Shopping for kids is my favorite. Picking out holiday gifts for children is the most fun and we had a great time selecting these top picks for you. You and your kids will love these fantastic gift ideas for all the children on your holiday shopping list. Some of these items use affiliate links, some are from our sponsors, but all are perfect for any child on your list.
Check out these awesome gifts for kids…
Reindeer In Here
REINDEER IN HERE is a brand new children’s book and plush toy that’s sure to make your family’s Christmas fun and stress free.
This new holiday tradition offers families a NEW alternative to the Elf on the Shelf.
If you don’t want to remember to move an elf around your house every night, you’ll love that REINDEER IN HERE takes all the negatives associated with Elf On The Shelf and turns them into positives. Find out how the tradition works here…
The stuffed reindeer is adorable and the book is beautifully written and illustrated. Your whole family will love the sweet story.
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Educational Yoga Mats For Kids
Teach My Yoga Mat Sets are the world’s first educational yoga mats!
Research has shown that children who move while learning may absorb more. Plus, physical activity is important for a healthy mind and body.
The mats have just won the NAPPA Parenting Product Award, Academic’s Choice Award and the Tillywig Brain Child Award.
You want your kids to be moving and learning… these fun yoga mats encourage both!
Mindful Kids from Barefoot Books
Barefoot Books introduces Mindful Kids, the one-of-a-kind mindfulness activity deck for kids age 4 to 104!
Make any moment mindful from morning to night with 5 categories of cards, designed to fit into each part of the day.
Whimsical full-color illustrations on both sides of the cards provide easy-to-follow steps for each practice. The cards and 8-page instructional booklet include tips for children of a wide range of abilities, making this deck an inclusive tool for nurturing inner peace and strength.
Mindful Kids provides exercises, meditations and visualizations that parents and children can use to cope with stressful situations together.
Little Dancer children’s clothes are made in Los Angeles with an overwhelming amount of love and attention detail.
Unlike a lot of tutus, leotards and other dance clothing, Little Dancer pieces are meant to be worn. They are perfect for everything from ballet and tumbling class to tea parties and birthday parties… and even running errands around town.
One of the most popular pieces is this pretty Maya Sweatshirt. It’s great for winter to keep little girls warm but stylish. It’s so comfortable and soft, they’ll want to wear it all the time.
That’s what makes these pieces such a lovely gift – they’re cute and stylish but comfortable enough that every young lady, ballerina or not, will want to wear this clothing everywhere.
It’s a gift they’ll love and use!
Elephant Book Club
Elephant-Books.com is a subscription book club for kids ages 0-6.
Each month, they will receive a package containing new, hard-cover books that are hand-wrapped and tied with a beautiful orange ribbon. In addition to the specially selected books, your delivery will include our Elephant-Books library kit which is designed to create special reading moments for families and deliver life-long memories that generations can enjoy.
Adults love to give books and kids love to receive packages in the mail. Start building your child’s library today!
As a special bonus offer use promo code: 5MINUTES and receive $10 off a 3-month subscription or longer.
Board Games from Winning Moves
Winning Moves has a wonderful selection of games your family will love.
For instance, Nibbled is fun game for kids ages 4 and up, but older kids and parents will still have fun. It’s a fast-paced, easy-to-learn game that starts with kids clipping 4 plastic fish onto themselves. Guess a color – flip a card. Guess correctly – unclip one fish and clip it onto an opponent. The winner is the first player to unclip all their fish.
Sleep Zzz Pillow
The Sleep Zzz Pillow is designed with a super soft cuddle fabric and allows the child to feel snuggly and safe while surrounded by their very own body pillow.
The Sleep Zzz Pillow is great for all kids ages 3 and older, but it especially helpful for those with sensory issues. Children love the 3mm pile cuddle fabric. It is super fuzzy!
Getting your children to fall asleep easily and stay asleep is really a gift for your whole family.
Tot on the Pot
Make potty training fun with Tot on the Pot.
Tot on the Pot is a fun and interactive toy that helps children understand potty training through play.
The kit comes with a parent’s guide, a fun book for the kids, a play potty, a doll (you can pick gender and skin color), and fun reward activity cards.
Baby Doll Bathtub Gift Set
JC Toys Baby Doll Bathtub Gift Set is the perfect doll for your child to play with during bath time.
This 8 piece gift set features a realistic baby doll with a soft tender face, bright happy eyes and irresistibly cute toes.
