Toys

Mickey Mouse Toys for Toddler Boys

Mickey Mouse Toys for Toddler Boys

If you’re looking for a toy for your favorite toddler, you probably can’t go wrong with Mickey Mouse. Everyone knows Mickey, and he’s been a friendly face to both boys and girls of all ages for generations. We’re big Mickey (and Minnie) fans in our […]

The Best Glow in the Dark Toys for Toddlers (and Older Kids too!)

The Best Glow in the Dark Toys for Toddlers (and Older Kids too!)

When my kids were really little, we used to play hide and the seek in the house after dark using glow sticks. One of my girls found it scary, so we renamed the game “Hide and Hug” and everybody would hug the person when they […]

Dinosaur Toys for Toddlers

Dinosaur Toys for Toddlers

These five dinosaur toys for babies and toddlers are well-made, colorful, and just plain cute. Kids seem to have a unique fascination with dinosaurs, which isn’t surprising. After all, dinosaurs are legends and real both at the same time. They’re huge and powerful, yet can […]

Sesame Street Finger Puppets

Sesame Street Finger Puppets

I’m the epitome of the original Sesame Street generation. The show aired the year I was born, I have many memories of watching it as a child, and I had a record album with some great songs from it that I listened to a lot […]

Storage for Stuffed Animals

Storage for Stuffed Animals

If you have as many stuffed animals as we do, you need some good storage ideas for them. One thing that I’ve found to be an extra challenge about stuffed animals is that new ones come in … but old ones rarely leave. The stuffed […]

Benjamin’s Lego Town

Benjamin’s Lego Town

Because Rebecca does so many things that make good visuals, like baking and crafts, I tend to write about her a lot. Today, however, I thought it would fun to feature one of Benjamin’s favorite toys right now, which is Legos. I asked him to […]

Drum Sets for Toddlers

Drum Sets for Toddlers

Musical instruments are so great for kids. They’re a way to let extra energy out, be creative, and develop the natural musical talent that every — yes, every — toddler has. And toys drums are particularly great because they’re so easy and fun to play. […]

Stuffed Animals with BIG Eyes

Stuffed Animals with BIG Eyes

  Stuffed animal with big eyes seem to be particular adorable. We’re big stuffed animal fans around here. For many years, it seemed like they were members of our family. Lammie would often have conversations with me, called me “Gwamma.” Woofie would host birthday parties, complete […]

Clothes for 18 Inch Dolls

Clothes for 18 Inch Dolls

Since I have two daughters, I know all about American Girl dolls. My oldest daughter, Rachael was crazy about the AG magazine for a couple years, making many of the crafts, taking all the quizzes, and even planning and hosting two of the parties. In […]