Last Minute Graduation Party Ideas

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Big thanks to Gretchen at Three Little Monkeys Studio for this amazing post! It happens to the best of us. You have an event coming up and think you’re OK on time, but then you get busy with work and kid activities, so party planning takes a back seat. And then one day you look […]

Nature Walks

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There is a lot of beauty to be found in this world. Sometimes at first glance it can be easy to forget, but when we really take the time to look closely, it becomes much easier to see. One of the best ways to experience the true beauty of our world is to go on […]

Kids Taste Coffee

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Here at the US Toy office, we like coffee. From Keurig Cups to hand-ground pour overs, we drink coffee throughout the entire day. As it turns out however, kids may not like the stuff as much as we do. The Huffington Post created a short, hilarious video of children trying coffee and asking them what they […]

Slip ‘N Slide

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The city of Bristol, England realizes that sometimes, you just gotta have fun! In order to break up the routine of day to day life, artist Luke Jerram decided to set up a 300-foot-long Park and Slide up on a closed road in downtown Bristol. A raffle was held to determine who could use the slide, […]

Walkie-Talkie Games

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“Commence operation Soaring Eagle. 10-4. Over and out. ROGER!” These are just some fun expressions you may get to use once you start playing walkie-talkie games! In today’s technological world full of iPhone’s and Facebook, walkie-talkies have started to fall at the wayside. Kids just aren’t as enamored with them as they once were back […]

Toddler Fun Outdoors

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As the old adage goes, nothing beats the good ole outdoors! Spring is in full force, and that means it’s time we all get our shorts on start heading outside. We spend all year long looking forward to the beauty of spring, and it’d be a shame to just let it slip through our fingers. […]