Laurie Schacht

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A Look At This Summer’s Hot Toys

Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by the CBS2 studios to show off some of the hot summer toys.

05/24/2015

Some toys being displayed at Toy Fair 2015

Toys Of Tomorrow On Display At Javits Center

The 112th North American International Toy Fair was held at the Javits Center in Manhattan.

02/15/2015

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Tips On Hottest Toys For Kids This Holiday Season

Black Friday is now less than a week away, and with new toys and technology coming out seemingly every day, kids can be among the toughest to please while shopping.

11/22/2014

Toys That Teach

Toys That Teach: Fun, Educational Gadgets And Games For Kids

There are some great products out there that are entertaining and educational. The “Toy Insider” Mom, Laurie Schacht, joined us on The Couch with some great Toys that Teach.

08/30/2013

Shoppers are seen awaiting the opening of Toys "R" Us Times Square on Thanksgiving 2010. This year, the store will open at 9 p.m. Thanksgiving night and remain open for 26 straight hours.  (Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Black Friday Shopping Tips From A Toy Expert

Before we get to “the most wonderful time of the year,” we must endure what is arguably the most stressful time of the year: Holiday shopping.

CBS New York–11/24/2011

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Toy Expert Laurie Schact Picks Season’s Hottest Toys, Offers Holiday Shopping Tips

For this holiday season, one New Yorker has already made her own list—and checked it twice.

11/23/2011