Musings and Ramblings

Swan Floats are Back! #SwanLife

The Giant Inflatable Swan, all 75 inches of it, has been one of the most popular pool floats for the last few years. Making appearances with Taylor Swift, Kaley Cuoco, … Continue reading

Pool Filter Maintenance

We all know cleaning and maintaining our pools is a definite must. If you let them go, it’s super expensive to bring them back— regular maintenance can save you lots … Continue reading

Quick & Easy Pool Parties

I don’t know about you, but here in the south, it’s HOT HOT HOT! What better way to escape the heat, than a good old fashioned pool party? Now, I … Continue reading

Backyard BBQ Fun!

Nothing beats a backyard BBQ on a warm weekend, and by the looks of it, there are plenty of beautiful weekends ahead. So, what are some necessities for backyard BBQ’s? … Continue reading

Summer Skin Care

As the weather continues to warm up, we all get excited for swimsuit season, the pool, and the beach. But, there’s one thing we always seem to over look. Our … Continue reading

A Clean Sweep! (and vacuum)

No one wants to swim in a dirty pool, but pools don’t clean themselves… For the down and dirty bits and pieces, I’ll walk you through some basic pool cleaning … Continue reading

Swabbing The Deck DIY

Spring is underway, and the warm weather is finally arriving. It’s the perfect time to start “spring cleaning” your pool. Dust off the brush and skimmer, and unearth the chemicals, … Continue reading

Planning for Easter

Hippity, Hoppity, Easter’s on it’s way! If you’re anything like me, you’ve just realized Easter is on April 5th this year. That’s just about 1 week away! Hopefully this hasn’t … Continue reading

Ready for Spring?

Planning for an adventure packed week off of school is a tedious task. Some people even spend upwards of 6 months preparing for spring break?!? That’s a lot of work … Continue reading

Awesome Pool Toys for Kids

Are you scratching your head, wondering how to keep the kids busy all summer long? You can only run them to lessons, craft classes, reading programs, and so on, for … Continue reading

How to Throw a Fabulous 4th Party

July 4th is right around the corner. Are you hosting a party to celebrate? Many of us will either be hosting or attending some sort of celebration in honor of … Continue reading

Girls Ice Cream Pool Party

School’s out for summer! Keeping kids busy during the summer can be a challenge. ToySplash recently hosted a Girls Ice Cream Pool Party and all the girls attending agreed this … Continue reading

Staying Safe During Outdoor Activities

It’s time to stay hydrated, safe, and cool as weather turns warmer and we head outdoors to enjoy it. With a little common sense and some practical application, your summer … Continue reading

Awesome Fathers Day Gifts

Child to father: “I’m hungry!” Father to child: “Hi Hungry. Nice to meet you. I’m dad!” If this reminds you of all the cheesy, silly jokes that your dad has … Continue reading

Top 12 Kids Water Games

Top 12 Kids Water Games

Kids love summer. No homework. Hanging out with friends happens a lot. Fun abounds. Everything is great until…you hear those dreaded words – “I’m bored.” Keeping your kids occupied all … Continue reading

Water Fun With no wait and no lines

ToySplash Has Moved – Positive Changes Happening

ToySplash.com is under new ownership! OnlineStores.com has recently purchased the popular pool toy website and plans to make major improvements in the coming months. ToySplash Has Moved – Positive Changes … Continue reading

Celebrate Mom

Celebrate Mom

Mother’s Day is a time-honored tradition of celebrating your mom (or maybe a mom stand-in) and all she has done for you. Maybe you yourself are a mom and your … Continue reading

Pooches in the Pool

Pooches in the Pool

It seems like the chilly sections of the US are starting to thaw so thoughts can finally turn towards the possibility of summer! Most schools are in session until the … Continue reading

Outdoor Giant Tic Tac Toe

Outdoor Giant Tic Tac Toe

Are your kids bored with the same old games? Why not try something new and different! Our Outdoor Giant Tic Tac Toe is just the ticket to get kids excited … Continue reading

