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About the Author

Leah is the Cheif Marketing Officer at Toyology Toys since 2017. You can find her at the Toyology Toys offices in Royal Oak. She likes The Office, coffee in all forms and her cat, Poppy.

Nov 01

2019 Top Toys for Elementary School Kids (5-10 Years)

By Leah | Toy Guides

Our top toys and gifts for elementary aged kids, aged 5 to 10 years old.

Gifts for every type of kids from sporty to crafty and every interest in between.
Micro Kickboard Maxi Deluxe LED
Ages: 5-12
$149.99
Key Feature: Same, great adjustable scooter, now with LED lights in the wheels.
Educational Benefit: Encourages older kids to get outside and be active. The LED lights make it extra fun for night rides!



Stressed by Design: Designer Stress Balls

Ages: 3+
$8.99
Key Feature: Premium stress ball that won't rip or tear!
Educational Benefit: Another great option for anxious or fidget-y older children. 


Boom Brick
Ages: 3+
$29.99
Key Feature: Amplify music, podcasts, audiobooks or calls without syncing or Bluetooth.


Boom Brick 2.0
Ages: 3+
$39.99
Key Feature: Upgrade on the original Boom Brick. Watch movies and videos with ease.


Ezy Roller
Ages: 4-14
$109.99
Key Feature: "EzyRoller combines the control of a bike and the fun of a scooter, yet it's very unique, like no other ride you've ever had."
Educational Benefit: Work on coordination and gross motor skills.


TracerBot Set
Ages: 5+
$29.99
Key Feature: Use the special marker on paper or dry erase surfaces control the movements of your TracerBot!
Educational Benefit: Introduces your child to STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) concepts. 


Plus Plus Super Tubes
Ages: 5+
$24.99
Key Feature: Consist of small, puzzle shaped building pieces that are completely uniform. Build flat, 2D or 3D.
Educational Benefit: Great tool for developing fine motor skills and free, imaginative play. 


Karaoke Sing-A-Long Microphone
Ages: 5+
$36.99
Key Feature: Easy to Bluetooth to any device
Educational Benefit: Great for boosting confidence and imaginative play.


Snap Circuit Beginner
Ages: 5+
$25.99
Key Feature: Includes 20 different projects!
Educational BenefitIntroduces your child to STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) concepts. 


Doodlematic
Ages: 5+
$29.99
Key Feature: "The Doodlematic app turns your child's hand drawings into interactive video games you can actually play on your iPhone or iPad"
Educational Benefit: Promotes creativity, critical thinking, reasoning and STEM concepts.


Create with Clay Mythical Creatures
Ages: 5+
$16.99
Key Feature: This kit includes 5 different colors of non-drying clay and 3 skeletons to create your very own mythical creatures. 
Educational Benefit: "Working with clay is a great sensory activity, helping to build fine motor skills, creativity, and imagination."


Traffic Cop
Ages: 5+
$24.99
Key Feature: Great game for kids and adults to be up and active
Educational Benefit: This is a very interactive game and helps kids with listening skills, and more!


The Floor is Lava
Ages: 5+
$19.99
Key Feature: "Everyone has played a version of this game as a child, most likely jumping all over the furniture in their living room trying to stay off the dangerous floor."
Educational Benefit: "The Floor is Lava is a family game incorporating physical activity, imagination, and pure fun!"


Clack!
Ages: 5+
$17.99
Key Feature: "Fast-paced picture-matching game."
Educational Benefit: Promotes quick thinking and problem solving.


Pretty Pretty Princess
Ages: 5+
$16.99
Key Feature: The classic '90's game!
Educational Benefit: Encourages taking turns and following directions. 


Watchitude Move
Ages: 5+
$44.99
Key Feature: Kid-friendly version if your smart watch.
Educational Benefit: Encourages physical activity and getting outside to play.


Fortune Cookie Chinese Take Out
Ages: 5+
$18.99
Key Feature: Surprise fortune and friendship bracelet inside each fortune cookie.
American Ninja Warrior
37ct Competition Set
Ages: 5+
$59.99
Key Feature: Become a ninja warrior, as seen on TV!
Educational BenefitEncourages physical activity and getting outside to play.


