Kids toys & gear

25 after-school activities and games for every type of kid

School may be out for the day, but your kids probably still have a lot of energy left to burn. The hours between school and dinnertime can be challenging — unless you have a few fun ideas in your back pocket. After school, some kids are raring to go and... more

101 indoor games and activities for kids

It's easy for kids, parents, babysitters and nannies alike to get cabin fever when we're stuck inside all day due to frightful weather outside. For this reason, it's a good idea to have some indoor games and activities up your sleeve to help make the time fly by when... more

13 easy magic tricks for kids

Magic tricks for kids can be a ton of fun and are a great way for parents and nannies to keep the family entertained. After all, who doesn't love a bit of magic and delight? "When I perform for kids, I try to help them feel like adults, and... more

8 best toys for 6-month-old babies that'll help them learn and develop

Your 6-month-old is halfway through her first year and is quickly making the transition from newborn to older baby. By 6 months old, babies are becoming more and more interested in the world around them and are eager to interact with it. As your baby begins to get more adept... more

101 fun things to do with kids this summer

Try these 101 ideas for activities to keep kids from getting bored this summer and create memories that they'll have for a lifetime (or at least for that first day of school when the teacher asks, "What did you do this summer?"). Want help making your way through this list... more

8 easy games for kids you can play with just your hands

You have shelves full of books and a toy room full of toys, but still your kids want something to do. We know just the trick! These easy games for kids to play with their hands will keep them busy anywhere — the car, long lines, a doctor's office... more

14 fun learning games for 3-year-olds

Looking for ways to entertain a 3-year-old? Kids this age don’t require much to be captivated, but it’s still good to channel that seemingly endless energy into activities that will help them learn and develop. Our experts offer suggestions for keeping toddlers interested — and on their toes! Let them... more

8 fun games to play in the dark

Looking for games and activities to play in the dark? Look no further. Whether the power is out or you're just looking to shake up your nighttime routine, playing in the dark can be fun for kids and adults alike. When the lights go out, it's an opportunity... more