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 […]

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 […]