BINGO on the go. Choose an appropriate theme among the eight provided, slide a card into each game boards and pay attention to the passing scenery. Includes two game boards and four double-sided game cards. There are no loose pieces and everything stores conveniently in the board. Great for travel.
— Laura Turman, owner of One Two Kangaroo in Shepherdstown, W.Va., told TDmonthly
in an April 2012 survey that Travel Bingo is her best selling travel toy.
— In a late Summer 2012 survey, Mike Castor, owner of Pentwater Toybox
in Pentwater, Mich., told TDmonthly
that they sold 71 travel bingo sets in the past three months.
— In an April 2013 survey, two out of 12 retailers told TDmonthly
that Travel Bingo from Melissa & Doug is their bestselling travel toy.
MSRP: $14.99Age Range: 4 and upSpecialty: Yes (as of 2012)Gender: Boys And Girls
Two kid-sized racquets featuring shell designs and a boing-y surface, team up with two brightly colored balls to make a great racquet set that will entice players of all ages to "come out of their shells." Improves hand-eye coordination and encourages physical activity.
— In a March 2012 survey, Donna Frederick, owner of The Play House Toy Store
in Durham, N.C., told TDmonthly
that this is one of her best selling outdoor toys for younger kids.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 33841 (added 3/8/2012)
MSRP: $24.99Age Range: 3 to 5Gender: Boys And Girls
Kids undo a latch, swing open the numbered door, and see the picture beneath revealed on this wooden play board. Build fine motor skills while learning colors, numbers, animals and more. Measures 15.7" x 11.7" x 1.6".
— As of 10/26/2011 this product had 4.4 out of 5 stars from 130 reviews on Amazon.com. Pros:
Helps develop manual dexterity; durable; pieces are attached and can't get lost. Cons:
Sharp edges on latches; fingers can get pinched in the latches.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 33198 (added 11/17/2011)
MSRP: $24.99Age Range: 1 to 3Gender: Boys And Girls
Even infants can enjoy building and repairing with these soft tools. This nine—piece set contains a hammer, a drill, a screwdriver, saw, and more, all of which make a variety of delightful noises and are soft enough for the tiniest construction workers.
— As of 11/16/2011 this product had 4.4 out of 5 stars from 26 reviews on Amazon.com. Pros:
Cute; the vibrating drill is fun; soft yet durable; Machine washable. Cons:
Toolbox seems flimsy.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 33171 (added 11/16/2011)