Top Toy Trend: Up and At Em

Crawl. Walk. Run. No matter how old or young your kids are, it’s crucial to provide them with toys that encourage them to stay moving during playtime. Toys that physically engage kids allow them to… read more


This self-balancing, hands-free scooter features auto-balance and gyro-sensor technology, which give kids a smooth, fast riding experience while going forward, backward, around corners, or in a 360-degree spin.

Motor Skills
Emotional and Social Intelligence
Smart Tech


Riders can experience the thrill of surfing or snowboarding with this motorized caster board. The pivoting deck and 360-degree inclined caster wheels let kids cruise up to 10 mph without pushing their feet.

Motor Skills
Emotional and Social Intelligence

Back to School Toys on Breakfast TV

September is right around the corner and kids will soon be headed back to school with pens, pencils, markers, notebooks, and of course, great new toys for show and tell. Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht… read more

13 Best Tech Toys at CES

Today’s generation of kids is evolving. They can download apps before they know how to ride a bike, and can text before they know how to walk. Technology is a tremendous part of a kid’s play while growing… read more

Hoverboards: What You Need To Know

Hoverboards rolled themselves into the consumer spotlight this month, just in time for kids to pencil them into the top spot on their holiday wish lists. Easily dethroning former No. 1 picks, these self-balancing scooters are… read more

Hot Holiday Toys for Every Budget

Toy Insider senior editor Ali Mierzejewski showed off some of the hottest toys of the year with WKYC Cleveland. No matter what budget you’re working with this holiday season, the Toy Insider has amazing gift… read more

Hot Holiday Toys with Good Day LA

Christmas is almost here, and our time for shopping is almost up! To help us all find those last-minute gifts, Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht brought some of the year’s hottest items to Good Day… read more

Top Toys to Keep Kids Moving

Everybody loves to relax, but its important to get off the couch and stay active. Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht brought some of the best toys to keep kids moving to XETV San Diego. With… read more