Gifts For Kids Who Love Video Games

In our family we love video games and we’re obsessed with gaming consoles. My kids talk endlessly about games, the strategy to win, how close they came on the last attempt to complete a level and so on and so forth. If you’re looking for gifts for kids who love video games then you’ve come to the right place. This is a comprehensive gift guide including gifts of accessories to make your Christmas shopping easy. Continue reading

Home Entertainment Devices Make Great Gifts This Christmas

home entertainment devicesSmart technology home entertainment devices have taken over our regular TVs. For those that don’t have a smart TV you can easily use a smart entertainment device to give you the best that technology can offer. You can even get voice activated commands. These devices make great Christmas presents for family who want the convenience and entertainment value of WiFi on their own TV. Continue reading

Cool Car Gadget Gifts – for Drivers, Parents, Teenagers

Tech Cool Car Gadget GiftsWith so many people to buy gifts for at Christmas time, I’m always looking for unusual presents for family who have everything.  If you have a son, daughter, nephew, niece, cousin or someone else in your family who has just started driving you might be interested in cool car gadget gifts. Or you might want to give these to parents of new drivers or to people who do a lot of driving. Continue reading

Best Tech Gifts for the Home – Perfect Presents for Parents or Teenagers

Smart tech gifts for the homeThe best tech gifts for the home now come with such a variety of uses that they can appeal to parents as much as to teenagers. How often does that happen?! Most of the smart home gifts appeal because of their convenience but there’s also a certain wow factor, with what the technology can do, and this is what makes them a great gift. Continue reading

Smart Wearable Technology Christmas Gifts – Perfect to Give this Season

Technology Gifts for ChristmasSmart technology is becoming so popular because of its convenience. One of the most common, useful, and basic pieces of smart technology is the tech you can wear and they make wonderful technology Christmas gifts this season.

Most people rely on their smartphone every day and they love having everything at their fingertips. But there are a lot of people who don’t know how good smart wearable devices can be. That’s why these make great Christmas presents.

Even if your friends and family know about wearable smart devices, it might be that they haven’t spent the money on buying them yet. Again, this is why they’re really good to give as gifts. People love the convenience and since it’s a gift they’ll keep using all year round, they’ll really appreciate it. Continue reading

Fun Educational Toys – The Gift You Want to Give and Your Child Loves to Receive

Educational ToysAs parents we all spend a lot of money on gifts at Christmas. Personally, I feel better when I know the toys my children receive are actually improving them in some way. Whether it be improving their fine motor skills, helping them to read and write or getting them excited about science, it all helps to know you’ve spent your money wisely. If you’re like me and you’re also looking for the best educational toys to give this Christmas, you’ve come to the right spot. Let’s take a look… Continue reading

Retro Game Consoles and other Electronic Gifts for Kids this Christmas

Retro Game ConsolesRemember those cool Atari games you used to play as a kid? This Christmas you can get them as a present for your kids. They’re not as fast and flashy as current gaming console games but they’re on trend – retro game consoles are cool again.

And don’t forget Pac-Man. Pac-Man used to be the best game ever. I loved that game as a kid! Now it’s your kids’ turn. They can plug Pac-Man into the TV and play it themselves… Continue reading

Best Dolls for Girls this Christmas – Inspiring, Comforting, Nurturing

Best Dolls for Girls this ChristmasDolls are just as popular now as they were in previous generations. The only difference now it the amount of choice your child has. There are dolls for every theme you can think of. Another difference is how sophisticated the dolls are these days. There is detailed clothing for dolls as well as accessories, vehicles, pets and loads of other items for your doll. To find the best dolls for girls this Christmas, take a look… Continue reading

Transformers Action Figures – For Kids Aged 3-7 years

Transformers action figuresTransformers action figures have been around for many years but the latest ones are really focused on the skills of younger kids. If you have a child aged 3 to 7 years you’ll probably find that all their friends are playing with these Transformers. They’re easier to transform but they still have all the detail we love.

Personally, what I love about Transformers is that they engage my child’s mind and keep his hands busy. They help develop fine motor skills, but more importantly, they keep my kids occupied when I need them to give me some peace and quiet.  Let’s take a look… Continue reading

50 Best Gifts Under $50 (many under $20) – Christmas is almost here!

Best Gifts Under $50Every year I have to buy presents for people in my family who already “have everything”. I also buy presents for my neighbors, the teachers at school, and several other random people who are always difficult to find something for. You know what it’s like. We all face this year after year. And that’s the reason I came up with this list of 50 best gifts under $50. Continue reading

Arts and Craft Sets for Kids – Great Christmas Presents

craft sets for kidsArts and craft sets for kids make great Christmas presents. I always enjoy seeing my children making things because they’re having fun while being productive.

