Monthly Archives: October 2010

Family Outing to WWE’s Night of Champions

We don’t look like a likely trio, me and my kids, waiting in line in the parking lot for the arena doors to open to the pay-per view WWE matches. Maybe because we didn’t have tee shirts that said AWESOME, RAW, or Smackdown! Or maybe because we don’t have our own wrestling masks, cardboard signs, […]

The Power of Play

Even though I have been in the toy industry for years, I was reminded lately about the importance of play.  According to the experts who have been studying child behavior for years, play is the primary way that kids learn how to socialize, imagine, create and think for themselves.  Play also serves as a way […]

Fab 15 Toy List with Rico in NYC!

Last Friday I had the good fortune to announce the Fab 15 Toys list in NYC with Rico Rodriguez.  We started the morning in Times Square where we talked on camera (and on the big Times Square Billboards!) about the toy selections, and then Rico announced them all one by one.  We had a great […]