Kathie Lee & Hoda: Made In America Series
Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb finished up their five-part series called, Made In America, to help you find the products you want and need that are manufactured right here in America. Check out the other parts of the series: Mom buying American-made products for one week, fashions made in the USA , American-made makeup and beauty products and American-made houseware products. Laurie Schacht, Co-Publisher of TheToyInsider.com, joined the ladies with great toys for your little ones made in the good ol’ USA. They included Slinky, Crayola crayons and Arterro Bubble Wand Kits reviews and much more.
Made In America: Crayola Crayons Review
Laurie Schacht suggested crayons for $0.99-12.99 from Crayola. Laurie said they have been made in America since 1903. Crayola makes three billion crayons a year and they are the staple of the artbox.
Made In American: Kid Constructions Wearables Review
Laurie Schacht suggested Wearables for $25 and up from Kid Constructions. Laurie said your kids color them, build them and then they get to wear their creations. She said they are very cool, eco-friendly and made from 100% recyclables.
Made In American: K’Nex Classics Model Building Set Review
Laurie Schact suggested K’Nex Classics Model Building Set for $34.99 from K’Nex. Laurie said it is a 700-piece building set, so lots of open-ended play. She said it comes with instructions to make about 50 different models and K’Nex is celebrating their 20th anniversary this year.
Made In American: Arterro Bubble Wand Kits Review
Laurie Schacht suggested Bubble Wands Kit for $19.95 from Arterro. Laurie said you get enough in the kit to make two wands for bubbles. She said you can also put in the garden and use for room décor.
Made In America: Slinky Review
Laurie Schacht suggested Slinky for $5.50 from Poof-Slinky. Laurie said they have been made in Pennsylvania since 1945 and they come in all different colors now.
Made In America: Vermont Teddy Bear Review
Laurie Schacht suggested a Vermont Teddy Bear for $49 and up from Vermont Teddy Bear. Laurie said each one is hand-stitched and hand-stuffed and they come with a lifetime guarantee.
Made In America: Green Toys Salad Set Review
Laurie Schacht suggested a Salad Set for $19.99 from Green Toys. Laurie said everything is made from recycled milk containers. It comes in a 20-piece salad set and as everything the kids need to toss up a salad and the dishes are safe to eat from and use in the microwave.
Made In America: Spooner Freestyle Board Review
Laurie Schacht suggested a Spooner Freestyle Board for $44.95 from Spooner, Inc. Laurie said this is great for kids to build up their balance and strength. She said it is great for all levels and abilities and you can do tricks, can sit and spin.