Axe Throwing Game
Ages: 6+
$26.99
Key Feature: Can be used indoor or outdoor.
Educational Benefit: Work on gross motor skills and hand-eye coordination. 


Throwing Stars Game
Ages: 6+
$19.99
Key Feature: Can be used indoor or outdoor.
Educational Benefit: Work on gross motor skills and hand-eye coordination.
Spinballs LED
Ages: 6+
$24.99
Key Feature: Great for beginner and advanced poi enthusiast.
Educational BenefitWork on gross motor skills and hand-eye coordination.


Whippet
Ages: 6+
$24.99
Key Feature: "This innovative throw-and-catch set lets you catch the ball with a net in a way that feels like a baseball glove."
Educational Benefit: Promotes hand-eye coordination, gross motor development and physical activity. 


Sling Stix
Ages: 6+
$21.99
Key Feature: A fun twist on a toss and catch game.
Educational Benefit: Promotes hand-eye coordination, gross motor development and physical activity. 


Yeti Dodgetag
Ages: 6+
$24.99
Key Feature: Yetis are all the rage this holiday season!
Educational BenefitPromotes hand-eye coordination, gross motor development and physical activity. 


Whirl Ball
Ages: 6+
$44.99
Key Feature: At home skee-ball!
Educational Benefit: Bond over this nostalgic game with your kids!


Birdie Golf
Ages: 6+
$34.99
Key Feature: This game is a cross between golf and badminton. 
Educational BenefitPromotes hand-eye coordination, gross motor development and physical activity. 


Pop and Pass
Ages: 6+
$29.99
Key Feature: This toss and catch games uses a built in launcher to toss the foam balls back and forth. 
Educational BenefitPromotes hand-eye coordination, gross motor development and physical activity. 


Rock & Roll It - Piano Rainbow
Ages: 6+
$59.99
Key Feature: Roll up this piano and take it with you wherever you go!
Educational Benefit: Get your kids interested in music and learning how to play an instrument. 


Rock & Roll It - CodeDrum
Ages: 6+
$69.99
Key Feature: Use color coding to learn how to play the drums. 
Educational BenefitGet your kids interested in music and learning how to play an instrument. 


Craft-tastic DIY Sparkle Charm Bracelets
Ages: 6+
$16.99
Key Feature: "Kit makes 4 metal bracelets with sparkly sticker charms"
Educational Benefit: Promotes creativity and fine motor development. 


Glow In The Dark Rock Painting Kit
Ages: 6+
$14.99
Key Feature: Includes 10 rocks to be decorated any way your child wants!
Educational Benefit: Promotes creativity, community and promotes spreading kindness and encouragement


Comic Book Kit
Ages: 6+
$19.99
Key Feature: Make your very own comic book!
Educational Benefit:  Encourages creativity, imagination and storytelling


Trading Card Kit
Ages: 6+
$14.99
Key Feature: Kids can create their very own characters with superpowers and special skills. 
Educational BenefitEncourages creativity, imagination and storytelling


Jixelz - Pet Pals (700 pc)
Ages: 6+
$9.99
Key Feature: Follow the directions to create the included designs or create your own Jixelz creations.
Educational Benefit: Practice fine motor skills. 


The Genius Square
Ages: 6+
$24.99
Key Feature: "There may be times when it seems impossible, but there will ALWAYS be at least one solution… and that's why it's called The Genius Square!"
Educational Benefit: Promotes problem solving, creative thinking and math concepts. 


Ribbon Ninja
Ages: 6+
$19.99
Key Feature: Great for kids and adults that like to be active.
Educational Benefit: Practices hand eye coordination, to understanding inertia and cause and effect.


Invasion of the Cow Snatchers
Ages: 6+
$29.99
Key Feature: "The 40 Easy to Super Hard challenges are great for beginner puzzlers, while the 20 Genius level challenges are appropriate for experienced puzzlers."
Educational Benefit: Promotes problem solving and creative thinking.


Pairzi
Ages: 6+
$19.99
Key Feature: If you love Slapzi and TENZI, you'll love Pairzi!
Educational Benefit: Encourages quick thinking and matching. 


Mobi
Ages: 6+
$19.99
Key Feature: Mobi is Scrabble meets math!
Educational Benefit: Work on your child's math skill with this fun game.


