So you've got the Playstation 4; now, which games are you supposed to get? Picking out the best video games for kids can be challenging—that's why we've rounded up the top PlayStation kids games and ranked them by age appropriateness and ease of play.
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.
Favorite teachers deserve a little something special this time of year. It could be a gift for their desk or classroom that adds a bit of flair, or even just a relaxing item they can enjoy at home. Planners, calendars and journals are always useful, as are cute and funny gifts that make them giggle. Teachers' gifts are a thoughtful way to show your appreciation for someone — including a coach, babysitter, day care staff member or nanny — who goes out of their way to care for and brighten your child's day. Check out some of top choices for teacher Christmas gifts from Amazon, Anthropologie, Uncommon Goods and more.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Target was a go-to for the trendiest Christmas toys last year, and you can expect even more of the same great Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales on kids' favorite brands in 2018. From Air Hogs to Peppa Pig and PAW Patrol playsets, it won't be hard to fulfill your child's wish list with a shopping trip to Target. Last year, Nintendo and LEGO were favorite toymakers for Target shoppers, and this year the virtual toy chest is loaded with options from Baby Alive, KumiKreator, Crate Creatures and more. Have a look through our favorite Christmas toys from Target below.
So you're ready to buy a laptop for your child—but which laptop is best for kids? It depends on what you're looking for. From rugged but affordable laptops to more expensive personal computers for kids, these are the best options out there.
Create the Ultimate Gaming Experience with These Walmart Deals on TVs, Video Game Consoles, Headsets and More
Whether you're setting up an entire game room or just a small part of a bedroom, splurging on the finer details can make game play that much more exciting. From the best video game consoles to the top bundles and accessories, we found exactly what you need for the ultimate gaming experience. Snatch up these amazing early Black Friday deals from Walmart.
Most kids love video games — and most parents wish their kids would spend more time learning. Why not the best of both worlds? These educational video games for kids of all ages will help your little ones build usable skills like math, history, language, problem-solving and more!
Scratch "cuddly pets" off your Christmas toy list and snag one of these hilariously ferocious monsters instead. Grumblies are the fuming counterparts to Skyrocket Toys' sweet Pomsies. Each character has its own personality and design, plus over 40 fierce sounds and reactions. Tremor, Hydro, Bolt and Scorch will be your kid's best friend — until the fiery creature reaches full-on meltdown mode, of course. A Grumblies' short-fuse is something every parent and child knows a little bit about. These hot-headed and mischievous electronic plush toys are a major toy trend for kids this Christmas, so you might not want to wait for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Buy one (or the whole group!) and get early savings from Amazon and Walmart now.
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.
There are times when we don't want glitter or ruffles or confusing designs splattered all over our kids' clothes. That's why we love Primary. Their clothes are basic and simple and can be worn over and over again. Another reason we love Primary? They're also making Halloween easy by inspiring parents to take matters into their own hands to create clever and adorable DIY Halloween costumes without having to pick up a needle and thread. Best of all, the costumes can have a second life—the hoodie your little guy wore for his dragon costume can be the same hoodie he wears to school the following week — minus the scales, of course. Scroll to see our favorite Primary DIY costume picks, along with details on how to make them and where to buy the essential pieces.
