I am excited to show you some of the most unique and creative must-have gift ideas this holiday season for your family.
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Mr. Beet, the grumpy manager makes them sing - and clean - for their supper. Why is Mr Beet such a beast? And can Mirabelle’s kindness change him? Find out in this hilarious and heartwarming VeggieTales story of unconditional love.
The Beatrix Girls are an accomplished pop band with real music that girls are sure to adore. Each member of the band sings, plays a different instrument and even writes the songs.
|4-6||The Beatrix Girls Site||$24.99||http://www.atticgirl.com/2014/11/the-beatrix-girls-holiday-giveaway.html|
Trace E. Doodles™ was made from a chalkboard drawing. She loves to draw and paint but sometimes her imagination goes wild and she'll draw a giant bird you can ride or a river coming out of a bath tub . She has a pet Zebra.
Now you can add your own personal touch to Lalaloopsy with the Color Me collection! Adorable solid color Lalaloopsy™ doll. Use erasable markers to draw, color, and stamp your own designs onto Lalaloopsy, her clothes and pet! Then erase with water to do over and over again.
The season’s hottest toy, The Harrison Bear, is all sold out, and Noel’s new stepfather wants to keep it that way – so he can be the one to make her holiday wish come true. When Larry learns all Noel wants for Christmas is the bear, he’ll stop at nothing to make his little girl happy and get her the toy of her dreams.
Co-starring WWE superstar Santino Marella, Jingle All The Way 2 is heartwarming and hilarious fun for the whole family!
With Lalaloopsy Diaper Surprise you can explore the magical world of Lalaloopsy™ and see your favorite Lalaloopsy™ characters when they were babies! And each Lalaloopsy Baby poops magical charms in reusable diapers! Just feed your Lalaloopsy Babies™ water, press their belly “button,” and check their diaper for a surprise! "Sew" many charms to collect!
|4 years and up||Walmart,|
Your favorite Lalaloopsy characters are now sew tiny! Collect them all! Every character is different. Totally collectible! Cute and as small as a button.
|4 years & up||Walmart, Target,|
It's wintertime in Chuggington and the Chuggers are busy making preparations for the Parade of Lights Festival, adorning themselves in glowing colored lights for a special procession through Chuggington! But, when freezing fog traps Koko and a snowy avalanche derails Fletch, that’s when Wilson and the Chug Patrol team must set out on a wild winter rescue!
This action-packed collection features five Chuggington specials, including the all-new Snow Rescue Special airing for the first time this fall on Disney Junior! With added bonuses including new character montages and coloring sheets, your own little Chugger will discover important lessons about safety, responsibility and teamwork.
|2-5 yrs||In Stores||$14.98||http://www.atticgirl.com/2014/11/chuggington-snow-rescue-coming-to-dvd.html#.VHNW38lQCZ0|
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A World War II Christmas novella collection coming from WaterBrook Multnomah.
White Christmas by Cara C. Putman
A candy maker and a puzzle manufacturer have one thing in common: love is the last thing they’re looking for and the very thing they need.
I’ll Be Home for Christmas by Sarah Sundin
A fighter pilot running on empty, a lonely widow, and a little girl searching for what she’s lost—will an unusual Christmas gift fill their hearts again?
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by Tricia Goyer
As Christmas nears a combat nurse offers care and cheer to injured soldiers on the front line, but when her patients and the Dutch villagers discover it’s her birthday they work together to give her a great gift—a reason to believe in love again.
Celebrate Second Christmas, a treasured, lighthearted time of community, with four Amish romances:
“When Christmas Comes Again” by Beth Wiseman
Katherine knows the first Christmas without Elias will be hard for her and the children. But when a mysterious Englischer appears with photographs of her late husband, Katherine begins to wonder what other blessings Christmas could have in store.
“Her Christmas Pen Pal” by Ruth Reid
Joy was expecting a wedding proposal from Henry; what she got instead was news of another woman. But when her heartfelt letter to a cousin ends up in the hands of a young cabinetmaker, an unexpected correspondence between two strangers gets interesting fast.
“A Gift for Anne Marie” by Kathleen Fuller
Anne Marie and Nathaniel have been best friends since they were kids. Now things are evolving . . . in ways everyone else predicted long ago. But when her mother suddenly decides to remarry in another state, Anne Marie’s new chapter with Nathaniel looks doomed to end before it begins.
“The Christmas Aprons” by Tricia Goyer
Vanilla crumb pie has been Esther’s mem’s calling card for decades. But when Esther finally gets her hands on the secret recipe, she discovers that vanilla crumb pie is more than just dessert . . . it’s bachelor bait.
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Made of 100 percent polyester, the blanket presents a soft surface that is smooth and soothing to the touch. The blanket includes 3 heating levels, while an easy-to-operate control makes it simple to find exactly the right setting. For easy care, the blanket is fully machine washable and dryer safe.
Holiday Wishes, a Christmas album recorded by Tony Award-winning singer/actor Idina Menzel, is out now on Warner Bros. Records.
The album was produced by Grammy Award-winner Walter Afanasieff (Barbra Streisand, Celine Dion, Mariah Carey) and features such classic favorites as “All I Want For Christmas Is You” and “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas,” as well as Joni Mitchell’s Christmas-themed “River,” one of Menzel’s favorites.
Another highlight is a duet with international superstar Michael Bublé on “Baby It’s Cold Outside.” An exclusive Target edition of Holiday Wishes features two bonus tracks, including “Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!”.
| iTunes: http://bit.ly/IMHolidayWishes|
Canon Rebel T5i DSLR Camera
at Best Buy
• Capture Hollywood caliber full HD video
• Continuous autofocus while taking HD video
• Features an 18.0-megapixel CMOS sensor and a DIGIC 5 image processor to ensure vivid, crystal-clear images.
• The 3" vari-angle touch screen simplifies navigation.