Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2014 The review for this Seal of Approval winning product has not been posted yet. Please check back to read what parent testers had to say following two months of product testing. Recommended Age: 8 and Up Price: $29.99

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2014 OgoBILD is an open-ended creature building kit that offers children limitless options, especially when you spring for all the different sets. The pieces are strong and connect together well allowing your child to create creatures and them stand them up for all to admire. The pieces are movable allowing kids to bend them in […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2014 DUPLO has carved out its identity as the gentle introduction to the world of Legos. Young children are given larger sized pieces both for their smaller hands and to make them choke resistant. With their bright vibrant colors they are instantly appealing to the age group. This set has a boat theme which means […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2013 The SmartMax line of open ended construction sets proved once again that imagination play, where children can construct whatever comes to mind is the kind of toy parents want for their kids. Testers watched their kids gravitate to this colorful and dynamic set of magnetic balls and rods that lit up. Kids could not […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2013 Anyone remember Pinewood Derby? Anyone? [Crickets.] Well, MindWare obviously does and they have brought it back to life. But instead of just building a car to race, now you build it to crash into things. Everything you need is included, the parts of the car which your child can build and then customize (with […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2013 One of the biggest factors taken into account in our Seal of Approval program is the replay factor. Is this a product that children will return to over and over? In the case of Heartlake High the answer from testers was a resounding “Yes!” There are some people who hold onto the outdated notion […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2013 If you haven’t been keeping track, Chima is one of Lego’s newest series. The setting is a world where different animal tribes battle each other for the energy source Chi. This terrific building set revolves around the legend of a gorilla G’Loona being captured by the evil Rizzo king of the ravens. Gorzan is […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2013 SmartLab is creating quite a reputation for itself for striking the right balance between fun toys and scientific/educational products. Demolition Lab is a great example of their expertise at walking between those worlds. The essence of the Triple Blast Warehouse is to build whatever kind of structure comes to your child’s mind. Our testers […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Playmags are a truly remarkable open-ended building toy. One of the most popular submissions of this testing period kids and parents alike were captivated and couldn’t stop building and endless variety of shapes, structures, you name it. Each person brought their own imagination, creativity, originality and resourcefulness. The set comes with 100 brightly colored, […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2013 Ah, the milestones of childhood, the first tooth, the first steps and the first Lego set. Parents were almost as excited as their kids when they saw the box, thrilled to be able to introduce their children to the wonder and joy of building. The extra large pieces, a Duplo staple, are big enough […]