Val’s Crafty Corner: Farm Blocks + Sidewalk Scenes

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Sometimes a little change of scenery is all it takes to make an old toy seem like new again. That’s exactly what happened with our Farm Blocks Set, which the kids have had for quite some time, when we took it outside and added a bit of sidewalk chalk!

Val’s Crafty Corner — Dr. Seuss “Speck” Discovery Lab

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This fun and educational activity is brought to you by Melissa & Doug, written by our Blog Ambassador, Valerie Deneen. Enjoy Read Across America Day with this fun tribute to Dr. Seuss! Inspired by the book Horton Hears a Who by Dr. Seuss, I set up a fun “Speck” Discovery Lab for my 3-year-old to [...]

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We are having a great time exploring all the fascinating  and often beautiful visual content pinned on the boards of Pinterest! Are you on Pinterest too?  Please check out our pins and boards – visit Melissa & Doug on Pinterest today! Some of our boards include: Parenting Articles You’ll Love (including 3 from Melissa!) Melissa [...]

CLOSED: GIVEAWAY: Enter To Win Our Deluxe Floor Easel & Easel Companion Set

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WINNER: Stacy Merkel Enter For A Chance To Win Easel Details Creativity Central! This double-sided, wooden easel features both chalk- AND dry erase-boards. With adjustable heights it also includes a locking paper roll holder, a child-safe paper cutter, four clips, and a plastic tray on each side for easy-reach art supplies (not included) and easy-clean [...]

Whoopi Wears Our Wooden Stringing Beads on The View!

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Many thanks to @caffeinated_mom on Twitter who pointed this out to us! How many ways can your little jeweler spell “beautiful”? Lots of wooden letter beads, gorgeous shapes and brightly colored laces are packed in a handy wooden tray to create fabulous bracelets and necklaces. $16.99 Click to Buy

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Closed: GIVEAWAY: Win Our Deluxe Floor Easel & Easel Companion Set: Ends 9/3

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THE WINNER IS… Heather C. who submitted this entry: Heather C. 2010/08/30 at 2:10 pm My son would love the pound and roll tower. He loves all his Melissa and Doug toys…the frog, shakers, puzzles, and so forth. Thanks for your wonderful toys. SHOP Melissa & Doug Easel and Additional Supplies Here WIN IT! We [...]

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Toy Review: Decorate Your Own Race Car

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CLICK HERE TO View Decorate Your Own Race Car We absolutely love this toy! The Melissa & Doug Decorate Your Own Race Car is really 2 toys in 1. First, you get to decorate this little race car using brightly colored paints and racing stickers. Then, you get to play with it! Young children will [...]