Talk about a throwback! These classic toys truly stand the test of time while managing to still capture active minds and imaginations. Check out our roundup of retro toys that easily compete in today's digital age without all of the bells and whistles. Parents, get ready to revisit your childhood and reminisce about fun games and activities that not only never grow old but make you want to be a kid again. Check out some of our perennial favorites you can find at Walmart, Amazon and Target now.
Hooray for snow days! That brisk chill in the air signals that it's time to bundle up the kids in warm winter gear and get outdoors for some cool family fun and winter activities. Way better than riding in a one-horse open sleigh, soaring downhill on the slickest sledding equipment is guaranteed to be a blast! Easy to pack for a trip to the park, our top picks of sleds, saucers, tubes, and toboggans are great for gliding through the season. Be sure to have helmets handy to keep the little ones safe, and enjoy the ride!
Having trouble picking out toys that your kids will love and you can feel good about buying? Let us help you with this guide to our favorite natural, sustainable, environmentally friendly toys.
Have a web-slinging superfan of the new Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse movie? Whether your pint-sized Peter Parker idolizes Miles Morales or Spideys from another dimension, we've weaved through a web of character merch to come up with the best picks for the biggest Marvel fans of all ages.
Picking the best pacifier for newborns can be a tough choice.There are pacifier pros and cons, so it's important to find one that meets current safety standards — durable, easy-to-clean material, one-piece pacifier design to prevent parts from coming dislodged and a shape that promotes healthy mouth development. We found the best pacifiers brands on the market right now from the likes of Philips Avent, Munchkin, Dr. Brown's and more.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
It's about that time: Ice, ice baby! There's a chill in the air, the winter months are upon us and ice skating rinks across the country are opening their gates. This, of course, keeps kids busy outside with friends while parents are bustling around buying holiday gifts, readying the house for guests and more. Ice skating is not only a great sport but also one of the best outdoor activities and winter weather pastimes for families. Whether your kid is a beginner or a star athlete, a boy or a girl, a figure skater or a hockey player, or just having fun with friends at the local frozen pond, here are the coolest ice skate styles from Amazon, Target, L.L. Bean and Urban Outfitters that any kid will covet.
Selecting an educational toy for children that keeps them engaged can be challenging. With the right tools, you can make the toy shopping experience a lot less stressful.
If your little one is finally outgrowing baby toothbrushes, you may want to consider finding an electric toothbrush for toddlers. Electric toothbrushes can make brushing more fun and more convenient for kids. Plus, they have powerful heads that clean faster and more efficiently than manual toothbrushes. We talked to New York City's Leading Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Lana Rozenberg, DDS, about the most important features to look for and rounded up the best, affordable products from brands like Oral-B, Colgate, Philips and more.
Once all the holiday parties have died down and parents are back to work, the winter doldrums start to set in. Just because it's cold outside, that doesn't mean outdoor activities are out of the question. On the contrary, playing in the snow is one of the best ways to burn off (or chill out) all that pent-up energy. Plus, besides skating and sledding, there are all sorts of creative toys, games and even productive — snow chores, anyone? — things to do in the great, winter outdoors for kids and they're all available on Amazon now.
