Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 Parents told us that they like the new approach LEGO is taking by offering more 3-in-1 sets. The ability to create three unique things with one set of LEGO pieces certainly adds to the appeal and the value. This set is designed for children who have had some experience with LEGO and feel comfortable […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 Parents and children were once again wildly ecstatic over another great creation from the brilliantly inventive and out-of-the-box thinkers at GoldieBlox. For those who have not discovered GoldieBlox, they are a company that believes building and science kits should not be relegated to boy themes. This new kit was described by testers as unique, […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 The fascination, appeal and attraction of magnets, almost as if by some invisible force (see what we did there?), is undeniable when it comes to children and adults. For kids who enjoy building and are curious about the principals behind magnets Geomags is a must-have item for the holidays or a birthday. Kids loved […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2014 CitiBlocs are not your average set of building blocks. To begin, these unique blocks are made from precisely cut, Grade A Radiata Pine from certified renewable forests in New Zealand. Pretty cool even if we stopped there, but wait there’s more. Each block is exactly the same shape and size, and requires no gluing, […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2014 Zoob is back as a Seal of Approval winner and if you were to ask any of our staff they would tell you that it comes as no surprise at all. This is a fantastic building set and it just keeps getting better. Testers this time around were introduced and impressed with just how […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2014 MoGee is a sneakily surprising toy that surprised and delighted testers. If you have a kid that loves to build and tinker with things then look no further. The experience of using gears to complete the building of a variety of contraptions is at the heart of MoGee. The pieces themselves are a good […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2014 Legos and super hero’s combined? How could this not be a big hit with our testers? Lego Juniors are ideal for children that are interested in Legos but not quite old enough for the more advanced Lego sets. They bridge that gap between Lego Duplos, that children play with when they are first introduced […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2014 Much like the numerous Lego City toys that preceded this set, children’s imaginations take flight for interactive play, this time in the wilds of the Arctic. In this Arctic Helicrane scenario children “save people” and “fly” the toy like a real chopper might. The Husky dogs that come with set are absolutely precious and […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2014 Ionix’s How to Train Your Dragon 2 is a great example of what a fantastic building toy should be. The set includes 2 dragons; one has wheels and the other has wings as well as two characters from the movie. Kids and parents alike loved the realistic look of the dragon character. When it […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2014 Zoob is an innovative and creative building system that provides children with endless hours of imaginative play. The pieces are made of a strong yet flexible plastic that held up to weeks of constant snapping and unsnapping. With the design of the pieces children can create almost anything they can imagine; from animals to […]