10 Things We Love About the New Barbie Dolls Collection

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Barbie dolls' proportions have been a bone of contention for ages, blamed for presenting an unattainable ideal of beauty to generations of girls and wreaking havoc on their body image. In 2015 Mattel unveiled the first phase of giving Barbie…
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7 Ways to Get Rid of Toys & Books Your Kids Have Outgrown

Now that the holidays are over and we’re well into the new year, it’s time to think about how to get rid of all the clutter that has slowly accumulated over the last twelve months. One of the places where things tend to build up is in…
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Mamiverse Toy Guide for Christmas 2013

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With a slew of new toys on the market every year, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by all the choices. Here’s a round-up of our favorites for Christmas 2013, from techy innovations to hands-on learning and creative games. From Smurfs to Power…

How to Organize a Playroom

Back in the day when I only had one child, all her toys were neatly put away inside cute baskets in her bedroom. When I had two kids, the amount of toys quadrupled. Now that we have three kids, we have a lot of toys and gear. I’d like…
New Moms: Infant Toy Safety

New Moms: Infant Toy Safety

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It’s important for new moms to educate themselves on the safety of all things baby related—and this is especially true for toys since they spend so much time in your little one’s mouth. Amanda Edwards offers some great tips on toy safety…

Toys Kids & Moms Will Love for Christmas

// The perfect gift doesn’t just bring a smile to your child’s face; it makes mami happy, too. Here are seven toys you can feel good about buying for your kids, whether they’re crawling, drawing, or otherwise creating.  Vtech Move…

How to Choose Safe Toys for Your Child This Christmas

With a dizzying number of toys to choose from, how can you be sure to get safe toys for your children this Christmas? There are zillions of stores and shops where you can buy toys, but before you do, remember to consider age range and safety.…

“Mami-Approved” Dolls for Your Latina Daughter

No sooner had I taken down our Halloween decorations and removed the rotting pumpkins that I forgot to carve (in my haste to prepare for Hurricane Sandy’s crash into NYC), when I got a call from my super-organized sister, Margie, asking…
Kids' Gifts

Top Kids' Toys for the Holidays

Here is Mamiverse's list of Top kids' toys for the upcoming holidays! You want your gift to stand out, but you are overwhelmed with choices and stumped with what is appropriate. Have no fear, the doctor is here. Here are Dr. Belisa's top…