5 Gifts That Have Us Excited The Holidays Are Almost Here!

  It’s the giving time of year! Here are 5 gifts that have us excited that the holidays are almost here! Being in the toy business means that we are exposed to A LOT of small companies creating innovative ideas!  This list showcases some of inspiring people we have had the pleasure to meet through out…



Candy Frost & Halloween Dawn Visit 2nd Grade!

Miss Spangenberg’s 2nd grade is one of the many classrooms to receive a Switch Witch Teacher Kit during our giveaway last month. This week we caught up with her to see how she is incorporating the idea of the Switch Witch with her classroom! What’s your Witches names? My homeroom named their Switch Witch, the one with the…


Food Allergy Friendly Halloween Playdates!

The Switch Witches have teamed up with Mommy Nearest and the Teal Pumpkin Project to bring fun Halloween Playdates for EVERYONE!  The Switch Witch and Mommy Nearest are hosting a series of events to provide families a fun way to celebrate Halloween safely! All events are FREE and open to everyone but will also be safe for children that have food…


Candy Drop Off Location

2016 Candy Drop Off Locations: Arizona KidStop Specialty Toys and Books 6990 E Shea Blvd #103, Scottsdale, AZ 85254 California The Rec Room 3222 Adeline St., Berkeley CA SF Gymnastic 1405 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA Palo Alto Sport Shop and Toy Store  526 Waverley St, Palo Alto, CA Books and Cookies 2309 Main St,…


Switch Witch Teacher Kit Giveaway 2016

Your favorite Witch is going back to school! Last year, we sent Switch Witches on a mission all across the US. They helped give teachers a new way to promote reading and discussion, imaginative play,interactivity, inclusion of others, as well as incentivizing good behavior around a tricky & sugar-filled season! We had such a tremendous response…


Kids Take Over The Kitchen Day!

Hi all, it’s Kids Take Over The Kitchen Day! We are super excited to celebrate by empowering our kids to have some fun in the kitchen. We REALLY let them take over, and it is obvious by their off script ad libbing and outfit choices. (See Will’s blazer.) This was the perfect excuse to try out a recipe from…


Children’s Books: The Best on Diversity, Inclusion and Compassion <3

Did you know that at age 2 children are able to recognize gender and racial differences? And did you also know that at age 3 they can develop a sense of uneasiness around people that are different from themselves? Amazing, huh?!?! Reading stories is an incredible way to help kids explore just about everything, including about the…


Why We Walk to say FAREwell to Food Allergies!

Why We Walk To Say FAREwell to Food Allergies! Could you imaging being diagnosed with a medical condition that will cause you and your family to live at a heightened sense of alert for the rest of your life? A food allergy reaction sends someone to the ER every 3 minutes, and accounts for over 300,000 visits…