Create gorgeous geometric art with Klutz's meticulously-designed gears and book of draw-right-on-'em pages. Translucent gears and ...rubber feet on the frame were engineered for maximum ease of use. Updated project ideas and a six-color quick-switch pen inspire stunning rainbow-bright spirals. Now packaged with tons of workspace and storage - perfectly sized for a zillion and one spirals. read more
The Aldens are determined to help their cousin Althea keep her beautiful home, Peacock Hall. Maybe they can find the mysterious tr...easure rumored to be hidden there. However, when a face appears in Jessie and Violet’s window and the gardener, Tate, seems to be hiding something, the Boxcar Children realize there may be lots of mysteries to solve at Peacock Hall! read more
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pag...es, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. read more
The story that inspired the Tchaikovsky ballet is a magical tale of one little girl’s decent into a dream-like world where the dia...bolical Mouse King rules Full of magic and childish wonder, this coming-of-age novella has something for everyone: beautiful dolls, ferocious battles, and dark undertones. Younger readers will be enchanted by this children's classic, while older readers will be intrigued to discover the background to the famous ballet libretto. It is Christmas Eve and little Marie has tired of her new presents, happily playing with a nutcracker instead. So when her brother Fritz breaks it, she is horrified, tenderly bandaging the little nutcracker with her ribbon and putting him to bed. When the clock strikes midnight, Marie is stunned to see an army of mice advancing, led by a seven-headed Mouse King. Her very own nutcracker leads the dolls and toys against the mouse army and a violent battle ensues. This timeless tale is full of the magic of Christmas, but is a delight to read at any time of the year. Its enduring popularity is testament to its originality and charm. read more
Just in time for Mother's Day, Ollie celebrates all the things he loves about his mom. This sweet young book will be a hit with mo...thers and children of all ages. read more
In this sweet, engaging picture book, Ollie celebrates all the things he loves about birthdays.
Ollie loves to dance. He loves to dance in his room and in the leaves. He loves to dance with his dog, Fred. In this sweet, engagi...ng picture book, Ollie celebrates dancing, friendship and fun. read more
Ollie loves to sing. He loves to sing in his bed or in the park. He loves to sing with his dog, Fred. In this sweet, engaging pict...ure book, Ollie celebrates singing, friendship and fun. read more
A warmhearted and humourous testimonial to fathers and fatherhood. Caroline Bell's lovingly detailed drawings recapture the magica...l moments any young child shares with their dad. A book to treasure for now and always. read more
Ollie the owl is looking for a home. Elijah's a little boy who's been praying for an owl to save his garden from unwanted critters.... Enjoy this fun, easy to read story as Ollie and Elijah become best of friends. This is the perfect bedtime story that both children and adults will enjoy! read more
My dad protects me. My dad naps with me. My dad teaches me.Featuring adorable illustrations from Marianne Richmond, My Dad Loves M...e! illustrates all the ways a dad shows his love to his children! Kids can relive their best times with Dad every day! read more
A tale about a boys father and how he is the best pirate dad in all the world. He travels the globe in search of gold and of cours...e the never ending pursuit of adventure and fun. He sings songs, fights monsters, swims in the ocean all the while he is hand in hand with his son. Pirate dad shares his world and inspires his son greatly. read more
This embellishment package from me & my BIG ideas has an "I love Dad" design. The embellishment is 3-dimenstional, self-adhesive a...nd can be used for all types of paper crafting. read more
This is a story about an octopus who saves a lot of fishes from an aquarium and sets them free.
Now children can relive fun times with their parent every day.
