Selecting an educational toy for children that keeps them engaged can be challenging. With the right tools, you can make the toy shopping experience a lot less stressful.
It's about that time: Ice, ice baby! There's a chill in the air, the winter months are upon us and ice skating rinks across the country are opening their gates. This, of course, keeps kids busy outside with friends while parents are bustling around buying holiday gifts, readying the house for guests and more. Ice skating is not only a great sport but also one of the best outdoor activities and winter weather pastimes for families. Whether your kid is a beginner or a star athlete, a boy or a girl, a figure skater or a hockey player, or just having fun with friends at the local frozen pond, here are the coolest ice skate styles from Amazon, Target, L.L. Bean and Urban Outfitters that any kid will covet.
Holiday toy trends for kids come and go, but there are a bunch of products on Amazon this year that we predict will remain popular for years to come. And with Black Friday deals around the corner and Cyber Monday sales hot on their heels, we expect shopping to reach peak levels earlier than ever. So get ready to stock up on the best Christmas toys now! Iconic brands like Nerf and LEGO were at the top of the list last year, but save room in your shopping cart for the latest and best new kids toys, from Fingerlings to Hatchimals to L.O.L. Surprise and more. Check out our favorite toys to buy from Amazon below.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Originally touted as a tool to help kids stay calm and focused, the fidget spinner quickly took off as one of the most sought-after toys of the year. While your kids are probably very familiar with the standard spinners, these unique fidget spinners will catch their attention and make the perfect gift.
Refresh your children's wardrobe by shopping at these stylish, yet affordable, kid clothing brands that your little one will actually love.
Acquiring all the products needed to care for your children can be expensive and overwhelming. But you can make the experience a lot less stressful for yourself and your family with quality tools and toys that can be used for all your children.
Having trouble picking out toys that your kids will love and you can feel good about buying? Let us help you with this guide to our favorite natural, sustainable, environmentally friendly toys.
Raising kids in today's world poses numerous different challenges for parents. When should your child be introduced to TV? What about the iPad or the family computer? We've rounded up safe technology products you can feel good about giving to your children.
Turn playtime into a fun teaching moment with classic, colorful Montessori toys for your tot designed to stimulate, promote creativity and develop fine motor skills. Parents will love the PVC-free materials, and kids will enjoy a hands-on learning experience playing and mastering new skills by building, sorting, counting and learning to tie, button and snap. Check out our roundup of the best Montessori toys (all under $35!) that are guaranteed to have imaginations running wild without all the bells and whistles of electronics.
Create gorgeous geometric art with Klutz's meticulously-designed gears and book of draw-right-on-'em pages. Translucent gears and ...rubber feet on the frame were engineered for maximum ease of use. Updated project ideas and a six-color quick-switch pen inspire stunning rainbow-bright spirals. Now packaged with tons of workspace and storage - perfectly sized for a zillion and one spirals. read more
Excerpt from Indian TalesOne evening, Just after we were fairly settled in our new cabin, and while we were seated at supper, ther...e appeared in the open doorway one of the oddest-looking creatures imaginable. It was a little old man, with a reddish-gray beard and long, thin hair 'of the same color; and though I was then but a boy ten years old, I can at this moment shut my eyes and recall the image distinctly. The dumpy figure standing for a moment, one foot upon the door-sill, one dirty hand resting on the casing, the greasy, patched,-old wammus, deer skin pants and big beaver cap are still vivid in my recollection.Come in, said my father, as the queer old fellow stood hesitating with a grin upon his face. -come in and have some supper.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
¡Nuestra nueva Agenda 2019 ya está aquí! Esta hermosa agenda está impresa en un interior de alta calidad con una portada inspirado...ra y divertida. Cada planificador mensual (de enero de 2019 a diciembre de 2019) contiene una descripción general del mes y una sección de notas. El planificador semanal incluyen espacios para escribir su agenda diaria, así como una lista de prioridades y tareas pendientes. Detalles de la Agenda:Planificador mensual y semanalIncluye prioridades y lista de tareas pendientes.Calendario de 12 meses: de enero de 2019 a diciembre de 2019.Semanas de domingo a sábado.Vision del 2019, Contactos, Passwords, Cumpleanos.Paginas al final para notas o apuntes, diseno tipo diario de bulletTamaño 6 x 9 pulgadas120 PáginasDiseño de cubierta de acabado mate premiumImpreso en papel de calidad.Hecho en los estados unidosPerfecto para cualquier uso. Puede usar para personal, trabajo, lista de tareas, diario pequeño para anotar el día y todos los propósitos. Todos necesitan tener el mejor planificador desde el primero del año. Regálelo para sus amigos, familiares y compañeros de trabajo, y tengan un excelente año juntos¡Toma tus bolígrafos de colores y tu cinta washi y organizémonos juntos! ¡Estas agendas también son maravillosos regalos de navidad y año nuevo para las maestras y amantes de la costura! read more
Join Matthew on an adventure, when his dog, Dodge, goes to the North Pole with Tinsel, a special elf, who gives Dodge a tour of Sa...nta's Village, introduces him to Santa Claus and all the reindeer, and fills a sack of toys for Santa Dodge to deliver to Matthew for the Toys for Tots toy drive. read more
Determined to learn to fly, Rudy adopts a hawk hoping that their kinship will bring him closer to his goal.
