Have your children written their Dear Santa Letter yet? What items are at the top of their list? Every year, my kids get so excited to write their letters and mail them to Santa in hopes that he will reply. We always chat about the items that are high up on their wish list, but ever since they were wee ones, we encouraged them to ask Santa for a surprise so that they truly could be surprised AND sometimes, it makes it easier for Santa to do his job! He does have a super hard job, don’t you know?
Over the years, Mattel toys have always seemed to make it one or both lists in this family! This year, Mattel has some great toy ideas from their Holiday Gift Guide that I would like to share with you:
Fisher-Price® Thomas & FriendsTM Turbo Flip ThomasTM Ages 3+Y | $59.99 | Available at Walmart, Toys”R”Us® and Amazon®
The original Thomas the Tank EngineTM train was made of wood and got pushed around on traditional tracks. Who would’ve guessed that one day Thomas would have such amazing features? A remote control, light-up track projector and the ability to do jaw-dropping backflips and wheelies make Turbo Flip ThomasTM a toy for a new
Barbie® Rock ‘n Royal Courtney and Erika DollsTM Ages 3Y+ | $29.99 | Available at Walmart, Toys”R”Us® and Amazon®
Have you ever watched the Barbie® Rock ‘N RoyalsTM movie and wished Barbie® could perform a private concert in your own home? Well, if you haven’t, you can bet your kids have. The Barbie® Rock ‘n RoyalTM Courtney and Erika dolls sing songs from the movie and can perform an awesome rock concert. Their variety of songs and fashion outfits are perfect for hours of playtime fun this holiday season.
Barbie® Saddle ‘N Ride Feature HorseTM Ages 3Y+ | $59.99 | Available at Walmart, Toys”R”Us® and Amazon®
Yeeee Haww! Watch Barbie® saddle up and ride off into the sunset with the Barbie® Saddle ‘N Ride Feature HorseTM. In one motion, Barbie can swing up onto her horse and start out in a trot. Have a little one that loves horses? Think about putting this western rider under the tree.
Monster High® Gooliope JellingtonTM Ages 6Y+ | $39.99 | Available at Walmart, Toys”R”Us® and Amazon®
How do Monster High® ghouls celebrate the holidays? By having a big monster bash, of course! Incorporate the life of the party into your little one’s holiday
festivities. Gooliope Jellington is a former circus performer, who’s found herself ghouling around with the Monster High® gang. Her red, yellow and black big tent
dress is as festive as it gets.
Ever After High® Way Too Wonderland DollsTM Ages 6Y+ | $29.99 | Available at Walmart and Toys”R”Us®
Down the rabbit hole we go, off to Wonderland High! Your little ones will feel like they’re on an adventure with Kitty Cheshire, Madeline Hatter, Apple White and Lizzie Hearts. In their festive dresses, the Ever After High® Wonderland DollsTM look like they’re ready for the holidays.
Matchbox® Treasure TruckTM Ages 3Y+ | $39.99 | Available at Walmart, Toys”R”Us® and Amazon®
What’s better than a classic toy truck? How about a toy truck with a real working metal detector! The Matchbox® Treasure TruckTM signals when there’s metal below and can sift through sand with its sifter scoop. Your kids will be searching for treasure all day long with this exciting addition to a cool classic toy.
Apples to ApplesTM – Freestyle Ages 12Y+ | $24.99 | Available at Walmart and Amazon®
Time to put a twist on the classic holiday get together. Apples to Apples Freestyle will have your holiday guests laughing all night long. Just like the classic Apples to Apples game, the freestyle version is all about finding the most creative, fun, and hilarious answers to quirky questions.
Christmas Tree Ornaments
$23.99-$24.99 | Available exclusively at Hallmark Gold Crown Stores.
Decorate your tree with Barbie® and Monster High®! Get in the holiday spirit with the Holiday Barbie OrnamentTM. Inspired by the 2015 Holiday Barbie® DollTM, this ornament will be sure to bring holiday joy to your little ones. But why stop there? The Gorgeous Western Star BarbieTM and the Hallmark Shopping BarbieTM ornaments are perfect additions to a beautiful tree. To add a little spookiness for Monster High® fans, the Frankie SteinTM Ornament is sure to be a hit this holiday season.
Barbie® Princess Power Wham Glam Essentials KitTM $5.59 | Available at LoblawsTM and Amazon®
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Barbie Princess Power! For your little super hero, there’s the Barbie Princess Power Wham Glam Essentials Kit. Complete with lip, face and eye makeup, this diamond shape kit is a great stocking stuffer this holiday season.
And don’t forget one of the hottest toys this holiday season, FISHER-PRICE® SMART TOY® BEAR! He has become a favourite and most wanted item for many children this holiday season.
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