This novelty music maker was like a kazoo for your nose.
Can a construction kit made of recycled wood pulp engage and entertain? I review YOXO Construction Kit #1 to find out.
The road to induction in the Toy Hall of Fame isn’t an easy one. Every year, nominations are solicited from the general public via web or general mail. The annual call for 2015 is currently underway and runs through Friday, July 31st.
Crazy Foam heads back to the tub and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
“Ice Bird, Ice Bird, you’re such a nice bird. Let’s make an Ice Bird treat!”
Play energizes us and enlivens us. It eases our burdens. It renews our natural sense of optimism and opens us up to new possibilities.
Contemporary American psychiatrist
Over the course of 45+ years, Lite-Brite has undergone a high-tech makeover, replacing the incandescent light bulb with LEDs that are powered by batteries.
Relive some campy couture from the 1970s and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
On July 12, 2015, Etch A Sketch will officially turn 55. Here’s a vintage ad from 1960 to help you celebrate.
Assessing the pop music influence of 8-bit video game soundtracks and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
Released by TOMY in 1977, Blip was a hand-held version of Atari’s popular Pong video game.
The opposite of play is not work, it’s depression.
Looking back at 4 forgotten fads of the past and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
A 1976 ad from Kenner for the Bionic Beauty Salon – the place where the Bionic Woman would unwind after doing battle with the Fembots.
Bob Keeshan, a.k.a. Captain Kangaroo, would have turned 88 this week. Here are 7 things you may not know about the television legend.
In 1995, Parker Brothers released Merlin: The 10th Quest – the company’s second attempt to re-capture the magic of Merlin.