My five-year-old nephew likes building traps and contraptions. I know he uses tape and bungee cords, and presumably stuff from around the house. What could I give him for Christmas that would help support this hobby? Do you have kids that like to build? What're their favorite scraps and fancy things to create with? [more inside]
I usually buy my daughter one larger gift each Christmas, one that we can set up as the big surprise Christmas morning. The challenge is that our house is fairly small so whatever we buy should be able to fold up and be put away, either up on a shelf or in a closet. [more inside]
A relative wants to give a cash gift to my 12-year-old child, but wants to put it in some kind of account where it can grow for many years before the child receives it. Where? How? It's under $1000 and we're in the U.S. [more inside]
My 1-year old niece was entranced by my bluetooth speaker last time I visited. What are some cool sound toys for kids? [more inside]
I bought a picture frame for my 7 year old, now I don't know what to put in it. Would a kid like a photo or art or something else best? [more inside]
Over the next year, my friend will be doing a lot of air travel with her one-year-old child in tow. What are some useful products that will make the whole airport/airplane process easier for both of them?
What might be a great gift (0-$300 budget) for a 6yr old girl who will be stuck in a leg cast for the rest of the summer?
What do you get your best friend and his wife on the occasion of their first child being born? [more inside]
Help me present my 4-year-old niece with a way to donate to charity, as part of her Christmas present. [more inside]
I need a snippet of a poem or quote from a children's book about wishes. [more inside]
Is there any way I can get my hands on some cool Scalino marble run pieces before Christmas? [more inside]
What are some good web sites to buy cute, "hip" (whatever that means) t-shirts and other clothing for babies and toddlers? Bonus points if it's non-gendered. [more inside]
I'd like to get something extravagant as a gift for my (to be) 1 year old nephew. [more inside]
Birthday Gift Ideas for 9 Year Old Gifted (Boy) Child? [more inside]