Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Holiday Guide

And a Partridge in a Clamshell

And a Partridge in a Clamshell

Freeing new toys from their packaging can cause quite the holiday headache. Don Oldenburg sympathizes.

Give a Little Bit

Give a Little Bit

Even if you aren’t financially flush, you can still be generous of heart and help others less fortunate than you.

Holiday Roundup

Holiday Roundup

We’ve been bringing you holiday ideas for gifts, family time, and money-saving all month via our Holiday Guide. We’ve posted so much, that we think it’s about time to do a roundup of all of the great posts we’ve had so far.

Museum Memberships: Gifts That Bring a Year of Fun and Discovery

Those seeking a special holiday gift should consider a museum membership, which offers a wide variety of year-round benefits in one-of-a-kind cultural venues.

A New Adventure with Chippy

Last time Chippy dreamed of being an Animal Ambassador who would travel to new places and meet all sorts of animals. This week, she’s a block builder who likes aliens. Naturally, she tells us, she wants to be a Space Architect when she grows up.