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Best Valentine’s Day Toy Ideas for Kids

What are some ideas for kids and Valentine’s Day? We often ask ourselves that same question year over year and typically we run to the same old, same old of chocolate and candies that you can grab off the shelves. But if you wanted to get something different this year, here are some great ideas. … Continue reading “Best Valentine’s Day Toy Ideas for Kids”

Favorite Green Toys for My Kids

Why we love the Green Toys.   There are plenty of options out there for toys for little ones. Today, however, more and more parents evaluate the toys based on not only the entertainment factor, but also on how safe it is to the child and to the environment. That is where Green Toys really shines. … Continue reading “Favorite Green Toys for My Kids”

Top Toy Robots For 5 to 7 Year Olds

Things To Consider When looking to get your child a toy robot, it is a good idea to understand what is most important for you. Do you want your child to engineer something new/creative or by following instructions and have it operate in either simple or complex actions? Or do you simply want to be … Continue reading “Top Toy Robots For 5 to 7 Year Olds”

Let’s play battle.

A day doesn’t go by that my sons don’t ask to ‘battle’ with me. Such a battle with my sons typically involves me choosing to be a monster or a ‘bad guy’ from the comics. Ultron, Galactus, Dr. Doom. You bet. Sometimes, I will be a dragon.  In that scenario, these toys are perfect!

Great book for the book worm

My daughter happens to love to read and pretty much every night we will have to literally turn out the light while she is still reading for her to go to bed.  There has been often times that her face will be covered by the open books pages as she is snoring and we have … Continue reading “Great book for the book worm”

Green Toys Great Toy for 2 Year Olds and 8 Year Olds

This is a great toy line and offer that we stumbled upon.  Our kids regularly play ‘restaurant’ and will undoubtedly come up with their own menu. They will have fun preparing the restaurant from stools out of blocks and tables out of cardboard boxes. But, they will typically reach for play food for the meals. … Continue reading “Green Toys Great Toy for 2 Year Olds and 8 Year Olds”

Welcome to ModestGrandma.com

Thank you for visiting ModestGrandma.com! I hope you are able to find a fine selection of toys, games and educational resources for yourself and your family to enjoy. Please contact me should you have any questions as you browse our site. Be sure to check in often and subscribe to our customer newsletter that will … Continue reading “Welcome to ModestGrandma.com”