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Kids Toy and Book Reviews

My favorite kinds of kids books and toys are the educational kind that make learning fun.

Here I have compiled some gift guides and do a few reviews of products that I like.

 

Crayola Take Note! Felt Tip Pens Review

Disclosure: I received this package of Crayola Take Note! Felt Tip Pens in my “swag box” from the Toy Insider Sweet Suite event. As a productivity nut – I am kind of … a little bit … obsessed with planners and planner accessories. Especially pens. All kinds of pens. See My Other Pen Reviews Here …

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Sweet Suite 2018 – A Sneak Peek at the Hottest Holiday Toys

This past week I attended Sweet Suite 2018 in New York City. This amazing event for influencers was hosted by The Toy Insider and billed as the Biggest Night of Play. It was my second time attending and was so much fun. Last year it was part of Blogger Bash – a conference for bloggers. …

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Cupcake Surprise Dolls – A Fun Twist on an Old Favorite

Cupcake Surprise Dolls are a fun twist on a traditional doll. They also make a great gift for little girls and boys. I had the pleasure of meeting with Sunny Days Entertainment at Blogger Bash 2017 and they gave me a sample Cupcake Surprise Doll at their booth. It was really cute – and I …

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Junkyard by Mike Austin – Children’s Book Review

I received a copy of Junkyard by Mike Austin book from Simon and Schuster for review. Junkyard by Mike Austin is a children’s book starring some junk eating robots that will appeal to little boys everywhere. Cleaning Up the Mess The story begins in a messy junkyard with stuff piled everywhere. Of course, it needs …

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Octopus’s Garden – A Children’s Book By Ringo Starr

I received a copy of Octopus’s Garden by Ringo Starr and illustrated by Ben Cort from Simon & Schuster for a children’s book review. I love reviewing children’s books and this one, written by Beatles legend Ringo Starr was a treat. The Song is Perfect for a Children’s Book You are probably familiar with the famous …

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Yellow is My Color Star by Judy Horacek – A Children’s Book Review

I received a copy of Yellow Is My Color Star by Judy Horacek from Simon and Schuster for purposes of this post. Written in rhyme, this book is a celebration of color. Vibrant Colors are Pure Happiness The illustrations, painted in a watercolor style, are vibrant and uplifting. Somehow color really speaks to me and …

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Children’s Book Review – Warning! Do Not Open This Book

I recently received a copy of the children’s book – Warning Do Not Open This Book! by Adam Lehrhaupt, illustrated by Forsythe from Simon and Schuster for this children’s book review. This picture book is geared towards very young children and starts with a warning to not open invitation to open the book to see …

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