Toys

  • How Does Glycerin Make Bubbles Last Longer?
    The practice of blowing bubbles goes back as far as the seventeenth century when children would blow bubbles out of clay pipes, or would use leftover dishwater to blow ...
  • How to Build a Toy Battery Powered Car
    Over the course of an afternoon, you can gather together all of the components needed to make a simple battery-powered toy car This kind of toy is about as rewarding to make ...
  • Instructions for Building a Mousetrap-Powered Boat
    The common mousetrap, when set, stores a finite amount of kinetic energy as the spring is pulled tight When the hook is released, the "jaw" of the trap snaps shut ...
  • How to Make a Boat With Popsicle Sticks
    This can be a lot of fun, let your imagination run wild
  • Troubleshooting for Power Wheels
    Fisher Price's Power Wheels is a brand of battery-operated ride-on children's vehicles Fisher Price has sold more than 10 million of them as of 2010, and many models are ...
  • How to Make a Tin-Can Phone
    Even today's kids, used to smartphones with dozens of advanced features, can enjoy the classic tin-can telephone This simple do-it-yourself toy uses basic principles of ...
  • How to Fly Fast Lane RC Proton Helicopters
    Fast Lane's Proton radio-controlled, or RC, helicopter is a 3-channel model aircraft These plastic helicopters are co-axial design, meaning they use a pair of main rotor ...
  • Lincoln Logs Instructions
    Invented in 1916 by John Lloyd Wright, Lincoln Logs have become a popular children's toy for generations Sold in sets comprised of small wooden logs with notches carved in, ...
  • Furby Cheats
    With the inception of the Furby, the world would have its first domestic robot in the holiday season of 1998 Its ability to "learn" English and communicate with one ...
  • How to Mod a Nerf Dart
    Nerf guns are popular among adults and kids alike, but stray shots and broken darts can soon deprive you of valuable ammunition and leave you regularly spending money on new ...
  • How to Curl Synthetic Doll Hair
    A doll's hair can be styled in a variety of ways Hair styling is one of the fun benefits of owning a doll. You can enjoy creating everything from braids to cascading curls ...
  • How to Make a Rubber Band Helicopter
    This interesting toy can be constructed from generally available household materials, or with items that can be obtained at most craft or hobby supply stores With adult ...
  • How to Make a reborn baby doll easily
    You can purchase any doll from any resale shop and reborn this doll into looking like that of a newborn baby doll You will learn how I have started a hobby I love and how I ...
  • How to Make a Homemade RC Tank
    The tank is a symbol of battlefield superiority, heavily armored and mobile artillery For some enthusiasts of RC models, they have made their own model tanks capable of ...
  • Experiments With Baking Soda and Vinegar
    If you are looking for some fun, educational and inexpensive things to do with your kids during the summer or after school, all you need is some baking soda, vinegar, a few ...
  • How to Identify Fine Porcelain Dolls
    Collecting porcelain dolls is a popular hobby among youngsters and adults alike While many children collect porcelain dolls simply for the beauty of the dolls and the joy ...
  • Difference Between Hot Wheels Cars and Matchbox Cars
    Both owned by Mattel as of publication, Hot Wheels and Matchbox are iconic brands of miniature toy car The products offered by both companies have a lot in common, but there ...
  • How to Fold a Pack 'N' Play
    The Graco company makes multiple types of products for babies, including the Pack 'N' Play system This system can serve as a portable crib, play area and changing station for ...
  • How to Make Violins Out of Cardboard
    If you want to provoke your children's interest in music, or if your children are begging for a violin but you want to avoid listening to the sounds of a wailing cat, then ...
  • Furby Instructions
    Furbies, manufactured by Tiger Electronics, are interactive, robotic toys that first became popular in 1998 In recent years, Furbies have enjoyed a revival in popularity, ...
  • How to Fluff Up a Plush Stuffed Animal's Fur
    Most children have a stuffed animal for a best friend, but that also means that the toy gets dirty and wears very quickly Plush toys are made from a variety of materials, ...
  • How to Fix Frizzy Hair on an American Girl Doll
    American Girl dolls are great collector's items for young girls The popular book series chronicles the lives of young girls throughout American history. There is a doll for ...
  • How to De-tangle Doll Hair
    For many dolls, their hair is their crowning glory, showing off both beauty and realism in the doll's build That is, unless the hair is a tangled disaster, in which case it's ...
  • How to Clean an Aquadoodle Mat
    Aquadoodle mats are designed to react with water to allow children 2 years and older a chance to express their artistic abilities without the need for potentially messy ...
  • Slinky Tricks
    According to the commercial jingle, the slinky was "a wonderful toy, fun for a girl and a boy" The spring-shaped toy, which had its biggest run of popularity in the 60s and ...
  • How to Put Together a Graco Winnie the Pooh Pack & Play
    The Graco company is a popular manufacturer of infant, toddler and child products This company offers a variety of juvenile products, including car seats, travel systems, ...
  • How to Clean Cabbage Patch Dolls
    Cabbage Patch Kids are a brand of dolls created by Xavier Roberts in 1978 Xavier Roberts has his signature on the bottom of each Cabbage Patch Kid. Cabbage Patch Dolls come ...
  • Air Hogs Instructions
    Air Hogs offers easy-to-fly helicopters that are ready-to-fly (RFT) straight out of the box These fully functional helicopters require only a set of six AA batteries for the ...
  • How to Trim & Fly Mini RC Helicopters
    Flying mini RC helicopters is a great way to experience the fun world of RC aircraft In order to make the most of your flight, it is important that you understand how to ...
  • Barbie Doll House Instructions
    The Barbie 3-Story Dream House, made by Mattel, stands 3 feet tall when assembled The lightweight plastic home includes a grand entrance, working doorbell, intercom, winding ...