Charlene is a a dairy/gluten-free lawyer turned blogger who loves bargains, toys, puns, and anything with pink and sparkles. She has her own popular blog chronicling her adventures and discoveries at CharleneChronicles.com, where she has been voted as top blogger in Massachusetts. Charlene has been featured on NECN, Mass Appeal, The Rhode Show, Western MA News, Fox25 Morning News, the Boston Globe, Boston.com, Boston Herald, and Parents.com. Her specialty is advising parents about the best toys for children on the Autism Spectrum. Charlene lives outside of Boston with her family and five teeny, tiny dogs.
Dolls are more than toys. They are a right of passage, a dream, a friend, a collectible, an opportunity for creativity, roll play and inspiration. One brand that has won scores of awards and global… read more
Building blocks can bring out a host of creative play in children. Babies like knocking them over, toddlers like stacking them and older children like to build structures. While castles and towers are fun… read more
The Toy Insider and the Big Toy Book are excited to be working with two particular bloggers as part of its 2013 Toy Insider Parent Advisory Panel. These two women are respected in the blogging… read more