Mozi
Ages: 6+
$14.99
Key Feature: "Geometric sensory spring toy"

Craft-tastic I Love Puffy Charms DIY
Ages: 7+
$16.99
Key Feature: Make charms for a variety of different things, not just a bracelet!
Educational Benefit: Promotes creativity and fine motor development. 
Rainbow Loom Bracelet Craft Kit 
Ages: 7+
$19.99
Key Feature: The Rainbow Loom craze is back!
Educational Benefit: Work on fine motor development and express creativity. 


Spot It!
Ages: 7+
$12.99
Key Feature: This game comes in many different versions.
Educational Benefit: Practice matching, creative thinking and quick thinking.


Wall Climbing Car
Ages: 8+
$39.99
Key Feature: This is a holiday hit every year!
Educational Benefit: Encourages kids to explore STEM concepts. 


American Ninja Warrior™️ Bounce Ball Race Set
Ages: 8+
$34.99
Key Feature: Become a ninja warrior, as seen on TV!
Educational BenefitEncourages physical activity and getting outside to play.


™️Nightball Ring Toss
Ages: 8+
$29.99
Key Feature: Extend your outdoor play time into the night!
Educational Benefit: Work on hand-eye coordination and gross motor development.


Virtual Archer™️
Ages: 8+
$39.99
Key Feature: Includes free App with multiple versions of archery-style games.
Educational Benefit: Get kids interested in tech and app development. 
™️RC Cobra Snake
Ages: 8+
$24.99
Key Feature: Slithers like a real snake.
Educational Benefit: An interest in remote control toys can lead to an interest in tech!
Glowstriker™️
Ages: 8+
$34.99
Key Feature: "Steady your aim, focus on your target and fire!"
Educational Benefit: Practice hand-eye coordination by practicing shooting the targets. 


™️Blue Sky Xforce Motion Control Drone Quadcopter
Ages: 8+
$39.99
Key Feature: Not your average drone! This one is controlled by your hand movements. 
Educational Benefit: Get your kids interested in tech!


™️STAX Multicolor
Ages: 8+
$29.99
Key Feature: Insanely magnetic building blocks that can be built up (3D) or flat (2D).
Educational Benefit: Great, all-around STEM toy!


™️Snap Circuits Bric Structures
Ages: 8+
$39.99
Key Feature: Combine the fun of building and Snap Circuits!
Educational Benefit: "Kids can use their imagination to combine SNAP CIRCUITS® with ordinary building bricks and make endless combinations of construction and circuitry."


™️Pepper Mint in the Great Treehouse Engineering Adventure
Ages: 8+
$39.99
Key Feature: Encourages girls interest in STEM concepts. 
Educational Benefit: Learn about physics, engineering and electricity.
™️Air Walker
Ages: 8+
$39.99
Key Feature: Did you kid love the Wall Climbing Car? Then they'll love this!
Educational Benefit: Hands-on construction kit that demonstrates engineering and physics. 


™️X in 1 Renewable Energy
Ages: 8+
$49.99
Key Feature: Ten different experiments included!
Educational Benefit: Learn about generators, solar panels and wind power. 


™️Tell Your Story Alphabet Bead Case - Large
Ages: 8+
$19.99
Key Feature: Tons of different types of beads!
Educational Benefit: Express your creativity!


™️Crystalize It Accessory Design Kit
Ages: 8+
$14.99
Key Feature: Unique way to express yourself. 
Educational Benefit: Practice fine motor development and express your individuality. 


™️Make Your Own Shaggy Latch Hook Slipper Kit
Ages: 8+
$16.99
Key Feature: New sewing required! 
Educational Benefit: Practice following along with directions. 


Buddha Board - Mini™️
Ages: 8+
$14.99
Key Feature: Write with water and watch it disappear as it evaporates. 
Educational Benefit: Can be a great tool for calming emotions. 


Y'Art Deluxe Designer Combo Set
Ages: 8+
$29.99
Key Feature: A cross between painting or drawing and yarn!
Educational Benefit: Practice fine motor development and boost confidence with pre-designed works of art. 


​Pencil Nose
Ages: 8+
$24.99
Key Feature: Find out who truly has a nose for drawing!
Educational Benefit: Improves coordination and is creatively challenging. 


