As always, I have spent the last couple months hunting for “Deal”icious Mom approved gift ideas for all ages and stages! Below are my recommendations for the people on your list this year! Note: This will be continually updated until the holidays arrive! Here is one everyone will enjoy! Circling around the Christmas tree all season long!!!
Lionel Polar Express Train Set – G-Gauge Polar Express G-Gauge Train Set from Lionel Trains features a finely detailed style that evokes the magnificent steam engines of times gone by and authentic train sounds for a real-life experience. This large-scale, battery-operated train set is based on the Caldecott Award-winning book “The Polar Express,” and the movie that followed in 2004. Easy to assemble, it’s an exciting, interactive way for children ages four and up to relive their favorite scenes from the movie or create their own adventures. Retails for $139.99 but only $97 at Amazon right now!
An affordable 7-inch Android 4.1 tablet designed specifically for families with young children (up to 9 years old.
The VINCI Family Tablet offers:
·All the features of an adult Android tablet, including email, Skype, Google Play, and voice-enabled features.
· Award-winning content for children which is fun, educational, age-appropriate, safe, and commercial free.
The device includes samples from VINCI Curriculum apps, VINCI Kids Library apps, and more than 700 story books, games and videos for download.
Disney Planes Wing Control Dusty Crophopper Radio Control Plane by Mattel : Kids can have fun recreating the action seen in Disney’s Planes with this RC vehicle that offers role-play remote control, which means the plane moves when they do. Retails for $39.99
As seen on ABC’s Shark Tank. As soon as the ChordBuddy is properly attached to your acoustic or electric guitar you will be able to make music instantly. Within a few weeks you’ll begin removing some of the tabs and making the chords on your own. In two months you’ll be able to play the guitar with no ChordBuddy at all. Learn guitar fast with ChordBuddy Package Includes: ChordBuddy instruction book companion DVD with a 2-month lesson plan and ChordBuddy songbook with over 100 songs. Works on acoustic and electric guitars. The ChordBuddy is in the key of G and makes the G C D and Em chords. The ChordBuddy currently does not work on left-handed guitars nor does it work on classical or half-sized (children’s) guitars.
Retails for $49.99
2013 Hess Toy Truck & Tractor Get ready to move mountains with this heavy-duty Hess Truck and fully motorized multi-terrain tractor! The 2013 Hess toy truck is a beautifully chrome detailed truck and trailer with loading ramp, custom designed to haul a versatile, self-propelled tractor. Truck Features Include:
- 45 lights that work in flash or steady mode
- Hidden, extendable rear loading ramp with sound effects
- 4 realistic sounds: ignition/idle, horn, backup alert, hydraulic lift
The self-propelled, multipurpose tractor has both front and rear buckets, and a fully motorized rubber track to take on the toughest terrain! Tractor Features Include:
- 15 working lights
- Motorized forward / reverse motion
- Locking front bucket with release button
- 360° swiveling back bucket
Retails for $27.99
Olaf Plush from Disney’s Frozen Welcome a breeze of bright spirits and snow-day smiles with every hug of our super-soft plush snowman, Olaf, direct from Disney’s hilarious comedy-adventure Frozen.
Retails for $14.95 at The Disney Store
On-the-Go Activity Board for Grades K-3: Children can play alone or with family as they look for objects as they ride. Fun games and activities like hangman, travel bingo, dot game and word creating are included.
Retails for $8.99
The city-building fun of CityVille comes to life! Build your own city with the CityVille Invasion KRE-O sets and defend it from invasion. You can use the 317 pieces in this Haunted Hideaway set to build a scary castle and a combat vehicle. Then it’s time for your Agent Holster and Ian A. Allen Kreon figures to take on your Baron Batcakes and Skeletron figures! Who will win the battle? Who will your mystery Kreon figure turn out to be? There’s only one way to find out! The set’s Sonic Motion brick makes real spooky sounds! Use the 3 motion bricks to make your Kreon figures move. Build a ghostly CityVille adventure with the Haunted Hideaway set!