Made from non-scented and washable vinyl, the doll is soft and smooth to touch, yet durable for years. It’s water-friendly, so children ages 2 or older can safely play with doll in the bath.
Designed in Spain by JC Toys, the world’s leading doll manufacturer.
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Myfunvelope Monthly Craft Kits
Myfunvelope is an affordable craft subscription for Canadian kids.
The best Christmas gifts inspires curiosity and keep children interested and engaged. Myfunvelope craft kits do just that.
Myfunvelope is running a giveaway for their Big Christmas Gift Package. To enter click here…
Bitty Bows Boutique
Bitty Bows Boutique makes adorable hair clips that are no-slip and stay in the tiniest amount of hair. Bald babies can wear their styles!
Bitty Bows Boutique has been in business for 12 years and have hundreds of styles, some in over 40 colors!
This particular gift set is called their “Toddler Crush” pack. Moms can pick five favorite clip for $19.99, on their choice of no-clip clip. These hair clips are the perfect stocking stuffer.
GameDay Driveway Basketball Scoreboard
GameDay Driveway Basketball Scoreboard has 10 programmed games and turns a driveway basketball game into an exciting family event.
GameDay not only features a traditional scoreboard function with a game clock and game ending buzzer but adds a Free Throw contest with a 30 second countdown clock, traditional games such as HORSE and PIG with the letters spelled out and more.
Hit the score buttons and hear crowd cheers and horns celebrating.
And what would a game be without a referee to make those critical calls? GameDay comes with a “REF” button that makes the call. Players hit the “REF” button and take their chances to see if the “Ref” calls the “FOUL!” or “NO FOUL!”
Get the kids back outside with GameDay Scoreboards!
Calm Down Companion
The Calm Down Companion uses a multi-sensory approach to help children get to sleep or to a calmer state of mind when they are feeling upset. This toy was developed to help families take a positive pause while navigating emotional or stressful events.
The Calm Down Companion is a product with a purpose, in more ways than one! It is the goal of Peas & Carrots LLC to help families and the world, that is why each character they launch comes with a purpose. Check out their newest character Peaceful Puppy, with each purchase a portion of the proceeds goes to finding a cure for DIPG.
Arctic Paw Hooded Bathrobe
Aren’t these Arctic Paw Hooded Bathrobes the cutest?
These soft plush bathrobes for boys and girls are perfect for Christmas gifts.
Kids will love how cozy the plush terry fabric is. They’ll be warm and happy after their bath or swimming at a pool.
You’ll love how durable the bathrobe is and that the detailed embroidery holds up excellently even with daily use.
Available in several adorable styles including Bear, Cow, Dog, and Panda.
HD30 Volume Limiting Over Ear Kids Headset ensure your kids are listening at a safe volume. The sound level is automatically limited to 93 dB which protects children’s hearing from being hurt.
Lightweight, folding and colorful sleek design for child (ages 3 and up). The adjustable headband and soft-padded cushion ensure a perfect fit for growing kids and teens. The foldable design makes it easy to pack it in bag or school backpack. And they are available in 5 different colors.
Detachable nylon tangle-free braided cord makes it kids friendly and an additional audio cable (without microphone) is included for easy replacement.
This Christmas give your children the world!
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Soft’n Slo Squishies™
Soft’n Slo Squishies™ is the latest release from ORB and is flying of the shelves.
Squishies are a super popular online trend that, up until now, has been very difficult to find in stores.
These super slow rising squishies have a North American twist, with themes that include peanut butter sandwiches, pancakes, s’mores, and more. Squishies make a great stocking stuffer.
Educational Card Games
Set Enterprises is a leading developer of award-winning family and educational games.
Some of their most popular games are SET, Quiddler, Five Crowns, Karma and their newest game, WordSpiel. They also offer The Quiddler SHORT Word Dictionary.
There are games for all ages from children to adults and your family will love playing these games together.
Dork Diaries is one of my girls’ favorites and the latest release is book 12 in the series.
For Christmas, either get your kids the latest in their favorite series or get them started on a new series of books.
There are so many different series available these days. If your children are reluctant readers, one strategy I’ve used is to read the first book in a series aloud with my kids to get them interested. Then they are more likely to keep reading the other titles on their own.
