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.
Have an L.O.L. Surprise! superfan in your life? We bet you do! The tiny big-eyed dolls have become one of the hottest toys of the holiday season. In fact, the range of merchandise featuring the mini figures goes far beyond the basic ball. From the new L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise set to L.O.L. Surprise! Pets to sparkly accessories and trendy fashions, we've uncovered the coolest items any L.O.L.-loving kid will totally flip for. Many of our picks are available from favorite retailers like Amazon, Walmart and Target — but you better act quick because these toys are flying off the shelves. It's no mystery who will win Christmas this year by wrapping up these fun surprises for the kiddos!
Transitioning from carrying just your personal items around to toting a diaper bag full of your baby's needs and wants can be a hassle. Here, our editor breaks down the contents of her diaper bag to show us her favorite tips and tricks for keeping it all together.
We all want our kids to read more, but finding the right e-reader for them can be tricky. We've broken down the specs on all the best e-readers on the market to let you know which device will have your kid devouring the most e-books.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
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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.
Create an enjoyable space for your kids to flush and brush with these décor essentials. Although a children's bathroom doesn't offer a huge amount of space, it can easily be spruced up by adding hints of color and character. Let the splashing begin with these bath essentials.
Give them the best snow day ever with winter weather toys that spark their creativity, equip them for snow battles, and captivate their imaginations.
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
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.
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.
Lucy the Ladybird finds herself in a mucky situation which makes her friends not recognise who she is and treat Lucy in an unkind ...way. Can Lucy persuade her friends that she is Lucy the Ladybird and make them realise they were nasty? read more
A lyrical exploration of the transition between day and night and of the animals who thrive during this special time. As day slips... softly into night, sharp eyes catch glimpses of the special creatures who are active at dusk. Lyrical text and lush art capture the richness and life of this magical time in a sumptuous picture book that will inspire budding naturalists and anyone who has ever chased a lightning bug at twilight. An author’s note about twilight is included. read more
Excerpt from Miriam, the Avenger: Or the Missing Bride The manor comprises several hundred acres of cleared land, and a considerab...le portion of the surrounding forest. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This 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
A story of a curious little girl who's imagination takes her to places she never thought she'd go.
Like so many children in the world, Chloe the owl loses her home and must find somewhere to go.
"The Little Girl Who Lost Her 'NO'" is the story of a young girl who is having great difficulty speaking her mind. She finds herse...lf saying 'yes' to all sorts of situations that she would much rather say "NO" to. Unfortunately, her "NO" is nowhere to be found! Join her on her journey to find her missing no, as she learns how to effectively assert herself, express her true feelings, and communicate her needs in a variety of settings. read more
Each book in this unique series features an animal that loses the very thing he or she is know for, but then regains it with the h...elp of simple, sound advice. After a string of difficult events, Hillary the Hyena loses her much-loved laugh! When she learns the secret of optimistic thinking, and changes her attitude and behavior, she soon restores her laugh. read more
Make learning more fun with the Hoot Owl Hoot Game. In this game, the objective of players is to help the owls fly back to their n...est before the sun comes up. The Hoot Owl Hoot board game comes with a game board and playing cards. Play a color card and fly to that space, or draw a sun card and you become one step closer to daylight. The game can start with three owls for the youngest players. For a real challenge, add up to six owls. The kids' board game has an average playing time of 15 minutes and is designed for anywhere from 2-4 players. It's recommended for ages 4 and up. read more
Aurora Plush Fancy Pals Unicorn Pink Pet CarrierAurora Plush Fancy Pals Unicorn with soft white fur and fuzzy pink carrier. Now yo...u can take your beautiful white unicorn everywhere. Aurora only uses lock washer or embroidered eyes and nose for safety. Aurora World is a premier manufacturer of gift plush, stuffed animals and soft toys. For 25 years, Aurora has brought you the latest trends and styles in the newest and softest fabrics. Whether you are young, or young at heart, you will love the soft and cuddly feel of Aurora's wonderful products. Give them as gifts to someone special for any occasion! read more
Make learning more fun with the Hoot Owl Hoot Game. In this game, the objective of players is to help the owls fly back to their n...est before the sun comes up. The Hoot Owl Hoot board game comes with a game board and playing cards. Play a color card and fly to that space, or draw a sun card and you become one step closer to daylight. The game can start with three owls for the youngest players. For a real challenge, add up to six owls. The kids' board game has an average playing time of 15 minutes read more
Olivia the Owl has moved to a new home with her family. She soon learns the importance of using her own voice when faced with a ch...allenge. read more
Hoot Owl Hoot is the award winning color-coded cooperative matching game with two play levels so it will grow with your childPlaye...rs work together to help the owls fly back to their nest before the sunWalmartes up; if they are successful everyone winsChildren learn simple strategy and social development skills with no reading requiredWinner of seven awards including Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award and Dr. Toy Best Green Product AwardFor 2 to 4 players ages 4 years and older; Peaceable Kingdom packaging is all designed to be frustration-free read more
Use color-matching skills to help the owls fly back home to their nest before sunrise, an exciting challenge for family and friend...s alike. Game includes 1 board, 6 owl tokens, 1 sun token, 14 sun cards & 36 color cards For 2 to 4 participants Age: 4... read more