March Madness Basketball Party

March Madness Basketball Party

It’s that sacred time of year for many people. March Madness. People LOVE the NCAA basketball tournament and everything involved with it. If this describes you (or someone you love), … Continue reading

Spring Floats for Spring Break

Spring Floats for Spring Break

Spring break is either here or right around the corner. Lots of us will be travelling to some place that is warm and sunny. Quite often, pool time is part … Continue reading

Springtime Activities for Kids

Whether you live in a milder climate like I do, or you are hunkering down indoors because winter is still blustering around your neighborhood, I’ve got some fun springtime activities … Continue reading

Create The Luge for Your Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics are here! It’s so fun to watch the Olympics and learn about all the different athletes and their stories. I just saw a commercial that showed one … Continue reading

Super Bowl Kids Game Zone

Super Bowl Kids Game Zone

Let’s face it…Super Bowl Sunday is not a day that kids really look forward to. Adults love going to a good Super Bowl party but for kids, a party focused … Continue reading

Sledding in a Boat?

Sledding in a Boat?

That’s right! At ToySplash, we like to take the usual and make it unusual. We like to find a dual purpose for everything. So, we sent one of our Solstice … Continue reading

Toys for Tigers

Toys For Tigers

  Everyone at ToySplash is excited to announce our new program – Toys For Tigers!! ToySplash and Out of Africa Wildlife Park® have been partnering since 2008 with Out of Africa … Continue reading

swim your way to fitness

Swim Your Way to Fitness

In the month of January, many of us have made our New Year’s resolution to get fit. Eating healthy and adding in exercise are some of the top ways to … Continue reading

2013 Best Pool Toy and Accessory Award Winners

The ToySplash Water Fun Experts’ 2013 Best Pool Toy and Accessory Award Winners: Best Pool Game: The Alien Eyeball Toss provides an exciting target game for kids and adults alike. … Continue reading

Water time = learning time

Water Time = Learning Time

Water time can be turned into learning time easily with a few accessories from ToySplash. Whether kids are spending time in the pool, the hot tub, or even in the … Continue reading

Winter day inflatable play

Winter Day Inflatable Play

Playing indoors all winter long can get monotonous. Kids get bored with the same old toys, books, and games. I decided to take a look at our pool toys and … Continue reading

Super Snow Day Activities

Super Snow Day Activities

Snow days are exciting for kids but not always that great for parents. Kids are homebound…no school. How to keep them occupied? We’ve got a great list of Super Snow … Continue reading

Best Snow Toys Just in Time for Christmas

Playing in the snow is great fun; especially when you have the best snow toys. ToySplash has you covered! Not only do we have amazing pool toys but our selection … Continue reading

Perfect Holiday Gifts for Her

Perfect Holiday Gifts for Her

Holiday shopping is in full swing and finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list is the ultimate goal. ToySplash has interesting, unique gifts that will surprise anyone. We’ve … Continue reading

Top 5 Unique Man Gifts

Top 5 Unique Man Gifts

Christmas shopping for men can quite often be a challenge. If you can’t buy him that new car or the newest, biggest flat screen TV it’s a sad thing to … Continue reading

Top 10 Kid Christmas Gifts

Top 10 Kid Christmas Gifts

It’s time to start your Christmas shopping and what better way to do it than from the comfort of your own home? ToySplash is a great resource for those unique, … Continue reading

4 indoor kids games

4 Indoor Kids Games

Now that the weather is getting a little chilly, some days just call out for indoor play. When you’ve got a group of kids in the house to keep occupied, … Continue reading

Pool Noodle Halloween Decorations

Pool Noodles…the ever versatile, pool toy but also (did you know) a craft project supply! We’ve got some cool, pool noodle Halloween decorations that are easy to make and completely … Continue reading

Halloween Eve Party

Halloween is an interesting holiday. My childhood memories include Trick or Treating with a group of friends after we came up with costumes we could put together from stuff around … Continue reading

Family Autumn Afternoon

October is such a beautiful month no matter where in the country you live. The sun is lower in the sky; making sunlight play in different ways on the leaves, … Continue reading