Toys for Every Budget on NBC Dallas

Looking to find a way to have a great holiday season on a budget? Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by NBC in Dallas to show off the best toys Under $50, $20, and even under… read more

Best Black Friday Deals on ABC Los Angeles

Looking for the best toy deals for Black Friday? Toy Insider Senior Editor Marissa DiBartolo stopped by KABC in Los Angeles with tips on what toys will be on sale on the biggest holiday shopping day of… read more

Top Tech Toys on Western Mass News

Looking for the hippest high-tech toys for the holidays? Toy Insider Senior Editor Ali Mierzejewski stopped by Western Mass News in Springfield to show off some of the most advanced tech toys on the market this… read more

Give Gifts That Give More This Holiday Season

by Dr. Clement Chau, director of learning, VTech, LeapFrog With gift-giving season kicking into high gear, it’s a great time to look for gifts that give more and contribute to a child’s early learning environment. A… read more

Toy Insider’s 20 Hottest Toys on ABC News

Who better than Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht to talk about the hottest toys of the year? Laurie stopped by ABC News to talk about the 20 hottest toys of the holiday season. For more on the items… read more


Open the laptop to see the screen in keyboard mode, then close it and watch the screen magically swivel into tablet mode. Kids can choose from five learning modes: ABCs, numbers, games, music, and messages… read more

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This updated LeapStart can help kids with critical thinking, problem solving, and more using LeapStart activity books. The stylus reads invisible dots that trigger engaging questions, challenges, songs, jokes, and more.

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