Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2010 Boys and girls we have a winner. The Anybook Reader blew away our testers as an amazing device that lets parents be present with their children even when they are pulled away. By selecting any book, and we mean ANY book, the parent or grandparent, aunt, uncle (you get the idea) reads and records […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2010 Leave it to VTech to push the educational toy envelope once again. The V.Reader is a marvelous piece of technology that really delivers what it promises, an exciting and engaging, fun learning experience. The V.Reader is roughly the size of a child’s book, very easy to hold and features a great screen protector. Children, […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2010 There are many electronic learning toys on the market to choose from. Some have built-in screens, others attach to the TV. Some emphasize reading, others focus on writing. The MobiGo Touch is the new hybrid of all these features and our testers loved it. It looks like a larger version of a grown up […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2009 For those who might look at the colorful plastic casing and dismiss the Kidzoom Plus as a toy camera, look again! Our testers could not rave enough not just about how appealing the camera is to their children to about the amazing quality of the pictures and video it took. They could not get […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2009 This is truly one of the coolest devices we have seen this year. No, there are no whiz bang effects with lights and sounds but plug it into your computer’s USB port and you will fall in love with it. All you do is insert the flash drive into the port, wait for the […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2009 In our battery powered lives we use them like crazy, but how often do we think about the impact all these batteries have on our environment? According to our testers, the answer was a sheepish “not at all”. These brand new batteries from the people at Fuji are impressive in that no ozone-depleting compounds […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2009 4moms, a company that continues to impress our testers with its innovative gadgets designed to make life easier for parents has done it again. Even if you haven’t experienced it firsthand it is no secret that the first year of your baby’s life will be the most sleep deprived period of your life. The […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2008 We are all very aware of the dangerous and harmful material that pervades much of the Internet. As marvelous and indispensable a tool as it has become for us in our daily lives the fact remains that there is content that is wildly inappropriate for young eyes. Livia offers a subscription service that constantly […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2008 Hats off to Leapfrog jumping in with both feet to a toy segment that is not only crowded but filled with some very big players. That being said, there is alot more to Didj than the gumption of the folks running the company. In fact they have produced a very unique gaming system that […]

Seal of Approval Winner Holiday 2008 The adorable concept behind Smart-e Bear was immediately endearing to our parents testers. Being able to “customize” the bear specifically to their child was a feature that really impressed. Children will simply never grow tired of the bear because it grows and evolves all based on the age of your child, their developmental stage […]