Top Toys for Tots

Guest Blogger - April Clark, Fashion Aficionado, Beauty, Lifestyle Blogger

Toys are the cornerstone to any holiday gift for kids. Tic Tac Toys is a local toy store at Crabtree Valley Mall that offers brands from Melissa & Doug to Calico Critters, classic board games and chess to Rubik's Cubes, jigsaw puzzles and collectibles for all ages, and every Plush animal you can imagine. Stop in and shop for unique toys for your tots this holiday!

Little Live - Scruff-a-luvs (Plushies)

All you pet lovers out there, here's your chance to find them scruffy and make them fluffy with this Little Live Pets Scruff-A-Luv- Pink. Unloved and abandoned, these cute pets need all the love and care they can get. Show them loads of love, you can even put a collar and give them a cute name as well.

Plus Plus - (Building Blocks)

ONE SHAPE, endless possibilities! This deceptively simple shape is the ultimate in open-ended play. Younger kids can build 2-D mosaics and older kids can create 3-D masterpieces.  Anything a child can imagine, she can build.  Fun for kids from age 1 to 101.

Perfect Petzzz (Plushies)

These adorable pets offer a real pet ownership experience without the hassles and expense. Say goodbye to feedings and vet bills. Say hello to lots of love and cuddles.

Rubik’s Cube (Mind Teasers)

Whether you have a couple free minutes or hours to spare, the Rubik's Cube Game is sure to pass the time quickly. This handheld game is a nice alternative to a cellphone or computer screen, and is sure to keep the whole family busy. Make sure you bring this 3D puzzle along for your next road trip.

Think Fun - Shadows in The Forest (Board Games)

Shadows in the Forest is a thrilling, immersive play experience that brings a distinctive twist to game night – you play it in the dark! One player moves the LED lantern around in search of Shadowlings, mysterious creatures who avoid the light. The lantern illuminates the forest and trees, casting real shadows on the game board. The rest of the players work together, strategically moving their Shadowlings to stay out of the light.

Learning Resources - Botley The Coding Robot (Education)

Early STEM skills: Botley helps your child learn early STEM skills while playing and having fun. He teaches kids to code with active, screen-free play that's perfect for promoting critical thinking and problem solving skills.  Botley is ready to code right out of the box!

Metal Earth - (3D Puzzles)

A range of 3D models, made from 4inch by 4inch steel sheets. Jigsaw metal puzzle kits with easy to follow instructions, no Glue or solder needed.  Ages 14+

Melissa & Doug - Grocery Mart (Pretend Play)

SmartMAX - Magnetic Discovery (Junior Building Sets)

Thames & Kosmos - Elements of Science (Science & Discovery)