The holidays are coming and getting the perfect gift for your child is a hard, not to mention expensive, task. But don’t worry, we’re here to help! In this article, we’ve listed some of our favorite kid-approved gifts for you little ones and best of all, these are all under $25:
1. Harry Potter Gringotts Bank Coin Collection
We highly recommend this to all young Potterheads! The Harry Potter Gringotts Bank Coin Collection includes one of each coin (Galleon, Sickle and Knut), a collector’s box, and a Certificate of Authenticity.
Get the shiny collection on Amazon.com for $17.50.
2. Make and Break
Race against the clock using differently shaped building blocks to create totally unique structures with Make and Break! Each card shows a new combination to build (some easy and some tricky) and you’ll need quick, steady hands for this exciting family game.
Get this fun and addictive game at Amazon.com for $21.50.
3. WowWee Fingerlings Interactive Toy
These interactive pets love to hang onto your finger, blink their eyes, turn their heads, blow kisses, swing by their tails and talk in monkey babble! These come in a variety of colors including white, black, pink, purple, blue, and turquoise (each sold separately).
Get these cute monkey toys at Toy “R” Us for $14.99.
4. Popular Playthings Playstix
Children will love building with Popular Playthings Playstix, the toy that inspires them to build extraordinary things. Each Playstix piece has grooves that interlock when one Playstix piece is placed across another. Besides that, the different length Playstix pieces are color-coded, making it easy to see how each model is built.
Get it on Amazon.com for $22.85.
5. Kinetic Sand
You’ve seen this on social media, now get one for your kids! Pack it, pull it, shape it and love it, Kinetic Sand is the squeezable sand where you can feel the fun. In addition, it stimulates children’s creative skills allowing them to create anything they can imagine over and over again.
Get the trendy item on Amazon.com for $14.99.
6. Construction Plate & Utensils
Make every meal a construction site of creativity with this plate and set of equipment-inspired utensils. Created by a husband-and-wife team, this utensils feature textured, easy-to-grip handles and are lightweight, yet rugged.
Get this eating set at Uncommon Goods for $17.50.
7. The Mug with a Hoop
Created by a kid in Massachusetts named Max, The Mug with a Hoop is a playfully creative design that sports a mini basket for shots of marshmallows, cereal, and more! Max’s other creations include The Soccer Mug with a Goal, The Mug with a Glove, and The Hockey Mug with a Net, and The Mug with a Goalpost.
Get this mug at Uncommon Goods for $24.00.
8. ChalkScapes Sidewalk Chalk Rollers
ChalkScapes Sidewalk Chalk Rollers feature 6 liquid chalks in roller bottles and colorful paints. Simply add water and shake to create nice, thick chalk-paints in hues of red, yellow, blue, purple, orange, and green.
Get this creative gift at Hearth Song for $16.98.
9. Games Room – Chinese Checkers
Chinese Checkers is a fun and easy game that is suitable for kids of all ages. The board comes with six full sets of pieces in bright and bold colors. Aside from that, it comes beautifully packaged in a hexagonal box.
Get this beautiful game at Indigo for $23.95.
10. National Geographic – Break Open 10 Geodes
In case you didn’t know, geodes are incredible hollow rocks that are formed by volcanic eruptions. With 10 geodes of supreme quality, everyone will enjoy cracking open geodes with this exciting yet educational treasure hunt.
Get this gorgeous scientific gift at Amazon.com for $24.99.
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