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2016 KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide

Saturday, November 26, 2016 - 9:37am
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It is the most wonderful time of year, and during this holiday season, we love to play Santa's little helper.  We searched high and low for the latest and hottest toys and gifts for this holiday season.  Here is our 2016 KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide.

We wish you all a warm and joyous Merry Christmas and holiday season.

PLEASE NOTE:  Prices and selection are dependant on each retailer.  Prices were valid as of November 24, 2016 flyers and in-store deals.  Please check with retailers as soon as possible as some of these items may already be sold out.
 


INFANT (0 - 12 months)
 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016  - On the Night You Were Born



ON THE NIGHT YOU WERE BORN BOARD BOOK
$6.50
Available online and at Indigo Chapters, Amazon.ca
 

On the night you were born, you brought wonder and magic to the world. The moon stayed up till morning. Polar bears danced.  Here is a book that celebrates the one and only ever you! Now available in its entirety in board book format, Nancy Tillman's masterpiece is perfect for acknowledging the special people in our lives that they are loved.

 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016  - Fisher Price Bright Beats Dance MatFISHER PRICE BRIGHT BEATS LEARNIN' LIGHTS DANCE MAT
$39.99
Available at Walmart, Toys R Us, Superstore
 

This interactive, soft dance mat has lights, sounds, and music. Babies can activate the mat by pressing the buttons, batting at BeatBo, or passing through the motion sensors. Little ones learn letters, numbers, and colors as they move and groove.

 

 



 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - SuperStore Baby Bodysuit


 

JOE FRESH MY VERY FIRST CHRISTMAS BODYSUIT
$10
Available at Superstore

Soft, cotton, grey mix is perfect for boys and girls. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - VTECH Sort & Discover Cube

VTECH SORT & DISCOVER ACTIVITY CUBE
Ages 9 months+
42 $34.99
Available at Toys R Us and Mastermind Toys

This provides both fun and learning for your little one while they play with this vibrant cube that is great for development it introduces little ones to colors, letters, numbers and more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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TODDLER (12 - 36 months)

 

 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016  - Farm Playset

 

GREEN TOYS FARM PACK PLAY SET
$49.99
Available at Mastermind Toys

This is a cute eco-friendly play set of farm animals that is made from 100% recyclable plastic.  Includes a barn, pick up truck, farmer, cow, sheep, pigs and more.  Pieces fit inside the barn and you can carry it to go with you anywhere.

 


 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz Christmas Gift Guide 2016 - Melissa & Doug Zoo Friends Hand Puppets

MELISSA & DOUG ZOO FRIENDS HAND PUPPETS
Ages 2 years +
$29.95
Available at Mastermind Toys
 
 
Cute and soft little hand puppets includes: 4 puppets - elephant, tiger, giraffe, and monkey.

 

 

 

 





 

2016 Holiday Gift Guide  - Little Tikes Walker

 

 

LITTLE TIKES LIGHT' N GO 3 - 1 ACTIVITY TABLE & WALKER
Ages 1 +
$49.94
Available at Walmart, Toys R Us

The 3-in-1 activity walker is a walker, standing activity table, and sit and play activity center all in one with over 70+ activities, songs, and sounds. The walker's projected lights encourage your baby to take their first steps as they grow with this interactive toy. Projected lights and more.

 


 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Goodnight, Goodnight Construction SiteGOODNIGHT, GOODNIGHT, CONSTRUCTION SITE BOOK & PLUSH
Ages 2 years old+
$27.99
Available at Mastermind Toys, Toys R Us, and Walmart
 
All the construction vehicles love to work on the construction site but they know when it is bedtime, they must rest up for the next day.

 

 

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PRESCHOOL (3 & 4 years old)

 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016 - Hot Wheels ULTIMATE Garage

 

HOTWHEELS ULTIMATE GARAGE PLAYSET
$99.99
Exclusive to Walmart 

You will need to make a lot of space for this 50 - car garage that is all about Hot Wheels business.

 
 
 


 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Shimmer and Shine Shine DollSHIMMER AND SHINE - SHINE DOLL by FISHER PRICE
~$18.95 Prices vary.
Available at  Toys R Us, Walmart, and Amazon.ca

Shine features a soft ponytail little ones will love to brush and style and includes a hair comb in the shape of Shine’s pet tiger, Nahal,  Shine comes dressed in her satin genie outfit, matching shoes and golden bracelets.
 
