Nothing excites me more about spring season than the aroma and celebration of outdoor grilling. Disclaimer: I was provided a unit for purposes of this review. Opinions are my own. Our RV Future I guess it’s as good a time as any to announce that we’re investing in an RV. Yup. No longer are we tied down to city life …
Gift Guide: Our Zombie Freak Out Over Monster 500 Toys
The toys in our home with the highest replay value are usually action figures and die-cast cars. Things we can make go boom. Such is the case with Monster 500.
Toy Talk: VTech Go! Go! Smart Animals Tree House Hideaway Playset
The VTech Go! Go! Smart Animals Tree House Hideaway really shines during playtime where the interactive features come to life.
Toy Talk: Guardians of the coolest toys in the Galaxy, #GotG
Hasbro sent The Talking Dad a really great sampling of toys that are sure to be the envy of every tiny marvel fan this season!
Telling Stories around the Playroom Water Cooler
Have you been wanting to introduce more water in your kids diet? I felt like my kids were drinking too many juice boxes, so when this opportunity fell into my lap, I jumped at the fun and healthy alternative.
New Transformers Toys Bring Memories, Make New Ones + Giveaway
What better time then the (highly-anticipated) release of Transformers: Age of Extinction, for Hasbro engineers to unleash a complete reimagining of those famous transforming robots? While Michael Bay was busy blowing stuff up, The Talking Dad was testing the brand new Transformers line from Hasbro toys. The Transformers line is shipping in new eye-catching red and white packaging, it’s basic, …
The Dino Construction Company is taking over Sand Boxes!
We had a fun new toy show up last week at The Talking Dad toy testing institute. It arrived just in time for the unveiling of our new sand box. That toy is the Dino Construction Company T-Rex!
Hasbro’s AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 toys electrify store shelves
From new masks to web slingers to action figures; Hasbro fans of all ages are treated with a full line of toys based on the successful Spider-Man franchise.
Review & Giveaway: Marvel Super Hero Mashers
Introducing the ‘Marvel Super Hero Mashers!’ The Mashers come in three variations: the basic figures (suggested retail $9.99), the battle upgraded figures (suggested retail $14.99) and an electronic figure (suggested retail $19.99). However, not every Marvel character is represented in all three variants. For the purposes of our review, The Talking Dad received a basic Spider-Man and a battle upgraded …
Review & Giveaway: Angry Birds Go! Jenga Pirate Pig Attack Game
Angry Birds Go! Jenga Pirate Pig Attack Game! Whew…now that’s an impressive title for a toy! This version, based on the best-selling iOS franchise, is quite amusing and fun – it’s a comical romp, demolishing an evil Jenga boat filled with evil pirate pigs. This game is much to similar to Hasbro’s Angry Birds Star Was AT-AT Attack Battle Game, …