Count from one to ten and see how the animals are found and taken home.
Buddy, a Goffin Cockatoo parrot, greets all with his special words: Wings Up! And it’s just those words that attracts a woman to t...ake him home from the pet store. Follow Buddy’s adventures as he experiences a loving home for the first time, dances to the beat of a drum, takes his first shower, and faces the bossy stares of an African Grey Parrot. How will Buddy’s message Wings Up! — to soar through life with acceptance and joy — help him through the ups and downs of his new life? Each page is full of fun and fanciful illustrations. This 32-page picture book will be loved by children and adults. read more
Buddy, a Goffin Cockatoo Parrot, greets all with his special words, "Wings Up". Follow Buddy's adventures as he experiences a lovi...ng home for the first time, dances to the beat of a drum, takes his first shower, and faces the bossy stares of another parrot. See how his message of "Wings Up!" - to soar through life with acceptance and joy - helps him through the ups and downs of his new life. read more
A girl, a potato, and a very sad flamingo star in this charming sequel to I’m Bored by New York Times bestselling author and comed...ian Michael Ian Black and celebrated illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi.Everyone feels sad sometimes—even flamingos. Sigh. When Flamingo announces he’s feeling down, the little girl and Potato try to cheer him up, but nothing seems to work. Not even dirt! (Which usually works for Potato.) Flamingo learns that he will not always feel this way. And his friends learn that sometimes being a friend means you don’t have to cheer someone up. You just have to stick by your pal no matter how they feel. Even if they’re a potato. read more
Preparing for a baby requires a great deal of understanding, patience, and support. Our book is intended to ease the anxiety for y...oung children as they complete the "story starters" and add illustrations. read more
HeR Interactive is the leading mystery-maker and pioneer of fun and inspiring interactive entertainment. The company, with 30 awar...ds to its name, designs, develops and publishes high-quality mystery adventure games and apps, and is the world leader in the mystery games category. This success, in part, is buoyed by the ever-increasing number of girls and women becoming avid game players. Nancy Drew players now include moms who have introduced their daughters to the girl detective, making her one of history's longest-running iconic figures spanning generations. More information about the company and Nancy Drew games can be found at www.herinteractive.com. read more
Angora, I'm Knot Just Fluff, I'm Always Enough is a heartwarming yarnstale of a little bunny, Angora. With the loving support of h...er mother and grandmother Angora rises above Double Stitch Doubters and Negative Needle Naysayers to believe in herself using knitting to shine in her dance recital.The inspiring yarnstale reminds children and adults the greatest discovery you can make is to know you are always enough! read more
This coloring book was designed to go along with the book I’m Brown and I’m Pretty.Color and enjoy the story. Make sure you have t...he book I’m Brown and I’m Pretty to compare your coloring skills to the illustrators.A smart and confident little girl named Sherrita shares a little pep talk to all little brown girls in the world. Sherrita makes friends with the reader and shows them why it's important to love themselves as themselves. She teaches the reader that they are pretty in their brown skin!About the Author- Sherrita Berry-Pettus M.Ed. is a mommy, educator, and author. Mrs.Berry-Pettus is the author of Rock On With Your Afro Puffs, Smile Bright Chocolate Prince, I’m Brown and I’m Smart, and I’m Brown and I’m Pretty! For more information about Mrs. Berry-Pettus, like and check out her Facebook page - facebook.com/MrsBerryPettus. You can also follow Mrs.Berry-Pettus on Twitter @MrsBerryPettus and Instagram @mrsberrypettus . read more
What do your toys do when your back is turned? Mischief — and a bit of wish fulfillment — are in play when a ringleader teddy bear... throws a very memorable party.Have you ever wondered what stuffed animals do while their companion humans are at school? What if a teddy bear invited all his stuffed animal friends over? Imagine the wild party that might ensue, complete with jumping (a little too hard) on the bed, coloring on the walls, dressing up in Mom’s clothes, having a bubble-bath sliding contest in the hall, sledding down a “cushion mountain” on a cookie tray. . . . As adorable as it is raucous, Jancee Dunn’s whimsical tale of freedom and fun comes to vibrant life in Scott Nash’s colorful illustrations. read more
Sometimes the people, places, and things we take for granted are the things for which we need to show gratitude. I'm Thankful was ...written to remind children of some of the many things we have to be thankful for. It can be used as a teaching tool as well as a topic for family discussions. read more
A newly-hatched baby dragon is on a hilariously hungry rampage, eating everybody until she is all alone. Will she learn her lesson... and discover how to make friends? This bold and brilliant picture book is packed full of loopy laugh-out-loud moments. Just watch out for great big pink elephant! read more