Retails for $26.99 –Amazon
Anna Doll from Disney’s Frozen Pretty flowers blossom at the hem of the satin dress worn by Anna on this classic doll. Bring the movie to life with our collection of Frozen characters, as you recreate your favorite scenes.
Retails for $16.95 at The Disney Store
Playmobil Pop Stars Stage Play a sold out show featuring your own tunes with the PLAYMOBIL Pop Stars Stage. This MP3-compatible set allows young pop stars to belt out their favorite lyrics, drum up awesome beats, and wow crowds with radical guitar solos. Just hook up an MP3 player with the enclosed cable and choose your favorite chart topper. Set includes four figures, stage with flashing lights, drum set, two guitars with guitar stands, microphones, two preloaded tunes, built-in speakers, and other accessories. Recommended for ages four to ten.
Retail Price: $39.99 – $29.99 on Amazon right now!
Introducing Zombie Pets, a new collection of eight adorably undead plush toys and a fun pack. The collection also includes a free Zombie Pets app, now available via iTunes and Google Play. Each Pet comes with a unique QR code, which, when scanned, reanimates that Pet within the free app. The Fun Pack includes stickers, pop-ups and clings plus one power-up coin, which can be used for additional in-app play. Bring the zombie animal apocalypse of your imagination to life with these huggable zombie pet plushes. Choose from: Bitey – a possibly rabid baby werewolf Deadington Ruxworth – a stuffed bear Frostbite – an undead penguin
Retail for less than $10!!!
Blister the Velociraptor transforms from a super-cool helicopter to a fierce Velociraptor in just a few simple steps. Play in helicopter mode with a cool button-controlled spinning propeller, bright LED search-light and a launcher-fired rescue claw. Equipped with a motion sensor, Blister responds to movement with realistic helicopter sound effects. Switch to dinosaur mode to see Blister’s animated dinosaur eyes, moveable arms and his long, curved, sickle-like claws. Sound effect buttons emit realistic dinosaur sounds and phrases that teach pre-historically awesome dinosaur facts! He’s quick and agile! You never know when this transforming dinosaur toy is going to launch a surprise attack!
Ages 3-8 years, Retails for $24.99 – Amazon has it for only $18.74 right now!
Glow Pets are the amazing light-up pet that also transforms into a soft, comfy 15-inch pillow. By simply pressing the button on the pet’s paw, it will become a comforting glowing light that helps kids drift off to sleep. Each pet has special LED lights inside that create a glow without producing heat, and the built-in timer automatically shuts the light off after 20 minutes. Kids can choose from 10 different furry friends, including Shimmering Seal, Sparkling Unicorn, Brilliant Pup and Flashy Penguin.
Retails for : $29.99 – Amazon has this guy for only $26 Ages 3 and up
Despicable Me 2 Fart Blaster features two modes of play. Play mode: press the trigger for light and fart sound effects! Joke mode: press and hold the trigger for a few seconds, when the light chamber starts flashing to green release the trigger and after 20 seconds it will light up and make fart sounds automatically.
Age: 4 and up Retails for $19.99
Micro Chargers Light Racers Track Zoom at the speed of light with the Micro Chargers Light-Up Track. The glow in the dark track will captivate kids as they launch their cars and watch their Micro Chargers speed around the track. Included in this set is a glow in the dark race track with four lane car launcher, two exclusive LED light up race cars and two stat cards. Requires two AA batteries (not included).
Retails for $49.99 – On Amazon it is $34.99!
FurReal Friends Cuddles My Giggly Monkey Pet Who doesn’t love a monkey? This Cuddles My Giggly Monkey pet lets you own a pet you’ve always wanted! She’ll move her mouth when you feed her with her banana-shaped bottle. Change her diaper! She responds with giggles and sounds when you cuddle her or tickle her. When you swing her in the air, she knows she’s upside down and says “whee!” Rock your baby monkey at bedtime and she’ll slowly close her eyes as she starts to snooze. You’ll get all the monkey fun you can handle with the Cuddles My Giggly Monkey pet! – Pet comes with bottle, diaper, and pet care guide.
