5 Classic Gifts that Never Go Out of Style

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From planes to wooden trains and other classic toys, there are certain gifts that never go out of style. This week at Melissa & Doug, we’re celebrating these classic gifts—and featuring a few new favorites as well! But first, we wanted to share our thoughts on what makes a toy truly a “classic.” A classic [...]

Terrific Twenty Sweepstakes for Bloggers!

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This is a special message to our Melissa & Doug blogger community! (If you would like to join our blogger community, please contact socialmedia@MelissaAndDoug.com to stay updated on our special promotions and offers). Thanks to YOU—our blogging community—our Terrific Twenty giveaway was a HUGE success! It was so popular, in fact, that we decided to [...]

Get Ready for Our Cyber Monday “Win Your Wish List” Event on Facebook!

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Are you ready for the ultimate Cyber Monday giveaway? This Monday, November 26, 2012, head on over to our Facebook fan page!  Throughout the day, we’ll select 3 winners to receive the items on their wish list – up to $100 each!   “LIKE” us on Facebook to be eligible to win!  To enter the giveaway, [...]

Melissa & Doug: Weekly Deals Roundup – 5 Specials for Holiday Shoppers

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As a valued member of our community, we want to be sure you’re “in-the-know” whenever we have special deals happening on our website. So we created this weekly roundup so you never miss an opportunity to save! Here’s a quick overview of what we’re featuring this weekend, including some very special offers for holiday gifts! [...]

20 Days of “Terrific Twenty”- Giveaway from Melissa & Doug!

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Have you seen our new “Terrific Twenty” Holiday Gift list? This list, posted on the Melissa & Doug website, gathers the top toys of 2012, with items for every child in every age range. Including arts and crafts, wooden favorites, educational toys, classic toys for toddlers, and gifts for big kids, too, this is a great place [...]

From the Melissa & Doug Community: What Motivates Your Child?

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This week on the Melissa & Doug blog, we’re exploring ways to help children express their personality. One topic we covered was how to work with your child to customize their chore charts. We asked our fans: What motivates YOUR child? We received such wonderful responses that we rounded them up below. What would you [...]

It’s time for…the SPOOKtacular Melissa & Doug Halloween Mania Photo Contest!

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What’s YOUR child’s favorite part about Halloween? Costumes? Crafts? Spooky treats? Get ready to strut those scary snaps…because the Melissa & Doug Halloween Photo Contest is happening NOW on our Facebook Halloween Mania tab! And, the photo that receives the most votes will receive $250 in Melissa & Doug toys! (2nd and 3rd place prizes [...]

Giveaway (ends 8/14) Activity Cones – Set of 8! Camp Sunny Patch Session 10

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  Enter to Win a Set of 8 Melissa & Doug Activity Cones! Giveaway ends 11:59:59 PM ET on 8/14/12. One winner will receive the Set of 8 Melissa & Doug Activity Cones! Activity Cones – Set of 8: Grab a stack of these sturdy plastic cones and head outside to play! Four different colors and two [...]

Camp Sunny Patch is Always In Session

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Have you been reading our Camp Sunny Patch posts but just haven’t had the time to play along? Maybe because of family vacations or activities for your kids out of the house? Well that’s not a problem–because unlike registered camps that go by their schedule, Camp Sunny Patch is all about you and your schedule. [...]