Easy Peasy is een kookboek voor ouders van de allerkleinsten (0-4). Bomvol recepten die naast gezond, voedzaam en smaakvol ook gem...akkelijk te maken zijn. Ook geeft Easy Peasy inspiratie en houvast om slimme keuzes te maken en zo je baby, dreumes of peuter een gezonde basis te geven. Easy Peasy is daarnaast een handleiding voor ouders op het gebied van eetgedrag. Waarom is het beter om te beginnen met het geven van groente in plaats van fruit? Wat is het voordeel van een suikervrije start? En hoe overleef je de twee-is-nee-fase? Met een uitgebreide filosofie, eenvoudige foodrules, leuke tips, realistische alternatieven en heel veel gemakkelijke recepten. ‘Een must have voor alle (aanstaande) vaders en moeders die hun kind een gezonde basis willen meegeven.’ JAMIE MAGAZINE ‘Het is lang geleden dat we zó ontzettend enthousiast waren over een Nederlands kookboek!’ MONIQUE VAN LOON, CULY.NL read more
Caring for a baby or small child with food sensitivities is never fun-especially if you have no idea what the culprit is. Meet Jen...nifer and Tanya: two modern mamas with a combined seven children and twenty-five years’ worth of experience in navigating the problem of what to feed a baby with an uncooperative digestive tract.Written in frank, humorous language displaying a boisterous passion for real food, this book schools readers on what some common food offenders are, why food sensitivities are more prevalent now than in the past, secrets to assembling the perfect pantry, and how to cook one meal that will nourish anyone from six months to sixty years with simple, wholesome ingredients.Here are fifty plant-based, gluten-free, easily digestible recipes that are not only nutritious, delicious, and kind to your little one’s gut, but are also appropriate for the entire family. There are even a handful of natural food remedies for teething pain, fevers, cold and flu, and more. From yam medallions to strawberry-chia spread, carrot-ginger swirl pancakes to chamomile teething treats, Baby Nosh will simplify mealtimes and help your baby or toddler thrive!Skyhorse Publishing, along with our Good Books and Arcade imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of cookbooks, including books on juicing, grilling, baking, frying, home brewing and winemaking, slow cookers, and cast iron cooking. We’ve been successful with books on gluten-free cooking, vegetarian and vegan cooking, paleo, raw foods, and more. Our list includes French cooking, Swedish cooking, Austrian and German cooking, Cajun cooking, as well as books on jerky, canning and preserving, peanut butter, meatballs, oil and vinegar, bone broth, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home. read more
Are you tired from all the chemicals and artificial ingredients that were added or introduced to the food supply in the supermarke...t?How's that going to affect your baby's well being?If you want you baby to grow stronger, healthier and not getting sick, then you should consider this baby food cookbook.Most of the recipes require 10 minutes or less to make without any special preparations. All the ingredients are natural and easy to consume without chemicals or artificial ingredients.All recipes are perfect for 5+ months old babies. If your baby is less than 5 months old, please do not use the recipes in this book.This cookbook introduces the easiest and the most healthiest approach to prepare baby food without losing the nutrients while cooking.Grab your copy now! read more
Give your child a healthy start with naturally delicious baby food!You want the best for your baby, starting with wholesome, healt...hy food. Preparing organic baby food helps ensure good nutrition, and it's not time-consuming or complicated--all you need is a little planning. The Everything Organic Baby Meals Cookbook will teach you all you need to know about organics and how to prepare all-natural meals for your baby. This cookbook is packed with hundreds of ideas for food your baby will love, including:Baby's First Rice CerealPear Mango PureeMango, Peach, and Rice CerealChicken, Papaya, and Nutmeg MashHomemade ApplesauceCouscous with Grated Zucchini and CarrotsTomato and Orzo SoupSpaghetti Squash with Italian HerbsLearn how to shop economically, find the best organic foods, and prepare the freshest, tastiest meals. Feeding your little one couldn't be easier! read more
Katy the snowplow was always waiting for her big chance to help. But with winters that usually didn’t hold a lot of snow, Katy did...n’t have much opportunity to shine. Then a blizzard blankets the city and everyone is relying on Katy for help. This tale from the Caldecott Medal winner Virginia Lee Burton is an enduring winter favorite! Now with large sturdy pages, excellent for reading aloud with little ones. Look for the companion oversize board book Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel. read more