CharMinis Deluxe Jewelry Studio
CharMinis Deluxe Jewelry Studio lets kids create their own adorable mini charms through the magic of water-activated fusing materials,
With themes like “sweet treats” (cakes, pies and ice cream cones) and “fashion icons” (hearts, stars and bows), each kit comes with hundreds of options to make colorful, sparkly tiny charms.
Kids select the charm pieces they want to combine, fuse them together with water, then stack and watch as they magically stick together. A fun Glitterizer globe allows them to add sparkle and gloss.
Then they can add the charms to bracelets and necklaces (parts included in the kit) or display on an included stand.
Little Tykes Push & Ride Racer
The Little Tykes Push & Ride Racer is perfect for new walkers or steady toddlers.
Even once kids can walk unassisted, they often love to push around their walking toys.
Featuring a low seat this racer is easy to get on and off.
Plus, there’s a seat for their favorite stuffed animal to ride along with them. Perfect for children 9 months to 3 years old.
Tegu Magbot Magnetic Wooden Block Set
The Tegu Magbot Magnetic Wooden Block Set is perfect for kids who love open-ended play. Encourages fine motor skills, pattern recognition, balance, problem solving and storytelling.
Made with premium quality materials that are naturally safe. Fully compatible with all other Tegu Magnetic Wooden Blocks.
Star Wars Galactic Heroes BB-8 Adventure Base
Do they love BB-8?
They will love being able to play with BB-8 in droid mode or they can open him up to play with a fun playset! This Star Wars Galactic Heroes BB-8 Adventure Base includes Rey & BB-8 figures. Lights, sounds, and the base launches 4 projectiles.
Great gift idea for a star wars fan!
Learning Resources Puzzle Globe
This Learning Resources Puzzle Globe is a fun, engaging way to encourage children (as young as 3) to learn more about geography.
Challenging puzzle, teaches continent names, the oceans famous landmarks, and more!
Mega Fossil Mine
This Mega Fossil Mine is from National Geographic and is great fun for kids.
They will be so excited to excavate REAL 15 million-year-old fossils.
I love giving these types of activities as Christmas gifts because kids can spend time during the holiday working on the project.
It comes with a learning guide so you know exactly what you dig up!
The Movie Making Book
Give your kids the skills to start making their own videos.
The Movie Making Book: Skills and Projects to Learn and Share will get your kids behind the camera creating videos.
This clear, easy-to-follow guide is geared towards 7 to 12 year olds and includes fun games and mini-projects that will teach all the techniques your kids need to get started making movies.
They’ll learn and practice basic shots such as establishing shots and close-ups; creative shots such as high and low angles; panning and tracking; special effects tricks; storytelling skills; the basic techniques of editing; and much more.
Polly Pineapple Teether
Polly Pineapple is an all-natural premium rubber teething toy that soothes a child’s gums through all stages of the teething process. She is completely free of dangerous chemicals like BPA, PVC and phthalates.
Each Polly Pineapple is hand-painted with food-grade paint, so she is safe for babies to chew on to their heart’s content. Polly is multi-textured – her crown and feet can be used to soothe those hard-to-reach back molars and her textured fruit body and smooth hands are perfect for front teeth.
For every Polly Pineapple sold, gnomgnoms pledges a donation to a leading national hunger non-profit to feed a hungry child for a week – which is equivalent to 21 meals.
Baby Babbles Bibs
Check out Baby Babbles Bibs on Amazon. Not only are they safe and SO easy to clean, they are witty and fun. Are you tired of wasting energy and wash loads on cleaning bibs?
You can just run these under warm water or with a little soap and they are ready for the next feeding. Use your amazon prime account for free shipping!
Magic Imagine Mermaid Bracelet
These Magic Mermaid Bracelets are made with reversible sequins and velvet lining.
“Move over fidget spinners, mermaid bracelets are set to be the newest schoolyard accessory that can provide some sensory distraction for kids who need it, and they are way less annoying.” – Red Tricycle
Parents say these bracelets are calming; relaxing; focuses him/her; a heathy alternative to screentime; addictive; fashionable and fun.
More Gift Guides
Find more gift ideas and to enter to win more prizes, see all our guides…
- Holiday Gift Guide for Women
- Holiday Gift Guide for Men
- Holiday Gift Guide for Kids
- Holiday Gift Guide for Teens
- Holiday Gift Guide for Grandparents
- Holiday Gift Guide for Pets
- Holiday Gift Guide for Teachers
- Holiday Gift Guide – Stocking Stuffers
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