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Best Birthday Gifts

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Coolest Electronic Gadgets for Kids

Looking for some of the latest and greatest electronic gadgets on kids' wish lists? Take a look at these electronic toys and gifts that are sure to delight your tech-loving kid. read more

Gift Ideas for Special People and Special Occasions

Gift Ideas for Special People and Special Occasions Here are a few ideas for suitable gifts for special people and special occasions. Babies Many adults save and treasure gifts they received when they were babies. When giving a baby gift, therefore, you might want to consider purchasing some trinket in silver or gold. Pins, mugs, rattles, or bracelets that have the recipient’s name and birth date are good more
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iPod- and iPhone-Related Gifts for Kids

Looking for a gift for your iPod or iPhone obsessed child? Find the perfect iPhone/iPod case and accessories for kids of all ages, whether you're looking for holiday gifts and stocking stuffers or a graduation or birthday gift for your hard-to-please teen or tween. read more
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Modern Art: Creative Tech Toys for Little Artists

Kids are no longer limited to paint, crayons, glitter, and glue during creative playtime. Ever-emerging gadgets offer exciting new ways for kids to exercise their imagination and artistic side! Help your modern day artistes dabble in music, photography, animation, and art with these picks for the coolest artsy and creative toys and devices. Kiddie Composers Music is both educational and entertaining for little ones — a win-win!read more
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Top 10 Backyard Party Games for All Ages

Looking for some fun outdoor games to play at your next barbecue or family party? Good ol' fashioned group games — from sack races to Cornhole and other toss games — are all the rage these days! So check out our video and list of our favorite old and new outdoor games (to buy or DIY) that will make your backyard the ultimate kid-friendly party spot this summer. Many of these games are great for the beach too!read more
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Top 10 Best and Worst Gifts for Teens

There are certain groups of people that are just impossible to shop for. Number one on that list is teens. Their tastes run from the expensive (he just has to have the latest Apple i-Thing) to the bizarre-but-trendy. (Can some please explain what a squishy is?) If you’ve got a teen birthday coming up, chances are you’re casting about for the perfect -- read merely passable -- more
Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Teenagers (Ages 14-18)

Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Teenagers (Ages 14-18)

Does your teenager have a birthday coming up? Do you have no idea what to get him? Take our advice on birthday gifts that are likely to break through the outer layer of nonchalance and win you a grateful smile from your teenage boy or girl. Not sure what to get or how much to spend? Check out this video!read more

Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Finding just the right birthday gifts for children can be tough. Our list of great birthday gift ideas for toddlers and preschoolers can help. You'll find gift ideas ranging from educational gifts to pretend play toys, to activity and artistic toys that help with kids' more

Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Tweens (Ages 11-13)

Wondering what to get your preteen for an upcoming birthday? Try these bithday gift ideas to make this a birthday to remember for any young more
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Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Young Kids (Ages 6-10)

Searching for cool birthday gifts for kids? These gift ideas are sure to please. You'll find toys for the budding writer, scientist, artist, or musician. Grab 'em fast!read more

Top 10 Care Package Items for College Students

Show your college student that you love and miss her by mailing a care package full of dorm room essentials and comforting treats. Whether it's her birthday, Valentine's Day, finals time, or just because, learn what to send to brighten her day. read more
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Top 10 Classic Tabletop and Basement Games for Kids

Ahh, remember the good old days of playing pool, foosball, and other awesome games in your childhood friend's basement? Visit memory lane and cure your child's cabin fever — and video game addiction — with these 10 classic tabletop and basement games that are sure to hook him on some friendly (face-to-face) competition. Best of all, many of these games now come in shrunken-down, portable versions, so they're great for homes with limited play space. read more
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Top 10 Gifts for Baby's First Birthday

Having a hard time deciding on a birthday present for baby's first birthday? We can help. Check out our list of top baby gift ideas for baby's first birthday. Choose from practical suggestions, such as money and personalized clothes, or consider musical and educational toys that encourage more