In this paperback edition of Katy and the Big Snow, complete with CD audio recording, Katy, a brave and untiring tractor, who push...es a bulldozer in the summer and a snowplow in the winter, makes it possible for the townspeople to do their jobs. read more
Katy, a brave and untiring tractor, who pushes a bulldozer in the summer and a snowplow in the winter, makes it possible for the t...ownspeople to do their jobs.In 2009, we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of Virginia Lee Burton's birth. As part of this celebration a glitter-cover edition of Katy and the Big Snow, complete with snowy stickers, has been created. In this enduring winter favorite from the Caldecott Medal winner Burton, Katy the snowplow finally gets her chance to shine when a blizzard blankets the city and everyone is relying on Katy to help dig out. This new paperback is perfect for gift giving. Children love sharing Katy’s shining moment of glory and will inevitably admire her “chug, chug, chug” endurance. read more
Katy, a brave and untiring tractor, who pushes a bulldozer in the summer and a snowplow in the winter, makes it possible for the t...ownspeople to do their jobs. read more
Jan Brett's bestselling snowy "Goldilocks" retelling is now available in this popular large, durable format. Painted in her signat...ure style, the familiar story and depiction of playful Arctic animals and birds dressed in colorful Inuit costumes make this classic tale a perfect choice for Jan’s youngest fans. read more
A board book edition of a beloved Dr. Seuss book—now in a larger size! Teeth—they come in handy when you chew or smile! In Dr. S...euss’s hilarious ode to teeth, little ones will laugh out loud as they find out all the things teeth can do and how to take care of them so they last a lifetime! With charming illustrations by Joe Mathieu, this abridged super-simple, super-sturdy board book edition will delight babies and toddlers as they learn about their bodies. read more
A beloved board book—now in a larger trim size! “I see a nose on every face. I see noses every place!” Noses come in all shapes,... colors, and sizes and are handy to have for sniffling, smelling, and . . . playing horns? This simple, sometimes silly story offers little ones a first ode to the nose and all that it does. This super-simple, super-sturdy board book edition of The Nose Book is now available in a bigger size! With charming illustrations by Joe Mathieu, this abridged version of the original Bright and Early Book—edited by Dr. Seuss—is the perfect way for babies and toddlers to learn about their bodies! read more
A slip-cased set of board books about eyes, feet, noses, and toeses! The four larger board books in this sturdy slip-case are Th...e Foot Book by Dr. Seuss, The Eye Book by Dr. Seuss, The Tooth Book by Dr. Seuss, and The Nose Book by Al Perkins. Adapted for babies and toddlers from Dr. Seuss's Bright and Early book line, each of these books is filled with rollicking rhymes and clear, colorful illustrations by Dr. Seuss and Joe Mathieu. Perfect gifts for little ones as they explore the world—starting with themselves! read more
When her friend Kay is kidnapped by the mysterious Snow Queen, Gerda decides to look for him no matter where the search might take... her. She will experience many adventures during her journeymeeting animals that can speak and crossing paths with a princess, a gang of thieves, and even a magician! Will Gerda's quest be successful?"Italian illustrator Baroni’s background in character design brings a fantasy aesthetic to Godeau’s retelling of this Andersen fairy tale. [...]Baroni’s most remarkable creation is the Snow Queen’s black castle, shown on the endpapers; soaring up from two mountain peaks, it features a dizzying aerial bridge and dozens of lit windows. For an older audience, this is a version of the tale that offers a bit of an edge, visually bridging the worlds of classic fairy tales and game culture. Ages 7up."-- Publishers Weekly read more
Illus. in full color. Three brave little bears explore the inside of a mysterious old tree and go into, up, through, over, down, a...nd out. From the Hardcover edition. read more
Your first year at the Elemental College has been disappointing. They taught you to light a flickering flame at the tip of your fi...nger, but you've spent much more time reading books than learning powerful spells as future great wizards like you should. So when you heard about the Big Book of Madness hidden in the great school library, you couldn't help but to sneak in and peek in this intriguing tome in spite of the warnings. When you slowly lift the cover of the terrible book, dozens of dreadful creatures rush out, threatening to destroy the world itself! This was your mistake, and only you can fix it now! Learn from the library to fight back against the monsters, and try not to sink into insanity. read more
