29 Subscription Boxes Kids Will Love

Not sure what to buy for the kid who has everything? Gift a subscription kit or service, a present that she’ll use year-round.

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Get Amped Up: 16 Science Kits for Curious Kids

Hands-on experimentation is the best way for kids to learn about science. These kits make it easy.

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Recall Alert: Wilton Brand Recalls Sprinkle Products

Check your pantry for these sprinkles.

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11 Independent Toy Stores to Support This Holiday Season

Shop small at these toy stores where it’s all about service (and free gift wrapping)!

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We’re Hosting a 30-Day Toy Giveaway, Enter Today!

Just in time for the holidays, we are giving away the hottest toys for 30 days, including a Nintendo Switch, a LEGO Star Wars set, a 3-D printer, Blue Clues toys, Super Mario coding game, and a Disney Frozen Princess doll. Enter to win today.

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Bill Nye’s VR Science Kit

Join Bill Nye in His Virtual Reality Science Lab

Nye literally pops out of each detailed workbook page.

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Cats Vs Pickles

The Toy Insider Experts Reveals the Hottest Toys of 2020

There are affordable options to fit any budget.

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Awesome Virtual Resources for Learning Science at Home

Keep learning fun and entertaining with these free online resources.

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6 Ways That Will Encourage the Love of Science

“Here are ways to create a science-friendly home and encourage your kids to experiment, ask questions, and take part in all science programs in the community.”

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At-Home Earth Day Activities for Bay Area Kids

Celebrate our Mother Earth with Earth Day celebrations you can do at home!

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14 Educational STEM Gifts on Amazon for $25 or Less

Today is National STEM Day, so we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite affordable toys that are as fun as they are educational.

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Your Guide to Sellwood-Moreland Fun!

Sellwood-Moreland is brimming with fun things to do all year long! Soak up the sun in the city parks and rivers, escape the rain inside a theater or cozy cafe, and stroll the streets of restaurants and shops full of fun things for kids!

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8 Low-Tech Toys for Chill Summer Days

Ditch the battery and keep play time simple with these new & cool toys.

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There Went Santa Claus

Photo: Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh
We have not visited Santa this year. We have entered no shopping malls, paid for no photographs, and endured not one single moment of waiting in any faux wonderland.
Instead, as is the tradition in this merry…

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She Blinded Me with Science! StemBox, the New Science Kit for Girls

If your little girl has turned your kitchen into a science lab or is constantly asking you to challenge her with math equations, it’s time for you (and her!) to check out a subscription to StemBox.

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