Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Have you and your crafty kids discovered Bendastix yet? Bendastix are soft, squishy craft pieces that can bend, mold and shape into just about anything you can imagine. After two months of testing we discovered that there really is no end to the creative things kids can dream up. What’s great is that with […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Reviewing a catalogue that sells baby products, but not the products themselves, is not something testers often do but that was the challenge posed. How did they respond? By absolutely loving what they found from One Step Ahead. From the easy to read layout to the thoughtful selection and well informative descriptions of the […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Here’s the way testing went when parents and kids saw Tummy Stuffers for the first time, “What in the world is that? Oh, that’s cool, what a great idea.” The great idea is that the Tummy Stuffer serves not only as a funny looking stuffed animal, it also gobbles up stuff like clothes and […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 This new mobile app takes the appeal of very popular Disney/Pixar characters from the Toy Story franchise and allows kids to create, animate and voiceover, their own stories. There are two modes of play, one that uses pre-set backgrounds and props (Story Play), and a second that is wide open and allows for open […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 The trend towards eco-friendly products continues its remarkable growth and if you were to ask the majority of our testers they would say that’s a fantastic trend. Understanding that position makes the great reviews we received for this Baby Wash come as no surprise. From the ingredients, or lack of ingredients like paraben, petroleum, […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 LEARN MORE ABOUT Scout it Out!CLICK THE PICTURE This app features interactive hide and seek game targeted perfectly for the preschool set. The app asks kids to find objects in four categories – colors, shapes, letters, or random using real-life photos for backgrounds. The app features really good sound effects and surprise features (such […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Junior Achievement was well known to many of our parent testers long before they saw this new online offering. These parents explained that it was Junior Achievement that first sparked their interest in a variety of fields, many of which became the career they pursued. The website and the games presented are well-designed, responsive […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Peppa Pig is a hit, not only on her hit TV show but now in hardcover book. This is a beautiful hard cover book with a great book jacket. The animations are bright, energetic and full of detail. The pictures support the story well and really hold the attention of kids when they inevitably […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 LEARN MORE ABOUT SkyTrixCLICK THE PICTURE SkyTrix is a kid-powered glider that uses a unique method for launching and flying. It glides like a plane, floats on the air like a kite, and uses an attached lanyard so you can build up the SkyTrix momentum giving you the ability to fling it like a […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Paints and painting are one of the first things many of us think about when we consider arts and crafts. Faber-Castell has bundled together a great assortment of vibrant watercolor paints in one convenient box. Parents were impressed with the quality of the paints, how they were easy to work with (especially with the […]