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Take a journey to the misty Scottish Isle of Struay, where there's a very special welcome waiting for you from everyone's favorite... redhead—Katie Morag McColl! Whether Katie's baking a cake, searching for treasure on the seashore, delivering the mail, or rescuing a baby seal, there's always plenty of excitement and things to do. read more
Is that a little boat, or a huge ship? Is that a small house, or a small house being hoisted by a giant crane? Each spread of this... cleverly designed board book reveals a surprising size opposite that makes for a novel way for toddlers to learn about... read more
This is the perfect book for kids who love animals. On the big, sturdy board pages, they'll discover bright, bold photographs of a...ll different kinds of animals, from pets to farm animals to birds. Each has their name written underneath, so that children can learn what they're called, build their animal vocabulary, and start to develop word and picture association. read more
The classic Christmas book "Dream Snow" from Eric Carle is all about an old farmer ready for a long winter's nap without any snow ...on the ground. So, the wizened old man dreams about a snowstorm in a Santa-like way. read more
"Students who are wild about penguins and classrooms doing units on them will find THE EMPEROR'S EGG an action-packed read."— SCHO...OL LIBRARY JOURNALCan you imagine spending the winter outdoors in Antarctica without anything at all to eat? That’s just what the male Emperor penguin does. While his mate is off swimming in the ocean and catching loads of fish, he stands around in the freezing cold with an egg on his feet for two whole months, keeping it warm and waiting for it to hatch. This charming, oversize picture book is full of fabulous facts about nature’s most devoted dad.Back matter includes an index. read more
Books : The Big Bug Log (A Bugsy Bug Adventure) (Board book)
From American ants to zebras with zithers, kids will love exploring the alphabet in this classically creative P. D. Eastman alphab...et book. read more
The startling new novel from a brilliant young Irish novelist on the rise, who "has a sensational gift for a sentence" (Colum McCa...nn on Red Sky in Morning).In Donegal in the spring of 1945, a farmhand runs into a burning barn and does not come out alive. The farm's owner, Barnabas Kane, can only look on as his friend dies and all 43 of his cattle are destroyed in the blaze.Following the disaster, the bull-headed and proudly self-sufficient Barnabas is forced to reach out to the community for assistance. But resentment simmers over the farmhand's death, and Barnabas and his family begin to believe their efforts at recovery are being sabotaged.Barnabas is determined to hold firm. Yet his teenage son struggles under the weight of a terrible secret, and his wife is suffocated by the uncertainty surrounding their future. As Barnabas fights ever harder for what is rightfully his, his loved ones are drawn ever closer to a fate that should never have been theirs.In The Black Snow, Paul Lynch takes the pastoral novel and--with the calmest of hands---tears it apart. With beautiful, haunting prose, Lynch illuminates what it means to live through crisis, and puts to the test our deepest certainties about humankind. read more
Forced to wear her too-big coat to school, Katie is amazed when a gust of wind rushes up her sleeves, sweeps her into the air, and... takes her on a delightful adventure. read more
Read this sweet New York Times bestselling series from the author of If You Give a Pig a Pancake, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, If... You Give a Mouse a Brownie, and other beloved books. The Jellybeans are back—this time in the library stacks to discover the varied and wonderful world of reading. When the Jellybeans go to the library to do research for book reports on the things they enjoy, Bitsy, who loves books more than anyone, is excited to bring her friends to her favorite place. Emily, who loves to dance, finds a book on ballet, Nicole, who loves sports, finds a book on soccer, and Anna, who loves art, finds a book on famous painters. But what about Bitsy? Can she find the perfect book, too? This energizing book promotes a love of reading by proving that there is the perfect book for everyone. Just as jellybeans are all different flavors but go great together, the girls again use their different strengths and talents to work as a team and make their school Book Bonanza a success. F&P level: K F&P genre: F read more