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Christmas gifts for kids speak louder than words

2014-12-18 14:58

Laura Shortridge tells us why it is important to think when buying presents for children, particularly girls.

Boy with toy gun shot dead by cops [VIDEO]

2014-11-24 11:22

12-year-old boy shot dead by cops after holding BB gun at playground. [Warning, graphic]

Loomies may carry cancer risk

2014-08-22 08:51

Latest SA kids' toy craze may contain carcinogenic chemical.

Fake loom toys may carry cancer risk

2014-08-21 13:21

Popular craze taking hold of SA’s children may contain carcinogenic chemical.

Do kids need fancy toys?

2014-06-06 13:53

This mom extols the virtues of the humble milk bottle.

15 ways to entertain your children

2014-05-31 09:00

Keep your sanity this festive season by entertaining the kids with some of these nifty ideas.

Hilarious! Boy sleep drives his toy car

2014-05-22 12:42

Watch this adorable boy sleep drive his toy car.

Model way to set a world record

2014-05-08 13:15

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu in England has broken the world record for the Longest Line of Toy Cars.

Tips from an 'experienced' travel mom

2014-04-04 10:03

Travelling with kids is never an easy thing but there are ways to make it more pleasant.

Girl's scathing Lego rebuke

2014-03-02 09:00

Lego manufacturers challenged in strongly-worded (but rather cute) rebuke.

Girl's scathing Lego rebuke

2014-02-03 14:04

Lego manufacturers challenged in strongly-worded (but rather cute) rebuke.

Ethnic dolls are no better than Barbie dolls

2014-01-15 10:07

Before you pick out that new toy for your child, you might want to consider the effects it could have on their development.

'What's your favourite toy?'

2013-12-22 15:00

Find out Cath Jenkin’s daughter’s adorable response to this question.

The electronic babysitter

2013-12-06 09:00

DVDs and laptops are a thing of the past. Single dad Marlon Abrahams has his house invaded by the iPod instead.

5 sanity-savers

2013-10-17 11:00

Keeping your kids busy is a skill, especially during the holidays.

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Internal organ toys

2013-10-11 15:00

Weird or hilarious? Check out these internal organ toys.

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Disturbing vintage doll commercials

2013-09-09 13:03

There's nothing sweet about these creepy doll commercials.

Breaking Bad toy for KIDS?

2013-09-09 08:55

Your kids could be playing with their own crystal meth lab.

US teen killed by remote control model

2013-09-06 10:25

Teen flying hobbyist partially decapitated by own model helicopter.

Fast-food ads lure kids with giveaways

2013-08-31 13:00

Fast-food advertisements targeting children tend to focus not on food, but on free toys, movie tie-ins and other giveaways, according to a new study.

Tragic trampoline death

2013-08-20 12:41

Girl, 9, dies as a result of injuries after freak trampoline accident.

Laser toys can lead to blindness

2013-08-12 11:35

The FDA warns that lasers in toys can be dangerous to children, posing the risk of serious eye injuries and even blindness.

Top 10 family board games

2013-06-24 15:50

In a world of Facebook and cellphone games, old favourites can still have a place in your home.

'What's your favourite toy?'

2013-04-04 13:55

Find out Cath Jenkin’s daughter’s adorable response to this question.

Lego posts 36% profit gains

2012-08-31 16:04

Danish toymaker Lego has posted a profit jump of 36% for the first half of 2012 as it announced it would be recruiting 1 000 new employees this year.

 

Video reveals how cops shot boy, 12

2014-11-27 08:18

12-year-old boy shot dead by cops after holding toy gun at playground. [Warning, graphic]

Lamaze Clutch Cube

2014-09-04 10:46

The perfect toy to keep your little one occupied and entertained.

Fake loom toys may carry cancer risk

2014-08-21 13:22

Popular craze taking hold of SA’s children may contain carcinogenic chemical.

Do kids need fancy toys?

2014-06-09 09:00

This mom extols the virtues of the humble milk bottle.

Tween activists

2014-06-06 11:00

Toy shops beware this shopping season, some kids have had enough of being dictated to.

Toy cars change lives of kids with disabilities

2014-05-28 10:19

These battery-powered Jeep and Barbie cars have changed the lives of many children with mobility disabilities.

Model way to set a world record

2014-05-09 08:17

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu in England has broken the world record for the Longest Line of Toy Cars.

Model way to set a world record

2014-05-08 09:27

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu in England has broken the world record for the Longest Line of Toy Cars.

'Flying with kids is scary!'

2014-04-04 09:57

These parents took the plunge and did a 14-hour flight with their kids. Everyone was in for quite an experience!

Girl's scathing Lego rebuke

2014-02-07 11:28

Lego manufacturers challenged in strongly-worded rebuke.

Washing Baby’s Wah-Wah

2014-02-01 13:00

What possessed this mom to wash her baby’s ‘transitional comfort object’?

Are your child’s toys toxic?

2014-01-12 13:00

As your toddler chews on that rattle, be sure that it’s safe.

Do kids need fancy toys?

2013-12-09 09:00

This mom extols the virtues of the humble milk bottle.

Most bizarre baby seat EVER?

2013-12-04 11:24

Online shoppers are wondering why a BABY would need an iPad chair.

Disturbing vintage doll commercials

2013-09-28 11:00

There's nothing sweet about these creepy doll commercials.

Breaking Bad toy for KIDS?

2013-09-09 09:11

Your kids could be playing with their own crystal meth lab.

US teen killed by remote control model

2013-09-06 10:31

Teen flying hobbyist partially decapitated by own model helicopter.

Cool tree houses for you and your kids!

2013-09-06 08:55

Create wonderful memories from climbing trees and building tree houses.

Fast-food ads lure kids with giveaways

2013-08-30 13:29

Fast-food advertisements targeting children tend to focus not on food, but on free toys, movie tie-ins and other giveaways, according to a new study.

Laser toys can lead to blindness

2013-08-12 16:30

The FDA warns that lasers in toys can be dangerous to children, posing the risk of serious eye injuries and even blindness.

Do girls need 'special' toys?

2013-07-02 15:59

LEGO releases a play set just for girls but many don't feel it's necessary.

10 of the worst toys ever created

2013-05-31 15:56

Why are the worst toys the ones that children love the most?

Testicle toys

2013-02-14 16:01

Would you let your kids play with testicles and bladders?

5 Puzzle power secrets

2012-08-02 10:41

The humble jigsaw puzzle is a great developmental tool that too often gets ignored.

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