This is a coloring book and is designed to go along with the book I’m Brown and I’m Smart.Color and enjoy the story. Make sure you... have the book I’m Brown and I’m Smart to compare your coloring skills to the illustrators.A smart and confident little boy named Ahmari shares a little pep talk to little brown boys in the world. Ahmari makes friends with the reader and shows them why it's important to love themselves as themselves. He teaches the reader that they can be smart and brown!About the Author- Sherrita Berry-Pettus M.Ed. is a mommy, educator, and author. Mrs.Berry-Pettus is the author of Rock On With Your Afro Puffs, Smile Bright Chocolate Prince, I’m Brown and I’m Smart, and I’m Brown and I’m Pretty! For more information about Mrs. Berry-Pettus, like and check out her Facebook page - facebook.com/MrsBerryPettus. You can also follow Mrs.Berry-Pettus on Twitter @MrsBerryPettus and Instagram @mrsberrypettus . read more
Soxy Boxy is a unique cow with a rather ""Boxy"" shape! In Soxy's quest around the farm, she asks each animal she meets three ques...tions: ""What is your name?"", ""What kind of animal are you?"" and ""What sound do you make?"" From the bright pictures to the clever rhyming, this book is sure to become a bedtime favorite for you and your little one! So kick off your shoes, find a comfy spot, and join Soxy as she learns about the farm in this vibrant children's story! read more
Julie is turning 5 and celebrating with delicious cake, colorful balloons, best friends, and fun games. The party is over and Juli...e is ready for school, but school is NOT ready for her! How could this happen? How could this be? Join Julie on her adventure as she waits for the BIG day to arrive. Hurray, you don't want to miss the big yellow bus! read more
Henry I'm 8, is a historical fiction about King Henry VIII. This is an easy read book for children teaching them the importance of... sharing and friendship. This book takes Henry and his wives and transforms them into cartoon animals that matches their personalities, physical characteristics and beliefs. Henry is a young pig at England Elementary School who gets everything he ever wanted from his father, Mr. Tudor who is the principal. Join him on his journey of making new friends and trying to learn how to get along with everyone. read more
This is a story about an adorable little girl coming of age. The toddler proclaims to her grandmother that she is not a baby anymo...re and details all of the things she can do, which prove she is indeed a big girl. Author Rosetta Johnson had to come to terms with the fact that the granddaughter, whom she affectionately called her little baby doll, was no longer the little baby she had enjoyed snuggling and swaddling. She had become an independent toddler. To cope, Rosetta decided to write a children's book to reflect on those special memories of Raegan during her baby and early toddler years. Teaming up with illustrator Alli Gildea and publisher New Dawning Publications, Rosetta's story about Raegan comes to life. Enjoy! read more
I'm supposed to be made of sugar and spice and all things nice.But I'm sweet and sourand not a little flower.I am a girl! I am a g...irl! I am a girl!Meet a little girl who's spontaneous, fast, and strong and loves winning. Sometimes she's mistaken for a boy, but she definitely isn't one! When she meets a boy who likes wearing princess dresses and playing dolls, they quickly discover shared interests and a wonderful friendship.I'm a Girl! is celebration of being who we are and not being restricted by stereotypes. Most of all it is joyful and full of energy. Be yourself - there's no one better!Award for Time For Bed, Fred!A New York Times Best Illustrated BookA New York Times Book Review Editor's ChoiceA Society of Illustrators Original Art Show Pick read more
A children's book aimed at trans and gay youth who need a character they can relate to. This book is based on the author's own chi...ldhood and represents those who are particularly unrepresented. Being free to be exactly who you feel on the inside is a human right. This book sends a message of hope and tolerance to future generations. read more
This short part is for you moms and dads that are dealing with the common fears of children from about two to seven years of age. ...The fears that your child goes through are normal; just relax and let Grandpa help. Its pretty normal for children to go through phases, being afraid of different things at different times. Alli and I will deal with the most common: monsters, the dark, clowns or people in costume, insects, medicine, and shots. They develop because youre doing a good job of exposing your children to the world around them, but as Tamar Chansky (Freeing Your Child from Anxiety) states clearly, A preschoolers imagination is really blossoming, and he can often concoct some scary explanations for things that hes not sure about. read more
This is the first in a series of books about Bailey (a golden retriever). His stories explain values and experiences and how he le...arns lessons for these things. Bailey learns about people of different types, through growing up with the family's son Eddie and others. In this story he learns love after many new important things about life in his new family, We get to enjoy his positive way of learning and the fun he has with the family and friends. He has many adventures we laugh and learn by. We also learn some new fears and how he feels safe about them. read more