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Christmas Toys

Surprising Kids With Dream Toys Is Truly Priceless

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.24.2013 | Parents

How do you teach children that Christmas is about giving and not just getting? The team at BuzzFeed came up with one incredible answer. First, the...

Letter From a Toddler: 'Dear Santa: Ho, Ho, NO!'

Cate Pane | Posted 01.26.2014 | Parents
Cate Pane

Grandma helped me write this letter to you. I am two fingers-old, so I haven't learned how to do letters yet. Please don't bring the toys MY PARENTS WANT for me. Bring me the list of things I WANT, instead!

NFL Player Takes Abused Kids On $19,521 Shopping Spree

Posted 12.04.2012 | Impact

Andre Johnson of the Houston Texans is scoring a lot of points today -- for kids. The NFL wide receiver brought 12 children chosen by Child Protect...

Kids Opening Christmas Presents: From a Store, But Definitely More

Network Awesome | Posted 02.19.2012 | Parents
Network Awesome

My sister was talking with a Korean exchange student in her class last week and he observed, "Christmas here is very... how do you say it? ... from a store." Talk about the harsh glow of an outsider's perspective.

The Best Toys For Young Minds

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.18.2012 | Green
Maria Rodale

This Christmas, it's hard to think of what to get my 5-year-old that she doesn't already have (after all, she has two older sisters' toys and my old o...

Multinational Toy Mogul Resists Outsourcing

Curtis Ellis | Posted 02.05.2012 | Business
Curtis Ellis

In this exclusive interview, the CEO of the largest multinational toy distributor says his world famous workshop will never outsource a single job. The American Jobs Alliance asked Mr. Claus why he doesn't outsource.

Green U.S. Businesses Get A Boost From Toxic Toy Epidemic

LiveScience | Jeanette Mulvey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The epidemic of foreign-made toxic toys making its way onto retail shelves might be best described as something out of a science fiction movie rather ...

One Woman Turns Holiday Grief Into A Mission To Help

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

When Jessica Bachus' daughter was stillborn over the holiday season four years ago, the young mother was crushed. Bachus told CBS News, "Since I coul...

15 Toys NOT To Buy Your Kids This Christmas (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 12.07.2011 | Comedy

There are so many options out there, please do not buy your children these boring, inappropriate, or crazypants toys. Please. ...

Zhu Zhu Pets Unsafe: Hamster Toys Have Unsafe Levels Of Antimony, Consumer Group Says

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ST. LOUIS — A consumer group contends one of the holiday season's must-have toys is unsafe. But the maker of the robotic Zhu Zhu Pets hamsters ...

The Shape of Toys to Come

Timothy Bay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Timothy Bay

Facing the challenge of current economic conditions, Santa retooled his product line this season to create new toys incorporating space-age science and the economic spirit of the times.