Walmart recently released its top contenders for best Christmas toys of 2018, just in time for Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales. Brands like Power Rangers, Jurassic World, Transformers and Play-Doh are perennial favorites on our must-have kids toy list. But this year, we're equally excited about the comeback of Polly Pocket, as well as some newer trendy toys from Little Live Pets, Pomsie and Grumblies. Hold onto your pocketbooks and ready your wallets, because Walmart is stocked up with the most in-demand toy brands and products this year. Peruse our top kids toy choices below.
The only thing that comes close to competing with grandma's kisses or big bear hugs from grandpa is still being small enough to climb into their laps for a cuddle and a story. This selection of sweet picture books available on Amazon celebrates the special bond between grandparents and their grandchildren by teaching little ones just how much they are loved. Below, our favorite books for grandparents to read to their grandchildren.
Summer vacation means one thing: Your yard is about to become a sea of kids' toys that have found a new home in the outdoors. If you're struggling to keep up with the chaos, shop this list of genius finds from Houzz that make staying organized a breeze.
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.
So, your baby wants a fur baby, but they're just not ready for the real deal? Don't fret — get them a FurReal Pet! These imaginative, interactive plush animals continue their reign as one of the top-selling Christmas toys for kids in 2018. These fuzzy favorites were tops last year, and with their superior range of options, sound-and-movement combinations and adorable features, we predict they'll charm you — and Santa too! The FurReal pack includes cuties like StarLily the Unicorn, Ricky the Trick-Lovin' Pet, Ivory the Playful Tiger and many more. Amazon and Walmart both have FurReal Pets in stock at the moment, but some of the best-sellers are getting shopped-and-adopted fast. We say maybe don't wait for Black Friday or Cyber Monday, especially since you can get such sweet deals on these FurReal Pets now.
You may not be looking forward to the ridiculously low temps this year, but don't let that keep your kids from enjoying the winter weather. Bundle them up in style with cold-weather gear from Abercrombie Kids. The selection of coats, sweaters, scarves and more — including a velvet puffer, sequined unicorn sweater and Star Wars hoodie — will keep them looking cool and feeling comfy and warm all winter long. Shop our favorite looks below, and don't forget to check out Abercrombie Kids' $15 & Under Comfy-Cozy Styles.
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Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
Homework can be a stressful affair for everyone involved. Juggling after-school activities, meal prep and housework, it often takes a village to get reading assignments, flashcards and worksheets completed at a decent hour. We've yet to find out how to make schoolwork magically disappear altogether, but we can tip parents off on how to make the situation more manageable. Here's how to create a quiet, supervised and streamlined area where kids can study at home.
Does wearing a matching family pajama set for the holidays just sound like something your home crew would so do? Whether it's for the holiday card, the grandparents or Instagram, this is a Christmas trend the whole clan can get behind — and then get into bed! While some families have been wearing their comfy group onesies since Halloween (think: superhero pajama sets or a family of dreamy dragons), others are just getting into the flannel pajamas mode now. We've scoured through all the family pajama set reviews out there on every site from Target to Amazon to Nordstrom and can say with confidence that these cozy Disney, Harry Potter, Rudolph and Christmas-themed sets are, well, the cat's pajamas. Shop this cozy sleepwear now.
Pokémon video games are a classic favorite for kids and parents alike. The games center around fictional creatures that can be trained for battle and evolve into bigger, better versions. Pokémon games feature only mild cartoon violence, are rated E for everyone and are compatible with Nintendo gaming consoles and Android or iOS devices.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
Subscription boxes are the perfect gift for the fun-loving kiddos in your life. With options including everything from science to cooking, kids will love receiving their very own monthly packages filled with fun activities and toys. Don't know which subscription to choose? Read on to discover 12 of our favorites.
If you're on the hunt for the perfect ugly Christmas sweater for kids, have we got a gift for you! From dinosaurs to reindeers to the beloved Grinch, we've rounded up the weirdest, funniest holiday sweaters for babies, toddlers and big kids. Shop some of our favorite ugly finds for your little cutie below.
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The Joker(played by Jared Leto is The Joker, main enemy of Batman, who is trying to save his love Harley Quinn. This Bleacher Crea...tures Plush Figure is great for inspiration and fun. read more
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The Joker(played by Jared Leto is The Joker, main enemy of Batman, who is trying to save his love Harley Quinn. This Bleacher Crea...tures Plush Figure is great for inspiration and fun. ---- Bleacher Creatures are officially licensed true-to-life 10" plush figures that stand on their own and make the perfect gift. Bleacher Creatures turn the greatest athletes and entertainment icons into characters, even friends, whom you can hang out with anytime, anywhere. read more
Bleacher Creatures presents all your favorite characters from the hit movie Suicide Squad as fun, collectible plush figures! Able ...to stand on its own at 7-inches tall, this plush depicts Jared Leto as The Joker, the main enemy of Batman! Bleacher Creatures are soft for cuddling, great for playing, and awesome for displaying! Collect them all! read more
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Justice has a bad side and The Joker is on it. DC Comics fans of all ages will love this 12" Super-Villain figure from the new Sui...cide Squad movie. The sinister prankster has just been released from prison and is superbly rendered in 12" scale with 12 points of articulation for dynamic action and display. His richly authentic, true to movie features include green hair, signature suit, evilly amused expression, life-like sculpting and high paint operations with the fine details collectors seek. The Joker figure is ready to wage epic damage. You can add battle thrills with Super-Villains Deadshot and Harley Quinn. Other figures sold separately, subject to availability. Colors and decorations may vary. read more
When the government releases the worst prisoners to become a task force for good, anything goes. Inspired by the new Suicide Squad... movie, this compelling 6" The Joker figure features 18+ powerful points of articulation, true to movie details, iconic tattoos, green hair, purple suit, gloves and his evilly amused expression. It also comes with a Collect and Connect bonus leg piece that, when added to other figures' pieces, creates a 7" Killer Croc figure! You can also choose Deadshot, Boomerang, Katana and Harley Quinn and recreate the movie's epic mayhem and new crime fighting thrills. Each figure sold separately, subject to availability. Colors and decorations may vary. read more
DC Comic's Joker Suicide Squad Pewter Lapel pin makes a great gift for any Suicide Squad Joker fan out there.
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Bring home this Darkseid 10" plush figure, one of the scariest villains of the DC Universe. ---- Bleacher Creatures are officially... licensed true-to-life 10" plush figures that stand on their own and make the perfect gift. Bleacher Creatures turn the greatest athletes and entertainment icons into characters, even friends, whom you can hang out with anytime, anywhere. read more
This Metals Suicide Squad 4" Figure depicts one of pop culture's favorite villains, the Joker. It sports the character's signature... look and green hair from the movie and makes a bold addition to a fan's collection. Weighing it at half a lb, this sturdy Joker DC Action figure is over 50 percent die-cast and features premium paint quality and craftsmanship. It comes packaged in a matching window box that can be used for display or long-term safekeeping. This piece is part of a unique series that includes an assortment of Suicide Squad action figures (each listed separately). read more
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From Suicide Squad, Joker, as a travel sized plush Mopeez from Funko! Plush stands 4.5 inches. Check out the other Suicide Squad M...opeez from Funko! Collect them all! read more
This Deadshot plush figure is weighted on the bottom to retain a slouchy posture and adorable frustration.