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Archive for November, 2016

12 Gift Ideas for Builders
Posted on Monday, November 21st, 2016 by Parents' Choice

   Building toys are no longer confined to right angles. These 12 Parents’ Choice Award winners offer young builders toys that are multi-faceted, colorful and and even one you can use with your phone. Grippies Builders Ages: 1 & Up Manufacturer: Guidecraft Price: $39.99 This brightly colored 20 piece set is sized just right for toddlers ready to build. […]

7 Questions For…Lisa Loeb
Posted on Friday, November 18th, 2016 by Parents' Choice

In this edition of “7 Questions For … ” — a Parents’ Choice Award winning children’s musician — we are delighted to have singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb. What inspired you to make music for kids?  Before I had kids of my own, I really was inspired to make kids’ music. I wanted to make something reminiscent […]

Museum-Worthy Toys for Holiday Giving
Posted on Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 by Parents' Choice

  Toys are terrific, for play and for learning. And some toys are so beautifully designed —in form and in function—that they’d be as at home in a design museum as they are on a playroom floor. It is with great pleasure that we present the Parents’ Choice Awards Museum-Worthy Toy List. SpinAgain Ages: 1 […]

Announcing: The Parents’ Choice Book Awards
Posted on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 by Parents' Choice

Celebrating pages at every turn, we couldn’t be more pleased with today’s announcement of the Fall 2016 Parents’ Choice Book Awards. There are picture books about a dog named Lucy, a scientist named Ada and best friends Miles and Norman. A love of reading powers the list. There’s music in nonfiction and freedom fighters too. […]