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A Mom Amok in the Hasbro Showroom

Nicole Caccavo Kear is a college friend, a fabulous actress, and a stunning writer–plus she lives in Brooklyn and has launched a witty, honest, and insightful blog about motherhood, A Mom Amok. So, she is a natural fit for checking out New York City events for kids and parents. She visited the Hasbro Showroom and found some new twists on classic toys and games:

Strawberry Shortcake 5-inch Doll

Its Strawberry Shortcake’s 30th anniversary, too, and Hasbro is celebrating with a 5 inch doll ($9.99), which was the height of the original Ms. Shortcake back in the day. I have a soft spot for Ms. Shortcake and her aroma-therapeutic friends, not just because from my childhood, but because my husband confessed to having adored his Strawberry Shortcake when he was a boy. She’s sweet and wholesome and better than one of those pine air fresheners hanging from the rear view mirror when you need to get a stinky odor – not naming names, but it does happen in long car rides – out of your nose.

Want to know why weebles wobble but they won’t fall down? Nicole’s perfect answer to her children’s demands for a pet? Which Hasbro game has a new way of getting kids moving? And which customizable toy her husband would play with for hours? Head on over to A Mom Amok to get the scoop on Toys! Toys! Toys!

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Candace is the co-editor and co-founder of Mamanista. She is an educational consultant and writer.

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