enrich children’s play experiences while encouraging them to meet essential developmental milestones.  So, in light of this recent news, I thought I’d compile a list of my picks for…
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