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Best Gift Ideas For The Kids

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🧸 Planning to shop for gifts for kids during the holidays ? It can be so much fun to browse the toy aisles and look at all the creative new toy releases for 2022. But, when it comes time to plunk your money down, which ones are actually worth it? Which toys are perfectly suited to your recipient’s age? We have quit the list…


GeoSafari Jr. Talking Microscope

When they look at the slides under this educational toy, they’ll get to see up-close images of wildlife. Then, the voice of Bindi Irwin offers facts about the plants and animals. They can also use it in Quiz Mode and see if they’ve retained any of the information. Ages 4+


I LOVE Strawberries!

She’s on an unstoppable (and hilarious) mission to grow her own food from seedling to table in this colorful introduction to the joy of growing the popular perennial.


Through Jolie’s comical scrapbook-style journal entries, young readers will learn how she convinces the “old people” (aka her parents) to let her grow her own strawberries. Growing strawberries is a lot of work and responsibility, but Jolie is ready with the help of her faithful rabbit Munchy! Together they find out just how delicious, rewarding, and sometimes complicated it can be to grow your own food.


Crazy Forts

  • BE CREATIVE: Unique and creative building toy for kids! A great way to boost creativity with a building toy and expand your child’s imagination. This allows kids to use their thoughts on creating a fort in any shape or form to boost problem solving and critical thinking.
  • EASY TO BUILD: With 25 meticulously crafted balls and 44 flexible sticks for creativity, let your children’s imagination run wild! With a instruction booklet inside for construction ideas, there are limitless possibilities to creativity.
  • PORTABLE AND DURABLE: Easily constructable and easily deconstructed! A great toy to take to grandparents houses or for sleepovers to play with friends. Just set it up, let your imagination run wild, and take it down when it’s ready to go home.


Light Up Tracing Pad

  • CRAYOLA LIGHT UP TRACING PAD FOR GIRLS & BOYS: Features 1 graphite pencil, 12 short colored pencils, 10 tracing sheets, 10 blank sheets, and 1 graphite pencil. (3 AA batteries required. Sold separately)
  • LIGHT UP TOY: The evenly lit surface makes tracing lines easy to see, even in pillow forts or camping tents with low lighting; Plus, it perfectly pairs with glow in the dark toys at home!
  • GIFT FOR GIRLS & BOYS: A birthday or holiday gift you can rely on for big smiles and hours at a time of imaginative fun!
  • ART SUPPLIES FOR KIDS: An ideal educational toy for girls & boys learning to draw; Perfect for classrooms and craft rooms at home
  • OVER 100 TRACEABLE IMAGES: Mix and match or trace a single page, there’s plenty of inspiration to keep young artists engaged and excited


Crazy Forts

Educational Insights Artie 3000 the Coding & Drawing Robot, STEM Toy, Gift for Boys & Girls, Ages 7+

Kids create the code and Artie 3000 draws the lines on paper; With pre-programmed designs, beginners can start coding right away, learning to code everything from tic tac toe boards to artistic masterpieces


no internet connection is required; Kids plug their own tablet or computer (not included) in Artie 3000 and follow step-by-step instructions to start programming in minutes!


KidiZoom Creator Cam

Create your own awesome videos on this HD video camera for kids; comes with a built-in microphone and special effects like time-lapse video


The action camera swaps in 20+ animated backgrounds; get chased by a T-Rex, go to outer space or become invisible with the included green screen fabric


The Creator Cam includes creativity tools, a tabletop tripod, selfie stick, and a wrist strap; the perfect kids video recorder for any adventure


Recorded video can only be uploaded to a computer via the included USB cable at an adult’s discretion; the kids video maker requires green screen for some special effects



Zero Gravity Laser Race Car

Kids will be amazed as this race car drives up the walls and even onto the ceiling! It can drive over any smooth surface (without damaging walls), and it’s guided by a laser that kids can use to direct its path. Comes Red or Blue Ages 8+


Karaoke Machine

Warm up those pipes, and join the entire cast of The Voice because every night is karaoke night with this machine! You can get songs from anywhere — including CDs or devices you can connect to with Bluetooth, AUX cables, USB cables or RCA jacks — and LED lights make kids really feel like they’re center stage. No age recommendation given


Augmented Reality Globe

This isn’t your grandmother’s globe. The Shifu Orboot augmented reality globe pairs with an app, loaded with over 1,000 regional facts, to allow kids to take an educational trip around the world while they play. All they have to do is scan over an area of the globe and they’re off on an AR adventure. Ages 4+


Karaoke Machine

Warm up those pipes, and join the entire cast of The Voice because every night is karaoke night with this machine! You can get songs from anywhere — including CDs or devices you can connect to with Bluetooth, AUX cables, USB cables or RCA jacks — and LED lights make kids really feel like they’re center stage. No age recommendation given


Got2Glow Fairy Finder

Open this magical jar, and fairies can’t wait to fly in! There are more than 30 fairies to discover, and they can even be “traded” between friends. Kids can feed the fairies and play games with them, and testers loved hunting for tricks like holding the jar upended to catch an upside-down fairy. Ages 5+


Many Moods of Mei Plush

If, like the kids in Meilin’s school, your kids are obsessed with Turning Red‘s giant red panda, this is the squeezable plush they’ll need this year. The toy also exhibits a range of emotions, from excitement (squeeze its belly to hear the growls) to serene (touch its paw, and it says, “I’m calm”). It also plays songs from the film. Ages 3+


Create Your Own Secret Language

Tweens love to keep secrets, pass notes and come up with hidden in-jokes, so a book that teaches them to make up their own languages could be right up their alley. David J. Peterson, who made up languages for Game of Thrones and the Marvel MCU, leads them through making their own languages, codes, ciphers and hidden messages. Ages 10+


Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog

Spike is simple: Kids can stick colorful quill pegs into the holes, helping them with their fine motor coordination. That’s all there is to it, and yet it’s so satisfying. If they become Spike fans, there are other toys featuring the cute hedgehog, including a fidget toy, a stacking toy, a peg puzzle and a sensory setAges 18 months+


The Block Set by Lovevery

Possibly the most comprehensive block set ever designed: Science-based system of 70 heirloom-quality pieces in 18 colors, more than a dozen shapes, and a vast array of solid wood components including arches, wheels, bead threader, rolling ramp, and shape sorter, and also converts into a pull car

The original STEM learning: Unlock STEM concepts like math, physics, and engineering, along with higher-order planning and problem-solving; spatial awareness, motor-skill development, and hand-eye coordination

Fun activities for every stage: Loved by kids all over, The Block Set by Lovevery is designed with 20+ fun and creative learning activities that range in complexity to meet every stage of your child’s growth from 18 months to 4+ years, offering years of play in one box


Mixlings Magic Castle Playset

The Magic Mixlings Magic Castle Super Pack brings the Mixlings Magical world to life! Inside this Amazon exclusive Super Pack are two Mixlings Collector’s Cauldrons and the Mixlings Magic Castle Playset!


Your magic wand reveals a hidden world! Use the included wand with the playset and Mixling to discover their magic and the magic in the Mixlings’ Magic Castle!


There are 5 Magical Moments to discover! Transform the Castle outwards and upwards, discover the Secret Entrance, have your fortune told, give your Mixling a magical bed time and watch your Mixling grow wings!



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