 
 
 
 






 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Music Maestro Keyboard

 

MUSIC MAESTRO KEYBOARD 
Ages 3 years old+
$49.99 - ONE SALE NOW FOR $39.99
Exclusive to Mastermind Toys

Spark your child's music creativity with this cool keyboard.  Includes a headset.  Connect your MP3 player and groove to some cool beats. Includes 8 instrument sounds and a disco light.

 

 
 
 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Lego Duplo Number TrainLEGO DUPLO ALL-IN-ONE TRAIN
~$19.99 Prices vary.
Available at Mastermind Toys and Toys R Us

Hop aboard the Number Train where learning to count has never been so much fun! With numbered LEGO DUPLO bricks and 3 wagons, young builders will learn math skills while creating and constructing their own toddler-friendly train! Rebuild into a tunnel, building, dog house and more. Includes child LEGO DUPLO figure and a dog.

 
 
 
 
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SCHOOL AGE (5 – 9 years old)
 

 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016 - Shopkins Shoppies Doll

 
 
 
SHOPKINS SHOPPIES DOLLS - SERIES 2
~ 19.99
Available at Toys R Us, Walmart, Superstore

Now you can go shopping with the Shopkin dolls like Peppa-mint, Rainbow Kate, Poppett, Sara Sushi and more.  Cute little doll comes with a VIP card, 2 Shopkins, a brush.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016 - HatchimalsHATCHIMALS
Prices vary $79.99
This product is out of stock in most retailers
 
This is 2016  HOTTEST holiday gift for kids.  It's the bigges secret of the season, Who Will Hatch?  Take care of your little egg and make sure to give it lots of attention and love.

 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016 - Lego Star Wars Resistance x-Wing Fighter

 

LEGO STAR WARS RESISTANCE X-WING FIGHTER
$79.99
Available at most major retailers.

For the Lego and Star Wars fan in your household this holiday season, build this detailed X-Wing Fighter with opening wings and cockpit, spring-loaded shooters, retractable landing gear, a removable engine, and more. Toppling tower and fire elements create a make-believe blaze. Includes three mini figures and a BB-8 Astromech Droid.






 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Minecraft Card Game


MINECRAFT CARD GAME
Ages 8 years +
~$22.99
Available at Mastermind Toys, Toys R Us, Amazon.ca, Walmart



Bring the fun of the 8 bit, creating fun to family game night without the tech.  Players have to mine, craft or reserve to win the game. 

 


 



 

 

 

LITEHAWK R/C QUATTRO NEON HELICOPTER
Ages 8 years +KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - LiteHawk R/C Quattro


$79.99
Available at Mastermind Toys, Toys R Us, Best Buy

With Ultra-Bright nighttime LED's.

 

 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Calico Critters


CALICO CRITTERS
From $24.99 +
Available Toys R Us, Mastermind Toys and Chapters Indigo

Welcome to the adorable world of Calico Critters of Cloverleaf Corners.These are timeless, intricate and delicate toys that are handcrafted, cute little animal families: Hedgehogs, Cats, Rabbits and more. You can buy family packs or choose from a wide selection of scenes from the Ballet Theatre ($99.00), Camping, Cottage life and more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Pokemon Pikachu PlushPIKACHU STUFFED PLUSH - POKEMON
Ages 5+
$34.99
Available Chapters, Amazon and Toys R Us

The most exciting game of 2016 was Pokemon Go and the most beloved Pokemon is Pikachu.  11- inch soft, plushie doll.

 

 





 

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PRETEEN (10 -13 years old)

 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016 Fantastic Beasts

FANTASTIC BEASTS by J.K. Rowling
Prices vary ~$24.99
Available at most major retailers

From the best-selling author of the Harry Potter series comes a tale about that introduces all the magical beasts that exist in the magical non-muggle world.  Now a major motion picture, read the book before you see the movie.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016 Holiday Gift Guide  - Mini Arcade GamesMINI ARCADE PACMAN GAMES
$29.99
Available at Bed Bath & Beyond

Now you can play and take this classic and fun game anywhere. It has authentic arcade sounds with this mini Pacman game, color LCD screen.  Available in Family Feud and Space Invaders.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - S Line Selfie Stick

 

