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Dr. Toy awarded 'Wonder Woman of Toys' in 2007
Dec 20
Dr. Toy named a 2007 Wonder Woman of Toys, as presented by the professional organization Women In Toys and Playthings magazine. Read the full story here.

Dec 9
Dr. Toy to appears at in-store meet and greet at in Sacramento, CA. Dr. Toy will announce the top 12 toy picks for the holiday season on Saturday, from 1 to 4 pm, 1113 Front St. (916) 447-1091. This is a remarkable toy store located in the old historic district of Sacramento.

Nov 18
Dr. Toy appears at to judge their . Kapla blocks were honored as one of 2006's Best Children's Products. Watch a video of what you can do (and undo) with Kapla blocks at .

Nov 17
"Parents and teachers should select a good mix of children's toys and products to help children gain an essential and lifelong love of learning." - Dr. Toy.
Dr. Toys says, "Toys are not just for the holidays or just for kids. Families need to play together and put more fun and interaction into their relationships. Here are some tips for selecting toys that enhance your child's learning and fun!"
Here are Dr. Toy's Tips on Smart Play in or format.

Nov 17
Dr. Toy attended the national kick-off for the charity in Arlington, Virginia. Click to right for a gallery of photos taken when Members of the Alameda USMC reserves met Dr. Toy at her in Oct 2006.

New additions to Toy Hall of Fame
Nov 15
The classic Easy-Bake Oven and Lionel Trains were inducted today into the National Toy Hall of Fame at the Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, NY. These two toys alone have provided happy hours of play to countless children for decades. Learn more about the Hall of Fame and these two timeless classics in this news release by

Dr. Toy appears at Be Beep toy store - Nov 16
Nov 17
Dr. Toy appears at an in-store meet and greet in Baltimore, Maryland at .

Dr. Toy's Tips on Games
Nov 15
Dr. Toys Tips on Games: Choosing Games & Making the Most of Game Time.
An Invitation to Play During National Games Week November 19-25. "Game time is a great opportunity for families to reconnect across all ages. Have a good variety of great games on hand for the holidays and get everyone engaged in the fun."
More tips on Games: or web.

The best place to find toys
Nov 15
Here is a collection of the best online retailers in Dr. Toy's new featured section, Toy Stores Online. Find that special, classic or educational toy here!

Dr. Toy's Tips on Construction
Nov 14
Dr. Toy's Tips on Construction Toys: "Building with blocks and construction toys helps children to sharpen their minds, strengthen hands and improve coordination while having a lot of fun. Constructive play has many benefits to enhance dexterity, spatial thinking and creativity,"
More tips on Construction Toys: or web.

Nov 7 - 11
Dr. Toy attends the annual in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Toy has been an active member of N.A.E.Y.C. for more than 35 years and has attended all of their annual conferences. Dr. Toy was interviewed by FOX News in Atlanta on Thursday, Nov 8th at the .

100 Best Children's Products - 2006
Oct 16
Dr. Toy has released the 100 Best Children's Products for 2006 and 10 Best Lists as well as her annual Holiday Gift Guide. These free reports describe the best products selected for innovation, educational value, durability, and price - all so that you can make the best choice today. The 100 Best include board games, CDs, construction toys, and software. Take a few moments and see why more than ten thousand educators, parents, and industry professionals rely on Dr. Toy's expertise daily.

Dec 20
Dr. Toy named a 2007 Wonder Woman of Toys, as presented by the professional organization Women In Toys and Playthings magazine. Read the full story .
Dec 9
Dr. Toy in-store meet and greet at in Sacramento, CA.
Nov 19 - Nov 25
. This annual event spreads the message that games are positive, social entertainment.
Nov 18
Dr. Toy to appear at to judge their . Kapla blocks were honored as one of 2006's Best Childrens Products. Watch a video of what you can do (and undo) with Kapla blocks at .
Nov 11
National Toy Hall of Fame inductees for 2006 announced.
Nov 11
Older Toys Get Makeovers
Nov 8
now available for download.
Nov 7-11
annual in Atlanta, Georgia.
Oct 30
Dr. Toy nominated by and as a .
Oct 27
Dr. Toy's Holiday Gift Guide is ready for you! The Gift Guide contains great ideas for gift giving, as well as advice on play and playthings.
Oct 16
There's something for everyone in the year-end round-up of this year's 100 Best Children's Products and 10 Best Lists. Let's play!
Sept 19 - Sept 21
Dr. Toy attends (Toy & Game Industry Convention) in Orlando, Florida to support toy and game inventors; meets dozens in face to face guidance sessions one on one. Read local coverage in .
August 17
Dr. Toy meets and greets visitors at Sacramento, California's .
July 25
Dr. Toy will be a guest on . The interview airs live at 1-2 PM (PDT), 3-4 PM (CDT), then will be .
July 20-July 22
Dr. Toy is a featured speaker at the Discovery Toys® Annual Convention. has garnered many Dr. Toy Awards over the years. Re-Discover all of them here.
June 29-July 2
Origins! Dr. Toy attends the annual show at the Columbus Ohio Convention Center. As always, Dr. Toy is looking for the best games to evaluate and recommend for the whole family, for the classroom, and for children with special needs. She will also be distributing copies of her Gift Guide. Let's all play more games!
June 26, 2006
Dr. Toy's Vacation Gift Guide - 2006 offers product and playtime tips for the summer months. Hot stuff!
June 12, 2006
Wherever you're spending the summer, Dr. Toy's Best Vacation Products - 2006 will provide your children with wonderful learning experiences that are incredibly fun!
May 20-21, 2006
Dr. Toy trades in hula hoop for hula skirt...attends New Baby Expo - 2006 in Honolulu, Hawaii...1 PM lectures on both dates.
April 26, 2006
Dr. Toy interviewed with Hong Kong Trade Council on toys, play, and future trends in children's products. Watch the web cast .
April 24, 2006
Smart Toys - 2006. A selection of products to increase a child's PQ (Play Quotient). What's a Play Quotient? Learn about it in this article.
April 19, 2006
Dr. Toy's Best Classic Toys - 2006. Twenty one toys well worth remembering.
April 6, 2006
ThinkFun Joins with TV-Turnoff Network to Celebrate National TV-Turnoff Week
March 30, 2006
Smart Play, Smart Toy published in India by
March 14, 2006
Featuring comments by Dr. Toy.
February 16, 2006
Featuring comments by Dr. Toy.
February 12, 2006 - February 15, 2006
Toy Fair is the largest toy trade show in the Western Hemisphere, so of course Dr. Toy will be in attendance.
February 2, 2006 - February 7, 2006
The Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany is the world's biggest international toy fair. Dr. Toy attends each year to find the world's best toys and games.
Read about the annual event here.
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