Pixi Kits are the product of one “soccer dad’s” determination to find a model toy with moving parts that his daughter and son would both enjoy. Father of 8-year-old twins, Pixi Kits founder Lee Middlekauf knows how hard it is for parents to find good technology-based toys that are appropriate for younger children, and especially how hard it is to find ones that both a brother and sister will love. He put together a test group that included other parents, an Emmy award-winning animator, and a design/engineering partner. Then he made a prototype.
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