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.
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.
After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
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.
Stuck scrambling for a last minute Christmas gift for a kid on your list? Check out these awesome Amazon finds under $25—and if you're a Prime member, they'll ship for free in two days. Avoid the rush and long lines at stores and order these toys online instead! Make all of their holiday dreams come true on a tight schedule with a range of awesome, affordable gifts kids will love, including educational LEGO sets, collectible Hatchimal figurines, creative Pokemon toys and more.
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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What's worse than picking out a Christmas gift for picky tweens? Picking one out last minute! Thankfully, Amazon Prime's two-day shipping makes last minute purchases a piece of cake—and we have the whole great gift thing covered. Check out this selection of awesome, affordable last minute Christmas gifts tweens will love, from 'Star Wars' LEGO sets to mermaid-inspired sequin bags to the latest, greatest replacement for last year's fidget spinners.
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!
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.
Hooray for snow days! That brisk chill in the air signals that it's time to bundle up the kids in warm winter gear and get outdoors for some cool family fun and winter activities. Way better than riding in a one-horse open sleigh, soaring downhill on the slickest sledding equipment is guaranteed to be a blast! Easy to pack for a trip to the park, our top picks of sleds, saucers, tubes, and toboggans are great for gliding through the season. Be sure to have helmets handy to keep the little ones safe, and enjoy the ride!
Introducing the Swagger Pro 3 electric scooter. With a lightweight, folding design, smooth, powerful motor and intelligent feature...s like cruise control, rear suspension and built-in USB charging, getting around just got better. Thanks to a 250-watt... read more
Get to work all around the construction zone with this sturdy, colorful construction site rug! Durably made to look great for coun...tless playtimes to come, the woven rug with a skid-proof backing comes with three wooden construction vehicles and features details like a crane, wheelbarrows, barriers, cones, and roads to accommodate all kinds of vehicles, play people, and more! With this rug, there are lots of ways to learn and play. Ages: 3+ Years read more
Activity rug and with both town and country scenes and 49 wooden play piecesIncludes 15 vehicles, 8 town buildings, 8 farm structu...res, 6 animals, 7 people, 4 traffic signs, bridgePlay figures match buildings and vehicles (for instance, police officer, police car, and police station)Soft rug is machine washable and features skid-proof backing and reinforced border bindingAges 3+; rug: 39” x 36” (100 cm x 91 cm)About Melissa & Doug Melissa & Doug toys are designed to nurture childhood wonder. From classic wooden toys to inventive crafts, pretend play, and games, Melissa & Doug products inspire creativity and imagination in children throughout the world. The thoughtfully designed toys spark free play that’s full of joy and rich with learning. Since the company’s founding more than 25 years ago, Melissa & Doug has consistently delivered innovative products with a commitment to uncompromising quality, safety, service, and value. Because high-quality playthings should be accessible to all, Melissa & Doug strives to share its passion for play with kids everywhere.Countless Ways to Play We make toys and other products that offer #CountlessWaysToPlay. We believe the best playthings are often simple concepts that inspire children to come up with their own twists. With everything we create, we hope to encourage: • FREE PLAY • CREATIVITY • IMAGINATION • LEARNING • DISCOVERY read more
Product Description Enjoy hours of fun and learning with the Mini Black Light (Assorted Colors). Light up activities in the dark w...ith this 6-inch flashlight and black light. Handheld unit features an incandescent bulb flashlight and a tube black light. Change between flashlight and black light functions easily with the dual function switch. Power the unit with 4 AA batteries (not included). This toy is recommended for ages 3 years and up. From the Manufacturer This dual function Mini Black Light from is a 6" flashlight and also a black light. Hand held and requires 4 "AA" batteries-not included. Assorted colors. read more
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Realistic masks that allow a child's imagination to run wild! Fun face masks that slip onto the head and stay in place with the fa...bric covered headband. Press the nose to hear the realistic animal sound. Furree Faces promote storytelling and role play. Masks are perfect for parties, classroom activities and more. Kids can show off their stripes with this zebra mask! Collect all the animals. Surface washable with a non-replaceable battery included. Age 3 and up. read more
Let your imagination run wild! Fabric-covered headbands that have fun animal faces and make realistic animal noises! Surface washa...ble.Package Quantity : 1 read more
Kids can play and enjoy learning the basics of counting, addition and sortingwith "Counting Bears" by Small World Toys. One teddy,... two teddies, red teddy,blue teddy! Join the bears, pop them into the board spaces and add them up!The set come with game... read more
Press it's tummy and it will make noises like a real baby! doll: 14.57", soft bodied baby doll with car seat ! over 18 months.
Lion Stuffed Toy: This realistic stuffed lion comes in a sitting pose and makes a perfect gift for any animal lover! Lion Stuffed ...Animal highlights the endearing looks and poses of a young animal. Each hang tag tells a story of the animal as a youngster! read more
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Your young ones can truly "Discover Colors" playing with this entertaining set of Ryan's Room Puzzles collection by Small World To...ys. Game features four puzzles with delightfully realistic photographs; each containing 4 pieces and colors: green, blue, red and yellow. Engaging and interactive, Discover Colors helps kids develop sorting and matching skills plus hand-eye coordination. Suitable for children age 3 years and up. Play is fundamental to each child's development; this core philosophy at Small World Toys pushes us to create and design even more inventive, engaging kids' products. Small World Toys: Making dreams come true since 1962. read more
The kids enjoy sprawling-out and fitting together our Barnyard Life Floor Puzzle: part of the Ryan's Room Puzzle collection by . T...his convenient, easy-to-carry box of assorted sections snappily converts into giant 30-piece puzzle featuring Lions,... read more
Small World Toys presents "Number Rings" as part of the Learning Collection; a game of arithmetic for the whole family. Capture th...e 18 posts with rings by calculating values on the dice: adding, subtracting, multiplying, division, and more! This is fun for math beginners and whiz adults alike. Set comes with game board, 80 rings, 4 trays, plus 3 dice and is set for 2-4 players. Suitable for children age 8 years and up Play is fundamental to each child's development; this core philosophy at Small World Toys pushes us to create and design even more inventive, engaging kids' products. Small World Toys: Making dreams come true since 1962. read more
Rattles strengthen a child's motor skill development encouraging them to grasp, shake and explore! Its classic design introduces g...rouping and counting concepts. It also aids hand/eye coordination. Company Profile Tolo Toys is the unmistakable collection of developmental toys which offers unsurpassed educational benefit for children during their formative years. Everything in the Tolo range of products is designed with safety and durability in mind. Only the highest grade materials are used and rigorous testing procedures ensure that quality standards remain consistently high. When choosing a toy for a much loved child it’s comforting to know that, not only are you giving the very best in quality and design, but your purchase is informed and has come from the very best of sources read more
Small World Toys Just Imagine My Doctor Kit Toddler Toy. A high quality, authentic product from Small World Toys. A fantastic find...! This Toddler Toy will provide hours of great fun. read more
This plush toy puts classical music at your baby's fingertips! This huggable, plush activity toy plays beautiful classical music, ...while sparkling lights flash! Features 4 musical compositions, activated by a simple touch, and can also be used in a... read more