Christmas Holiday Shopping Guide

To help you with your holiday shopping, we have put together this fantastic selection of gift ideas for the entire family. Today’s Woman Christmas gift guide incorporates different products that are sure to top kids’ wish lists as well as gift ideas for adults too. We hope these top holidays toys and other wonderful gift ideas will help make your holiday shopping a breeze. Be sure to browse the rest of Today’s Woman to find reviews on many of the items featured here. If you have a product you would like to feature here, please use our contact form and we just might feature it.

tokidoki - Donutella 8.5inAurora World

Cute plush toys are the ultimate comfort and soft luxury for babies, toddlers, children and seniors. Browse Aurora World for a huge selection of stuffed toys including Fat Cats, Sea Sparkles, Aurora Flopsie or everyone’s favorite- classic Precious Moments. Perhaps you prefer to choose unique tokidoki – Donutella, YooHoo friend Blizzee Arctic Bunny or a Fancy Pals Seahorse set .

Website: http://www.auroragift.com

Whiffer Sniffers

Whiffer Sniffers
You have to catch a whiff of the original Whiffer Sniffers. Whiffer Sniffers are amazingly scented collectible plush characters with personality and charm. Each character’s scent matches their appearance. The strawberry smells like strawberries! The popcorn smells like popcorn! The chili pepper smells like…chili?!?! The fragrances are produced in the U.S., so you know they’re good. In fact, they’re so good that they will last for years. Kids won’t be able to resist them. They will collect’ em, give’ em and trade’ em. They’re so much fun!

Website: http://www.whiffersniffers.com

Kiss Naturals

Kiss Naturals
Kiss Naturals carries a large line of DIY kits that include Hair Chalk, Lava Lip Gloss, Moisturizer Cream, Bath Fizzie and Glycerine Soap. The thing we really love about Kiss Naturals is that not only do the craft kits include everything you need to make the item, but all the ingredients are natural. They do not add fillers, additives, dyes or synthetics to any of their products.

Website: http://kissnaturals.com

Lottie


This upcoming holiday season are you parents ( grandparents) looking for an alternative to Barbie? Good news! Lottie is a fairly new range of dolls, providing girls age 3 to 9 with an alternative to the popular Barbie doll line. Check out these fun dolls and accessories.

Website: http://www.lottie.com

Thames & Kosmos MAGIC Hat

Thames & Kosmos MAGIC Hat
Enter the world of magic and sorcery! With the magic hat and rabbit puppet, as well as more than 40 other magic props, kids can learn and perform 35 different magic tricks. Make your magic wand float, bend, and grow. Pull a rabbit from a seemingly empty hat. Make cards grow and shrink. Use X-ray vision to magically see symbols through a solid, opaque surface. Use the included manual to learn all these tricks and more in three easy steps. With some practice, it becomes easy to stage a magic show filled with fun and successful tricks that will amaze your audience! For one magician and many audience members. MSRP $29.95; ages 6+

Website: Thames & Kosmos MAGIC Hat

Squish-Dee-Lish

Squish-Dee-Lish
These adorable, slow-rising squishables are the latest trend in blind bag collectible toys. Combining two of everyone’s favorite things – animals and desserts – Squish-Dee-Lish are cute enough to eat! With 24 unique characters to collect, kids can squish and watch as it slowly rises back to form for hours of endless entertainment.

Website: Squish-Dee-Lish

Dr. Beaker Dr. Collection

Dr. Beaker
Stir up excitement in the third installment to the Dr. Collection! In this logic race, players move molecules around the compartments of their beaker to try and match solutions on flipped challenge cards. Players must think quickly and work fast as they rearrange the molecules with their stirring rods. The first to finish wins the card as a point! A special rotating platform at the bottom of the beaker makes this race unlike one you’ve ever tried!

Website: Dr. Beaker

Tricky Trunks

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The elephants are out and they want to play! Race to pick up the balls with the elephant toys, following the rules of the challenge cards. Work quickly but be careful, the rolling balls can sometimes be tricky to pick-up. Tricky Trunks promotes dexterity and motor skill development, and is sure to provide elephant-sized excitement!

Website: Tricky Trunks

Getta1Games

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At Getta1Games they believe in the simple idea that games should be fun! Whether you’re looking for quality wooden games, exceptional educational games, or some cool and quirky gift games, they’ve got ‘em! Their games connect friends and family like nothing else.

Website: Getta1Games

Igloo Mania

Igloo Mania
Igloo Mania is fun game that requires a steady hand! Keep your cool! Don’t let the pressure and tension get to you or Parka Pete could fall to his feet – straight through the igloo! Parka Pete has finally placed his last block of ice to complete his igloo. But those pesky penguins have to ruin everything! They’re playing a game with their ice picks and pulling out the ice blocks, unbeknownst to Parka Pete. Don’t be the penguin who lets him fall into his igloo – or you’ll be the losing penguin and Parka Pete will have to start his igloo all over again. A game easy enough for the kids to set up and play on their own, but a fun enough game that even the adults will want to play!

Website: Igloo Mania

The Cube & Pyramid $24.99 Ages 5-12

The Cube & Pyramid
Strictly Briks allows kids to build in all directions with 3D add-ons. The Cube includes six hinged double sides plates that connect to allow you to design all sorts of creations! Each plate has one side for standard briks and the other side for large briks. Use for creative play, then storage when playtime is over. Patent Pending.

Website: The Cube & Pyramid