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  • Screens Are Winning; Ideas To Entertain Wholesomely

    Let's Be Realistic There's no sugar-coating it. Screens will be a part of most of our children's lives. Tablets, smartphones and TV screens and th...
  • 5 Reasons To Start Teaching Children To Feed Themselves Early

    It is obvious that at a certain point in raising your child, the need to learn how to self-feed will become evident. All of us big boys and girls ...
  • The Story of the "Don't Play With That!" Community

    In The Beginning At the start of running our little shop, we were pleasantly surprised that people would submit footage of their own babies playin...
  • Medicine Bottles Are Not Toys - Not For Child's Play

    The Situation All parents have been there. You have a crying baby in your arms and are desperately seeking an effective form of entertainment. Eit...
  • 5 Reasons Why Babies Love TV Remote Controls

    In our never-ending quest to get to the bottom of our children's specific fascinations, one glaring one is their obsession with TV remote controls....
  • 5 of Our Favorite Photo Reviews for Metal Baby Keys

    Since the very start, our customers have been so forthcoming and generous with their praise, but our personal favorite is the gush of photos and videos that they have shared. Below is a selection of some of our favorites.
  • My Toddler Lost My Keys - Where To Look

    The drama surrounding lost keys is unfortunately common. It's, somehow, always when you're pressed for time. You need to get your kids to school o...
  • Bandura Vs. Skinner: An Argument for Faux Toys

    Among the many psychologists, two are at heads with each other on a topic of great importance for children's behavior. Their names are Albert Ban...
  • Babies Play With Everything, But Their Toys - An Ever-expanding List

    Babies are weird. But the things they insist on playing with are even weirder. Weirdly specific. This articles explores some of that weirdness. Th...
  • Catch 22: TikTok Virality

    It's safe to assume that our surprise (relatively) viral moment on TikTok is behind us, so I can speak of it in the past tense. Although it was a ...
  • About Us!

    Hi! We are a middle-America couple that loves our one-and-a-half year old toddler and three month old baby despite their common disregard for rule...
  • Are Keys Safe For Babies?

    The attraction that babies have toward keys is, as of yet, unexplained. The phenomenon, though, is well-known. Ask any parent. If it gets too quie...