March 8, 2013
Stuck indoors? No problem! You can keep a child of any age busy with a good old fashioned ring toss set. When the weather warms up, simply move it outside. This set includes 5 pegs with score numbers and 4 rings. It also includes 2 different colored rings for competitive play, not that we are encouraging sibling rivalry though! While having fun, your little one will be building eye hand coordination and basic addition skills. What more could you want from a game?
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March 7, 2013
Baby pools? It's snowing in most parts of the country! Yes, baby pools. Call it denial about the weather, call it whatever you want, this post is about baby pools. If you are dreaming about the warmer weather then you can start planning now. Your baby can splash and play while sitting on the soft inflatable floor and reach for the detachable rings. The bright colors are sure to provide encouragement to your little one. Can't you just feel the sunshine?
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March 6, 2013
If you are like me, you have had enough of this cold wintery weather covering most of the country. I am already thinking ahead to all of the outdoor work I need to do to get this house ready for spring. If you have little ones you need to keep busy, while you toil away in the yard, why not get them in on the act? You can get your work done, keep an eye on them, and maybe get a little help in the process. This Toysmith 3 Piece Garden Tool Set set will surely do the trick. It includes 2 shovels and a small rake. It's a great way to teach your child how to take care of the earth and have fun at the same time. Wow, Spring can't come soon enough!
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February 11, 2013
This one is for those of you buried in several feet of snow this weekend. Remember Spring is around the corner. If you are thinking of ways to keep your little one active after all the snow melts, take a look at this Rock, Roll 'n Ride Trike . With three fun ways to ride, this trike is sure to help get some energy out of your toddler. You can lock the base in place for ride on, rocking fun, or convert the base to an extra long push handle so you can comfortably stroll behind, or fold the foot pegs fold up for easy independent pedaling. It's perfect for ages 18 months to 5 years so you will get many Spring time memories from this toy.
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January 16, 2013
Spring will be here before you know it. That means yard work. If you have young children, it can be difficult to manage outdoor tasks while keeping your little one occupied. The best thing to do is keep them busy! This Radio Flyer Kid's Wheelbarrow is a great way to teach your child the importance of maintaining their home and caring for the earth while planting outside. After the work is complete, pop your child in the wheelbarrow and give them a ride around the yard. Isn't that really the best part of the job anyway?
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November 7, 2012
This trike might be a little rough to handle until the weather gets warmer, but it sure looks cool under a Christmas tree. It's colorful, sturdy, and easy to pedal. It's designed for a preschooler from 18 months to 5 years old so your little biker will have years of fun with this Rock, Roll 'n Ride Trike. This is the gift that gives confidence, physical fitness, and memories. Sounds like a pretty good gift.
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August 24, 2012
Labor Day is approaching and school is back in session in most parts of the country. It may seem like a strange time to buy a baby pool, but it's actually the perfect time to prepare for next summer. This Inflatable Crystal Blue Swimming Pool perfect for a toddler aged 3 and up. They can sit, play and cool off within an arm's length of you. During the cooler months, you can use it as a ball pit. Don't you love it when even the toys can multitask?
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August 17, 2012
Fall is one of the best times to play outside. The heat of the sun isn't as strong and a cool breeze is in the air. If you would like to spend more time in your backyard instead of the park, attach this Snug 'n Secure Swing to an existing play set and push away! The stay put shoulder straps hold baby securely in place while you spend time in the fresh air. That's way better than spending the day watching DVDs.
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July 13, 2012
So here we are, about midway through the summer. If you haven't stocked up on some fun backyard items by now, it's time to check out some options that might keep your toddler occupied and entertained. This Naturally Playful Sand Table has an elevated design that is perfect for toddlers. It also includes 2 shovels, 2 claw rakes, and a bucket so the fun is ready when the table arrives. All you need to do is fill it with sand and play. That's pretty easy.
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July 5, 2012
Summer is well underway and we have a heat wave to prove it. By now you know what kind of support your child needs in the pool. If you don't want to way your child down with a heavy traditional life vest, but want the security of a floatation device, you need a puddle jumper. They are available in a variety of colors and designs but they all have the same patent pending structure that will keep your toddlers face out of the water. It's even Coast Guard approved. Of course, there is no substitute for adult supervision, but a float like this really will add to fun in the sun.
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July 3, 2012
Whoa, get ready for a big cool down!! We will soon be seeing temps in this 90s for the rest of the week. If you are ready to venture outside for some outdoor play, you can keep the kiddies cool with this Little Tikes Spiralin' Seas Waterpark. Toddlers will have fun filling the cup and pouring the water into the funnel to power twin water wheels. They can drop balls down the spiral and watch them go around and down into the lazy river. There is even more fun when they turn the ferris wheel to scoop up and drop off the balls. Any toddler would love to play with this waterpark and create memories.
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June 22, 2012
Summer can be a fun time for the kiddos, but it can be tough if you have an infant that is not quite ready to dip in the pool. There's no need to sit out the summer fun just sitting on the deck. You can watch your little one splash around in this adorable Mushroom Baby Pool. The colorful mushroom is a perfect canopy to block out excessive rays. It's shallow enough to sit safely and deep enough to play and have some laughs. Now everyone can have their fun in the sun.
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June 18, 2012
"Mom, I'm bored!" There's a sentence that will cause most moms to shudder. Of course, it's usually shouted with a whining tone to make matters worse. If your little ones are already feeling the summer lull, now is a great time to wow them with some great outdoor toys. This lookout treehouse marked down nearly 20% but there is no discount on fun. The large shingled roof is perfect for shaded play. The ladder and slide are a safe 19 inches high and sturdy enough for a wobbly toddler. The slide promotes motor development and physical activity, but your toddler will be too busy having fun to realize she's learning too.
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June 15, 2012
It's important to protect little feet during the summer months. Asphalt can be hot enough to burn sensitive feet and a stubbed toe can ruin anyone's day. Even if your little one is not yet walking, you will want to protect his skin from the sun. These mini shoez will meet all of the above requirements and then some. They are soft, flexible and durable. That's means your baby will love them as much as you do.
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