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2023 Holiday Gift Guide

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Welcome to our 2023 Holiday Gift Guide! I cannot believe it is that time of the year where we need to start prepping for Thanksgiving dinner and Christmas. Where has the time gone?! I feel like I just put our tree away.

I have gathered a collection of gift ideas for those on your list (and maybe yourself as well). Also included are some articles if you need a bit more help figuring out what to get those hard-to-buy for people.

Make sure to check out our BEST Amazon Prime Deals to get the best price on your gifts!

Happy shopping!

Toys & Games

Mattel Disney Princess Dolls, Ariel Posable Fashion Doll with Sparkling Clothing and Accessories – The posable fashion doll wears her signature fashion from the movie, including removable shoes and tiara.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem 4.5” Leonardo Basic Action Figure by Playmates Toys – Leo comes ready for battle with his iconic twin katana, a separate weapons rack with different accessories, and a baby turtle!

Mattel Disney Princess Dolls, Anna Posable Fashion Doll with Signature Clothing and Accessories – This posable Anna fashion doll wears her signature blue and purple travel outfit, featuring a removable soft cape, skirt, and shoes.

LEGO City 2023 Advent Calendar 60381 Christmas Holiday Countdown Playset, Gift Idea to Countdown to Adventure with Daily Collectible Surprises – Daily surprises include Mr. and Mrs. Claus, carol singer, ice hockey player, ice sculptor and other fan favorite minifigures like the snowman, reindeer, puppy and kitten figures. Includes a foldout playmat.

LEGO Star Wars 2023 Advent Calendar 75366 Christmas Holiday Countdown Gift Idea with 9 Star Wars Characters and 15 Mini Building Toys – Includes characters and builds to discover new experiences and play out Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: The Bad Batch stories and to use with other LEGO Star Wars sets.

LEGO Harry Potter 2023 Advent Calendar 76418 Christmas Countdown Playset with Daily Suprises, Featuring 18 Hogsmeade Village Mini Builds & 6 Minifigures – 227-piece building set with a simple pictorial guide to building the daily surprises on the back of each door.

Furby Purple, 15 Fashion Accessories, Voice Activated Animatronic – Furby is back! With over 600 responses, chat, sing, and laugh together with this talking toy that’s full of adorable, hilarious, and sometimes sassy surprises. Speaks both English and Furbish.

SHASHIBO Shape Shifting Box – Award-Winning, Patented Fidget Cube w/ 36 Rare Earth Magnets – Transforms Into Over 70 Shapes, Download Fun in Motion Toys Mobile App (Original Series – Spaced Out).

Crayola Bluey Color Wonder Coloring Book Pages & Markers, Mess Free Coloring – Contains 18 Bluey Coloring Pages and 5 Color Wonder Markers. MESS FREE COLORING: Colors appear only on special Color Wonder paper, not on skin, clothing, or carpets.

Baby Alive Princess Ellie Grows Up! – With kids’ care, this Baby Alive grow up doll grows into a princess doll. She starts at 14 inches (37 cm) and grows to 18 inches (45 cm) by rocking her and using her nurturing baby doll accessories.

Play-Doh Modeling Compound 10-Pack – shape, squish, mix, and make it all. Great for lots of uses like Play-Doh refills, as a Play-Doh Starter set, or as an add-on to any Play-Doh toy (sold separately).

Video Gaming

$10 -PlayStation Store Gift Card [Digital Code] – May be redeemed for anything on PlayStation Store. Choose from thousands of games, add-ons, subscriptions and more.

$10 Xbox Gift Card [Digital Code] – Buy full digital game downloads, game add-ons, in-game currency, memberships, devices, apps, movies, TV shows, and more.

Super Mario Bros.™ Wonder – Nintendo Switch (US Version) – Choose from the largest cast of characters in a side-scrolling Mario game, including Mario, Luigi, Peach, Daisy and other favorites.

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope – Standard Edition – Rescue the uncanny Sparks throughout the galaxy, who provide distinct powers that will help you in battle.

$20 Nintendo eShop Gift Card [Digital Code] – Choose from over 1,000 new, classic and indie games – delivered directly to your Nintendo Switch system.

