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4 Must-Haves for Your Busy Summer!

19 Jul

It’s the middle of summer. That means vacations–from trips to visit family, to trips to the coast, or the mountains–and you’re bound to need something for the little ones, either for clean-up or for occupying them while you’re on the go. So, we’ve got a few suggestions for you to make your life a little bit easier!

Lay N Go (Large)

Lay-N-Go (Large)

At 5′ in diameter, the Lay-n-Go is an activity mat, storage bag, and carry-all solution, all in one! It is made out of 100% Nylon, which makes cleanup easy and quick! It also has mesh pockets to stash and organize toys for your kids. A shoulder strap makes it easy and convenient to carry from place to place this summer. Just add toys and your children and watch them play! (Item#141251 $64.95,)

Do Art Travel Easel

Do Art Travel Easel

This portable art studio is perfect for young artists on the go! It is packed with pastels, markers, chalk, a white board marker, colored pencils, pencil sharper, sponge and a drawing pad. All materials fit neatly inside the case! (Item#00324, $34.95)

Boppy Travel Pillow

Boppy® Travel Pillow

Simply stylish, this Boppy travel pillow is designed to go anywhere, anytime!  It has an innovative zip closure with an easy-to-carry shoulder strap. Moms can open it and be ready in seconds to use it for feeding or comfortably propping baby up!  Plus – it’s machine washable! (Item #141061, $44.95)


Zoo Kids Rolling Luggage – Bee

This kid-friendly luggage is perfect for busy summers on the go and sturdy enough for everyday use, but also for long trips! It will give your little one the independence they want to carry their own things, but comes with a detachable shoulder strap so adults can carry hands-free when little ones get tired. Also comes as an an owl! (Item #141229, $37.95 20% off now!)

Let us know in the comments what else you use to make your lives easier when you travel with your kids!

13 Toys We Love for 2013

2 Jan

Our resident toy experts share their favorite new toys for 2013 and even explain why they will make for a whole new year’s worth of fun!

Nail Art Fashion Effects

Nail Art Fashion Effects

Toy Expert Susan says, “This easy-to-use set of press-on nails feature a trendy crackle design and use a water-based polish that’s easy to clean up!”

Wobble Deck Extreme

Wobble Deck ExtremeA lover of all things “toy,” Connie says, “This fun, interactive balance game keeps kids engaged, entertained, and even helps them develop balance and coordination skills!”

Candy Construction Building Kit

Candy Construction Our digital guru Chelsi loves playing with the Candy Construction Building Kit alongside her niece and nephew. She says, “It gives them the opportunity to build ‘sweet’ designs using just their imaginations or by making the ideas from the included booklet into reality!”

Squishy Science

Squishy Science Jon, our webmaster and dad of two, loves that the Squishy Science kit is equal parts gross and great for learning. The cool, squishy organs even help kids study the human body.

Light-Up Air Power Soccer Disk

Air Power Soccer DiskToy Expert Susan says, “This super-awesome hovering ‘soccer’ disk features colorful LED lights and is perfect for encouraging active play indoors and out!”

Stick & Stack Zoo Animals

Stick and Stack Zoo AnimalsAccording to new mother, Laura, these soft, engaging animals stick together with Velcro and even include chimes and rattles to engage her adorable little son.

Eco-Friendly Pink Dump Truck

Eco Friendly Pink Dump TruckToy Expert Connie, says “This truck is tough and pretty all in one! It’s even earth-friendly, since it’s made from recycled milk cartons.”

Zoo Kids Owl Rolling Luggage

Zoo Kids Owl Rolling Luggage

The loving father of 5-year-old Zoey, our designer, Van, says, “My daughter loves this suitcase. It’s easy for her to roll along, and even easy for me to carry, because it comes with an adjustable strap for me to use when she gets too tired to keep pulling.”

Lay N Go

Lay N Go Lay N Go 2

Jennifer, the loving mom to one messy boy, says, “This solution is such a lifesaver when it comes to easy LEGO clean-up! All I have to do is ‘cinch’ it all up when my son is done playing.”

Jungle Head Lamps Monkey & Frog

Jungle Head Lamps

Toy Expert Susan says, “These cute, stylish, and fun-to-wear head lamps will certainly brighten things up this year!”

Felt Mosaic

Felt Mosaic

Toy Expert Susan also loves this beautifully crafted mosaic building set and how it all stores in one box for easy clean up!

Rody Horse

(Available in both red and pink)

Rody Horse RedRody Horse Pink

Experienced mother of two, Rosanna, says “This classic toy will entertain children for hours while also helping them to learn balance and coordination.”

Lacing Pony

Lacing PonyToy Expert Connie says, “Colorful and creative, this wood-and-felt lacing toy helps children develop fine motor skills and let’s them customize their pony with colors.”

Check out what else is new to our extensive toy collection at http://www.kaplantoys.com!