Toddlers Love The Melissa and Doug Cutting Food Box


Looking for a great gift for a toddler without the noise, flashy lights, or batteries? Something educational and fun under $20? Then you have got to try the Melissa and Doug Cutting Food Box. This box is simple but smart- there are wooden food items, a wooden chopping board, and a wooden knife (completely safe, of course). Each food item is chopped up into small pieces and has … [Read more...]

A Remote Controlled Thomas with Real Steam!


I have previously mentioned that my daughter is a huge Thomas the Tank Engine fan and so our home has several variations of the little blue train. Last week I gave birth to a son, and in a bid to help the two bond, we bought a gift for our daughter "from her baby brother." This was a Fisher Price Steam n Speed Thomas- a remote controlled Thomas the Tank Engine that blows real … [Read more...]

Your Builder Will Love the Fisher Price Drillin Action Tool Set!


I'm just going to be honest. Blunt. Here goes-This toy is AWESOME. Bravo Fisher Price, bravo.Do you have a little guy or girl who just loves imitating adults as they hammer or drill? Then they will absolutely love the Fisher Price Drillin Action Tool Set.A great deal of thought went into this toy, because it's not just your average pretend-to-hammer-and-drill toy. … [Read more...]

Running Around with Shake n Go Thomas !


 I'm not quite sure what it is about Thomas the Tank Engine that makes him so endearing to children, but my 19 month old certainly loves him. The happiness on her face when she sees any picture of "choo choo!!" makes him a hit in our home. So when I saw the Shake n Go Thomas, I was sure she'd love it.This train is a little larger than the usual ones at 7.5" x … [Read more...]

Learn the Alphabet with the VTech Touch and Teach Turtle


Forget your regular old cutesy turtle who walks slowly and hides in his shell, this is a turtle that can sing, read, teach the alphabet and dance. Okay, he can't dance, but he can do the rest.We recently received the V-Tech Touch and Teach Turtle as a gift, and although my daughter isn't the biggest fan of it so far, I can see that there are plenty of benefits to this toy. … [Read more...]