Morphy
Ages: 8+
$24.99
Key Feature: "Game of finding the longest string of changes"
Educational Benefit: "Encourages visual discernment skills, pattern recognition, logic, strategy"


​Ultimate Putty Challenge
Ages: 8+
$24.99
Key Feature: For the putty-obsessed kid!
Educational Benefit: Promotes creative thinking and problem-solving while working through challenges


​Slapzi
Ages: 8+
$19.99
Key Feature: "Playing SLAPZI is all about speed!"
Educational Benefit: Practice your quick thinking and matching skills. 


​Laser Maze
Ages: 8+
$29.99
Key Feature: 60 different challenges ranging from easy to expert.
Educational Benefit: Stretch your strategic thinking muscles!


Zategy
Ages: 8+
$21.99
Key Feature: This game will easily become the most demanded game in your household to play!
Educational Benefit
Even though this game states 7 and up, this can easily be played with younger kids to help learn their colors


​Flexi Crystal
Ages: 8+
$7.99
Key Feature: "With 80 challenges and 4 levels of difficulty, this brain teaser will have you twisting and turning, but that's half the fun!"
Educational Benefit: Great for fidgety kids!


​​Ultimo
Ages: 8+
$14.99
Key Feature: To win, be the person to grab the yellow dice on your last turn
Educational Benefit: Teaches both logic and strategy.


​Scavenger Hunt
Ages: 8+
$9.99
Key Feature: "It’s a race against time in this rapid-fire scavenger hunt game!"
Educational Benefit: Practice quick thinking


​How Smart Are You?
Ages: 8+
$14.99
Key Feature: "Take your pick from number crunchers, science & nature, lateral thinking or catchphrases in your quest to be the brightest of them all!"
Educational Benefit: Test your own knowledge and learn new things.


​​Teach Tech MECH 5 Coding Kit
Ages: 10+
$39.99
Key Feature: "TEACH TECH™ features robotic kits that explore renewable energy and coding!:"
Educational Benefit: Learn about coding, green energy, mechanics and robotics. 


​Tobbie II
Ages: 10+
$89.99
Key Feature: "Tobbie II combines micro:bit technology with your imagination to create a variety of projects and activities that you can program."
Educational Benefit: Learn about programing, coding and robotics


You Choose: Can You Survive Storm Chasing
$6.95
Key Feature: Expansion on the You Choose book series.

You Choose: Could You Escape Alcatraz
$6.95
Key Feature: Expansion on the You Choose book series.


Nov 01

2019 Top Toys for Newborns & Infants (Under 1 Year)

By Leah | Toy Guides

Our top toys and gifts for infants and newborns, one-year and younger.

Everything for the diaper bag, stroller, car seat, crib and more to encourage your babies developmental milestones. 
Lights ‘N’ Music First Book
0 months & up
$25.99


Key Feature: Perfect for the crib but can also be used for tummy time.

Educational Benefit: A variety of features to engage multiple developmental stages such as sensory development and cause and effect. 
Yoee Baby
0 months & up
$24.99

Key Feature: All-in-one teether, crinkle paper, and rattle toy.
Educational BenefitEssential in promoting mommy and baby bonding.
Noggin Stick
0 months & up
$22.99


Key Feature: A variety of features including a rattle, light up top, mirrored bottom and soft, easy-to-grip textures.
Educational Benefit: Tool that can be used by parents, teachers and caregivers to encourage early milestones in infants. 


Lights ‘N’ Music Friends Ball
3 months & up
$19.99
Key Feature: "Toss, shake, tap or roll to activate the lights and music."
Educational Benefit: Great toy for engaging tummy time and encouraging crawling. 


Baby Newspaper
4 months & up
$5.99
Key Feature: The soothing sound they love, without the tearing-up-newspaper mess! 
Educational Benefit: The crinkle sound inside the soft exterior has been proven to soothe babies. 

Baby Remote Control Teether
4 months & up
$8.99
Key Feature: Keep your baby away from the real remote with this teether that looks and feels like the real thing.
Educational Benefit: Made up of two different textures, one for teething and one for gripping. 


Magic Reflection Ball
6 months & up
$8.99
Key Feature: The suction cup on the bottom can be suctioned to the high chair, stroller, table and a restaurant making it a great on-the-go toy.
Educational Benefit: The mirrored ball promotes visual stimulation and tracking.

