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Touchy Feely on Today - Bridging the Generation Gap
By angie
11/16/2012 1:30:00 PM  
We're pretty excited around Marbles HQ today and we can't help bragging just a little bit. Two of our Marbles Brain Workshop creations - Touchy Feely & Colorfall were featured on the Today show along side some other Marbles favorites: Colorforms, Telestrations, Wits & Wagers and our balloon modeling kit. Watch as Hoda & Kathie Lee play Touchy Feely and Meredith Sinclair walks them through products to help bridge the generation gap during the Thanksgiving holiday. Read More

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What is a Brain Session?
By angie
8/8/2012 6:00:00 AM  
A BrainSession is a great chance to get some one-on-one time with a brain coach to help your brain or a loved one's brain be the best it can be. We piloted the program in five locations and now BrainSessions are available at all Marbles store locations and online if you don't have a nearby Marbles to do the session in person. What happens at a BrainSession? In a BrainSession, you'll have a specially-trained brain coach all to yourself for a 30 minute one-on-one session. Our brain coaches aren' Read More

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Get Your Inner Geek Outdoors!
By angie
7/26/2012 1:27:00 PM  
With summer sizzling in full swing, it's a great time to peel your inner geek away from the computer screen, slather on some sunscreen, and go outside to play. Here are our top picks for getting out in the sun and having a good time. And remember - everything includes free shipping! Ogosport Mezo Disks - A floatable, portable, durable and flexible game that helps relieve stress by bouncing balls up to 150 feet off mini trampolines. Rollors - Position the big wooden pyramids and roll your Read More

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Spooner Board - Go To Summer Toy
By angie
6/21/2012 11:39:00 AM  
The Today show featured a list of go-to summer toys, and Spooner Board from Marbles: The Brain Store made the list! Check out Natalie Morales balancing on the Spooner. If she can do it in heels, you know you and your kids can surf the living room, the back yard, or you could even have a little fun with it in the office if the boss isn't looking. It is Recess at Work Day after all.  Remember, this month is free shipping on all orders! Get the Spooner Board, one of our favorite go to summer t Read More

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Mindstein Trivia Time Out!
By angie
5/30/2012 9:20:00 AM  
Think fast! Time for a little trivia with one of our favorite games, Mindstein. Just watch the video and answer the multiple-choice questions your head. Then unscramble a five-letter word based on the letters associated with each correct answer.. Stuck? Just click More Info in the top video bar to see the answer.

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The Female Brain
By angie
5/15/2012 9:37:00 AM  
Oscar Wilde said, "Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood." In her charming and fascinating book The Female Brain, Louann Brizendine dares to dig deep into the mysteries of a woman's mind to thoroughly investigate just what makes her tick. Both richly informative and easily accessible, the book serves to explain how brains which evolved in primitive conditions respond to the challenges of a vastly different modern world. Naturally, with a topic so complex and a publication so short, Read More

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