I received these products from MindWare for review. MindWare is the award-winning creator and manufacturer of Brainy Toys for Kids of All Ages. Their diverse product line includes educational toys, games, brainteasers, creative play activities, building sets, coloring books and more - all of which make great holiday gifts!
bab is a timeless, artistic, heirloom-quality addition to your play
space with a spectrum of play possibilities! These whimsical, wooden
toys promote creativity while introducing basic play lessons. babu
Stacker has a modern twist on toy blocks delivering pure and simple play
by stacking the sleek rainbow pieces by size and sequence to create a
traditional pyramid, or twist and turn them to make a more playful
shape. babu Rocker introduces sorting, stacking and balancing. babu
Rollers is a modular car set letting little ones create cars, campers
and even a truck. Mix and match the colorful wooden tops and bases to
build unique vehicles with smooth-rolling wheels. Each piece is crafted
from solid hardwood with a non-toxic, BPA-free, water-based finish. All
develop hand-eye coordination, gross motor development, color sorting
and spatial recognition. It is recommended for ages 6 months and up. You can purchase the babu 3 piece set HERE for $59.95.
Every Dig It Up! Dinosaur egg in the carton contains a different dinosaur! Simply soak the
3" clay egg in water and then carefully chisel away the shell to
excavate the dinosaur inside. The set includes one dozen
individually-wrapped clay eggs, each with a chiseling tool and
instructions, and an excavation guidebook for learning more about your
dino discoveries. It's a perfect group or party activity! While supplies last, get a free
bonus excavation kit that includes a hammer and chiseling tool, brush and
sponge, magnifying lens and reusable plastic mat for easy clean-up. It is recommended for ages 4 and up. You can purchase Dig It Up! Dinosaur HERE for $25.95.
Celebrate the holiday season by painting your own high-quality porcelain
Christmas ornaments. Honor special milestones and memories of the past
year with personalized designs for friends and family. A full-color
instruction guide features tips for color mixing and creating effects
like stippled, sponged or taped-off designs. Oven bake each painted
ornament for a glossy finished product! Includes six porcelain
ornaments, paintbrush, ribbon and 12 paints. It is recommended for ages 8 and up. You can purchase Paint Your Own Percelain Ornaments HERE for $21.95.
Get going with movement, classification and destination with this set of
2 cooperative games: Topper Takes a Trip and Monkey Around! Topper
Takes A Trip encourages planning and packing as kids figure out what
kind of things Topper needs for his different vacations: first pick one
of five destinations, then work together to pack and go! Monkey Around
is a great game for wiggly toddlers: from hugs to hopping, everyone
moves and everyone wins! Toddlers use their bodies and minds together to complete each game. The sweet and silly game themes are sure to spark giggles. Topper Takes a Trip includes: 5 location cards, 5 packing lists, 25 packing pieces, suitcase, parent guide and instructions. Monkey Around includes: 1 game board, 40 cards, 1 bean bag banana, parent guide and instructions. Both games are recommended for ages 2 and up. You can purchase the 2 game set HERE for $28.95.
Capture your way to victory in this strategy game that combines the
concepts of chess with the rules of classic rock-paper-scissors!
Remember that paper can capture rock but not scissors as you move across
the board, but be ready to improvise! Switch tiles can change the game
in a single turn! A great introduction to strategy games, Rock Paper
Switch develops big picture thinking as you try to be the last player
with at least one of each pawn on the board! This is an easy-to-learn board game for 2 to 4 players. The game includes 60 pawns, a gameboard and instructions and takes 30 - 45 mins to play a game. It is recommended for ages 8 and up. You can purchase Rock, Paper, Switch HERE for $24.95.