by Nancy July 6, 2015


All of our kids do it:  play games on their laptops, then move to their tablets, then want to continue to play in the car on their phones, on their way to a playdate where, inevitably, they’ll play MORE electronic games.  Well now, Lego Minifigures Online makes that easy, by [...]

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Got STEM? Great STEM organizations for your curious kid

by Kim August 20, 2012

Science Olympiad food science

My tween has always been curious about life and the world around us. In fact, just the other day he asked me if a particle accelerator can be used for space travel. Um, what? Thank goodness for Google. We found the answer. But kids with a natural curiosity and inherent [...]

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Tech Pick of the Week: Lego Walkie Talkies

by Nancy April 29, 2012

lego walkie talkie

Everything old is new again!  Even with cell phones and IMing, kids still love Walkie Talkies!  And we love these Lego Walkie Talkies that let kids keep in touch the old fashioned way — by saying “over and out!”  With a range of up to one mile, they’re pretty powerful, [...]

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Toy Fair for Tweens!

by Nancy February 17, 2012

HUGE Moshi Monster Plush

Sometimes it seems that Toys aren’t really for tweens anymore.  All older kids want is electronics, electronics, electronics, right? Wrong! We hit Toy Fair International hard this year – walking the aisles looking for the greatest stuff for kids ages 7-12.  Take a look at just some of what we [...]

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Ultimate KidzVuz Tween Gift Guide & Giveaways! Part 1 – Lego, Video Games, Star Wars & Foodies

by Nancy November 23, 2011


Here it is, The KidzVuz Holiday Gift Guide for Tweens.  There are lots of gift guides out there, but ours is the only one that’s by tweens for tweens!  We asked 7-12 year olds what they wanted,  and they answered!  Part 1 has ideas for your Gamer, Lego and Star [...]

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