Push & Pull UFO
6 months & up
$8.99
Key Feature: "8 colorful push and pull buttons"
Educational Benefit: The different push and pull bottoms help develop fine motor skills
.


Chew Cube
6 months & up
$12.99
Key Feature: Large holes help with gripping while the soft, textured edges soothe sore gums.
Educational Benefit: The black and white, mirrored cube inside promotes visual and auditory stimulation. 


Multi-Sense Trumpet
7 months & up
$8.99
Key Feature: This toy engages almost all of their senses. 
Educational Benefit: Unique whistle element helps develop oral motor skills. 


OombeeBall
10 months & up
$24.99
Key Feature: A new take on a nesting toy where all the pieces stay nicely together.
Educational Benefit: "Encourages sensory exploration, tactile learning, fine motor skills, object permanence, spatial reasoning"
Whirly Squigz
10 months & up
$21.99
Key Feature: Essential for the diaper bag as they can be suctioned to any flat, non-porous surface.
Educational Benefit: When suctioned down, spin them around for visual and tactile stimulation. Or use them as a teether!


Nov 01

2019 Top Toys for Kidults (11-18+ Years)

By Leah | Toy Guides

Our top toys and gifts for kidults, aged 11 to 18 years and older.

Everything from outdoor toys and games, desk gadgets and figets to books that are fun and educational. 
PBLZ
Ages: 12+
$17.99
Key Feature: Includes ten, silicone-wrapped magnets.
Educational Benefit: Great for anxious or fidget-y individuals that need help self-soothing. 
Micro Kickboard Maxi Deluxe LED
Ages: 5-12
$149.99
Key Feature: Same, great adjustable scooter, now with LED lights in the wheels.
Educational Benefit: Encourages older kids to get outside and be active. The LED lights make it extra fun for night rides!


Stressed by Design: Designer Stress Balls
Ages: 3+
$8.99
Key Feature: Premium stress ball that won't rip or tear!
Educational Benefit: Another great option for anxious or fidget-y older children. 
Shashibo
Ages: 8+
$12.99
Key Feature: Shashibo is fun to play with and also looks great on a shelf or on a desk.
Educational Benefit: Promotes creative thinking, problem solving and fine motor development. 


Boom Brick
Ages: 3+
$29.99
Key Feature: Amplify music, podcasts, audiobooks or calls without syncing or Bluetooth.
Boom Brick 2.0
Ages: 3+
$39.99
Key Feature: Upgrade on the original Boom Brick. Watch movies and videos with ease.
Ezy Roller
Ages: 4-14
$109.99
Key Feature: "EzyRoller combines the control of a bike and the fun of a scooter, yet it's very unique, like no other ride you've ever had."
Educational Benefit: Work on coordination and gross motor skills


Electric Jellyfish Mood Light
Ages: 3+
Key Feature: Create a tranquil, relaxing space in any room. 
Axe Throwing Game
Ages: 6+
$26.99
Key Feature: Can be used indoor or outdoor.
Educational Benefit: Work on gross motor skills and hand-eye coordination. 
Throwing Stars Game
Ages: 6+
$19.99
Key Feature: Can be used indoor or outdoor.
Educational Benefit: Work on gross motor skills and hand-eye coordination.

Spinballs LED
Ages: 6+
$24.99
Key Feature: Great for beginner and advanced poi enthusiast.
Educational BenefitWork on gross motor skills and hand-eye coordination.


Can You Roll Doubles
Ages: 12+
$24.99
Key Feature: "Doubles! is the rapid-fire, high-pressure game where players compete to fill out the category sheet before their opponents can roll doubles and steal the board!"
Educational Benefit: Practice quick, creative thinking.


AKA (Also Known As)
Ages: 12+
$19.99
Key Feature: "AKA is the great new party game where you try to guess people, places and things from words that mean the same thing!"
Educational BenefitPractice quick, creative thinking.


Dude
Ages: 13+
$12.99
Key Feature: "The goal is to quickly find matches for as many of your cards as you can."
More Dude
Ages: 13+
$12.99
Key Feature: An expansion on Dude
The Game of Space
Ages: 14+
$24.99
Key Feature: This game will become an instant hit with any game board enthusiast.
Educational Benefit: Practices critical thinking and cause and effect. 
Space Cadet UFO Flyer
Ages: 14+
$29.99
Key Feature: No remote control required, control this drone with only your hand. 
Educational Benefit: Practice hand-eye coordination while controlling the drone. 


