There's never a shortage of ideas when kids craft a letter for Santa himself. This holiday season, Parents editors spotlight those must-have toys, trinkets, and gadgets that kids really want for Christmas—and ways parents can make those wishes a reality.

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Best Gifts for 2-Year-Olds
Adventurous, bold, curious—the twos can be anything but terrible, especially when your child has toys to stimulate their creativity and help encourage them to grow. Here, the best toys for your 2-year-old, according to experts and parents.
15 Christmas Gifts Teens Actually Want (That Aren't Just a Gift Card)
While you can't go wrong with a gift card or a Venmo deposit, there are real gifts high-schoolers and college students want. It'll just typically take multiple texts and DMs to find out what they are. To help you out, here are some ideas (and even a couple of links) for fun gifts. 
15 Practical Stocking Stuffers Everyone Will Want—for $10 or Less
Looking for stocking stuffer gift ideas this holiday season? These 15 cheery and practical choices—all $10 or less—will delight anyone on your "nice" list.
21 Parents-Approved Thank You Gifts Under $50 for Everyone in Your Village
If it takes a village to raise a child, you may need a whole lot of gifts come holiday time. This roundup can give you an assist, with 21 picks that are $50 or less.
Mom Turned Son's Braces Into an Ornament That Now Adorns the Tree Each Year
When one 23-year-old rocks around the Christmas tree, he sees a memory from his teen year's most kids are happy to forget.
Disney Theme Parks Introduce Black Santa Clauses for the First Time Ever This Holiday Season
Black Santas have been spotted at both Disneyland in Anaheim, California and Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the first time in the Mouse House's 66-year theme park history