Today we are chatting about gift ideas and the items that we love the most for kids. It’s like Oprah’s Favorite Things except we aren’t giving anything away and… it’s a little less cool…. and well, I’m not Oprah. But none the less, this episode will help you spread the love through gift giving and get you off the struggle bus when it comes to thinking of gifts for the children in your lives this holiday season.
- Leap Frog Scoop and Learn Ice Cream Cart $29.99. Run your own ice cream truck. Use the magic ice cream cart to scoop and serve ice cream
- VTech Touch & Learn Activity Deluxe Desk $39.99 Teaches shapes, colors, letters and numbers
- Mega blocks big building blocks set $14.99
- -B. Toys Zany Zoo $52.99 toddler activity cube with multiple animal-themed panels
- Fischer-Price Little people Caring For Animals Farm $22.49
- Fisher-Price Laugh and learn first words smart puppy $28.89 8 First Word Blocks to swipe across Puppy's "magical" Reader, which activate fun songs, sounds & phrases about each object shown. 5 light-up buttons teach colors, shapes, & counting!
- Any Melissa and Doug Chunky Puzzles - $9.99 - $24.99 -
- Indestructible Books - $3.95 - $5.95
- Play Doh shape and learn letters and language $14.39
- DreamWorks Trolls POD’ular Troll Tree $34.99 Playset is over 16 inches tall, Includes DreamWorks Trolls Poppy figure. Zip line, nooks for hiding, and slide. Interchangeable pods to customize tree
- Paw Patrol Sea Patrol - Sea Patroller Transforming Vehicle with Lights and Sounds $44.39 The Sea Patroller uses drop-down wheels to transform from ship to land vehicle, Lift Ryder out of sticky situations with the moveable crane and attachable cage. Use flashing lights and sounds to keep the Adventure Beach safe!
- Dress up clothes. ANY. Princesses, doctor, firefighter, police officer, chef ect.. Helps encourage imaginative play Melissa and Doug Scientist Costume Set $18.39
- Luvabella Responsive Baby Doll with Realistic Expressions and Movement $89.99
- Learning Resources Smart Snacks Alpha Pops, 26 Pieces 2-piece pops strengthen hand muscles and increase coordination while promoting imaginative play - Alpha pops click together, so little ones can match lowercase to uppercase letters, and vice versa - Set includes 26 double-sided pops
- Learning Resources Smart Snacks Shape Sorting Cupcakes $11.99 Develops color and shape identification - Set includes: plastic pan and eight 2-part cupcakes - Cupcakes pull apart to reveal shapes
- Kids MagnaTab - $24.99 A to Z OR Numbers one Learn letters and numbers, uppercase and lower, print and cursive; trace the numbered arrows as the stylus pulls the beads up to form a solid line
- Hatchimals $59.99 Raise your Hatchimal through 3 stages: Baby, Toddler, and Kid
- Wow Wee Fingerlings Interactive Baby Monkey Toy Zoe $14.99 These interactive pets love to hang onto your finger, blink their eyes, turn their heads, blow kisses, swing by their tails and talk in monkey babble!
- Imaginext DC Super Friends Batbot Extreme $84.99 - With extendable wings, multiple projectile launchers, a hidden Batcycle, a voice changer, and real punching fists, your young Super Hero will have a blast defending Gotham City from all sorts of evil Super-Villain attacks! Its two feet tall
- Learning Resources Human Body Model - $16.49 -
- Learning Resources Pretend & Play School Set
- Laser X two player laser tag game $44.99
- Project Mc 2 Perfume Science Kit $24.99 -Use provided violet or poppy scents and/or fragrant household ingredients such as rosewater, flower petals, vanilla, citrus and more to create your own perfume. Pump the ingredients through the tubes, and watch as your custom scent drips down and collects in the beaker (Also saw a lip balm making kit which would be cool too)
- LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox 17101 Building and Coding Kit (847 Pieces) $159.95
- Air Wars Battle Drones
- https://www.thetoyinsider.com/toys/soundmoovz/ SoundMoovz are motion-activated musical bands (set of 2 in each pack) that use Bluetooth technology to pair with a free app. Kids choose from more than 400 sounds, strap them to wrists or ankles, and move to make music. Multiple play modes include instrumental, robot, karate, and more.
Ages 12 +
- OSMO Genius Kit and $99.99 Meet Osmo, the award-winning game system that uses proprietary technology to combine play with hands-on learning. The Genius Kit includes five great games (Masterpiece, Numbers, Words, Tangram, and Newton). Kids play at drawing, math, word, and visual challenges in front of the iPad, Osmo “sees” their real-world handiwork and responds with on-screen encouragement, guidance, and giggles. Works with iPad Pro 9.7 inch, all iPad Mini, all iPad Air, all iPad 2 & up.
- -Bounce House $180-400
- Experiences: Take them on a trip to a cool museum or if they are older to their favorite hockey teams game, or on vacation
- Movie theatre gift card, TRI-Pass to local zoo, or theaters or play zones where there are trampolines
- “It’s not whats under the tree that matters it’s who's around it”
- “The magic of Christmas is not in the presents but in His presence”
- "We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give" - Winston Churchill