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Thursday, October 29, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Laconiko Four 60ml Customized Sample Gift Box


The Laconiko Four 60ml Customized Sample Gift Box is a unique gift idea for foodies and gourmet cooks this holiday season. This set of four mini bottles allows for experimentation and sampling of a variety of olive oils and vinegars. Whether you're giving it as a full gift set or breaking it apart into decadent stocking stuffers, it'll definitely be the gift to talk about this year! Customize your sample gift box by choosing from a wide assortment of olive oils and vinegars infused with some of the most creative flavors we've seen. You may even consider pairing the sample set with Laconiko's award-winning extra virgin olive oil for the ultimate gift combo!

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Sugarpova's No Tricks, All Treats 13 Pack Gummy & Chocolate Bundle

Calling all gourmet candy lovers! If you're shopping for someone with a sweet tooth this season, Sugarpova's No Tricks, All Treats 13 Pack Gummy & Chocolate Bundle is the ultimate gift. You may have figured out by the name that Sugarpova was created by none other than famed tennis player, Maria Sharapova.  The bundle arrives in a beautiful box that opens to a packed selection of rich chocolate bars, fruity natural gummy lips, and decadent truffles in a variety of flavors. We didn't know what we were missing until we tried the chocolate-covered gummy lips! At $49 on sale right now, this 13-pack gift set is a steal. Check out the details below...

Saturday, October 24, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: The Big Book of Organic Baby Food #giftsforparents


For parents of infants and young children, one of our favorite holiday gift suggestions is The Big Book of Organic Baby Food by Stephanie Middleberg, MS, RD, CDN. This book is so much more than a recipe book! It contains super helpful information about choosing an organic start, how to go about the first feeding, moving through the age stages, and so much more. It includes over 230 well-explained and easy-to-achieve recipes from finger foods to toddler meals. From the first bite to the first burrito and beyond, this book has parents covered.  Check it out below!

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Laser Tag Fun with Laser X Evolution!


If you've got active kids on your gift list this year, you'll want to check out Laser X Evolution. This top rated Home Laser Tag System is like having a laser tag compound in your own house! We love that it gets kids moving in a fun way and even encourages some strategic thinking skills. It brings everyone together for a fun battle inside or outside, in darkness or sunlight. This set is recommended for kids ages 6 and up and will likely make your child's day if they open it up this holiday season. Learn more about it below!

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Wubble Rumblers and Fuzzy Wubble Collections! #letsgetreadytorumble #cuddletime


We predict that one of this season's hottest kids items will be from the Wubble collection! Whether you have active school-age children or kids who love to lay low and cuddle, there's a Wubble to fit any personality.  The Wubble Rumblers are bound to bring on laughs and work off some energy as kids battle each other round after round. Whack ‘em! Smack ‘em!  Bop ‘em! Chop ‘em! The Wubble Rumblers are made to take some hits. When all that energy is spent, they can cuddle up with a Fuzzy Wubble and read their favorite book or watch their favorite holiday movie. Check out a few of our picks from the collection below...

Sunday, October 18, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: National Geographic Kids Little Kids First Board Books

Children's books are always on our gift-giving list during the holidays and National Geographics Kids books are among the best. We love them for the bright colors, engaging photos, and interesting content that make reading and learning fun for kids. From animals and space to landmarks and transportation, they offer a wide variety of topics, so you're guaranteed to find books that align well with your child's interests. This year, we're gifting the National Geographic Kids Little Kids First Board Books, which are especially wonderful because the construction is sturdy enough to outlast a toddler's world. These books would make excellent gift ideas for your child's classroom or daycare as well. Check out a few of our picks below and then peruse the entire collection to find the perfect reading gifts for little ones on your list this holiday season!

Saturday, October 17, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: My Big WimmelPuzzle, Animals Around the World #developmentalskills #educationalgifts




Puzzles are a fantastic gift idea for young children because they help kids develop finger strength, hand-eye coordination, perseverance, sequencing and problem solving skills. This holiday season, we've found a puzzle that promotes all of this skills, and language development as well! My Big Wimmelpuzzle is a floor puzzle and look-and-find adventure all in one.  Parents will appreciate this unique 48-piece puzzle and enjoy the conversations it brings with little ones as they build it together. Learn more below...

Friday, October 16, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Pizza Party Throwdown Game and Holiday Poppers #HogWild



If you're looking for children's gifts that are going to bring on a lot of laughs and family entertainment this holiday season, Hog Wild has got your covered with their Pizza Party Throwdown Game and holiday-themed poppers. These action-packed toys will get kids moving and create hours of bonding time together. Fill the stockings with poppers, or group them together for the ultimate battle bundle. 

Thursday, October 15, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Give the Gift of Reading! #giftsforkids



Children's books are at the top of our gift list every holiday season. It's a tradition we hope to pass on through generations as a way to promote family bonding and foster a love for reading. This season, we are excited to share about some of our favorite picture book suggestions for little ones. Check them out below!


Sunday, October 11, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Deluxe Hot Sauce Making Kit #GrowandMake #handcraftingrevolution


We are a family of hot sauce lovers and trying our hands at homemade hot sauce is one of our favorite hobbies — the spicier the better! The Grow and Make Deluxe Hot Sauce Making Kit makes it easy for anyone to learn how to craft hot sauce at home. It's one of our favorite gift suggestions of the season!