When they begin a project there is always a little bit of doubt in their mind, will it work out or not? If it works out first attempt then they feel proud. When it doesn’t work exactly the first time they learn to be persistent and resourceful. These are positive traits to learn as a child.

Personally, I love giving craft sets to my children as gifts because it keeps them busy. Also, I like to see them improving fine motor skills while playing. At first you may not think that a slime kit should be included in the category of arts and crafts. But as soon as you see how much enjoyment your child gets out of this immensely popular hobby, you’ll be happy you bought one. Sewing sets are more traditional but just as popular now as they’ve always been. See more sets for children here… Continue reading

The Essential Guide to Star Wars Kitchen Items – Great For Christmas

Star Wars Kitchen ItemsStruggling to find a Christmas present for your nephew? What about your niece, husband, grandfather, uncle, son or wife? Here’s the essential guide to Star Wars kitchen items. From Star Wars waffle makers to salt and pepper shakers, you’ll love these Star Wars kitchen accessories. You could even redo your kitchen decor to be all things Star Wars.

With so many choices you can give everyone in the family different Star Wars kitchen gadgets and make your Christmas shopping easy. Continue reading

Looking for the Best Barbie Walking Horse this Christmas? Here’s the Dream Horse and more

Barbie Walking Horse Dream Horse 2017When I was a little girl, Christmas was special, but there is one year in particular that really stands out in my memory. There was no Barbie walking horse back then, but it was the year Golden Dream Barbie hit the market. That Christmas was possibly the best ever.

That Barbie doll was one I really wanted. She had a beautiful golden gown and the most important thing on her was her golden hair. She had “real” gold streaks in her long glossy hair. I brushed that hair so often I’m surprised it didn’t fall out.

That was many years ago but Barbie is still one of the most desired presents for little girls now. And Barbie still evokes an emotional response because girls love these dolls so much.

One of the hottest girls’ toys released in 2017 is the Barbie Dream Horse that comes with a choice of a blonde or black hair doll.

And no, that’s not a typo. It is Dream Horse not Dream House!

This Barbie set is going to be one of those standout presents this Christmas. For many little girls, this Barbie DreamHorse set will last in their memories forever. And I’ll explain why. Continue reading

Struggling to Find a Present for a Toddler? Best Toys for Toddlers

Best Toys for ToddlersChristmas is looming and you need to buy presents for a toddler. Toddler toys can be the most satisfying to shop for. The best toys for toddlers are bright and colorful and there are lots of educational toys to help your toddler develop and learn. When you’re buying a present that looks good and helps them learn, everyone feels good about it.

My children are now through the toddler stage, what a shame! When I look at this year’s wonderful offering of the best toys for toddlers, it makes me want to buy them. I hope you find exactly what you’re looking for. The toys are divided into categories to help you make a decision based on the benefits they can offer your child. Continue reading

Find a Christmas Printable for Every Purpose – Lists, Calendars, Wall Art and Projects

Christmas is such a fun time for everyone in the family. If you love to decorate your home, you can find a Free Christmas Printable here to help make it fun. There are so many to choose from, you’ll enjoy them all. There are lists to help you get organized. You’ll also find DIY projects. Print a quote or a wall art image and frame it for your mantel, hang it on your wall or place it on an accent table. Grab these Christmas printables while they’re free. Continue reading

Monkey and Banana Costume Theme

Monkey and Banana Costume Theme for Families or Groups

Looking for a funny family group costume theme for Halloween this year? What about a monkey and banana costume theme which includes the choice of each family member being either a monkey, gorilla, Tarzan, Jane or a banana. These costumes are hilarious if you’re going to a Halloween party or event. For all the details, including prices and where to buy, see more here… Continue reading

Batman Costumes from all the Movies – for Kids and Adults

Batman Costumes from Movie and TV SeriesLet’s face it, when it comes to superheroes, Batman is the best. He wears an awesome Batsuit and he always retains his composure. Whether you’re a toddler of an adult, everyone wants to be Batman. The best thing about the Batman costumes is that they come in all sizes from babies to adults and everything in between.

And Halloween is the best excuse to become Batman. Can you resist? Don’t miss out on getting your costume this year. Batman is very popular and selling fast. Here are the details on the different Batman costumes… Continue reading