After several years of teaching elementary school, I was blessed with receiving a little girl into my life. When I started shopping around for toys for her, and after hearing the problems with toys that were made in China, I thought, no problem.
I will just check the packaging and buy only toys made in the USA. Was I surprised and disappointed! I couldn't find any in the stores that were solely American made toys. Many of them were labeled Made in the USA, but upon reading the labels more closely, I discovered that many of the
The toys didn't do the thinking for us. We had to use our imagination. I wanted toys like that for my little girl. I wanted toys that were child-safe and durable, as well as educational, and ones that would encourage developmental growth, creativity, and imagination. So, I went on a quest to try to find these types of toys. It took lots of time and effort, but I found them! When I found them, I also found people who are proud of what they make, and it shows in their products.
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