S-LINE SELFIE STICK BLUE
$14.99
Available at London Drugs

S-Line Selfie Stick is a retractable monopod with a built-in shutter remote, provided clamp can be adjusted to fit most Smartphones, simply plug in the auxiliary jack into your device and use.  The Selfie Stick is portable, lightweight and easy to use, expandable up to 38.5 with a one-year exchange warranty
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - NES Classic Console
 
NINTENDO ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM: NES CLASSIC EDITION CONSOLE 
$79.99
Available at EB Games, Best Buy

Relive some of your favorite childhood video games or discover the classics for the first time on the NES Classic Edition console. This miniaturized version of the now-iconic NES features 30 pre-installed games including Super Mario Bros, Donkey Kong, and The Legend of Zelda. Enjoy hours of 8-bit nostalgia with the included full-size Classic Controller.  Don't wait, this will go fast.

 

 

 

 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Just Dance 2017



JUST DANCE 2017
$65.00
Available at all major retailers

Get ready for the full dance experience with Just Dance 2017.  It's the 8th installment of the Just Dance franchise.  Included are hit songs like DNCE's Cake by the Ocean, Justin Bieber's Sorry and more.  Available for PS4, Wii U, XBox One 

 














KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - ROGUE ONE

ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY
Hits theaters December 16, 2016
Not Yet Rated
Tickets are on sale at the box office or online.  For more information visit, http://www.sasksciencecentre.com/rogue-one/ 


The most anticipated movie of the year is coming, Rogue One, the next installment in the Star Wars franchise and you can experience it in an IMAX theater. Click here to view the official movie trailer:
https://youtu.be/frdj1zb9sMY  

 
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FOR MOMS, DADS & GRANDPARENTS

 

 

KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016- Faux Fur EarmuffsFAUX FUR EARMUFFS & SCARF LUX COZY THROW
$24.50 - $80.00
Available at Chapters

Here is the look of the year, Faux Fur everything is in. From scarves to earmuffs, give Mom the gift of fashion.

 

 

 

 

 


 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - CYNOCULARS Virtual Reality

 

CYNOCULARS VIRTUAL REALTY HEADSET AND REMOTE
$29.99
Available at Bed Bath & Beyond

Virtual reality is the wave of the future and with Cynoculars, you can turn your smartphone into a virtual reality headset.  There are 1,000 of games to choose from.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - 52 Lists for Happiness52 LISTS FOR HAPPINESS 
$16.95
Available at London Drugs, Chapters, Amazon.ca

Weekly journaling and inspiration for positivity and bringing happiness into our busy lives.  Now you can take the time, in easy list forms to practice gratitude every day with these unique and simple ideas.  Lists involve things like "List 11 Things that Made You Happy as a Child" or "List the Movies, Books, and TV Shows that Make you Happy".  It also allows you to take action and bring your practice of being happy into your family and how you can help to teach your kids that happiness is a choice.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KInderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - 99: Stories of the Game Wayne Gretzky

 

99: STORIES OF THE GAME WAYNE GRETZKY
~$199.00
Available at Chapter Indigo, Walmart, London Drugs

In honor of the NHL's 99th Anniversary, hockey legend Wayne Gretzky is telling stories from his career and the greatest game ever played.  For the sports and hockey fan this holiday season.

 




 


 

 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Gentleman's Hardare Multi toolGENTLEMEN'S HARDWARE MULTI-TOOL
$35.00
Available at Chapter Indigo, Walmart, London Drugs

Never be caught without hardware again! Fit for the "Master of all trades” this multi-tool features 15 brushed stainless steel tools and handy gadgets, perfect for fixing up around the house. With everything from a set of pillars to a small saw, this multi-tool will get the job done.






 

KinderBuzz 2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Rose Gold Diamond PenDIAMOND GOLD PEN- 24K ROSE GOLD 
$19.95
Available at Chapter Indigo

Mom can take her notes in style now with this beautiful pen.




 


KinderBuzz Holiday Gift Guide 2016 - Bamboo Aromatherapy Diffuser

BAMBOO ULTRASONIC AROMATHERAPY DIFFUSER
$89.99
Available Bed, Bath & Beyond, 

Experience the spa at home with this beautiful color changing diffuser, light mode and up to 8 hours of continuous misting.  Essential oils are sold separately and prices start at $14.99 - $29.99. 
 
 
 
 
 
 






 
 
Do you have an idea for a great Christmas gift that you or your little one really wants to find under the tree this year?  Let us know by emailing editorial 'at' kinderbuzz.com.
 
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