5 Gifts for the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

What to Give Your Kids

gifts for kids!

Whether it’s eight crazy nights or one glorious morning, feel good about the gifts you give the kids this year.

Plan Toys Build-a-Robot, $34
The wooden droid’s four interchangeable heads (each wearing a different facial expression) teach little ones about emotions, while movable arms and legs leave us all smiles.

Garden Treasure Box, $50
A magical souvenir box that turns everyday garden finds into prized possessions. Stash acorns, flowers, and leaves in specially labeled drawers.

my feelings book!A Little Book About Feelings and My Feelings Activity Book, $13
We’re feeling extra good about these books from The Mother Company. In no time at all, your kids will learn to express their emotions with comfort and ease.

Materious Piggy, $54
A piggy bank that teaches two valuable lessons: Save for yourself with the big piggy and for a charitable cause with the smaller swine.

littlemissmatched girls’ fashion dolls!LittleMissMatched Girls’ Fashion Dolls, $40
Nobody likes a brat, and the dream house is in foreclosure. The dolls have style, personality, and character you want your kids to emulate.

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this week in miami!

Hanukkah Festival

What: Free klezmer music, a puppet show, and rides for little Maccabees.
Why: Matzo ball soup and latke cooking demos. L’chaim to that.
When: Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 5501 NW 12th Ave., adjacent to Fort Lauderdale Stadium, Fort Lauderdale. Info at 954-252-6958.

Mis Amigos Languages Holiday Open House
What: Learn about children’s language classes, plus crafts and snacks.
Why: The ever-discerning I Am the Maven brings some of her favorite businesses (Misha’s Cupcakes, Betty Bu Party Rental) along to join the fun.
When: Sat., 4-6 p.m.
Where: 1390 S. Dixie Hwy., ste. 1108, Coral Gables (305-418-0353). Free.

Dark Side of the Rainbow
What: Check out sculptures, photography, and a film created by Le Petit Papillon Montessori School’s talented students.
Why: Think Art Basel for the younger set.
When: Fri., 6-8 p.m.
Where: 1021 Biarritz Dr., Miami Beach (305-867-4244). Free.

Photo: Courtesy of Amazon.com; Courtesy of The Mother Company; Courtesy of LittleMissMatched

Mis Amigos Languages
1390 S Dixie Hwy
ste 1108
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Hanukkah Festival
5501 NW 12th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
Le Petit Papillon Montessori School
1021 Biarritz Dr
Miami Beach, FL 33141