“Whether you are looking for the best toys to keep toddlers engaged, or the coolest new gadgets for tweens and teens, our guide has it all,” says Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht.
New York, NY (PRWEB)
April 19, 2017
The Toy Insider, the leading consumer resource for toy news, reviews and parenting tips, released its 2017 Spring and Summer Gift Guide online at thetoyinsider.com. Featuring nearly 200 toys in six different categories, the Toy Insider’s list includes toys, games, tech and more for kids of all ages, from newborns to teens.
“Summertime is all about play, and this year kids will be more active than ever before with innovative new toys that will keep them moving and having fun. Whether you are looking for the best toys to keep toddlers engaged, or the coolest new gadgets for tweens and teens, our guide has it all,” says Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht.
Top trends in summer toys include family activities that will keep multiple generations engaged and having fun together, outdoor toys that encourage active play, creative DIY kits that let kids customize original works of art, and educational toys that get kids interested in nature and STEM concepts. The guide is also loaded with toys from kids’ favorite blockbuster films and hit TV shows, including Peppa Pig, PJ Masks, Cars 3, Despicable Me 3, and Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.
Never separated by gender, the Toy Insider’s gift guide is broken down by age group and play category. Each play category includes a variety of products across a wide range of price points:
- OUTDOOR TOYS: It’s time for kids to get off the couch and head outside for some unplugged playtime. When it’s time for some fun in the sun, these toys will help kids have a ball while exploring the great outdoors. Families are sure to love Blip Toys’ new line of TwisTime outdoor games, especially the Ball Toss and Tower Crash.
- WATER TOYS: These toys will make a splash with kids this year, while helping them keep cool in the warm summer sun. From quick-filling water balloons to pool toys and games, families will love all the wet fun in store, especially the new Egged On game, from Hasbro.
- TRAVEL TOYS AND GAMES: Summer is the perfect time to hit the road! Avoid hearing “I’m bored” from the backseat by keeping kids entertained with awesome travel-friendly toys and games. A great option for creative kids is Kahootz Toys’ Travel Fashion Plates.
- PHYSICAL/ACTIVE TOYS: It’s important for kids to stay active, and there are lots of fun toys that encourage them to get up and start moving. From outdoor games to exciting ride-ons, these…