The Best Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2024

It’s almost Mother’s Day!! The perfect time to get spoiled or spoil your sweet mom (or both!). To help out all of those anyone buying you a gift, here is my annual Mother’s Day Gift guide for 2024! I’m in the camp of it’s better to ask for what you want than be disappointed your … Read the full article

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Best Minnesota Gifts – Home & Lifestyle (2023)

Imagine the next time someone walks in your home and compliments you on the beautiful smell or the stunning towel hanging in the bathroom only for you to share the fun story of a local MN brand who created it! This spot has some amazing Minnesota gifts for your home with everything from trays to … Read the full article

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Minnesota Gifts: The Best Clothing Brands 2023

Looking for Minnesota gifts? As a MN girl I have a deep love for my state and all of the amazing brands that are from here! There’s everything from giant well known brands (like Wiley Wallaby) and smaller brands that I can’t wait to introduce you to. So today, I’m so excited to introduce you … Read the full article

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The Best Minnesota Gifts: Food & Drink (2023)

Looking for Minnesota gifts? Specifically Minnesota food and drinks? As a MN girl I have a deep love for my state and all of the amazing brands that are from here! You may be shocked to find out some of your favorite food brands are created right here in Minnesota! Brands like Pearsons, Wiley Wallaby … Read the full article

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Minnesota Gifts: Jewelry & Accessories & Beauty 2023

Looking for Minnesota gifts? Specifically Minnesota made jewelry or accessories or beauty products? As a MN girl I have a deep love for my state and all of the amazing brands that are from here! There’s everything from giant well known brands (like Wiley Wallaby) and smaller brands that I can’t wait to introduce you … Read the full article

13 Fun Pregnancy Announcement Gifts for Grandparents

Any grandma or grandpa will tell you: The only thing better than being a parent is being a grandparent! If you are expecting, there are so many ways that you can share the big news with your parents. Whether it is your first baby or your fifth, your parents will share your excitement, especially when … Read the full article

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Unicorn Gift Ideas for Kids

Looking for the perfect unicorn gift ideas for a little girl? I’m glad you’re here! We’ve curate some of the best unicorn gifts out there to help you find that perfect unicorn gift. Is there anything more magical than unicorns? I can remember loving unicorns as a kids and now that I have a daughter … Read the full article

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Top 10 Magical Unicorn Gift Ideas for Adults (2023)

Looking for the best unicorn gift ideas for adults? Look no further! I’ve rounded up the top 10 unicorn gifts to add a touch of magic to your gift. For hundreds of years, these mythical creatures have been a symbol of beauty, healing, and magic in general. It’s no surprise that to this day, they’re … Read the full article

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13 Climbing Toys to Keep Young Kids Active

Remember how eager you were for your baby to start rolling over and scooting around? And now they never stop moving! If your baby or toddler is always on the move and finding new things to climb (and fall off of), then you probably need some new ways to occupy them safely. Otherwise, they’ll be … Read the full article

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11 Best Scooters for 2-Year-Olds

Has your 2-year-old developed a newfound love for scooters? It’s amazing how quickly these little guys can pick up how to use one! Scooters are a great way to get your kids outside, playing in the fresh air. They also help develop their sense of balance and independence, and most importantly, gets their energy out! … Read the full article

20 Perfect Gifts for 5-Year-Old Girls (2023)

5-year-old girls love a little bit of everything! They can be frilly and twirly, but they’re smart and independent and active and sometimes want to get messy. So give them gifts that fit their whole personality! I’ve got 20 ideas for your 5-year-old girls wishlist that are sure to make her smile! Gift Guide for … Read the full article

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16 Gift Ideas for 7-Year-Old Girls (2023)

It’s so fun to shop for a 7-year-old! They are really coming into themselves, can handle more complicated and creative hobbies, and are starting to read more exciting books. If you’ve got a 7-year-old girl in your life, here are some gift ideas they’ll love this holiday season. Gift Guide for 7-Year-Old Girls 1. Bracelet … Read the full article

