Bokah Blocks

Wooden Building Blocks. You are probably wondering, what new could possibly be going on with wooden building blocks.  They have been around forever and the concept is always the same - stack or snap blocks together, in linear, rigid ways.  Probably the last word that would come to mind is - Flexibility. This is why click to continue...

K'NEX Typhoon Frenzy Roller Coaster

Mention "building set" to most parents and they immediately think of Lego.  Lego is great, but there really is more to building than snapping blocks together to build a Batmobile.  K'NEX building sets take the art of building to a new level.  A set such as the K'NEX Typhoon Frenzy Roller Coaster Building Set comes click to continue...

Zometool Creator 1

Just when you think you have seen every type of building and construction set they could possibly dream up, something like Zometool comes along to blur the line between building, math, science and discovery.    We recently got a chance to test out the aptly named Zometool Creator 1 set...and create you can!  The kit comes click to continue...

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Mega Bloks

I used to think, if my house was burning down I would want to see strong, muscular firefighters running in to save me.  Now I have learned that you really can't judge a firefighter by his or her looks.  It turns out that small, blocky, rectangular people do make awesome firefighters! We recently had the click to continue...

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Kre-O Transformers

Transformers, more than meets the eyes.  Transformers, robots in disguise The fact that I remember the above line from the Transformers cartoon theme song, from when I was a kid, shows the amazing impression Transformers have had on us.  Either that, or it shows I watched way too much TV as a kid.  In any click to continue...

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Lego Games

By TechyDad Dan here - This is part of our Real Dads (and Moms) Review The Top 16 Holiday Toys for 2010 series. We sent out the hot holiday toys to our members and in this series they are sharing their honest reviews before you waste any money on a flop! Want to get in click to continue...


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