My kids have a lot of toys. As a parent, I'll admit that I didn't always concern myself with the quality of their toys. These days, it's important to me that the toys my kids own are more than just fun for them. Educational value is important and if a toy can be fun, educational and something that will endure the tests of time and rambunctious playing then that toy is a favorite for all of us.

Guidecraft has been making quality toys for over 40 years. From small beginnings in a woodshop in 1964 to the amazing selection online and in retail stores that Guidecraft now offers, this is a company that has always had the best interests of children at heart. Their toys are both educational and fun while maintaining a standard of craftsmanship that keeps customers coming back. When it comes to toys that my kids will love to play with and I can be sure will live up to my standards, Guidecraft is on my top list of stores.

The selection of toys and furniture at Guidecraft is definitely impressive. You'll find toys and manipulatives for every age range, as well as furniture for classrooms, bedrooms, playrooms and more. Every item, from the doll furniture to the rocking chairs, the toy vegetables to the building blocks, the art easels to the sorting games, and everything in between is designed to stimulate a child's imagination and provide entertaining education. I'm constantly amazed at everything I see while browsing the Guidecraft site.

Guidecraft sent us a toy that I know will always be a favorite with my son. The Construct-It Early Builder set is truly a "must-have" on my list of toys. I love that Guidecraft makes this building set just like the big sets but, the tools and pieces are bigger making it easy for the younger children to manipulate and build anything they can imagine. With 160 durable pieces, the Construct-It Early Builder set is easily an instant favorite toy for young builders. Both of my children love this playset and my 6 year old son can play with it for long periods of time. The look of joy and pride on his face when he builds something on his own is something I know that all mothers will love to see from their children.

I have so many favorite items at Guidecraft and I recommend their site and products to all parents and anyone looking to make a child smile. If you're looking for the perfect birthday present for a child, especially "the child who has everything", you can be sure you'll find something at Guidecraft that child and parents will love for years to come.

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You can get the Construct-It set and so many other amazing toys from the Guidecraft online store or search for a retail location near you!

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