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2011 Best Toy Awards: Good Housekeeping Picks

Good Housekeeping’s 2011 Best Toy Award winners were just announced. Since the holidays are RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER, I thought I’d post them for you:

Little Tikes 2-in-1 Garden Cart and Wheelbarrow Little Tikes 2-in-1 Garden Cart & Wheelbarrow ($30, ages 2+)

Little Tikes Garden Bubble Leaf & Lawn Bubble Blower $42

B. Critter Clinic – $29.95

Toobers & Zots Bend & Pretend Boys Foamstruction Set $22

Shure Daisy Girls Doll House – $41

Educational Insights Playfoam – $9.99

Hot Wheels Wall Tracks Daredevil Curve Track Set – $35

Quadrilla Marble Railway, Basic Set – $87

Little Kids Crunch Art Mega Set Assorted Styles $10.99

Silverlit 823335 3D Twister -$50

EyeClops Bionic Eye Multizoom, Green $64

Nintendo Bowser’s Castle: Mario and Luigi at the Starting Line Building Set – $45

Ravensburger Xoomy Girls – Illustrating Machine – $21

Denko Sekka Complete Battle Set – $20

LEGO: Creator: Rescue Robot – $17

Scientific Explorer Scientific Explorer Disgusting Special Effects Make Up Kit – $14.72

Smart Lab Weird And Wacky Contraption Lab – $38.99

Spy Net: Bionic Ear $35


Connect 4 Launchers – $25

Pix Mix – $20

Tetris Link – $29

Learning Resources Double Duel – A Sound – Alike Word Game– $22

The Sneaky Snacky Squirrel Game – $15

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