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6 Benefits of Staying Creative at Every Age

Regardless of age, creativity is for everyone! We all know the lasting effects arts and crafts have on children, but the same positive mental and physical benefits also apply to seniors. How do creative activities like scrapbooking, jewelry-making, pottery, and painting, keep everyone’s mind and body sharp? From strengthening fine motor skills to relieving stress …

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9 Ways to Bring Summer Camp Home!

Who says you can only enjoy your favorite summer camp activities at camp?! From arts and crafts to science experiments, we’ve rounded up 9 ways to be one happy camper all summer long!   1. Tie-Dye Your World! Does anything say “summer-ready” more than tie-dye?! Create your own awesome tie-dye shirts with the Just My …

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Your Guide to Summer Gifts!

Warmer days are here again, and we know just how to fill every summer day with fun — toys, activities, and D.I.Y. projects! Whether you’re looking for a way to get creative outdoors or a way soothe those rainy-day blues, we’ve wrapped up our favorite summer products — and Toy Insider’s, too!   Top Summer Toys …

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9 Activities to Turn Home into a Science Lab

Wear your thinking caps this summer and explore the world of STEM! Foster fun learning opportunities with at-home science activities and explore nature, biology, chemistry, and physics in your own backyard. Create a space to experiment at home and inspire new ideas with these nine must-have STEM kits!   1. Catapult Wars Observe physics in …

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Janet Hsu Takes The Helm As CEO, Horizon Group USA

An industry vet who’s worked with the Power Rangers, Hello Kitty, and Barbie is stepping into a new role.   Janet Hsu has been appointed CEO of Horizon Group USA, a privately-held leader in the creative craft toy DIY space. The New Jersey-based company designs, manufactures, and distributes a wide variety of kits across several categories, including …

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5 Ways to Foster Independent Play

One of the most magical destinations is inside our imaginations — it’s a fact that rings true regardless of our age! When children have the chance to explore their imaginations through independent play, they’re not just relaxing their minds and having fun — they’re also learning some of the most vital life skills. From strengthening …

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5 Magical Activities for Every Unicorn Lover

Who says you can’t make your own magic?! With a dash of fairy dust and a touch of creativity, you can transform your home into a whimsical world of unicorn dreams! Here are 5 of our favorite activities to get you started:   Here at Horizon, we know unicorns ARE real. Bring 2 mystical unicorns …

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Let Your Imagination Roam with Make Believe Day!

Who says you can’t let your imagination roam wild, even when you’re stuck inside?! Encouraging children to play pretend can help develop language, thinking, and emotional skills — and maybe most importantly, nurture imagination! So, get ready for unmatched make-believe play all day every day with 5 of our favorite imaginative activities!   Story Magic Story …

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How To Make A Bandana Face Mask

Stay safe, stay crafty! Follow these instructions to make your own homemade mask 💙 All you need is a bandana, and 2 hairbands or rubber bands! Including a coffee filter:

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Craft Your Way Through Every Rainy Day

When it’s a rainy day outside and the skies fill with clouds, bring the sunshine inside with crafts that redefine what it means to be indoors!   With glitter craft foam sheets, you can add a little sparkle and shine to dreary days — and your art projects!     Scare those rainy-day blues away! Use …

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