Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 Smart Shots Sports Center is a learning and play toy geared to toddlers just learning coordination. It comes with a basketball net and ball as well as a soccer net and ball. There is an electronic scoreboard that counts your goals and baskets. It also plays songs, speaks encouragingly and has lots of dials, […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 SmartMax’s Home Sweet Home features exceptionally powerful magnets that are permanently enclosed inside chunky, multicolored bars. This set includes long, short, and curved bars, plus plum-sized, lightweight metal balls sized just right for little hands to manipulate. With such a variety of pieces, it was fun to watch young testers create loads of 2-D […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 The latest iteration of the highly successful Skylanders series continues to impress parents and children alike. With Trap Team the core elements that have made it a bestseller remain, namely the humor and likeability of the characters you engage with. In this new version, the Trap Team is bundled with a redesigned Portal of […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 Combining physical activity with a dash of electronic wizardry is what Vtech excels at, and the Sit-to-Stand Smart Cruiser is yet another example of that expertise. The design and functionality are what stood out immediately to our testers who noted details like a slightly narrower seat that is set just a bit lower to […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 LEARN MORE ABOUT Shark ManiaCLICK THE PICTURE Sharknado anyone? Well, not exactly but what a fun, action packed game Spin Master has unleashed on the world. This is an extremely fast-paced game where you are a pirate trying to get across the bridge gathering as much gold as you can all while avoiding being […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 By now everyone knows what a selfie is. It has even found its way into the dictionary! So to say that this is a game that has current relevance would be an understatement. The idea of the game is to take selfies which are prompted by the playing cards while the rest of the […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 LEARN MORE ABOUT Santa’s BagCLICK THE PICTURE This great new family game with the holiday theme gives players an opportunity to become elves in Santa’s Workshop. Parents describe the experience as an advanced matching game where you use your collected cards to complete a toy for a specific child on Santa’s list. The game […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 LEARN MORE ABOUT Reader Bee and the Story TreeCLICK THE PICTURE Parents told us that this early reading app is the kind of experience they want their children to be having when they let them use their iPad. The conceptual design is really quite impressive; every game works together to create a connection between […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 When it comes to car seats Diono has proven numerous times to parents in our testing center’s that they “get it.” The number one priority for parents when it comes to car seats is safety, and when it comes to the Ranier Convertible + Booster Seat our testers told us that they felt assured, […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 Parents found these Development Achievement Rings to be a good tool for introducing educational activities into the lives of their young children. Right from the start testers found the package very appealing, with its carrying handle and ability to store all the contents when not in use. The components and supplies inside are great […]