Bounce Car
Ages: 17+
$39.99
Key Feature: "Quick, sturdy, and agile, the Bounce Car transforms your environment into a giant playground."
Spy Rover FPV
Ages: 14+
$79.99
Key Feature: FPV stands for First Person View. This remote control ATV has a camera that can record video that you can watch on your smartphone!
Groundbreaking Guys
$16.99
Key Feature: "This book pays tribute to Mr. Rogers, Barack Obama, Hayao Miyazaki, and more: men whose masculinity is grounded in compassion and care."

Strong Is The New Pretty
$17.95
Key Feature: Collection of wonderful stories about girls being strong, fearless and proud to be girls. 


Detroit: Then and Now
$19.95
Key Feature: Written by a Detroit native and photo archivist at the Detroit Public Library. 
Lost Detroit
$19.95
Key Feature: "Lost Detroit is the latest in the series from Anova Books that traces the cherished places in a city that time, progress and fashion have swept aside before concerned citizens or the National Register of Historic Places could save them from the wrecker's ball."


Nov 01

2019 Top Toys for Toddlers (1-4 Years)

By Leah | Toy Guides

Our top toys for toddlers aged 1 to 4 years old…

From active to curious and every toddler in between, we’ve got something for you!
Pewi Elite
Ages: 1+
$69.99
Key Feature: Multi-use ride on that can be used as they grow.
Educational Benefit:  Stabilize during learning to walk, ride on top to aid in learning how to ride a bike.


Ditty Bird Musical Books
Ages: 1+
$15.99
Key Feature: Simply touch the music on button dot on each page to activate the sound.
Educational Benefit: Learn cause and effect by pressing the button on each page to activate the song.
SMARTMAX My First Safari Animals
Ages: 1+
$24.99
Key Feature: The magnetic system makes it easy on little fingers.
Educational Benefit: Work on fine motor skills, color recognition, hand-eye coordination, and critical thinking.


RollAgain Sorter
Ages: 1+
$24.99
Key Feature: "An innovative twist on the classic fun of size sorting"
Educational Benefit: "...fine motor skills are bolstered and an understanding of size and color is fortified."


Start Up Circuits
Ages: 18 months & up
$19.99
Key Feature: Your baby's first STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) toy.
Educational Benefit: This is a great tool for practicing problem solving.
Pic N Pop
Ages: 18 months & up
$29.99
Key Feature: Push toy that ejects balls when your little one presses the buttons on the handles. 
Educational Benefit: Encourages children to start walking by enticing them with this fun toy!


Gecko Blocks
Ages: 18 months & up
$29.99
Key Feature: These building blocks cling to each other and just about any surface without being sticky or magnetic. 
Educational Benefit: Builds spatial awareness.


Build 1.2.3 Airport Shuttle Bus
Ages: 18 months & up
$18.99
Key Feature: Your favorite features of Playmobil but made safe for little ones. 
Educational Benefit: Encourages imaginative, free-play.


RollAgain Maze
Ages: 2+
$24.99
Key Feature: "Press one of the the two buttons to launch and watch as the gradually widening track propels the ball forward."
Educational Benefit: "Encourages fine motor skills, tactile learning, cause-effect learning, exploration"


Timber Tots Tree House
Ages: 2+
$49.99
Key Feature: Easy on the go playsets made with safe materials and are meant for durability.
Educational Benefit: Perfect for kids who are looking to story tell and play through imagination while working on fine motor skills.


Mix or Match - Animals
Ages: 2+
$29.99
Key Feature: Match animals based on color or visual memory or combine different parts to create your own animal.
Educational Benefit: Practice color matching and fine motor development

Monkey Around
Ages: 2+
$19.99
Key Feature: Great introduction to board games for your 2-year-old!
Educational Benefit: Encourages listening and following directions while getting active and practicing gross motor skills. 


Poke A Dot Books
Ages: 2+
$14.99
Key Feature: Each page has "dots" that little ones can poke in and out that create a popping sound.
Educational Benefit: Sensory exploration in a unique way while reading stories. 

