Tag: "Dora the Explorer"


Better Television Programming may Help Improve Behavior in Young Children

We parents have heard the ugly truth, over and over, about the negative effects that television viewing can have on our children. But trying to find a balance between entertainment and over-exposure is sometimes hard for some families to do. A new study has found that it may be as simple as just changing the channel.


Toy Fair 2012: New For Fisher-Price!

Fisher-Price has lots in store for kids this year! While at Toy Fair this week I had the chance to tour their showroom and got a sneak peek of some of their new toys. They have expanded many of their existing lines and debuted some new and exciting new collections.


Cute Holiday iPad App – Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure HD

While looking for some Christmas iPad apps to keep my oldest entertained I found the newly introduced Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure game/book on iTunes.


Celebrities Auction Off Designer Dora Backpacks to Benefit Breakfast for Learning

Breakfast for Learning has partnered with Treehouse, to mark the 10th anniversary of the beloved heroine, Dora the Explorer. Including an exciting auction of celebrity designed backpacks, the partnership brings together Dora’s quest for knowledge, with Breakfast for Learning’s mission to ensure children attend school well-nourished and ready to learn.


Cruising With Kids: Who Will You Sail With Mickey, Shrek or Dora?

As Cruise lines order bigger boats with more amenities and better equipped cabins one thing is crystal clear – they want your family’s business.

Parents who are vacationing with their kids look for 3 things; value, convenience and entertainment. Three things that a cruise offers, but is all geared at a younger audience – not always, but that is definitely changing.


Mattel Reveals and Defends ‘Tweenage’ Dora

Initially, Tweenage Dora was not to be revealed until the fall. But in response to all of the controversy a photo was released yesterday showing a young girl in flowered tunic, purple leggings and sandals.