Roblox Digital Gift Code for 800 Robux [Redeem Worldwide – Includes Exclusive Virtual Item] [Online Game Code] – This product grants Robux and can be redeemed by any user worldwide. It is not a standard Roblox Gift Card and cannot be used for a Roblox Premium purchase.

MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN 2 – PS5 Launch Edition – Includes: Arachknight Suit for Peter early unlock (includes three color variants), Shadow-Spider Suit for Miles early unlock (includes three color variants), Web Grabber gadget early unlock, +3 Skill Points

PlayStation 5 Console (PS5) – Discover a deeper gaming experience with support for haptic feedback, adaptive triggers, & 3D Audio technology. Harness the power of a custom CPU, GPU, & SSD with Integrated I/O that rewrite the rules of what a PlayStation console can do.

Nintendo Switch™ Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe Bundle – Includes Nintendo Switch system with Neon Red & Neon Blue Joy-Con controllers, download Code for the full Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game, redemption Code for a 3-month Nintendo Switch Online Individual Membership. 3 play modes: TV, Tabletop, & Handheld. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe includes 48 Mushroom Kingdom courses & a roster of 42 characters to race.

Xbox Series X – The fastest, most powerful Xbox ever. Explore rich new worlds with 12 teraflops of raw graphic processing power, DirectX ray tracing, a custom SSD, and 4K gaming. FASTER LOAD TIMES: Make the most of every gaming minute with Quick Resume, lightning-fast load times, and gameplay of up to 120 FPS – all powered by Xbox Velocity Architecture.

Playstation DualSense Wireless Controller – Midnight Black – DualSense Controller PS5 and PC compatible. Not compatible with PS4.

Xbox Core Wireless Controller – Shock Blue – Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows Devices – Includes Xbox Wireless and Bluetooth technology so you can easily pair and switch between devices including Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, Windows PC, Android, and iOS.

Logitech G502 HERO High Performance Wired Gaming Mouse – HERO 25K Sensor, 25,600 DPI, RGB, Adjustable Weights, 11 Programmable Buttons, On-Board Memory, PC / Mac

Gaming Headset with 7.1 Surround Sound – Noise Cancelling, Flexible Mic, RGB Light, Memory Earmuffs, for PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox one, Switch.

Bluey: The Videogame (Nintendo Switch) – Play as Bluey and her family including Chilli, Bingo and Bandit. Co-op play – Play with your family and friends in a variety of exciting games and challenges. Explore – Recreate iconic moments from the TV series and immerse yourself in Bluey’s world.

Clothing & Accessories

Winter Gloves for Men Women – Upgraded Touch Screen Cold Weather Thermal Warm Knit Glove for Running Driving Hiking

Electronics & Accessories

Apple AirPods Pro (2nd Generation) Wireless Ear Buds with USB-C Charging, Up to 2X More Active Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones, Transparency Mode, Adaptive Audio, Personalized Spatial Audio

Apple AirPods (2nd Generation) Wireless Ear Buds, Bluetooth Headphones with Lightning Charging Case Included, Over 24 Hours of Battery Life, Effortless Setup for iPhone

All-new Echo Show 5 (3rd Gen, 2023 release) | Smart display with 2x the bass and clearer sound | Charcoal

Apple iPad (9th Generation): with A13 Bionic chip, 10.2-inch Retina Display, 64GB, Wi-Fi, 12MP front/8MP Back Camera, Touch ID, All-Day Battery Life – Silver

Amazon Fire 7 Kids tablet, ages 3-7. Top-selling 7″ kids tablet on Amazon – 2022 | ad-free content with parental controls included, 10-hr battery, 16 GB, Blue

Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet, 10.1″, 1080p Full HD, 32 GB, (2021 release), Black

Home & Kitchen

CorkPops Holiday Towels – Add some witty festive charm to your kitchen or bar with these beautifully designed towels. Priced at only $7, these towels are not only stylish but also highly absorbent and durable.

