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Justin Bieber, 'Glee' Top Holiday Toy Trends

Their stockings will be stuffed with Justin Bieber and his swooped hair. Credit: Toys "R" Us
Attention, Santa's helpers! Toys "R" Us has announced this season's hottest toy trends, and what a surprise, they're TV and web sensations -- but we're n...
Attention, Santa's helpers! Toys "R" Us has announced this season's hottest toy trends, and what a surprise, they're TV and web sensations.

Plum Organics Baby Food Recall

A voluntary Plum Organics Baby Food recall has been announced by Plum Organics in cooperation with U.S. Food & Drug Administration. Some batches of its Apple & Carrot Portable Pouch baby food may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a ...

Rewards and Bribes, Mayim Bialik and Toys R Us - Links We Love

Is that lollipop a bribe or a reward? Photo courtesy Marja Flick-Buijs/SXC.
We've all resorted to them now and then, so now's a good time to learn the difference between a reward and a bribe. -- Alpha Mom
How not to be a good parent: Mom cal...

Will Drop-Side Cribs Be Banned?

Some safety advocates say drop-side cribs are dangerous and should be banned. Photo toysrus.com
We all know that to avoid injury, you should always lift with your legs, not with your back. That's all well and good unless you've got a baby. Try pi...

Grandma too young for Toys R Us discount

When it comes to being a grandparent, is there an age limit? According to Toys R Us there is -- it's 50 years old. When the toy giant put out a new coupon that gave grandparents the right to spoil their grandkids at the store -- to the tune of 20% of...

FDA finds BPA OK

In a draft report recently issued, the Federal Drug Administration has concluded that Bisphenol A is safe --at least when used in food containers. Commonly known as BPA to consumers, the chemical can be found in all sorts of children's products as w...

Product Recall: Toys R Us Merry-Go-Rounds

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of about 15,000 Playsafe Spinning Quad Merry-Go-Rounds due to a fall hazard. A bearing on the merry-go-round can fail and cause the seat to suddenly drop to the ground. The manufact...

Toys R Us setting higher safety standards

As of March 1st, toy retail giant Toys R Us is setting a tighter standard on the amount of lead allowed in toys made exclusively for the chain. The company also said by the end of 2008 all infant products sold at Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores in ...

Product Recall: Wooden coloring cases

Here we go again. Another Chinese-made, lead-tainted product is being recalled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. This time it is Imaginarium Wooden Coloring Cases, imported and sold by Toys "R" Us. The ink on the packaging of the wooden...

The Beckham family kicks off weekend with toy shopping spree

If I were to pack up my three kids and move across an ocean, I would pack as many toys as possible in order to keep my brood well entertained and out of my hair. But then I am not a soccer star or an ex-Spice Girl. Over the weekend the dynamic duo of...

Who has the most embarrassing potty training incident?

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post about free range potty training, I was somewhat surprised by the force of some reader responses and tickled with humor by others. I didn't realize that potty training could evoke such emotion. However, the reader ...

Toys R Us under fire

I am not a fan of Toys R Us. Perhaps that's unfair. I'm not a fan of the employees at my local Toys R Us, because of a very rude salesman and his dismissive manager who left me limping, tear stained out of the store with a one-week old baby in tow. I...

Baby left in Toys R Us

I have seen stories in the past about parents "forgetting" their babies in grocery stores and hardware aisles, and it really blows my mind. I am absent minded. I have found ceramic mugs in the fridge, toast in the drawer, appliances in the laundry ba...

Toy drops the f-bomb

My childhood friend Krista used to have a yellow stuffed monkey in the corner of her utility closet, a discarded birthday gift or neglected toy. There was something inherently creepy about the thing: he wore a red baseball hat and had inappropriately...

Toy guide for disabled kids

Children with disabilities play differently, according to experts, and Toys R Us is recognizing that with the launch of a nationally available "toy guide" for customers wanting to purchase toys for a child with developmental challenges. The guide was...

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