Monthly Archives: April 2017

Slime Kits – STEAM Craft Toy Craze

Slime Kits For a more updated version of this post, see Slime or visit our page on Latest Toy Crazes. If you haven’t been slimed by Slime yet, it’s only a matter of time. I first became aware of this ‘craze’ when special ‘slimez’ account started to pop up on my daughter’s social media. If… Read More »

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 Toys

Marvel-ous – Guardians of the Galaxy is back! Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 toys The second Guardians of the Galaxy film is in UK cinemas now and there’s a whole lot of new merchandise and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 toys. This is the second movie in the Marvel franchise, the sequel to 2014’s… Read More »

Fidget Spinners – what’s all the fuss about?

Fidget Spinners Fidget Spinners Are The Playground Craze That’s Still Hot These fidget spinners the biggest of the current playground crazes and best-selling toy on Amazon. See our page on Toy Crazes for more about other current crazes. You hold them between a thumb and finger of one hand and use the other to spin them. With… Read More »

Lego Friends Roller Coaster – Toy of the Year 2017

Lego Friends Amusement Park Roller Coaster – what a ride! Lego Friends Amusement Park Roller Coaster was awarded Toy of the Year 2017 in the annual TOTY awards. According its website (sourced 24/4/17), these US awards are “…frequently referred to as the “Oscars” of the industry”. See also our page Best New Toys 2017, the awards… Read More »

The Hover Cart

An ingenious idea for Hoverboards and Balanceboards Remember Hoverboards/Segways/Swegways/balanceboards? Well, now you can transform them in to a Go-Kart using a very simple but clever idea called the Hover Cart. The Hover Cart is a conversion kit which attaches to the Hoverboard. It comprises a frame, seat and third small wheel in front for stability. There are… Read More »