Old Time Candy in the News
Are you wondering what you should get that kid in your life who has everything this Christmas? Retro toys are a great idea for a unique present. Pick out a classic toy that was one of your favorites to play with and buy it using a FAO Schwarz promotion code.
FAO Schwarz, one of the largest and oldest toy stores in the country, sells a variety of toys for all age groups. It also carries classic toys that are a bit harder to find in stores today.
For boys, get them some classic building supplies like Legos or TinkerToys. Too young for such small pieces? FAO Schwarz also has classic wooden block sets. RadioFlyer still makes those red wagons that you used to drag around your neighborhood when you were a kid. Play-Doh, the gooey modeling clay introduced in the 1950’s, is still a popular play toy for all kids.
For girls, Barbies continue to be a popular choice, despite the fact that they have been around for decades. You can get collector editions as well as newer versions of the classic doll. If you remember sitting in your kitchen and cooking in your EasyBake Oven as your mom used the real stove, this might be something you want to recreate for your little girl. This classic has been modernized and is for sale in most stores. They now sell even more packages of baked goods for your kids to try.
Trade out those expensive video games for something a bit more family friendly. Try a classic board games like dominoes , checkers, Chinese checkers, mancala and Parcheesi. These games may seem simple to your kids, but they encourage family interaction like no video game can. Retro Magic 8 balls, Jacks and Etch A Sketches are also still on sale at FAO Shwarz.
Encourage your kids to read with some old favorites like Goodnight Moon, the Hungry Caterpillar, the Cat in the Hat and all of the other classic Dr. Seuss books.
Looking for a retro stocking stuffer? Why not have your kids try some of your favorite sweets and treats from when you were young. Bazooka Bubble Gum, Jaw Breakers, Now and Laters, Sugar Daddy, Atomic Fireballs and even Candy Cigarettes can be purchased online. Buy all this candy and more using an Old Time Candy promotion code.