Easy Science: Make a Homemade Lava Lamp

School has just started and most parents and kids are getting back into the swing of school schedules. One way to really help your kiddies get back into learning-mode is to practice with them outside of the classroom as well. So for today’s blog we’re giving you a super fun and very easy science experiment […]

Deals and Steals with Participating Retailers!

We are fortunate to have some really great retailers that provide many of our brands, like Jeep, and at the moment some of those retailers are having really great sales! Here’s some more information. Happy shopping! Kolcraft is excited to be participating in the Amazon Mom appreciation Event! Amazon Mom members can save on select […]

Get Ready for Back to School With a DIY Chalkboard Notebook!

There’s no better way to get your kids excited for school than to customize their back to school gear! And what’s even better? Something that they can doodle all over, write assignments on, erase and do it all over. What you’ll need for this fun and easy chalkboard notebook is: – Chalkboard paint (I used […]

Toy Inventors Connecting Families on a New Level with FamZoom

Charlie and Maria Girsch have teamed up with the Ronald McDonald House Charities in a crowdfunding campaign called “Donate Dollars for iPads for Ronald McDonald Houses.” This campaign offers an amazing new way of connecting with Ronald McDonald House families called FamZoom. The beauty of FamZoom is the ability to let both ends interact in […]

5 Potty Training Tips for Every Parent

It’s a stage in toddler-hood that every parent can’t wait for, and at the same time, dreads. That’s right – potty training! Today we have five helpful tips to try to make the potty training processes easier for parents. Sing their praise and make them proud of their accomplishments – Make sure they know how […]