Big Fun Comes from Tiny Hands

I remember the first time I fell in love with tiny hands. It was 2008 and I was sitting in my basement watching Saturday Night Live. Fred Armisen cleverly counts off a song as Lawrence Welk… read more

Dream Sweet with Fur Babies World Dream Tree

Get ready for a new magical journey to the Fur Babies World. Let’s start off by introducing you to Fur Babies. Fur Babies, from Moose Toys, are delightfully quirky plush pets with really soft fur… read more

Hot New STEM Toys on ABC World News Now

Looking for some smart new STEM toys? Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by ABC World News Now to talk about the smartest new STEM toys coming out this year. For more on the items featured… read more

Coding Comes to Life with Augie the AR Robot

The future is now Augie. Augie Augmented Reality Robot, from Pai Technology, merges two popular trends in the toy aisles right now: coding and augmented reality (AR). The minibot is designed for preschool kids and… read more

Hot Toy Preview on Better Connecticut

What toys will be on everybody’s hot list this holiday season? Toy Insider Senior Editor Marissa DiBartolo stopped by Better Connecticut to talk about the hottest new toys that debuted at the North American International Toy… read more

Mattel, Tynker Team Up For Barbie Programming Experience

Mattel committed to introduce 10 million kids to coding by 2020 through an expanded partnership with Tynker. Mattel and Tynker began their partnership in 2015 with Hot Wheels and Monster High programming experiences. This year, the companies… read more

Cra-Z-Art, Kodak To Make World’s Largest Puzzle

Get excited! Cra-Z-Art plans to develop the World’s Largest Puzzle to be available for sale commercially, in partnership with one of its brand licensing partners, Eastman Kodak Company. The puzzle will be approximately five-by-thirty-feet, will include fifty… read more