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Category: Gift Guide

FAO Schwarz: My top 10 picks for toys this Christmas season

You will have until the end of December to take part in the FAO Schwarz Pop Up Shop located at all Hudson Bay’s across Canada.  I had the pleasure to attend their grand opening a few weeks ago and I was floored at how affordable it was, the great selection and having a piece of toy history with the coveted brand.  I will be doing most…

Holiday gift ideas for Tweens and Kids from Hexbug

HEXBUG is a well-known and well-loved toy brand that teaches Canadian kids and tweens about science, tech, engineering and math (STEM) concepts.   We first discovered Hexbug years ago and it really is one of our most favourite brands to play with and promote.   I have two new cool toys to tell you about.  Right now the twins are all over the Hexbug Ring…

Toy Feature 5: Sunny Bunnies! From cartoons to toys your kids will enjoy

The only preschool toy line that brings the massively popular and charismatic Sunny Bunnies characters to life in adorable, imaginative play for boys and girls. You can now enjoy the series on Family Channel Jr.  With over 400 million viewers it’s time to enjoy the newly available toys. Bunny Blast Playset: $24.94, Walmart ” The Sunny Bunnies blast off in an acrobatic adventure with this exciting…

Toy Feature 4: Get ready for slime and cars with Ready2Robot & AirChargers

Are you looking for some old school fun? Toys that don’t require batteries but gathering friends together to really play?  I have two brands I want to tell you about MGA Entertainment. 1- Ready2Robot Big Slime Battle The premise is to build your battle.  There are 10 hidden chambers in the game and you have to unlock over 40 battle accessories.  You blast your…

Toy Feature 3: The Elf on the Shelf and Treasure X

Oh, the good ‘ol Elf on the Shelf!  It’s a fun way to get creative during the countdown to Christmas and truth be told you can do whatever you’d like it when it comes to being creative so check out more below. You can find all the classics and new items from the cult-favourite line will be available for this holiday season…

Toy Feature 2: Squawk- The egg-splosive game

” One egg? One rubber chicken? One exploding hen house? What is this game? It’s giggling fun for kids age four and up! Roll the dice and then press on the chicken’s chest the number of times shown on the dice, and you’ll hear a funny “SQUAWK!” If she doesn’t lay an egg, then it’s the next player’s turn. But if the hen house…

Toy Feature 1: Professor Maxwell’s 4D Chef- A lesson behind every bite!

“Immerse yourself into Professor Maxwell’s 4D Kitchen and discover the science behind food with 18 interactive recipes that come alive in augmented reality! What’s the difference between good fat and bad fat? What is Gluten? Why do apples brown? Professor Maxwell explains the wonders of food science, while teaching you many of his favorite recipes, like making your very own pizza as you learn about the power…