Bedsure Satin Pillowcase for Hair and Skin Queen – Silver Grey Silky Pillowcase 20×30 Inches – Set of 2 with Envelope Closure, Similar to Silk Pillow Cases

Owala FreeSip Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle with Straw for Sports and Travel, BPA-Free, 24-oz, Shy Marshmallow

Zulay Powerful Handheld Milk Frother – Mini Foam Maker for Lattes – Whisk Drink Mixer for Coffee, Mini Foamer for Cappuccino, Frappe, Matcha, Hot Chocolate by Milk Boss (Black)

Yankee Candle Home Sweet Home Scented, Classic 22oz Large Jar Single Wick Candle, Over 110 Hours of Burn Time

upsimples 11×14 Picture Frame Set of 5, Display Pictures 8×10 with Mat or 11×14 Without Mat, Wall Gallery Photo Frames, Black

COCORRÍNA Reed Diffuser Set, 6.7 oz Clean Linen Scented Diffuser with Sticks Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser for Bathroom Shelf Decor

Hatch Rest Baby Sound Machine, Night Light | 2nd Gen | Sleep Trainer, Time-to-Rise Alarm Clock, White Noise Soother, Music & Stories for Nursery, Toddler & Kids Bedroom (Wi-Fi)

Beauty & Personal Care

MEFA 60 Pcs Gel Nail Polish Kit with U V Light, 42 Colors All Seasons Soak Off Gel Polish Nail Set with Matte/Glossy Base Top Coat Cuticle Remover Essential Manicure Tools Nails Art DIY Salon Gift 7ml

JODSONE 100 Pieces Gel Nail Polish Multi-color, Inside Glitter Texture Smooth Glossy Layer Matte Layer Gel Nail Polish Set Starter Set

beetles Gel Polish Nail Set 20 Colors Modern Muse Collection Nude Gray Pink Blue Glitter Manicure Starter Kit with 3 Pcs Base Matte and Glossy Top Coat Soak off Uv Lamp

Burt’s Bees Christmas Gifts, 6 Stocking Stuffers Products, Classics Set – Original Beeswax Lip Balm, Cuticle Cream, Hand Salve, Res-Q Ointment, Shea Butter Hand Repair Cream & Coconut Foot Cream

Bath Bombs Gift Set – Ultra Bubble XXL Fizzies (6 x 4.1 oz) with Natural Dead Sea Salt Cocoa and Shea Essential Oils

Beard King Beard Bib Apron – the Original Cape As Seen on Shark Tank, Hair Catcher for Shaving, Trimming – Grooming Accessories – 1 Size Fits All, BLACK

Hot Sugar Makeup Kit for Teenagers – Full Starter Cosmetics Set with Eye Shadow Lip Balm Blush Lip Gloss Brush Lip Pencil Eye Pencil and Mirror (Gold Check)

Hot Sugar All In One Makeup Set for Beginners – Includes Eye Shadow Palette Blush Lip Gloss Lipstick Lip Pencil Eye Pencil Brush Mirror (Pink Heart)

All in One Professional Makeup Kit – Full Kit, Includes 12 Colors Eyeshadow Palette, Liquid Foundation & Concealer,Liquid Lipstick,Face Blush,Makeup Brush, Eyebrow Soap, Winged Eyeliner Stamp

Sports & Outdoors

GlowCity Glow in The Dark Football – Light Up LED Ball – Perfect for Evening Play, Camping, and Beach Fun!

Fisher-Price Harley-Davidson Toddler Tricycle Tough Trike Bike with Handlebar Grips and Storage for Kids (Amazon Exclusive), Black

KRIDDO Kids Tricycles Age 24 Month to 4 Years, Trike for 2.5 to 5 Year Old, Gift Tricycles for 2-4 Year Olds, Trikes for Toddlers, Black

Wise Owl Outfitters Camping Hammock – Camping Essentials, Portable Hammock Single or Double Hammock for Outdoor, Indoor w/Tree Straps

Razor A Kick Scooter for Kids – Lightweight, Foldable, Aluminum Frame, and Adjustable Handlebars

2 Pack Bow and Arrow Set for Kids, Light Up Archery Set with 14 Suction Cup Arrows, Archery Targets Outdoor Games

Arts, Crafts, & Sewing

Soucolor 72-Color Colored Pencils for Coloring Books, Soft Core, Artist Sketching Drawing Pencils Art Craft Supplies, Coloring Pencils Set

Redtwo 5100 Clay Beads Bracelet Making Kit, Flat Preppy Beads for Friendship Jewelry Making,Polymer Heishi Beads with Charms Gifts for Ages 8-12