Show Dad how much you care with this little message of love from The Very Hungry Caterpillar!Celebrate Dad's special day by saying... "I Love You"--with a little help from The Very Hungry Caterpillar. This bright and colorful book is the ideal way to tell the person you call "Dad" how much you appreciate him. It's the perfect gift for Father's Day, Dad's birthday, or any day that you want to show Dad just how much you care. read more
HORACE'S DAD HAS SILVER WINGS AND A GREEN AND ORANGE tAIL. His mum hasn't been able to cast a spell right yet, and his sister Grub... - the Fayre Elayne - invents weird things like a box that can take instant pictures. At King Arthur's School for Knights the nasty Sir Sneazle has given Horace the worst assignment of all. Why couldn't Horace be asked to rescue a damsel in distress instead off Pimply Pol, Bran and Snidge, or write an essay on the broadsword instead of Bernard. Anything but kill a dragon! How will Horace and his friends manage? Will the Fayre Elayne come to the rescue with one of her inventions? And will Horace finally discover the truth about his family that will save Dad and Camelot? Find out as another hilarious and wild adventure unfolds in the Wacky Family series. Ages 7+ read more
Join Ollie, the Long Island Osprey, in his adventures as a "fish hawk," and he'll take you soaring high up in the sky and then plu...nging into Hallock's and Peconic Bays for fish. All the while, you'll learn true and amazing facts, as he does, about how ospreys: nest, grow, dive, fish, and migrate thousands of miles each year between Long Island and South America. Readers of all ages will enjoy his journeys and learning about the way ospreys live. A portion of the sales benefit the Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center located in Hampton Bays. This wonderful non-profit organization rescues injured wildlife and rehabilitates them at their facility. Once the animal heals, it is released back into the wild. If an animal is unable to be released, they can remain at the center for the remainder of their natural life. Your purchase of this book will greatly help in their efforts. read more
A father-son road trip to purchase an old abandoned muscle car becomes a learning experience for the young boy. This father-son te...am spend many hours in the garage trying to get this GTO back to new condition. The reader is introduced to new vocabulary as the team motors closer to their goal, a show winning car. Will all of the hard work pay off leaving the car looking new and the father-son team smiling? read more
Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, as he spends the whole day with his dad in this My First I Can... Read book! From getting rid of a beehive to working in the yard and going to the store, Little Critter wants to be the world’s best helper. Things might not always go as planned, but that doesn't stop Little Critter from trying his hardest!Little Critter: Just Helping My Dad is a My First I Can Read book, which means it’s perfect for shared reading with young children.. read more
It’s a fact: little Bella Bee loves her sister. No matter what, she loves her sister unconditionally. It doesn’t matter what th...ey do together, pray or play, run and chase, or even squabble (as even the best sisters sometimes do)—Bella knows that her big sister will always be her best friend (and vice versa). Like most younger siblings, Bella Bee knows that if she can’t figure something out on her own, her big sister is there to help. In her sister’s care and support, Bella Bee learns the true meaning of love. I Love My Sister Because…encourages children of color to choose love, confidence, happiness, compassion, and fun over anger, disappointment, sadness, jealousy, and despair. Even in those moments when life seems unfair and she doesn’t get her way, Bella Bee wants everyone to know that everything will be okay. With exciting rhymes and captivating artwork, Bella’s story of unconditional love is sure to inspire. Bella Bee hopes you’ll follow her on Facebook and on Twitter @BellaBeeBooks. read more
This exciting early reader, based on the animated film, Despicable Me, from Universal Studios, follows aspiring "world's greatest ...villain" Gru on his quest for universal domination...until his plan hits an unexpected snag. Lively illustrations and simple, engaging text provide a terrific learning experience in this story about the power of family. read more
Author and ilustrator Lori Kaiser adds another wonderful books to her Xavier Series. Ollie the Ostrich wants to be like someone el...se and soar with the eagles. After several failed attempts to fly, Ollie the ostrich helps a little squirrel and discovers his own talents and abilities. A great story to teach your children to be themselves and use their talents to help others and not be like everyone else. read more
Sometimes daddies are loud and playful. Other times they are quiet and compassionate. And they are always loving. Sebastien Braun'...s appealing text and charming illustrations follow a day in the life of a bear and his bear cub in this celebration of the bond between father and child. read more
How do you like to hear “I love you”? This cozy picture book shows all the ways dads can say it best.Dads know how to do everythin...g. They can help with homework and carry you on their shoulders. They can make pancakes and teach you how to sing songs. These loving actions are just some of the ways dads show how much they care—and no matter how he says it, “I love you” is wonderful to hear! From bestselling author Douglas Wood and illustrator Jennifer Bell, a sunny, cuddly testament to the bond between father and child. read more
It's homecoming at Savannah State University! Follow the Tiger around Savannah State University's campus as he makes his way to Th...eodore A. Wright Stadium for the big football game. With playful illustrations and fun facts about the school, this book is perfect for fans of all ages who love their SSU! read more