Media, Influencers, Moms, Dads and Grandparents Across the Country Weigh in on Their Favorite Holiday Gifts

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The holidays are fast approaching and one thing is on the mind of every parent and grandparent: What do we get the kids? Brilliant PR & Marketing, the preeminent agency serving products and brands for parents and families has spent the year sharing its clients’ holiday offerings with the world, and has assessed the standout favorites based on reception from media and influencers, in addition to actual moms, dads and grandparents form the agency’s 14,000 strong BrilliantMinds parenting panel.

The holidays are fast approaching and one thing is on the mind of every parent and grandparent: What do we get the kids? Brilliant PR & Marketing, the preeminent agency serving products and brands for parents and families has spent the year sharing its clients’ holiday offerings with the world, and has assessed the standout favorites based on reception from media and influencers, in addition to actual moms, dads and grandparents form the agency’s 14,000 strong BrilliantMinds parenting panel.

View Brilliant PR & Marketing’s Complete Holiday Gift Lookbook

“We are honored to represent some of the best baby, kid, and parenting brands in the business and to share the products that have received the strongest reception this year just in time for the holidays,” says Kathleen Tomes, president and founder of Brilliant PR & Marketing. “We believe these are the perfect gifts for everyone on your holiday wishlist.”

Gifts for Ages Birth - 2 years old

HABA Horse Bluey: Bluey the horse is a cuddly and loyal playmate children will love for years to come. They can stand it on the wheeled board supplied and pull it along behind them, even if they are still at the crawling stage. MSRP: $39.99.

Fat Brain Toys InnyBin: The unique shape exploration experience features six chunky blocks designed with fascinating textures that are sure to thrill little fingers. As kids push them through the elastic bands of the cube, curiosity is sparked and young minds can't help but experiment and discover! MSRP: $24.95.

Edushape Water Whirly: Stack 'em, twirl 'em, and watch the water flow! Four separate water toys snap together and offer physical feedback while water runs through them (fountain, twirling, and spinning objects). Perfect for the tub or pool. MSRP: $10.99.

White Leaf Provisions Biodynamic® Organic Baby Food Blends: White Leaf Provisions is a line of baby food that is 100% regeneratively farmed, Biodynamic®, Organic & GMO-Free. It offers parents complete purity and transparency, transforming not only how we feed our children but also encouraging farming methods that can help to heal the planet that our kids will inherit. MSRP: $17.94 for a 6-pack.

Rockit Rocker: Rockit gently rocks any stroller, soothing your baby to sleep. MSRP: $49.99

Gifts for Ages 2 years old - 5 years old

Banana Panda Suuuper Size Puzzle Animal Match: This large and colorful 34-piece floor puzzle and matching activity encourages toddlers to play creatively in a variety of ways: kids can assemble 6 puzzles with different animals or combine them all to form one large picture. Kids can also match the baby animals to the parents and change the animal habitats! MSRP: $21.99.

Loog Mini Acoustic Guitar: The ideal first guitar is designed to make it fun, easy and stimulating for kids to play music. The Loog Mini guitar comes with flashcards that teach future musicians how to form chords and an app that gets them playing songs on day one! MSRP: $79.

Precidio Drink in the Box: Drink in the Box is the world's only reusable drink box, is patented, BPA and Phthalate free, won't squirt or leak, and helps to hydrate kids. Keep them drinking healthier options without all the sugar and risk of mold, or impact on the environment of disposable juice boxes. Perfect for on-the-go! MSRP: $11.99-$14.99.

Wishing Pixies App & Dolls: Children will love their new 7-inch Pixie character dolls that go with the Wishing Pixies story and app. The dolls will teach children to nurture the magic within themselves. Children will become more positive thinking, kinder, and goal-focused and will grow to have a strong, positive self-image. MSRP: $39.95

Gifts for Ages 5 years old - 8 years old:

Learning Resources Coding Critters: These award-winning preschool storybook coding toys introduce early coding principles through screen-free play to children as young as four. They also feature interactive play modes and are available in dog, cat, and dinosaur versions. MSRP: $39.99 per set.