Ages 4 and up. Retails for $79.99 – Amazon has it for $65 when I checked!
Nintendo 2DS The Best of Two Worlds. The Nintendo 2DS system brings the power of two systems together into a single, affordable package. Play all games both Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS in 2D. Connect with friends, other players, and wireless hotspots using the wireless StreetPass and SpotPass communication modes to unlock exclusive content for games and download other entertainment. From games to photos and beyond, Nintendo 2DS is the ultimate 2D gaming experience. Nintendo 2DS is a 2D system that plays all Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS games.
Retails for $129
There’s a whole lot of stuff to do during the last week of summer vacation and Phineas and Ferb want to do it all! Join these charismatic brothers of invention as they create, travel and explore in their quest for artifacts to fill out the Museum of Cool. Perry the pet platypus, aka Agent P, has their backs when bumbling villain Dr. Doofenshmirtz unleashes his latest obscure “-inator” devices designed to take over the entire Tri-state area!
Retails fro $29.99
Skylanders is “mixing it up” with the newest game in the award-winning, top-selling franchise. Skylanders SWAP Force builds upon the success of the franchise’s signature gameplay and collectible toy experience, adding an all-new dimension to the “toys to life” innovation. The game introduces a compelling play pattern — dynamic swapability — that lets gamers transform 16 SWAP Force inter-action figures into more than 250 unique characters by swapping the top and bottom halves of the toys. Now, Portal Masters can mix and match characters’ powers and moves and experience an unprecedented level of choice never before seen in a SkylandersTM game. Fans also can play Skylanders SWAP Force with their entire collection of 100+ characters from Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure® and Skylanders GiantsTM.
Retails for $74.99
By land or by sea, he’ll look handsome in this classic Sperry Top-Sider Authentic Original shoe with handsewn moc styling. Featuring a removable footbed with heel cup for added support, a non-marking outsole and hook-and-loop closure for an adjustable fit.
Retail for $55 at Stride Rite
Play, learn, protect, and engage with this colorfully illustrated double-sided playMAT! Finally, a well-designed play mat that lasts through the developmental stages of your child! These play mats have been designed to cushion and delight babies during tummy time, entertain toddlers for play time, and encourage young learners of all ages to engage and explore. Search for the hidden characters, count the creatures, sound out letters, or master the road rules: the only limit is their imagination!
Retails for $56
Glam it up Shimmer Spray. Flirt in a Bottle Hair Fragrance refreshes your hair with a light scent and turn heads everywhere you go. This luminous shimmer spray will decorate your tresses and skin with a touch of luxurious gold sparkle for an irresistible glamour look. Lightly scented with mouthwatering mandarin deepened by blossoming vanilla orchid and orange flower, all wrapped with sandalwood for a luscious look.
Retails for $12.99
Magnetic Poetry Assorted Editions: To create your poetry masterpiece, get inspired by the Magnetic Poetry Assorted Editions at Staples! With three different kits, you are able to expand your mind with access to endless word choices.
Retails for $19.95 – sold at Staples
The most luxurious pair of sunglasses you could ever gift you ever stylish,
luxury loving man: Randolph Engineering is proud to introduce the Limited
Edition Anniversary Aviator
Since 1972, Randolph has been manufacturing classic sunglass styles in the
USA. Its iconic designs have graced the faces of pop culture icons, such as
Donald Draper, and most recently Ray Donovan. Its sunglasses, shooting
eyewear and optical frames all come with a lifetime warranty.
