Awards

The Luca Lashes Series

Cynopsis Media – Kid’s Imaginaion 2013 Honorable Mention for eBook series

Cynopsis Kids !magination Awards honor the year’s best in children’s, tween and family programming and marketing. Recognizing outstanding achievements in content creation across platforms, and the campaigns that promote it, this unique awards program from the industry’s most trusted brand, Cynopsis Media, judged by a panel of industry experts.

 

Cynopsis Media - Kid’s Imagination 2013 Honorable Mention for Tablet-Based App series

Cynopsis Kids !magination Awards honor the year’s best in children’s, tween and family programming and marketing. Recognizing outstanding achievements in content creation across platforms, and the campaigns that promote it, this unique awards program from the industry’s most trusted brand, Cynopsis Media, judged by a panel of industry experts.

 

Luca Lashes and his First Trip to the Dentist

Mom’s Choice Awards, Silver Medal Winner 2014

The Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA) evaluates products and services created for children and families. The program is globally recognized for establishing the benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. The organization is based in the United States and has reviewed thousands of entries from more than 40 countries.

 

Luca Lashes and his First Haircut

Creative Child Magazine, Seal of Excellence

Creative Child Magazine's Awards Program is unique in that all products submitted are reviewed by moms, music educators and early education professionals. Products are not reviewed by any one person. They are reviewed by many people-the very people who purchase them. Later, based on the scores and comments certain products are then determined to be a finalist for DVD, CD, Book, Game and Toy of the Year. Only one product per category can win a Toy of the Year award, as well as, CD, DVD, Book and Game of the Year. The Seal of Excellence is another prestigious award that is given to those products that are not finalists but do exceed expectations based on the criteria for nurturing creativity and education in children.

 

Luca Lashes has his First Swimming Lesson

Dr. Toy’s Best Vacation Children’s Products, 2014

Dr. Toy’s Best Vacation Children’s Products Awards were developed by noted child development authority, Stevanne Auerbach, Ph.D. (a.k.a. Dr. Toy), and joined this year by Dr. Jennie Ito as associate to evaluate products, providing a valued service to consumers who desire to purchase safe, affordable, educationally-oriented, and stimulating toys and play products for their children for vacation for use at home or on the road.

 

Creative Child Magazine, Seal of Excellence

Creative Child Magazine's Awards Program is unique in that all products submitted are reviewed by moms, music educators and early education professionals. Products are not reviewed by any one person. They are reviewed by many people-the very people who purchase them. Later, based on the scores and comments certain products are then determined to be a finalist for DVD, CD, Book, Game and Toy of the Year. Only one product per category can win a Toy of the Year award, as well as, CD, DVD, Book and Game of the Year. The remaining finalists receive a prestigious Preferred Choice award.

 

Luca Lashes Visits the Doctor

Creative Child Awards 2013 Children’s Top App

Creative Child Magazine's Awards Program is unique in that all products submitted are reviewed by moms, music educators and early education professionals. Products are not reviewed by any one person. They are reviewed by many people-the very people who purchase them.

 

National Parenting Publications (NAPPA) 2013 Honors

The National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) is one of the longest running and most respected awards programs in the country. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, we have been continuously celebrated as the "go-to" source for parents and professionals seeking the best products for their children and families.

 

Dr. Toy’s Best Picks of 2013

Dr. Toy spends many months carefully reviewing catalogs and products of all kinds for all ages. Included are books, tapes, toys, games, construction toys, dolls, software, CDs etc. She visits stores, talks to children, parents and teachers, grandparents, and to many people in the industry. She searches not only for the hot new toy that will sell big, but also those wonderful products that will offer all children durability, value, and many extra qualities that are so important. How to select the best from among so many excellent entries is a real challenge. Dr. Toy looks at many aspects of every product.

 

Mom’s Choice Awards, Silver Medal Winner 2014

The Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA) evaluates products and services created for children and families. The program is globally recognized for establishing the benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. The organization is based in the United States and has reviewed thousands of entries from more than 40 countries.

 

Luca Lashes and his Trip to the Nursing Home

Creative Child Awards 2013 Preferred Choice Award

Creative Child Magazine's Awards Program is unique in that all products submitted are reviewed by moms, music educators and early education professionals. Products are not reviewed by any one person. They are reviewed by many people-the very people who purchase them.

 

Luca Lashes Visits Mommy in the Hospital

Tillywig Toy Awards – 2014 Brain Child Winner

Each year, the Tillywig Toy & Media Awards Program delivers to consumers, retailers, and the media information on the best new toys, games, apps, music, books, and a host of other products. Product awards are given on the basis of group play tests, the primary purpose of which is evaluating the entertainment and/or educational value of the products submitted.

 

Parent’s Choice Awards – Parent’s Choice Approved, Spring 2014

Designed to help parents and caregivers of all achievements and backgrounds make informed decisions about which new products are right for their children, the Parents' Choice Awards is the nation's oldest nonprofit program created to recognize quality children's media. The Parents' Choice Awards program honors the best material for children: books, toys, music and storytelling, magazines, software, videogames, television and websites. Parents' Choice Foundation's panels of educators, scientists, performing artists, librarians, parents and, yes, kids themselves, identify the very best products for children of different ages and backgrounds, and of varied skill and interest levels.

 

The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval, Spring 2014

The National Parenting Center's Seal of Approval program is an independent testing procedure conducted to judge a variety of products introduced and marketed to the parent/child consumer market.

 

Creative Child Magazine, Children’s App of the Year

Creative Child Magazine's Awards Program is unique in that all products submitted are reviewed by moms, music educators and early education professionals. Products are not reviewed by any one person. They are reviewed by many people-the very people who purchase them. Later, based on the scores and comments certain products are then determined to be a finalist for DVD, CD, Book, Game and Toy of the Year. Only one product per category can win a Toy of the Year award, as well as, CD, DVD, Book and Game of the Year.