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Limited Edition Spooky Halloween Thinking Putty Glows

Limited Edition Spooky Halloween Thinking Putty Glows

Crazy Aaron's Puttyworld, makers of Thinking Putty, just released two spooky limited edition colors that are great for your little goblin or witch. The putties come in orange, Great Pumpkin, and purple, Monster Mash, are sparkly and have an eerie glow when the creatures of the night come out to play.

Perfect 'Pets' For Sensory-Seeking Kids

Perfect 'Pets' For Sensory-Seeking Kids

By combining an extremely soft texture, a small amount of weight, and an adorable animal face, The Sensory University has created a system that will instantly become your sensory-seeking child’s best friend.

Kiwi Crate Brings Creativity To Your Doorstep

Kiwi Crate Brings Creativity To Your Doorstep

Kiwi Crate drops ready-to-create projects at your doorstep, providing a month's worth of exciting DIY fun for you and your kids.

Try This Transportable Alternative To A Standard Wheelchair

Try This Transportable Alternative To A Standard Wheelchair

The Trotter Mobility Pushchair Stroller features a lightweight folding frame with closure straps, making it ideal for simple transportation for children with special needs and parents who want to be as mobile as possible.

Yoga Deck and Ball Helps Kids Keep Calm, Build Strength

Yoga Deck and Ball Helps Kids Keep Calm, Build Strength

This educational card deck is great for all kids who want to find calm, build strength, and practice balance.

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Monster High's New DVD Ghouls Rule Is Spooktacular

Monster High's New DVD Ghouls Rule Is Spooktacular

Hitting stores nationwide on Oct. 9, this brand new DVD from Monster High will encourage kids to be themselves, even as they dress up in costume for Halloween.

Emma's Pumpkins - A Halloween Tale with a Heartwarming Message

Emma's Pumpkins - A Halloween Tale with a Heartwarming Message

When her family moves into a new house on Halloween, Emma decorates their new porch using her positive spirit in “Emma’s Pumpkins” by Betty Yanchulis.

Betty Crocker's Spooktacular Halloween Recipe Collection

Betty Crocker's Spooktacular Halloween Recipe Collection

Have Halloween fun all month by making a different recipe each day from the Betty Crocker Halloween Cookbook. The nearly 100 recipes include pictures and nutritional information, as well as tips and techniques for cooking.

The Truth Behind Common Old Wives' Tales About Health

The Truth Behind Common Old Wives' Tales About Health

Mom's health advice is well-meaning, but it may not always be accurate. Don't go outside with wet hair, or you'll catch a cold—false! This excerpt of Sue Castle's new book "Mother Knows Best? The Truth About Mom’s Well-Meaning (But Not Always Accurate) Advice" explains how people really get sick.

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DVD Review: Tinker Bell in 'Secret of the Wings'

DVD Review: Tinker Bell in 'Secret of the Wings'

"Secret of the Wings," Tinker Bell's first 3D adventure in the Disney Fairies series, takes her to the far reaches of Pixie Hollow, where she flies with new friends and uncovers a secret that changes her world.

Dress Up Your Pets: Skeleton Costume by Martha Stewart Pets

Dress Up Your Pets: Skeleton Costume by Martha Stewart Pets

While planning your trick-or-treating adventure this Halloween, don't forget to include the family dog in on the fun. The Martha Stewart Pets collection at PetSmart has some great costumes that will give your pet spooky style.

PopCap Games and ADA Partner to Give Away Free Video Games

PopCap Games and ADA Partner to Give Away Free Video Games

PopCap Games and the ADA partnered to provide free video game downloads for adults to hand out to trick-or-treaters this Halloween instead of candy. This campaign, "Stop Zombie Mouth," is an effort to promote good oral health in children across the U.S.

The Monster Eater Eases Bedtime Woes

The Monster Eater Eases Bedtime Woes

Spooky monsters in the closet or under the bed can turn bedtime into its own nightmare. Ease children's minds with a companion who will make them feel safe and in control of bedtime. Learn more about Einar The Monster Eater below.

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Woodbury Boutique Offers Appropriate Dresses for Tweens, Teens

Woodbury Boutique Offers Appropriate Dresses for Tweens, Teens

Fetch Boutique, located in Woodbury, sells age-appropriate, affordable dresses for all special occasions, including bar/bat mitzvah, prom, and graduations. The boutique is a "trendy, fresh, hip" store, and local teens model the dresses.

A New Film Explores What Technology is Doing to Our Brains

A New Film Explores What Technology is Doing to Our Brains

“What is all this technology doing to our brains?” The second film of the three-part series "Let It Ripple: Mobile Films for Global Change" by Tiffany Shlain explores this question and offers guidance on how parents can best nurture their children’s minds.

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Children's Furniture Store Opens Only U.S. Location in SoHo

Children's Furniture Store Opens Only U.S. Location in SoHo

COCO-MAT, an environmentally friendly furniture company for children, is opening its only U.S. location in SoHo. The company manufactures sustainable furniture using all-natural materials and environmentally friendly construction methods.

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