Mini Deluxe LED Scooter
Ages: 2-5
$109.99
Key Feature: Perfect scooter that grows with your child!
Educational Benefit: Work on gross motor skills while getting active and outside!


Glo Pals
Ages: 3+
$9.99
Key Feature: Liquid-activated bath cubes make bathtime an absolute party!
Educational Benefit: Glo Pals are a sensory party in the tub


Acorn Soup
Ages: 2+
$19.99
Key Feature: A fun way to introduce your toddler to counting, sorting and following directions.
Educational Benefit: The included recipe cards help toddlers learn to identify different things.

Baby Shark Melody Pad
Ages: 2+
$29.99
Key Feature: Great first craft for little fingers!
Educational Benefit: Great for fine motor development, fosters creativity and confidence. 
Pinkfong Baby Shark Kids Favorite Songs Book
Ages: 2+
$19.99
Key Feature: Great first craft for little fingers!
Educational Benefit: Great for fine motor development, fosters creativity and confidence. 
Pop-Up Basketball Game
Ages: 3+
$19.99
Key Feature: 2-in-1 active game that can be played indoor or outdoor.
Educational Benefit: Works on fine and gross motor skills and gets toddlers active.

MLB 2-in-1 Grow With Me Batting Tee
Ages: 3+
$39.99
Key Feature: This tee can be adjusted as your child grows and their skills improve.
Educational Benefit: Practice hand-eye coordination and gross motor skills.

Rescue Squad Ladder Truck and Police Cruiser
Ages: 3+
$29.99
Key Feature: Use the play power drill to build and watch it go!
Educational Benefit: Develops fine motor skills and encourages pretend play.

LOOG Mini Guitars
Ages: 3+
$79.99
Key Feature: Get your kids excited and interested in music with this miniature, working guitar!
Educational Benefit: The accompanying app teaches children how to play their guitar and read music. 
Space Marble Run Light & Sound - 60pc
Ages: 3+
$34.99
Key Feature: Download the Marble Genius app for extended instructions and challenges.
Educational Benefit: Promotes problem solving, following directions and interactive play.
Magna-Tiles Clear 100 pc Set
Ages: 3+
$124.99
Key Feature: Magna-Tiles are magnetic building system that can be built flat or 3D.
Educational Benefit: Learn geometric shapes, basic math concepts and problem solving. Promotes creative, free-play.
Mix or Match - Construction, Fire & Rescue
Ages: 3+
$29.99
Key Feature: Mix or match the pieces to create your very own vehicles. All Mix or Match sets are fully compatible.
Educational Benefit: Promotes problem solving skills and creative reasoning.
HoverQuad Mini RC - Red
Ages: 3+
$29.99
Key Feature: Your toddlers first remote control car!
Educational Benefit: Using the remote control helps develop fine motor skills. Teaches cause and effect.
Hey Clay - Animals
Ages: 3+
$29.99
Key Feature: Not-your-average clay! Non-toxic, wheat and gluten free. 
Educational Benefit: Experience interactive play with the accompanying app that brings your clay creations to life!
Mad Mattr - Teal
Ages: 3+
$12.99
Key Feature: Never dries out!
Educational Benefit: Encourages, creative free-play.
Heads Talk, Tails Walk
Ages: 3+
$14.99
Key Feature: Silly game that gets kids moving!
Educational Benefit: Helps learn how to follow directions and taking turns.
SloFlo Motion Magic
Ages: 3+
$5.99
Key Feature: ​SloFlo is an exciting new slow-motion molding compound.
Educational Benefit: Its unusual texture encourages cognitive development, sensory learning, and tactile exploration.
Magnetic Drawing Board
Ages: 3+
$21.99
Key Feature: Use the magnetic pen to draw and erase by wiping the pen down the Magnetic Drawing Board to release the magnets and start all over again.
Educational Benefit: Promotes creative, open play as well as being a great educational tool.
Squigz Starter Set
Ages: 3+
$25.99
Key Feature: "Gratifying fun for bathtub, walls, windows, school lockers, tabletops, desktops."
Educational Benefit: "Encourages creativity, fine motor skills, interaction, playful experimentation."
Pop-Up Shop
Ages: 3+
$149.99
Key Feature: Your very own grocery checkout line!
Educational Benefit: Encourages pretend play while practicing real world interactions.
Ezy Roller 
Ages: 4-14
$109.99
Key Feature: ​A fun way to get outside and get moving. It can be adjusted as your child grows.
Educational Benefit: Practice gross motor development.
Beginners Golf Play Set
Ages: 4​+
$29.99
Key Feature: "This innovative golf set is designed to help beginners practice getting into the swing of the game."
Educational Benefit: Practice gross motor development.
Action Soccer
Ages: 4​+
$29.99
Key Feature: "This innovative golf set is designed to help beginners practice getting into the swing of the game."
Educational Benefit: Practice gross motor development and coordination.
Princess Unicorn & Dino Explorer Carry Case
Ages: 4+
$16.99
Key Feature: "When playtime is over, simply store the pieces inside the case for next time!"
Educational Benefit: Promotes imaginative free play.
Coding Critters - Rumble & Bumble
Ages: 4+
$39.99
Key Feature: Screen-free coding games!
Educational Benefit: Encourages interest in  STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education.
Yumology! Sweets Lab, Yuckology! Slime Lab
Ages: 4+
$19.99
Key Feature: ​Good, old-fashioned, messy fun!
Educational Benefit: Encourages interest in  STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education.
Illustory
Ages: 4+
$29.99
Key Feature: One of our favorite gifts to give!
Educational Benefit: Express their creativity with their very own book.
Unicorn Purse
Ages: 4+
$18.99
Key Feature: Great first craft for little fingers!
Educational Benefit: Great for fine motor development, fosters creativity and confidence. 

