Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2002 One of the most beloved family films of all time has been re-mastered and released for those with DVD equipped homes. The upgrade is evident from the start, as the picture and sound are remarkably clear. Older fans of the film told us that it was a real treat to re-live the magic once […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2002 Are kids ready for another set of oversized singing animal characters? This is the question many of our parents had when they saw RAGGS for the first time. Their questions were answered quickly as they watched the reactions of their children. Written and produced with a good understanding of what kids expect from music […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 It’s amazing how powerful the memory can be, especially when it comes to music. In just a few notes you can instantly recall a tune, even if you can’t remember the name of the song or who wrote it. Parent testers told us that as they listened with their children to these great classical […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 Watching the initial reaction of our testers to a DVD titled Zen Baby was fascinating. Some were drawn to the peaceful concept that “Zen” held for them, while others were more…guarded. Then, when they spent some time with this exceptionally well-produced DVD their attitude changed quite noticeably. The combination of music, along with the […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 Exceptionally soft, exceptionally cute and chock full of dress up lessons Zip-ity Do Dolly was a big tester favorite. Very lightweight and colorful, children and parents either learned together or children proudly showed off their skills when it came to dressing themselves. What really impressed our testers was the price of this doll, according […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 Throughout its time in our testing center’s Wee One was showered with lots of loving attention from our young testers. They enjoyed caring for, feeding and teaching baby to use the potty. Parents got a real kick out of this. Wee One is nicely sized so that she is easy to hold in your […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 Tackling the issue of child abduction is among the most challenging and difficult of projects. Teaching children to be safe without scaring them is like walking a tightrope, but host and producer Bryan Cranston presents the subject manner is such a way that parents felt emotionally strong enough to face one of their most […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 Based on the reviews from our parent testers, there may be no more important parenting book on the market today. Dr. Medhus offers a remarkably insightful guide to parenting. Understanding the power of the words we use when we speak to and around our children should be a clarion call to all parents. How […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 Certain subjects ignite a spark in students, it could be math, geography or history, you never know. If your child or one your know, comes home one day fascinated with Ancient Egypt, mummies, pyramids and the like then be sure you find this set quickly. Inside this small tube are superbly designed pieces representing […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 You’ve got to hand it to the makers of Robosapien, they sure picked a great name for their company. This totally unique, totally entertaining and totally captivating robot was a sensation no matter who our audience was. Dressed in Storm Trooper black and white, Robosapien is ready to respond to your commands via remote […]