Our Favorite Toys For Kids This Holiday Season
'Tis the season to experience the joy on a child's face when they open the perfect present. Our kids gift guide has the coolest toys and accessories for children of all ages. There are high-tech gadgets, musical instruments, cuddly creatures and more. Whether you're a parent who's intimately familiar with the Disney Channel, an aunt or uncle who wants to score cool points, or a grandparent trying to live up to the title of the World's Greatest on that mug you got last holiday season, we've found gifts that will make them squeal with delight!
This hot ticket item is sure to delight any child on your gift list. HatchiBabies are the newest addition to the beloved Hatchimals line. The interactive doll will learn to talk and play games once it hatches and even comes with accessories inside the egg.
Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty
Kids can't get enough of this slime alternative. Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty never dries out and comes in various types like glow in the dark and heat-changing colors.
Little Live Pets: Rollie, My Kissing Puppy
This adorable stuffed dog knows lots of tricks. With more than 25 sounds and actions included, this pup kisses, licks, wags his tail and even closes his eyes to sleep.
If your child is begging for a phone but you aren't ready to commit, this hand-held smart device is the answer. Using Wi-Fi and the KidiConnect app, kids can send texts, voice message and photos to parent-approved contacts. There's also 40 learning games that will buy you hours of peace and quiet.
KD Interactive Aura Stealth Drone
The Aura Stealth drone, designed for indoor play, uses a Gesturebotics controller so kids can pilot the drone just by moving their hand.
Melissa & Doug Fishbowl Fill & Spill Game
Infants and toddlers will enjoy these soft sea creatures that rattle, jingle, squeak and crinkle.
Big hair, don't care! These dolls, based on 12 characters from YouTube, are a surprise when you open them. Each one comes with fashions, hairstyles and accessories.
VTech KidiJamz Studio
This may look like a toy piano but it's so much more! The VTech KidiJamz Studio lets kids play DJ with a microphone, digital voice effects, a portable music player and 20 built-in kid-friendly songs. The best part: It comes with headphones so parents could hear a pin drop while tots scratch the turn table.
Etch A Sketch Freestyle
This is not the Etch A Sketch you remember from your childhood. You draw with a stylus and can see your designs in color. Don't worry, you still get to clear the canvas by shaking it!
The Mug with a Hoop
Who says you can't play with your food? This cereal bowl is a slam dunk!