This New Gemmies Loom Will Make Your Life Sparkle

Honestly, if it has “sparkle” in its name, sign me up. The Gemmies Sparkle Loom, from Basic Fun, lets kids make the perfect accessories for everything in their wardrobe. It’s a unique craft activity experience… read more


Expanding the Gemmies line, the Gemmies Sparkle Loom is a craft activity that allows kids to create wearable 3-D objects and unique accessories out of colorful stretchy rings and crystals on a loom.

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Top Travel Toys on Better Western Mass.

Summer road trips can be tough with bored kids in the back seat, but it doesn’t have to be. Toy Insider Senior Editor Marissa DiBartolo stopped by Better Western Massachusetts to show off some of the… read more

Super Spring Toys on CityLine Canada

Looking for the best toys of the season? Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by CityLine in Toronto to show off the hottest new toys and toy trends this spring. For more on the products… read more

Top Fidget Toys on Western Mass News

Fidget toys are the hottest new toy trend this year. These toys can help keep kids calm, concentrated, and focused. Toy Insider Senior Editor Marissa DiBartolo stopped by Western Mass News to show off some… read more

The Best Fidget Toys on Better Connecticut

Fidget toys are a hot trend this year. These toys are designed to help kids concentrate, stay focused, and remain calm. Toy Insider Senior Editor Marissa DiBartolo stopped by Better Connecticut in New Haven to… read more


These button-activated glowing bedtime pals helps kids feel safe and comfortable through the night. The nightlight is plug-free and features an automatic shut-off mode after 10 minutes. Soft Lites are available in different characters, including… read more

Get a Good Night’s Sleep with Soft Lites

✋Raise your hand ✋if getting your kids to sleep seems like an impossible feat certain days. Some kids just don’t want to go to bed, firmly stating that they are not tired, they “forgot” how to… read more