Toys to Keep Your Family Fit on HLN’s Weekend Express

Is your family a #FitFam? Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by HLN’s Weekend Express to show off some fun new toys to get kids up, active, and fit. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below, and for our complete rundown of the best gifts for the holidays, check out our complete holiday gift guide.


ULTRA DASH (PLAYMONSTER)

  • Ultra Dash is a fast-paced action game that uses lights and targets to encourage children to test their speed, skills, memory, and teamwork.
  • The active play game provides a thrilling rush of excitement as kids race to match the color of the flashing light on their tagger to the color of the targets!
  • Colors flash randomly and players can change their target course, so it’s a different game each time!
  • Designed for one or more players or teams, ages 6 and up.
  • Age: 6+
  • MSRP: $19.99
  • Available: Target, Toys R Us, Walmart

SUPER WUBBLE BRITE (NSI INTERNATIONAL)

  • It looks like a bubble, plays like a ball—and now it lights up the night. It’s Super Wubble Brite: the light-up, color-changing Wubble.
  • Squeeze it, whack it, throw it, bounce it—even sit on it! It floats, wobbles, dribbles, spins, and smashes, all while putting on an amazing light show.
  • When you kick, bounce or throw a Wubble, it wobbles like a bubble and doesn’t stay perfectly round.
  • Made from a squishy, squashy, super soft and lightweight Xpandium, Super Wubble Brite can be inflated to a gigantic 2.5 feet tall and changes from red to blue to green—and all the colors in between.
  • It’s fun to play with in the dark, indoors or out, all year-round.
  • Super Wubble is designed to be four times stronger and more tear-resistant than the original.
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $24.99
  • Available: Target, Toys “R” Us, WubbleBall.com

FISHER-PRICE THINK & LEARN TEACH ‘N TAG MOVI (MATTEL)

 

  • Teach ‘n Tag Movi is an interactive learning buddy that gets kids up and moving while developing gross motor skills, listening skills and ability to follow directions
  • 3 modes of play featuring 6 interactive games: Alpha Fun Actions: Animal Actions & Movi Says, Think & Move Shapes: Shape Moves & Step-by-Step, and Learn & Play Games: Red Light/Green Light & Silly Sounds Tag.
  • 360-degree mobility, top 2 buttons can be used for child input/indicator.
  • Fun facial expressions correspond with movement and gameplay.
  • Age: 3-6
  • MSRP: $49.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Toys R Us, Walmart

SOUNDMOOVZ (CRA-Z-ART)

  • SoundMoovz is a motion-activated electronic device that plays cool music and special effect sounds as you move! Music by Moving!
  • Experience the excitement by moving, dancing and creating unique musical beats.
  • Device uses the latest Bluetooth technology, just simply power on for pairing, download the free app, choose over 400 sounds, and start the fun!
  • The product comes with two special bands that users wear to enable the device.
  • Layer your beat onto a song.
  • Multiple sound modes including Robot, Karate, Instrumental, and Musical.
  • Ages: 8+
  • MSRP: $69.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Toys “R” Us, Walmart, Best Buy

NEON NITRO 8 SELF BALANCING ELECTRIC BOARD (YVOLUTION)

  • Get ready to tear up the streets on the Neon Nitro 8 Self-Balancing Electric Board in green. Hop on this self-balancing board, activate the pressure pad, locate your center of gravity, and lean forward or backward to start making waves. This zippy board lets you adventure at your own pace by simply leaning forward or backward. With speeds up to 7.7 mph, you can embark on thrilling, high-speed adventures.
  • Keep things exciting by navigating smooth and rough pavement, dirt and grass with the rugged, 8″ pneumatic wheel that easily handles bumps and shocks.
  • Gyroscope technology allows this one-wheel board to balance on its own.
  • Built-in lithium-ion battery offers up to one hour of riding time on a single charge and can be recharged in less than two hours
  • Age: 10+
  • MSRP: $499
  • Available: Toys’R’Us exclusive

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