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2010 Hot HolidayToys: Mattel Loopz

The Mattel Loopz ($24) is like the game Simon from your childhood, just updated for the 21st century crowd. Like Simon, the goal is to remember lighted patterns. Unlike Simon, it comes with a super streamlined "game board" that relies on hand waving rather than... [More]

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2010 Hot HolidayToys: LeapFrog Scribble & Write

Remember when your mom gave you a piece of scrap paper and a pencil to shut you up for a few minutes? If she had the time, she'd create letters of the alphabet using dots and tell you to connect them? Think of the LeapFrog... [More]

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2010 Hot HolidayToys: ImagiNext Adventures DC Superfriends Batman Bat Cave

Forget giving this to the kids. The ImagiNext Adventures DC Superfriends Batman Bat Cave ($40) is cool enough to satisfy the inner child of some of the guys on your holiday gift-giving list. So if it's good enough for the dads, you know the kiddies... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Friends 4 Ever Bracelet Making Kit

It's so funny how a little thing like a friendship bracelet can bring memories rushing back... Anyone else nostalgic for those days when you had sleepovers and bestestgoodfriends and ran around the neighborhood like it belonged to you? *sigh* Those were good times. And with... [More]

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2010 Hot HolidayToys: vTech MobiGo

Hard to believe our parents gave us shoe boxes and silverware to play with. Even harder to believe that Etch A Sketches brought us hours of fun. My, how things have changed. Today, kids can play with vTech's MobiGo ($60 + extra games), an educational... [More]

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2010 Hot HolidayToys: Sing-A-Ma-Jigs

Sure, they're sort of funny-looking, but if you've got a toddler or preschool-aged child (or you've got one on your holiday list), then a Sing-A-Ma-Jig ($13-18) may be at the top of their list this year. When you press certain points on a Sing-A-Ma-Jig, it... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Crayola Telescoping Crayon Tower

We're not going to lie. Not only did we purchase all of our favorite kiddos a Crayola Telescoping Crayon Tower ($17), we totally bought one for ourselves too. What kid (or adult!) wouldn't be impressed by three tiers of Crayola crayons? Their largest collection yet,... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Polaroid PoGo Instant Digital Camera

We get a little sad when we realize our children won't understand the reference their crazy mom is making in 15 years when we're dancing around in our bathrobes singing about "shaking it like a Polaroid picture." (You know we're going to be those kind... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: FurReal Friends Furry Frenzies

Need a gift for a Furry Frenzies-obsessed child? Please both the kid and the parents with this FurReal Furry Frenzies Whirl Around Playground ($20). The rugrat will love the super zippy toy kitty cat, while the adults will appreciate that the robocritters are tearing around... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Moon Dough

Move over Play-Doh! Moon Dough ($12, for a pack of 2 colors) seems to be the "gone before it even hits the shelves" item this holiday season. The silicone-based, fluffy, other-worldly dough of awesome is hyper-allergenic (gluten free!) and offers kids a lifetime of fun... [More]

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2010 Hot HolidayToys: ImagiNext Toy Story 3 Tri-County Landfill

The landfill scene in Toy Story 3 was one of the most gripping, edge-of-your-seat moments of any of the Toy Story movies. If you've got kids on your holiday list, they can help Buzz, Woody, and the rest of the Toy Story gang escape the... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: LEGO Star Wars Hoth Wampa Set

If you don't know what a wampa is, you're probably not interested in the LEGO Star Wars Hoth Wampa Set ($33), but it's pretty cool. Kiddies can build the entire battle scene from The Empire Strikes Back with pieces for the wampa ice creature, wampa... [More]

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2010 Hot HolidayToys: Zoobles Petagonia Gift Pack

We here at Outblush are old enough to remember when a ball was a good plaything just because it rolled and bounced, but the current generation of children is a little more sophisticated, we suppose. Zoobles, little toy animals that fold up into spheres and... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Fisher-Price Dance Star Mickey

When we were kids, our toys didn't do nearly as much cool stuff as the toys do today! Be the hero (bestest mom/godparent/aunt/big sis/etc.) and let the little loved one in your life unwrap the Fisher-Price Dance Star Mickey ($95) this Holiday season. Mickey doesn't... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Orbeez Magic Maker

Who doesn't love a toy that grows in water - we only purchased a couple hundred "Grow A Boyfriend" back in the day. The Orbeez Magic Maker ($25) takes magical beads and grows them - up to 100 times their volume. When the beads are... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Pillow Pets

Your favorite little guy or girl already carries his or her stuffed animal everywhere and sleeps on or with it every night, and now someone has the bright idea to combine a beloved creature with a familiar comfort. Pillow Pets ($25) are soft plus squares... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Matchbox Stinky the Garbage Truck

Boy, have they come a long way in the interactive toy department. The Matchbox Stinky the Garbage Truck ($50) is the hardest working truck out there. He eats any trash kids shove in his face, transports Big Rig Buddies anywhere, and so much more. There... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Squinkies Cupcake Surprise Bakeshop

Um, can anyone enlighten us on this Squinkies thing? All we know is that they're tiny, they have bubbles (?), and they're squishy. The rest of the content on the Squinkies site just baffled and terrified us. But you know, it's totally something that we... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Barbie Video Girl Doll

When we heard about the BarbieĀ® Video Girlā„¢ Doll ($50), we cringed at the thought of instilling music video vixen aspirations into young impressionable girls. Our bad; Mattel promotes something a lot more constructive here - directorial ambition! There's a Windows/Mac compatible video camera tucked... [More]

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2010 Hot Holiday Toys: Hasbro U-Build Games

The thing about giving board games as a gift is that they can get a bit dull after a few rounds through. Once kids have played a game six or seven times, they know the drill. Keep things in a constant state of chaos (the... [More]

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