There is a ferocious dragon who guards the world’s most precious treasure. One day, a boy named Alok comes and asks the dragon to ...tell him where the treasure is. How dare you! The dragon snorts and scares him with a menacing roar and the billow of fire. Does the boy run away? Not at all! He even teases the dragon if she is sure to know where the treasure is. Of course, the dragon knows the way. There is a secret treasure map, and it belongs to her! It is a breeze to get to the hidden treasure as long as the map is right there with her in the pocket. Uh-oh! Then, the dragon realizes that she is in big trouble; her one and only treasure map is GONE! Now, what is the dragon who lost the map going to do?! read more
This unique series features an animal that loses the very thing he or she is know for, but then regains it with the help of simple..., sound advice. In The Penguin Who Lost Her Cool, Penelope Penguin is a great student and a good friend, but sometimes she can't control her temper. She learns new anger control techniques, which help her control her temper and keep her friends. read more
Whoooooo will be the cutest night owl at the party Your child rustling some feathers in the best of ways at your next costume even...t will be! This poly knit body suit is a soft plush bodice with a padded belly. Details like the cozy leg warmers with booties, detachable wings and headpiece with an adorable owl face brings this night owl to life! Does not include shirt and tights. Includes: Bodysuit Owl hood Leg Warmer Booties Wings Materials: Polyester Care: Spot Clean Dream Weavers Costumers read more
Hoot Owl Hoot! - An Award Winning Color-Coded Cooperative Matching Game! Hurry Owls! It's time to go home! In this game, which has... won multiple awards including Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award and Dr. Toy Best Green Product Award, players help the owls fly back to their nest before the sun comes up. Play a color card and fly to that space. Draw a sun card and you're one step closer to daylight. Help all the owls get home before the sun rises and everyone wins! Two levels of play allow this game to grow with your child. Game includes 1 game board, 6 owl tokens, 1 sun token, 14 sun cards, 36 color cards and instructions for two versions of game play.Children will learn:- Simple Strategy- Problem Solving- Following Directions- Taking Turns- Social Development- CooperationWhat is a cooperative game? It's a game where everyone plays together, no one is left out, and everyone has fun! In a cooperative game, players work together as a team against a common obstacle, not against each other.Cooperative games emphasize play, not competition. Kids work together, they help each other and, most importantly, they play for FUN!Cooperative Games foster:- Non-stressful play situations- Emotional development- Shared decision making- Creative problem solving- A sense of community- Positive self esteem- Playfulness- Cooperation read more
Your toddler will be a hoot in this plush Lil’ Hoot Owl Toddler Costume. Made with velvety plush material, the bodysuit features a... padded belly and felt feathers on the chest. The fleece bootcovers include elastic to secure under your child’s regular shoes. The detached wings and padded owl headpiece complete the costume. Does not include leggings or shirt. Includes: Bodysuit Headpiece Bootcovers Wings Material: Polyester Care: spot wash Dream Weavers Costumers read more
An enchantingly cunning jungle book wonderfully illustrated by Michael ForemanGeneral MacTiger is the most magnificent animal in t...he jungle, until the python steals his stripes. And so he must use all his guile and ingenuity to play the jungle animals off against each other to regain them. read more
Excerpt from The Girl Who Lost ThingsIT was seven O'clock on a fair February evening, and Miss Denison, the head-mistress Of St. C...atherine's School, sank with a Sigh of relief into her favourite chair, and glanced with satisfied eyes at the quaint and dainty restful ness of her study. She loved her work, she loved her girls; but it is possible to have enough even Of what we love, and after a long day spent in teaching every variety of pupil the too strenuous who must be restrained, the lazy who must be goaded on, the nervous, the heedless, the morbidly conscientious - this quiet evening hour, spent alone with her books and her thoughts, was always welcome, and was especially so to-night.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
This Girls Hoot Owl Costume includes a dress, cape, and a headpiece.
From the award-winning author and illustrator of Blown Away, Rob Biddulph, comes a delightfully hilarious story about a grizzly be...ar named Fred who loses his GRRRRR.Each year, for as long as the forest has stood, a contest is held for the bears of the wood… Fred is the champion. He’s the best.But being the best takes time and training, especially when it comes to having the loudest growl. Then, one morning, disaster strikes—Fred’s GRRRRR is gone! Oh, no! Will Fred find his GRRRRR and realize that there’s more to life than being a winner? read more
The first book by professional soccer player Tyler Blackwood. "He'll never be friendly" they said, The other animals on the lake. ...That was until one summers day, When Clive felt something break! So Clive had to make a choice, One that would change his life forever. Would he continue being that mean old Croc, Or would he get his act together? read more
The Fire Truck Who Got Lost is a wonderful story for children who will meet little Barnabus and the older fire trucks who care for... him - Wheelie Dan, Agua, Hogwash, Turpentine and, of course, the Big Dalmatian. Little Barnabus gets lost in the big city and has to find his way back to the fire station. It's a story about getting lost somewhere big and imposing and finding a solution by being smart. What started as a simple story about the importance of family and perseverance has come to life through Amber De Joya's beautiful artwork. Your children will love the story and grow to love Barnabus. read more
This is a story about a worm and his quest to find his lost wiggle.Where could it have gone? Who is going to help him find it? Jus...t what will he do without his WIGGLE?? read more
This pre-reader uses simple vocabulary and fun pictures to capture the interest and help develop the skills of beginning readers. ...The humorous and fun information about one of nature's most intriguing animals makes this new reading experience a treat. read more