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Playing With Cardboard Has Gone Pro

Playing With Cardboard Has Gone Pro

ToyFool Dan March 14, 2013 0

When I was a kid I couldn’t wait to come across a stray box no one was using. These weren’t always readily available, but on those rare occasions when some cardboard would enter my

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6 Tips for Saving Money on the LeapPad 2 Platform

6 Tips for Saving Money on the LeapPad 2 Platform

ToyFool Dan December 31, 2012 0

For Christmas, both of my 3 year-olds received the new LeapPad 2 (Amazon). The main reason we decided to go all-in with the LeapPad system was mainly that the twins were constantly trying to get

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Toyota Camette: A Three Seat Electric Car for Kids

Toyota Camette: A Three Seat Electric Car for Kids

ToyFool Dan July 2, 2012 0

When I heard that Toyota had presented a car at the Tokyo Toy Show I just had to find out more. The Toyota Camette is most definitely not a normal toy car. In fact,

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Summer Kite Flying: The Ultimate Family Outing

Summer Kite Flying: The Ultimate Family Outing

ToyFool Dan July 1, 2012 0

Seeing kites in the sky is one of the staples of summer. On windy, sunny days you can see skies above parks fill with colorful pieces of fabric and paper. When your kids are

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The Toy Industry Association Is Opposing Safety Legislation Banning Toxic Metals From Toys

The Toy Industry Association Is Opposing Safety Legislation Banning Toxic Metals From Toys

ToyFool Dan April 23, 2012 0

Why Would The Toy Industry Association Oppose Safety Legislation That Eliminates Mercury, Cadmium, and Lead from Toys for children under 12? It would appear that for all it’s claims of leadership in the realm

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A Personal Lego Story

A Personal Lego Story

ToyFool Dan April 19, 2012 0

I remember that it was my fifth birthday because we moved from Hof to Berlin when I was four and this was my first birthday in the new apartment. I remember waking up that

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Are Educational Toys Better?

Are Educational Toys Better?

ToyFool Dan April 16, 2012 0

These days you can’t go to a toy store without seeing claims about how this toy or that will increase your child’s IQ. But why? Is it so important that everything your children touch

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Angry Birds Knock On Wood: Play Angry Birds In 3D

Angry Birds Knock On Wood: Play Angry Birds In 3D

ToyFool Dan March 16, 2012 0

The Appeal Of Playing A Tactile Game You might ask “Why is a game like Angry Birds: Knock on Wood” even necessary when you can get the original game right on your smartphone or

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5 Awesome RC Cars For Toddlers

5 Awesome RC Cars For Toddlers

ToyFool Dan March 13, 2012 1

How young can you start your child with RC cars? Do they even make RC cars for toddlers? Not to worry, a three year old could use any of the RC cars in this

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