2019 Holiday Gift Guide

Don’t you just love those last quiet moments on Christmas Eve? The stockings all hung by the chimney with care – and filled with goodies that each one will cherish?  The glow of the Christmas tree reflecting on Daddy as he puts the last touches on all the gifts he’s spent hours assembling. Everything is wrapped and you’re sure the children will cherish the gifts you’ve chosen for them!

But wait… it takes work to get there…

That’s where we come in… we’ve simplified your Christmas shopping this year. We’ve gathered the most popular, practical, and even home made- to help you find gifts that fit their personalities and match their interests! We do have affiliate links in this post, but shopping Amazon simplifies your holiday shopping with one-click ordering! Let’s have some fun!

Holiday Homemade Gifts for Kids

Educational Gifts for Kids

Looking for a great STEAM gift that can be enjoyed by the whole family? Check out the HUE Animation Studio! The HUE Animation Studio comes with everything you need to create your own stop-motion animation movies, great for kids and adults of all ages. Cost: $69.95

Osmo Learning Kits and Games

Real Play, Real Learning. Use tangible pieces to create a unique, hands-on learning experience.

Osmo Learning Kits and Games

AR‑powered science box for ages 5‑10. Subscribe and spend quality time with your children. Each monthly kit contains a science-themed project and a compelling visual explanation of the underlying scientific principles.

Mel Kids Subscription Box


Mel Chemistry Subscription Box

Subscribe and receive chemistry sets with 2-3 exciting and fun experiments, delivered to your door every month. Boost your child’s curiosity and educate in a joyful manner with a holiday gift that keeps giving.

Mel Chemistry Subscription Box

THiNK OUTSiDE BOXES is a year-long outdoor curriculum delivered monthly, serving a wide range of ages starting at 7. Our program is designed to promote exploration and survival in the great outdoors.

Think Outside Boxes


Teach My Preschooler is the multi-award-winning all-in-one learning kit for preschoolers age 3 years+. Screen-free, the kit has everything to teach the basics. Teach My Preschooler is divided into four sections: Reading, Printing, Numbers to 100, Adding and Subtracting. Cost: $30

Teach My Preschool Kit 



Give the gift of learning! Time4Learning is an award-winning, online curriculum for PreK through 12th-grade covering math, language arts, science, social studies, and electives. With no strict schedules and student-paced learning, you can start homeschooling your way this season!

Time4Learning Membership


Laurel Springs School

Laurel Springs School is an accredited, online private school for students in K-12th grade. For over 25 years, Laurel Springs has partnered with families to support their homeschooling efforts. We offer a personalized approach to learning and students may enroll at any time.

Laurel Springs School Tuition Gift

Financial Fun Subscription Boxes

Financial Fun Boxes for kids ages 5 to 9 (with a special focus on girls). Experiential and play-based games and activities built as a curriculum to teach basic financial life skills.

Inheriquest Financial Fun Boxes


Together Unplugged Subscription Box

Together Unplugged is the monthly subscription box that helps families balance screen & social time in their homes! Every box delivers opportunities for families to play, create, read, learn, goal-set, laugh, & celebrate together. Best for families with kids ages 6+. Screens down, families up!

Together Unplugged Subscription Box


Spelling City Holiday Gift

This year give the gift of a great vocabulary! With Vocabulary Spelling City students will learn new vocabulary and spelling words plus improve reading comprehension. With 40+ games your kids will have loads of fun!

Vocabulary Spelling City Year Membership



Try an 8-week online writing course from Time4Writing! From grammar and mechanics to essays and research papers, each of our elementary, middle, and high school courses is taught by certified writing teachers who give prompt and personalized feedback to every student.

Time4Writing Course


Holiday Homemade Gifts for Kids

Preschool Holiday Gift Guide

Preschool Little Treasures Matching Game Amazon $14.99

Little Treasures Matching Letter Game

Preschool Water Doodle Mat Amazon $16.99

Preschool Water Doodle Mat

Kid's Cooking and Baking Set Amazon $14.95

Kid’s Cooking and Baking Set

Kid's Tool Set Amazon $23.99

Kid’s Tool Set

Preschool Pressed Flower Art Amazon $14.99

Pressed Flower Art

Preschool Crystal Growing Kit Amazon $9.97

Crystal Growing Kit

Kids Smart Watch Amazon $26.99

Kid’s Smart Watch

Handmade Gifts that Kids Can Make

Click the image above for a separate Gift Guide on Handmade Gifts!

Holiday Homemade Gifts for Kids

Gifts for Ages 6-12

Ages 6-12 Water Rocket Amazon $19.97

Water Rocket Kit

Classic Light Brite Amazon $14.97

Classic Light Brite

Remote Control Stunt Car Amazon $23.99

Remote Control Stunt Car

Hands Free Mini Drone Helicopter Amazon $27.94

Hands-Free Mini Drone Helicopter

Kid's Origami Kit Amazon $14.99

Kid’s Origami Kit

Kid's Magic Trick Set Amazon $28.37

Kid’s Magic Trick Set

Table Top Air Hockey Amazon $69.99

Table-top Air Hockey for Kids


Stocking Stuffer Ideas for KidsClick the image above for a separate Gift Guide on Stocking Stuffers for Kids!

Holiday Homemade Gifts for Kids

Trendy Gifts for Teens

Bluetooth Alarm Clock and Light Amazon $36.99

Bluetooth Alarm Clock with Light

Classic Hookey Game Amazon $34.99

Classic Hookey Game

Mini Projector with Projector Screen Amazon $59.49

Classic Projector with Screen

Brain Teaser Piggy Bank Amazon $13.85

Brain Teaser Piggy Bank

Rope Hammock Swing Seat Amazon $36.99

Rope Hammock Swing Seat

One-Step Tie Dye Kit Amazon $16.95

One-Step Tie-Dye Kit

Vintage Unlined Leather Journal Amazon $8.99

Unlined Leather Writing Journal

Black Felt Letter Board Amazon $18.99

Black Felt Letter Board


Family Gift Basket IdeasClick the image above to view a separate Gift Guide on Family Gift Baskets!

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