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20 Fun Gifts 7-Year-Old Boys Will Love (2023)

Does your 7-year-old boy have strong opinions on what he likes and doesn’t like? I know mine does! I personally have a 7 year old boy who helped create this guide and we also asked some of his friends and family members to give their input. You can be certain we’ve covered all our bases … Read the full article

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60 Best Gifts for 3-Year-Old Boys (2023)

Searching for toys for 3 year old boys? I’m here to help! Keep reading for tested and approved toys for toddler boys! Whether you’re searching for Christmas gifts for your 3-year-old or a birthday, I’m now on my 2nd round of 3 year old boys and have learned a thing or two about what they … Read the full article

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46 Unique Gift Ideas for Boys (2023)

Oh boy! This gift guide for boys is full of toys, games and more the little fellas in your life will love. ( … And things you won’t hate having around your house either. 😉) These gift ideas have been sourced with the help of the boys in my life. (Hi nephew!) Let me tell … Read the full article

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Best Ride On Toys for 1 Year Old (2023)

As your baby grows and develops, one thing is certain. Ride on toys are a great way to not only keep them busy but also helps your kids explore, enhance their physical skills and grow their cognitive skills. It enables them to be a bit more independent and have some fun! There’s tons of different … Read the full article

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48 Perfect Gift Ideas for Girls (2023)

Have an elementary age or tween girl in your life that you need a gift for? Whether it’s Christmas or birthday or just because, we’ve scoured stores, as well as the bedrooms (and minds!) of my nieces and friends’ daughters to curate the best gift ideas for girls possible. Today we’re sharing all of the … Read the full article

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33 Best Gifts for 3-Year-Old Girls

There is nobody sweeter or sassier than a 3-year-old girl! They’re at the best in-between stage where you can still see the toddler but also get a glimpse at the big kid they’ll be. And shopping for 3-year-olds is so fun! They know what they like and are just starting to transition into big kid … Read the full article

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25 Gift Ideas from BIPOC-Owned Businesses (2023)

As you start making a list and checking it twice, there’s a lot to consider: how to find just the right gift for just the right person, one that’s both thoughtful and original, as well as how you use your dollars to support business owners and companies you believe in. If you’re committed to supporting … Read the full article

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19 Best Gifts for Teenage Girls (2023)

Teenage girls know what they want — but you don’t always know what that is! You can of course give gift cards (and they’ll be greatly appreciated), but sometimes it’s more fun to receive a gift to unwrap. And it’s a lot more fun to watch them open it! If you’re looking for more ideas … Read the full article

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19 Top Gifts for Teenage Boys (2023)

Does shopping for gifts for the teenage boys in your life make you sweat? Are you worried your only options are gift cards and cash? Let me help you! I’ve done all the searching and asking around for you, so you don’t need to go down that rabbit hole. Whether you’re looking for big gifts … Read the full article

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20 Best Gift Ideas for Tween Boys

The tween years are such a cool time. Kids are growing into themselves and becoming such interesting people. But it’s also such a mystery to those of us who have blocked those years out of our minds! Tween boys are at an age that they still like some toys, but there’s a minefield of “cringe” … Read the full article

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17 Best Gift Ideas for Tween Girls

I love tween girls — they’re so much fun and you never know what’s going to come out of their mouths next! But that unpredictability can make them hard to shop for! They’re growing out of the kinds of gifts you’ve been giving them the past several years but they aren’t quite ready for the … Read the full article

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12 Best Baby Dolls for 1-Year-Olds

Do you have a 1-year-old in your life? It’s such a fun age — starting to outgrow the baby phase, learning and playing more and more, but not quite full-blown toddlers yet. This is a great age to introduce a baby doll for 1-year-olds to start developing pretend play, fine motor skills and cognitive skills. … Read the full article

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10 Best Baby Walker Toys

Have a little one who’s starting to pull themself up on things? Want to encourage that curiosity in hopes of them taking a step or 2? Today I’m going to share 10 different baby walker toys for you to check out for your little one! When our 3rd baby was 10 months he started pulling … Read the full article