COO&KOO Charm Bracelet Making Kit, A Unicorn Toy That Inspires Creativity and Imagination, Crafts for Ages 8-12 with Jewelry Making Kit & Art Kit

Maybe Swearing Will Help Adult Coloring Book Set – for Adults Relaxation with Markers in a Case – Motivational Swear Word Anxiety Relief – Color Cuss & Laugh Your Way to Less Stress

9 x 12 inches Sketch Book, Top Spiral Bound Sketch Pad, 1 Pack 100-Sheets (68lb/100gsm), Acid Free


Crinkle Dog Toy for Small, Medium, and Large Breeds, Cute No Stuffing Duck with Soft Squeaker, Fun for Indoor Puppies and Senior Pups, Plush No Mess Chew and Play – Yellow

Chuckit! Dog Ultra Squeaker Dog Ball, Small (2 Inch), Pack of 1, For Small Breeds

2 Pcs Flapping Sandpiper Pair-Mate, Lifelike Birds Chirp, Chargeable Touch Activated Kitten Toy Interactive Cat Kicker Exercise, Catnip Toys for All Breeds

MeoHui 2PCS Retractable Wand Cat Toy and 9PCS Feather Toys Refills, Funny Kitten Toys Cat Fishing Pole Toy for Bored Indoor Cats Chase and Exercise

Bissap Chew Toy, Cage Hanging Chew Toys and Treats Rattan Ring with Snacks for Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Chinchillas, Hamsters, Rats, and Other Small Pets. Teeth Grinding

Stocking Stuffers

Calm Essential Oil Roll On Blend – Stress Relief Gifts – Calm Sleep, Destress & Relaxation Aromatherapy Oils with Peppermint Oil & Ginger Oil – Perfect Stocking Stuffers for Women & Men

GearLight 2pack S1000 LED Flashlights High Lumens – Mini Flashlights for Camping, Hiking, Walking – Powerful Emergency Flashlights with 5 Modes for Outdoor Use – Bright Flashlight with Zoomable Beam

Burt’s Bees Lip Balm Stocking Stuffers, Moisturizing Lip Care Christmas Gifts, SuperFruit – Pomegranate, Coconut & Pear, Mango, Pink Grapefruit, 100% Natural (4-Pack)

Bag Of Reindeer Farts Cotton Candy Funny Unique Christmas Stocking Stuffer Present

Christmas Stocking Stuffers for Kids – Christmas Crafts – Build a Snowman, Gingerbread Man, Santa & Christmas Tree – 4 Piece DIY Air Dry Clay Kit

Mr. Bubble Kids Bath Bomb Potions – Colorful Fizzy Fun – Cool Foam and Bubble Science Beaker for The Bath (Pack of 4)

Jess Benoit

Jess is a homeschooling mama of 3, wife, gamer, Whovian, Nerd

11 thoughts on “2023 Holiday Gift Guide

  • Your list has given me some great ideas for the people on my holiday list. Thx!

  • Wow, so many amazing options. I will have to start shopping for sure!

  • Tara Pittman

    This has given me some great ideas for gifts.This is a great list.

  • mamabee1981

    I love those gnomes sitting on a pile of books! That’s so something I would put up for decor!

  • cgarrett08tx

    This is a great list of gift ideas. I just asked my son for a list of stuff that he wants for Christmas. He is getting hard to buy for now that he is 12.

  • These are great gift suggestions with tons of variation so there’s a little something for everyone, thanks for sharing!

  • I appreciate the diverse range of gift categories, making it easy to find something for everyone on my list, including my stylish dad, the little princess in our family, and even our beloved pets. The detailed descriptions and links you’ve included make shopping a breeze.

  • Rose Alexis

    I think the Disney dolls would be a good idea for my grandbabes. I have 4 of them, all girls and they do love their dollies.

  • I need to get started on my holiday shopping. Thanks for putting together this guide! I am already struggling this year as far as what to get the people on my list.

  • Vidya Tiru

    such a comprehensive list of gifts!! i have been eyeing that shapeshifting box you listed for a while now so maybe will be my gift for myself 🙂 and then some art supplies too

  • Richelle Escat

    I really like to shop early so this gift guide is helpful for me. Thanks for the recommendations!


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