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Encouraging kids playful imaginations and love of learning through fun games and educational toys.
Kids love to learn through play. We want to help facilitate and foster a life long love of learning through fun games, educational toys and hands-on activities.

Lively Toys to Cultivate Your Little Farmer

by on Monday, November 02, 2015 12:14:00 PM

Letting your little one head outside and dig in the dirt in the backyard allows your child to feel the textures and smell the odors of the earth, and develop a stronger connection to the ground beneath our feet. It also lets them encounter various insects and subterranean organisms and often helps them develop a love for gardening and the basics of farming. But now that the summer behind us, and the winter is creeping closely, it’s no longer possible to let your little farmer spend hours...

How to Incorporate Learning Into Halloween This Year

by on Friday, October 30, 2015 8:00:00 AM

For virtually all children, Halloween is nothing more than a wonderful holiday on which kids can dress up as their favorite characters, and head out into the streets with their friends and parents, going from house to house to collect delicious candy from the neighbors. It is a truly sweet holiday, packed with excitement and intrigue and even a few scary surprises. But just because Halloween is filled with candy and costumes does not mean that it can’t include some learning as well. In fact,...

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How to Have a Safe and Fun Halloween This Year

by on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 12:41:00 PM

Halloween is, without a doubt, one of the most exciting holidays for children throughout the nation. This wondrous and thrilling evening allows children to dress up as their favorite characters and parade down the street with friends and family, picking up pieces of candy at each house they visit. To be sure, it is certainly a wonderful way to make memories for a lifetime. Of course, while Halloween may be the perfect time to go trick-or-treating and carve pumpkins, you shouldn’t overlook...

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Signs of Bullying and How Parents Can Help

by on Monday, October 26, 2015 9:41:00 AM

It can be devastating to learn that your child is being bullied at school. Bullying can be painful and embarrassing, and can often even lead to long-term emotional issues for the child or children involved. But sadly, oftentimes a child won’t make any mention of being bullied at school, possible out of fear or embarrassment. It is for this reason that parents should remain diligent and look for warning signs that a child may be the target of bullying in the classroom or on the playground. Are...

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What Are the Best Pumpkin Carving Tips, Tricks and Techniques?

by on Friday, October 23, 2015 8:00:00 AM

The Halloween holiday is certainly not complete without spending a few hours carving a pumpkin with the kids. Carving pumpkins together allows you to bond together as a family while engaging in a delightful arts and crafts activity, wherein your children can put their skills and imaginations to the test on an entirely new medium. But while the tried-and-true method of drawing silly (or spooky) shapes and cutting with the sharpest knife in the house may serve you well, there are a variety of...

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Why Should Thoughtful Parents Choose Wooden Toys?

by on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 12:07:00 PM

In our contemporary society, there are a plethora of toy options to choose from. Parents may opt to surprise their children with puzzles, dolls, science kits, costumes, kids books, and so much more, all of which is available at our online store. But the type of toy is not the only choice that parents have when selecting something for their little ones. To be sure, while variety of toy is a significant factor in the decision, equally important should be the material out of which the toy is...

5 Lively Toys for Outdoorsy Environmentalist Kids

by on Monday, October 19, 2015 12:29:00 PM

Some children seem to feel a special bond with the natural world around them. They feel more at home climbing trees or playing in the dirt than they do in their own playroom, and they are always looking for a way to spot birds in the sky, or protect bugs in their natural habitat. Children who display this type of behavior are wonderful, as they demonstrate sensitivity and a desire to protect our beautiful planet. However, it may be difficult to entertain them with regular toys, as they may...

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Eat Together, Eat Better as a Family

by on Friday, October 16, 2015 10:03:00 AM

Sadly, far too many children across the country may not remember the last time they sat down together and ate a full meal as a family. Due to homework, work for the parents, and a host of other responsibilities for both the kids and the adults, some families rarely have the opportunity to sit down together and enjoy a home-cooked meal in the company of their loved ones. Ultimately, this is extremely detrimental for both parents and children; it robs children of the opportunity to spend quality...

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10 Simple Tips to Help Keep a Clean House

by on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 12:25:00 PM

It can seem entirely impossible to keep things clean with little ones in the house. Even after hours spent picking up toys, vacuuming carpets, and deep cleaning every spot in sight, it often feels like only moments pass before the little ones find a way to cause disarray again. Of course, as parents, it can be frustrating to constantly pick up after our little ones, as it can take hours or even a full day of work. This summer, though, you can shorten up the time it takes to clean with a few...

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10 Fun, Classic & Easy Halloween Costumes for Boys & Girls

by on Monday, October 12, 2015 12:10:00 PM

Halloween is right around the corner, which means it is time to find the perfect Halloween costume for your little ones. But where should you start looking? And what type of costume will your child enjoy wearing when he or she goes trick-or-treating this year? Ultimately, you may want to consider something simple, fun, and timeless that your little one can wear on All Hallows’ Eve. And these classic Halloween costumes for kids are guaranteed to be a true success on the big night, so make sure...

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I am a foster parent with two special needs foster children. One is 23 months with cerebral palsy and the other is 7 and has significant developmental delays and is blind, etc. It is so exciting to get a catalog filled such great material for them. Kudos to you. I cant wait for it to come!
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Thank you for making shopping easy by selling so many wonderful toys to choose from!
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It's truly rare these days that a company not only stands behind its products, but also its customers. I have ordered a number of times from Imagine Toys, and will continue to do so for a long time to come. Everyone I have dealt with, whether through email, chat box, or on the phone, has been so pleasant and accommodating. It truly means a lot. Many thanks,
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