'Twas the Night Before Christmas: A Highlights™ Hidden Pictures® Storybook: Families will start a new holiday tradition with this special Hidden Pictures edition of the beloved holiday poem, “’Twas the Night Before Christmas”—the debut title in the Highlights ™ Hidden Pictures® Storybooks series. MSRP: $12.99.

Hoyle Seal Squad™: The Hoyle Seal Squad card game encourages teamwork, cooperation, simple strategy, and decision-making. This fun game also helps teach the lesson that it is best to take other players into account. MSRP: $5.99.

Plus-Plus Super Tubes: Plus-Plus Super Tubes are over three feet of fun and contain over 500 pieces for the ultimate in creative and portable building play. Children will spend hours building anything they can imagine! MSRP: $24.99.

Schleich Advent Calendars: The Advent Calendars hide great surprises behind 24 doors and generate excitement leading up to the holiday. The Schleich figures are sculpted in detail, stand for educational play, and can be added to any of the Schleich playsets. Available in Horse Club and Dinosaur varieties. MSRP: $39.99.

Playfoam Pluffe(™): The Squishologists at the Playfoam Wacky Workshop have formulated a brand-new squish-sation! Playfoam Pluffle is the mesmerizing, mixable, can’t resistable, feel-good fluffy stuff that never dries out! MSRP: $31.99

Gifts for Ages 8 years old - 10 years old

Kahootz Y’Art™: Y’Art is a whole new way to create amazing textile art with the ease of coloring and was the 2019 ASTRA Best Toys for Kids Winner in the Arts & Crafts category. Creative inspiration can be found on Yart-Studio.com. Available in Pug Puppy, Unicorn, Flamingo, Narwhal, and Llama. MSRP: $14.99.

Hand2mind Moving Creations with K’Nex: Children will learn to apply STEM principles just like an engineer! Each of the nine builds in Moving Creations includes step-by-step instructions, fun facts, and 2 “think bigger” challenges, for a total of 27 activities. MSRP: $39.99.

Tinkering Labs Electric Motors Catalyst Stem Kit: The Electric Motors Catalyst is the ultimate kit for young inventors and provides 16 possible inventions in one kit. It comes with 10 challenge cards that offer a description of what to reinvent their robotic creation into. Kids will address STEM, robotics, problem-solving, project-based learning, creativity, and invention all through one kit. MSRP: $59.

Gifts for Ages 10+

Gray Matter Games The Game of Wolf: Which is stronger? The Lone Wolf or The Pack? Find out in the strategic trivia game where friend quickly becomes foe! Ages 14+. MSRP: $24.99.

CINEMOOD: CINEMOOD is the world’s first absolutely noiseless, 3” ultralight standalone projector, that converts any surface into a 12-foot magic cinema. Create a true cinema experience and bring your family together with endless hours of preloaded kid-friendly entertainment! MSRP: $399.99.

Gifts for Parents:

Nuna CUDL™: Parents may want to hold their baby all the time, but the CUDL™ makes it easy to keep baby close and secure, all while keeping hands free to do other things. It’s comfortable and customizable with breathable mesh fabric and padded shoulder and waist straps. Keep baby facing in and snuggled up starting with an integrated infant booster for newborns, which then easily unzips as your child grows. As baby wants to explore the world, have them face out or switch to backpack mode for growing toddlers. MSRP: $219.95.

Write to Me 2020 My Organised Chaos Boxed Weekly Planner: Life is chaotic. There is always so much to do and so much to remember. Take the time to map out your plan, write out lists and the whole family’s schedules and organize your chaos! MSRP: $49.95.

Game By Bicycle It’s Blunderful: A hilarious board game for adults where everyone takes a turn reading a card with an awkward situation and accompanying reactions. The other players make their wager and guess how the reader would respond. Guess the correct answer and you get the points you wagered. MSRP: $24.99.

For more information, email info@brilliantprm.com. Visit Brilliant PR & Marketing online at http://www.brilliantprm.com and on social at @brilliantprm and @brilliantparenting. The full Brilliant PR & Marketing Holiday Look Book can be found here: 2019 Holiday Look Book | Brilliant PR

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