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Announcing: Parents’ Choice Magazine Awards
Posted on Thursday, January 19th, 2017 by Parents' Choice

    Magazines aren’t just for waiting rooms. Magazines make wonderful gifts. For the recipient, a magazine subscription is a scheduled reminder that someone is thinking about her. With each delivery comes a thought bubble that says “Grandma knows that I love to read about history,” or “Uncle Joe remembered that I want to learn […]

10 Apps to Give as Gifts
Posted on Monday, December 19th, 2016 by Parents' Choice

  Epic! Ages: Infant – 12 yrs. Developer: Epic! Creations Inc. Download Price: $4.99 Platform: iPad Epic! is an appropriately named app that gives users access to over 10,000 children’s books on a wide variety of both fiction and non-fiction topics. There are books to be read independently, books that are narrated, and even audiobooks. Parents can create […]

13 Gift Ideas for the Creative Kid
Posted on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 by Parents' Choice

    Folkmanis® Puppets Ages: 3 & Up Price: $25 and Up Bring story time to life. With puppets that include a Corgi, a Black Dragon, and a Nautilus, Folkmanis has a puppet for every tale. Click here for the full Parents’ Choice Awards review and click here to purchase.       Let’s Color America — Really […]

19 Gift Ideas for Kids Who Love Science
Posted on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 by Parents' Choice

  Primary Science Outdoor Discovery Set Ages: 3 & Up Manufacturer: Learning Resources Price: $29.99 This kit uses common household ingredients, pebbles, twigs and bugs, and craft items to conduct and complete 10 different experiments. It includes three plastic plant pots, watering can, bug jar with vented lid, ten activity cards, three plant stakes, sprouting jar, solid […]

10 “Fun Stuff” Ideas for Gifts
Posted on Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 by Parents' Choice

Want to add an extra dose of fun to your holiday gift lists? Check out these Parents’ Choice “Fun Stuff” award winners!   Blankie Tails™ Mermaid and Shark Blankets Ages: 1 & Up Manufacturer: Blankie Tails Price: $34.95 The machine washable mermaid and shark blankets are soft, cozy, and like a sleeping bag so kids can crawl […]