Gifts

There's never a shortage of ideas when kids make their Santa letter. Find out what kids want for Christmas and the best gifts they can receive.

Best Gifts for One-Year-Olds

Your baby's gone from a little bean to a crawling, smiling, laughing in toddler in the last year. We've got the 12 presents that experts tell us are developmentally right for your child and cool for parents as well.

Best Gifts for Two-Year-Olds

Terrible? We call the twos terrific. Here, the toys that will keep her busy -- and that experts say will boost her brainpower too.

Best Gifts for Three-Year-Olds

Your 3-year-old is a complex person now, with thoughts, interests, and greater control of her body. She's also got a longer attention span, so she can focus on make-believe, games, craft projects, and more. Here, 13 great gifts for 3-year-olds that experts -- and kids -- love.

2016 FamilyFun Toys of the Year

Introducing the 2016 Toys of the Year! These 20 kid-approved picks are squeal-inducing, happy-dance-launching hits that left our testers begging for more. Talk about holiday must-haves!

20 Gifts Kids Can Make

Get creative with these handmade ideas that are fun (and inexpensive!) to craft and give.

Create Gifts Out of Your Kids' Artwork

With just a few simple steps, you can help your kids transform their favorite artwork into sweet keepsake presents that relatives, teachers, and friends will absolutely love.

7 Easy, No-Knit Yarn Crafts

Three simple no-knit techniques are all it takes for you and your kids to create these sweet yarn crafts--perfect to give, and even better to receive.

9 Great Books to Give as Gifts

The best stories and guides to give to your little readers this holiday season.

Best Toys for Babies and Toddlers

There are so many options for baby and toddler toys out there. We'll show you our top choices so you can be confident that your little one will be entertained.

2015 Parents Holiday Gift Guide

Our present to you: a stress-free shopping guide to make celebrating the season a little more merry. (No thank-you note required.)

Best Toys That Get Kids Moving

Looking for something to help your child burn off some energy? Our kid testers show you how much fun they had playing with their favorite toys that kept them moving.

4 Gifts You'll Definitely Get From Your Kids

A field guide to your child's seasonal offerings.

Best Toys That Feature Favorite Characters

We brought the toughest little critics to our testing room so they could tell us their favorite toys that feature characters. Learn what they picked as the best of the best and why.

Best Toddler Stocking Stuffers

Fill your little one's holiday stocking with great gifts that are fun, safe, and affordable.

Affordable Gifts for Everyone on Your List

We picked out the perfect presents for all of your loved ones this year. The best part? Each gift costs as little as $5 and no more than $50!

Holiday Gifts That Celebrate Latino Culture

Still digging around for the perfect present for your little one? We've got you covered with toys that connect them to your culture.

Great Gifts for New Moms & Moms-to-Be

These goods are sure to make your new mommy life a little easier.

Parents' 2016 Gift Guide for Charitable Giving

Your holiday shopping just got more meaningful. Our guide has 28 gifts that support charitable causes.

Holiday Crafts & Projects That Give Back

Hands-on projects are a great way to get kids psyched about giving back during the holidays. This season, try one (or more) of these wonderful ideas from our readers and editors for helping people in need.

Best Children's Books of 2015

Children's librarians and families agreed that out of the thousands of kids' titles released this year, these picks are the guaranteed page-turners. Let your friends in on the news.

Holiday Gifts $40 and Under

More holiday gift ideas for everyone on your list.

2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Too Pretty to Wrap

Just top these presents off with a bow and stash them under the tree. Then sit back and enjoy the eggnog.

2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Photo Gifts

These personalized presents are all about face.

We Pick the Best Toys of 2014

Get a behind-the-scenes look at a big day of testing for our best toys of 2014. Our little critics played with everything from robots to hair chalk to see which new products are the most fun and exciting this year.

The Best Games of 2014!

Our kid testers played with all kinds of toys to help us find our top picks of 2014. Watch as they interact with some of the coolest playthings on the market.

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