Updated on April 4th, 2013
Kidz-Med has a Non-Contact Thermometer that uses the most-advanced infrared technology to allow a parent to take a child’s temperature without having to wake, startle, or upset a child! The Kidz-Med VeraTemp Thermometer gives an instant reading and can be used for body temperatures as well as to take temperatures of food, a bath, the room, and more! This thermometer is pediatrician recommended and has proven accuracy. It was a lot of tun taking temperatures of just about everything from the room, furniture, our freezer, and of course lots of body temperatures! This thermometer is very easy to use and reads out instantly! You can find Kidz-Med VeraTemp Non-Contact Thermometer on Amazon.
SwiggleTraks are a fun new Pocoyo themed toy for Preschoolers. The set includes multiple flexible race traks that can be moved and molded to create a totally unique track! The set also includes a moving battery-operated bridge, a motorized vehicle with music and a ball to add to the fun! You can check out their YouTube trailer to see a live view of this set in action! This new toy is already getting rave reviews from Parents Magazine, Parent’s Choice Award Winner, and the Toy Insider as a Hot Holiday Toy! Pocoyo SwiggleTraks are now available at Toys “R” Us, Walmart, and Amazon.
American Girl has some great holiday finds for kids aged 8+! Your child can dress up their dolls in one of the adorable Holiday Dresses like American Girls Merry & Bright Dress + Charm. Or maybe your family has the well loved tradition of Christmas Jammies! Don’t forget your daughters favorite doll and pick out a cute pair of Christmas Jammies like their new Coconut Pajamas! If you have a creative and artist child, they will love to create their own Doll Fashions with the book, Doll Tees – Felt Fashions! These adorable outfits and shirt making set will be easy to enjoy year round as they are not over the top Holiday designs!
Ripleyâ€™s Believe It or Not: Strikingly True is a book that features incredible people such as Lucky Diamond Rich and his completely tattooed body, unusual animals like the giant deep-sea isopod, and one-of-a-kind works of art including Rev Mayerâ€™s blood paintings. It is the winner of The USA “Best Books 2011” Award for Young Adult Nonfiction! This 256 page book is full color and packed from edge to edge with crazy facts and pictures! A lot of it I felt was too old for my young boys but I think this book would be really interesting to boys starting at 8 and up! You can view a sneak peek inside the book to see if it is something your child would be interested in. You can find Ripleyâ€™s Believe It or Not: Strikingly True on Amazon.
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Disclosure: I received samples of the products featured above for free for my consideration. Opinions expressed above are my own.