Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 Remember the one-man-band, that guy who had a bunch of instruments at his fingertips? The Step & Play Piano the borrowed the idea and resized for your little musician. This rocking saucer is great for babies who enjoy music or just like making noise. Once in the seat, your baby can slide along a […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 Its hard to imagine how much the Magna Doodle has exceeded its original design concept of a simple kids drawing toy. Now it is the note taking option of choice in kitchens, dorm rooms and even on the set of “Friends”. Fisher-Price went gone back to the drawing board and produced a very worthy […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 One of our favorite comments from this round of testing came from a grandparent who called this riding Jeep “perfect for spoiling grandchildren”! You’ll get no argument here. The newly designed pink-and-purple Jeep is big enough for two small children. Your new drivers can takeoff at 2.5 mph., fast enough to feel some wind […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 The hero status that our service agencies have obtained since 9/11 has not gone unnoticed by the toy industry. Fulfilling the imaginative play desires of young children is a recipe for success and this toy has it in spades. There a so many scenarios that your child will eagerly play out, that you can […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 Almost as soon as you hit the play button on your DVD you will understand the obvious talent and care that was put into the making of this children’s offering. Hermie is an adorable character with many endearing qualities. The voice talents are wonderful and include Don Knotts and Tim Conway. There are lessons […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 Remember the plastic Big Wheels from your youth? Its official, they have met their match and then some. The Scream Machine, from the folks who sparked a revolution with their Razor scooters, is now THE bike to own. The solidly constructed metal frame, with the flashy chrome finish and the familiar low-riding seat is […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 Do you have a teen with a fascination about free markets, bulls and bears, stock trends and sector volatility? If so, here’s a game that will quench their thirst for high stakes speculating. Admittedly, many of the parents in our centers were a little sheepish given the current shape of their portfolios, but their […]

Seal of Approval Winner Spring 2003 Over the years Clifford and his pals have proven that they can consistently connect with children in a manner that is both entertaining and educational. The producers of this new TV series have parlayed Clifford’s appeal into a variety of adventures that make TV viewing both fun and enlightening. Whether Clifford and his smaller […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 Whether you are a teacher in a school or at home, you will really get your money’s worth out of the Early Learning Toolkit which is a suite of wonderfully designed educational programs that you and your students will love. By incorporating simple yet easy to use elements your students will be playing and […]

Seal of Approval Winner Fall 2004 This superb audio CD offers a good blend of favorite traditional songs along with new compositions that will make your drive time considerably more upbeat. The folks at MusiCanopy employ a nice mix of both adult and child voices which adds to the cross generational appeal. This is a large collection of music and […]