Retail for $450
Brookstone® Aero™ Wine Aerator: The smarter and faster alternative to traditional decanting, the LED light illuminates the bottle, allowing you to watch how the oxygen creates smooth and flavorful wine. Simply insert in bottle or glass and press button to aerate for 30 seconds. Releases wine’s full flavor and bouquet in seconds Retails for $29.99 at Staple Store
Le Savonnier Marseillais is an elegant and authentic range of soaps composed of freshly natural ingredients , we source the finest essential oils from organic farmers, formulated with a vegetal soap base and ultra pure water from the Provencal regions of France. This line of 100% natural household soap, body washes, and body bar soap are made with pure olive oil with no more than 7 ingredients – all that can be pronounced.
Products retail for $20-$24
Staples® Quilted Arc Staples Quilted Arc notebooks keep you fashionable while allowing you to create a customizable notebook system that is organized according to the way you think. Available in black, teal and pink.
Retails for $23.99-$29.99 at Staples
Fred & Friends Daily Mood Flip Chart: Flip to your mood with this desk accessory. With 47 moods to choose from, everyone can find their perfect mood match. Lo-tech social networking fun!
Retails for $7.99 at Staples Stores
Scotch® Magic Tape Cosmo Dispenser: Add a personal touch to your desk with this funky tape dispenser.
Retails for $10.99 at Staples Store
The Holiday Gift Bag for Wonderful Pistachios comes in 18 oz. and Wonderful Almonds comes in 20 oz., which recently hit store shelves at grocery retailers nationwide. The everyday price point is $12.99 with a promo price of $11.99. The Roasted & Salted gift bags are perfect for holiday entertaining, as a hostess gift, or a nutty stocking stuffer.
The BAND CAR CHARGER
Look at it’s futuristic silicone unibody ribbon design. The Band will charge two mobile devices twice as fast an old tangled-up car charger. People just can’t seem to keep their hands off of the BAND CAR CHARGER’s soft, sleek flexible ribbon design. The BAND CAR CHARGER’s 2.1 Amps allows for super-fast charging of any tablet or two smart phones simultaneously. It’s easy to feel, easy to find and don’t worry about hiding wires anymore… you won’t want to hide the BAND CAR CHARGER.
Retails for $39.99
This blockwatch by ontock is ridiculously unique and appeals to that lego lover in all of us.
Recieve 20% at Amazon with the code MOMDEAL1
For anyone who loves kitchen gadgets, the ceramic peeler by cooksharp is the way to go! It never gets dull, will never rust or oxidize and even keeps your food fresher for longer since there’s no metal ions. Comes with a full 10 year never dull guarantee
Recieve 20% at Amazon with the code MOMDEAL2
The lumolens lets you capture beautiful super wide angle shots with your cell. Works with almost any phone, any app and you can even still use it with your case on. Take gorgeous super wide angle photos with your new iPhone lens and impress your followers! You can capture 60% more in every shot. Perfect for selfies, crowded places (stop having to back up to fit everyone in) and creative photography. Make every photo you take look professional! Works not just for iPhones, but almost every mobile device included tablets like the iPad.
Recieve 20% at Amazon with the code MOMDEAL3
INeedtheBall.com is aiming to put a spin on tradition in both construction and looks with its first high performance product: The Ball. With a unique 3-piece design and tungsten core, The Ball is constructed to give you maximum distance off the tee, while still having great feel and control around the greens. During flight tests, The Ball offered superior distance off the driver and increased spin off the wedge compared to other leading brands. The Ball conforms with USGA rules and won’t break the bank, as it retails for $34.99 per dozen (about $10 less than the other premium competitors).
Bobble A thoughtful gift or stocking stuffer for anyone on your readers’ lists, bobble filters as you drink and comes in a dazzling array of sizes and colors!
Retails for $8.99-$12.99; 13 oz.-30 oz.
Disclaimer: In most cases, a product or compensation was received in order to be included in the Holiday Gift Guide.
Please feel free to email me at Dealiciousmommy@gmail.com if you are interested in submitting a product to the gift guide.