Dear Boy

$17.99
Key Feature: Beautiful story and featured on The Today Show!
Educational Benefit: Encouragers confidence and healthy self-esteem.

Dear Girl

$17.99
Key Feature: ​Beautiful story and featured on The Today Show!
Educational Benefit: Encouragers confidence and healthy self-esteem.

Bang! Boom! Roar! A Busy Crew of Dinosaurs

$15.99
Key Feature: Silly story about dinosaurs working on a construction site.
Educational Benefit: Practices the alphabet.

The Zoo Is Closed Today

$16.99
Key Feature: "This charming tale, illustrated with humor and warmth, demonstrates the value of sweet friendship."
Educational Benefit
Nov 01

2019 Top Toys and Gifts for Grandpa and Grandma

By Leah | Toy Guides

Our top toys and gifts perfect for grandma and grandpa!

Struggling for the perfect gift that the kids can get grandma and grandpa? We think these products will be wow them!
Original Buddha Board
Ages: 8+
$34.99
Slapzi
Ages: 8+
$19.99
PBLZ
Ages: 12+
$17.99
Simpl Dimpl
Ages: 3+
$4.99
Stressed by Design: Designer Stress Balls
Ages: 3+
$8.99
Boom Brick 2.0
Ages: 3+
$39.99


Boom Brick
Ages: 3+
$29.99


Pairzi
Ages: 6+
$19.99


Shashibo
Ages: 8+
$19.99


Detroit: Then and Now
$19.95
Lost Detroit
$19.95
Nov 01

2019 Stocking Stuffer Guide

By Leah | Toy Guides

Our top toys and games for stocking stuffers…

Everything from baby to adult to fill every stocking in your house.
Yoee Baby
0 months & up
$24.99

Baby Newspaper
4 months & up
$5.99
Baby Remote Control Teether
4 months & up
$8.99
Chew Cube
6 months & up
$12.99


Glo Pals
Ages: 3+
$9.99
Simpl Dimpl
Ages: 3+
$4.99
Stressed by Design: Designer Stress Balls
Ages: 3+
$8.99


SloFlo Motion Magic
Ages: 3+
$5.99


Boom Brick
Ages: 3+
$29.99


Watchitude Move
Ages: 5+
$44.99
Fortune Cookie Chinese Take Out
Ages: 5+
$18.99

Pairzi
Ages: 6+
$19.99


Mobi
Ages: 6+
$19.99


Zategy
Ages: 8+
$21.99


Ultimo
Ages: 8+
$14.99



Jixelz - Pet Pals (700 pc)
Ages: 6+
$9.99
Mozi
Ages: 6+
$14.99




Shashibo
Ages: 8+
$19.99


Flexi Crystal
Ages: 8+
$7.99

PBLZ
Ages: 12+
$17.99