The Land of Nod Product Recall

This Warning is from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.  I know that many of us buy products from the States online for our kids so I wanted to be sure to add it on our site.

The Land of Nod Recalls Toy Vegetables Due to Laceration Hazard

baby toysWASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of Product: “Play With Your Veggies” toys

Units: About 2,100
Manufacturer: The Land of Nod, of Northbrook, Ill.
Hazard: The metal wire in the toy asparagus can become exposed, posing a laceration hazard to children.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received a report of an exposed wire in the asparagus. No injuries have been reported.

Description: This recall involves The Land of Nod toy vegetables sets made of felt wool. The toy set has six vegetables: radish, onion, asparagus, tomato, lettuce and carrot. The asparagus is the only toy vegetable involved in this recall.

healthy livingSold exclusively at: The Land of Nod stores in Illinois and Washington, the Land of Nod catalog and from October 2007 through February 2010 for about $25.

Manufactured in: Nepal

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the toy asparagus from children and return the product to the company for a free replacement asparagus.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact The Land of Nod at (800) 933-9904 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              (800) 933-9904      end_of_the_skype_highlighting between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, visit the firm’s website at, or email the firm at