Faber Castell – Creativity For Kids Holiday Toy Must-haves

October 21, 2017

Faber-Castell, established in 1761 by the cabinet maker Kaspar Faber (1730-1784†), is one of the oldest industrial companies in the world. The company is the world’s leading manufacturer of wood-cased pencils with a varied range of products for writing, drawing and creative design, as well as decorative cosmetics. Faber-Castell is renowned for its high quality, innovative products, commitment to tradition, and environmental awareness. Faber-Castell is proud of its longevity and…


Great Pretenders

October 17, 2017

A mom troubled by the lack of fun and imaginative toys for children set out on an ambitious journey to come up with creative, pretend-play toys that would light up any child’s imagination. Fast forward; her endeavours transcended into a vastly successful dress-up and costume business which manufactures award-winning toys. An innovative leader in the pretend-play market for children. At Great Pretenders, they are constantly on the hunt for great…


Squish-Dee-Lish Series 1

October 6, 2017

We all know kids love to squish things. Whether it be toys or food, you know they will try and squish everything they get their hands on. A new product from JAKKS Pacific that your squishing loving kids will like is Squish-Dee-Lish. What are Squish-Dee-Lish you may be asking? Squish-Dee-Lish are super cute slow-rise squishies that are fun to squeeze.  These squishable collectables are super adorable, your children will want to collect them all!…


Playmobil Summer Fun

July 28, 2017

  Do you have a little one with a summer birthday?  One of the most asked for gifts from my son, Jayden, is Playmobil.  Whether it be for his birthday, Christmas, Easter or just because he ALWAYS asks for a Playmobil set.  I understand his love for Playmobil.  Whats not to love, imaginative role play and super fun!    We had the pleasure to play with some new sets this month…


Everfan – Be a Superhero – Review + Giveaway

July 26, 2017

In 2011, fearless founder, Scott Chastain, AKA Captain Stretch, had an idea. It was a somewhat unusual idea, that centered around fandom, superhero capes and Auburn University. After 8 months of trial and error and mastering the labyrinth of collegiate licensing regulations, Everfan launched with a superhero kit that included a cape, eyemask, power bands and shirt for 5 universities. Fast forward a few years and Everfan started getting requests…


Beauty and the Beast Toys from Jakks

July 20, 2017

Do you have a child that is obsessed with Beauty and the Beast?  If you have girls in your house, I’m sure they are just as obsessed with Beauty and the Beast as my 9-year-old is!    Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends…


BeginAgain – Sustainable Toys for Every Occasion

July 14, 2017

BeginAgain is an environmentally friendly company producing and distributing toys made in the USA and China. They offer plant-based products for today’s families.  All BeginAgain products are made with sustainably harvested wood, rubber made out of tree sap and when necessary, eco-friendly plastic made with corn starch, wheat starch, reclaimed wood and recycled plastic. BeginAgain uses nontoxic, water-based wood stains that are verified child safe by independent laboratories. These stains and finishes…


Thumb Chucks

ZING makes fantastic toys for fantastic kids! Their mission is to inspire imagination and play in every area of life. From blast-off rockets to making your own stop-motion movies, ZING’s award winning brands cover it all. With a team of inventors who are kids at heart, they are involved with the entire process, ensuring quality at every level.  Have you heard of the new toy from Zing, called Thumb Chucks?…

July 5, 2017

Family Game Night with Yulu

June 29, 2017

Established in 2015, YULU is a brand-driven international creator and manufacturer of toys and games that aim to promote an active lifestyle. The people at YULU, are completely committed and focussed on creating active play experiences with brands like Helix, Spy Code, Whacky Shots and many more to follow. YULU advocates the fundamental need for cognitive, physical, social and emotional development by creating indoor and outdoor toys and games. YULU…


Super Wings Transforming Planes

May 29, 2017

Auldey’s portfolio of brands appeals to both boys and girls across a wide range of ages. There’s something for everyone and much more on the horizon! They are a wholly owned subsidiary of Alpha (Guangdong Alpha Animation and Culture Co., Ltd), one of the largest and most successful animations, toy and entertainment groups in Asia. Founded in 1993, Alpha has grown by leaps and bounds and established itself as a pioneer in…