Summer Fun Essentials Gift Guide



MyFirst Sketch Book
MyFirst Sketch Book is a digital sketch book for children. It allows them to draw or write on the screen and save the image. The image can be emailed or sent to parents through the app, which allows instant viewing in real time. The Sketch Book is great for on the go and last 2 weeks on one charge.
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$99.99


Epic Air Sport ANC True Wireless Earbuds
Offering the ultimate true-wireless experience for any fitness-loving audiophile, JLab Epic Air Sport ANC offers customized sound and active noise canceling plus industry-leading 70+ hours playtime. Transition from gym to calls, work to a run effortlessly with features like wear-detect, movie mode, wireless charging and more.
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$99.00


The Battpak
An “Adult Proof” button allows you to open the secret stash compartment. It has a wallet for your credit cards, cash, and papers. It has a strap that will hold straws, cigarettes, whatever you want to keep private! It also contains a sleek stainless steel magnetic tray. This allows you to magnetize loose articles so they will not shake around inside, and provides a clean, contained surface for your convenience.
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$99.00


Geomag Supercolor 78 Piece Set
The Geomag Supercolor 78 Piece Set is a great eco-friendly brand who make their products from 100% recycled plastic. The toys encourage creative learning and allows children to learn STEM in a fun and innovative way.
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$39.99


Starlux Games: Pool Party
Use this light up game set to experience Sharks & Minnows, swimming games, pool rings, dive games, treasure hunts, swimming rings and more with a new twist! Each kit includes 8 glow-in-the-dark waterproof game pieces, all batteries included and replaceable; a great alternative to floating basketball hoops, torpedo swim toys, inflatable slides
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$39.90


JBuds Frames Wireless Audio for your Glasses
One Quiet Morning is a breathtaking 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle by Buffalo Games based on the artwork of Chuck Black. A gorgeous sunrise emerges from behind a line of pine trees creating a reflection on the water that duplicates the scenes beauty. The sunlight reflects off of the snow covered ground surrounding the trees on a bright winter morning. Chuck Black is a traditional artist with a passion for nature and wildlife conservation. This passion is reflected in his beautiful wildlife paintings. Black uses his artwork to fund his efforts toward a better environment. Every Buffalo Games jigsaw puzzle is manufactured from recycled puzzle board. A precision cutting technique guarantees that every piece will fit soundly with the company’s signature Perfect Snap™. A bonus puzzle poster is also included so that you have a handy reference of what the completed puzzle should look like while you put yours together.
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$49.00


Go Work Wireless On-Ear Headset
Meet the GO Work wireless on-ear headset, perfect for everyday office life. Enjoy clear calls and video calls – and never forget to un-mute with the mute-indicator-light at the end of the boom mic. The powerful boom mic can be rotated up, when you’re focused independently or down to allow colleagues to hear just you (not the dog barking or the doorbell). Transition from mobile to laptop without touching any settings and enjoy GO Work wired while stationary at your computer or wireless for more mobility to multitask.
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$49.00


OWC USB-C Travel Dock E
The OWC USB-C Travel Dock E might just be the ultimate portable docking solution for Mac PC and Chromebooks. Drive an HD display, connect and charge two USB devices (like a phone or tablet…), and even access photos on an SD card. You can even add a USB-C power adapter and have a standalone charging station, so you can keep all your devices up and running. The Travel Dock transfers up to 100W of pass-through charging from a USB-C power adapter, ensuring users are powered up and ready to deliver a client presentation or download the day’s last shots. With five essential ports and just one cable, users are prepared to display, charge, connect, and import while on the move. The USB-C Travel Dock features an HDMI port for easy display connections up to 4K resolution and can be used via bus power when users don’t have access to a power outlet.
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$64.99


The Idle Free Box
Looking to give that special someone something fun to do? Ignite their creativity with the crafty gift! The Idle Free Box is an activity-based lifestyle subscription box delivered right to your doorstep. It is a one-stop-shop with fun activities that are turning mundane days into expressive moments of happiness. From DIY painting and embroidery kits to puzzles and workout plans, you’ll be amazed at what will fill your mother’s time! This is the perfect subscription experience for individuals striving towards growth, creativity, and a well-balanced state of health.
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$44.99


Chuck Black puzzle
One Quiet Morning is a breathtaking 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle by Buffalo Games based on the artwork of Chuck Black. A gorgeous sunrise emerges from behind a line of pine trees creating a reflection on the water that duplicates the scenes beauty. The sunlight reflects off of the snow covered ground surrounding the trees on a bright winter morning. Chuck Black is a traditional artist with a passion for nature and wildlife conservation. This passion is reflected in his beautiful wildlife paintings. Black uses his artwork to fund his efforts toward a better environment. Every Buffalo Games jigsaw puzzle is manufactured from recycled puzzle board. A precision cutting technique guarantees that every piece will fit soundly with the company’s signature Perfect Snap™. A bonus puzzle poster is also included so that you have a handy reference of what the completed puzzle should look like while you put yours together.
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$14.99


Buffalo Games – Apollo Games (NASA)
You are “go for launch!” Apollo is a cooperative strategy game inspired by the NASA moon missions. The year is 1961, President Kennedy challenged the nation to land astronauts on the moon by the end of the decade. Now it’s up to you to walk in the footsteps of NASA’s pioneers and embark on the missions that made history… FOR ALL MANKIND! Play as Mission Control and or an Astronaut. Both sides must worth together and strategize to complete flight stages, overcome obstacles, repair the spacecraft, and keep communications clear. It is the team that determines if the mission is a success or failure. Includes two mission packs, Gemini and Apollo with real NASA mission facts for basic and advanced play.
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$29.99


DuoTurbo
Featuring dual modems and a user-friendly touch screen, DuoTurbo ensures the strongest possible connection for up to 10 smart devices at a time, making it the ideal lifeline for remote workers and families straining their home networks.
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$169.99


TriForce
The most durable of the solutions and designed with slip and shock proof casing, 3 universal device charging ports, and 28 hours of battery life, TriForce is the must-have gadget for the increasing population of digital nomads who set up their ‘home’ base out of the home – even if that is on a remote mountain top.
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$139.99


Pirani Party Tumblers
Next time you grab a cup, make it a Pirani. This reusable cup’s minimalistic design makes them perfect for boating, camping, traveling, and on the beach. You can still enjoy the party – just do so sustainably! Pirani Life designs reusable, insulated tumbler cups to reduce single-use plastic and help people adopt a sustainable lifestyle. Pirani Party Tumblers are 16 oz. stainless steel, triple-insulated, keeping drinks cold 12+ hours and hot up to six. From tumblers to accessories, the brand designs durable eco-solutions to help reduce single-use plastic. Bring this Reusable Party Cup to your favorite game, tailgating outside a concert, into your college dorm, on your back deck, or wherever you choose to party.
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$24.95


Earth Baby On-the-Go Kit +
Committed to using certified organic fruit and vegetable-based ingredients, Earth Baby’s products are non-toxic, gentle, and effective on baby skin, hair, and body. Earth Baby has two kits that I also take with me everywhere! Their On-The Go travel kit includes all the essentials, organic sunscreen, diaper rash cream, hand sanitizer, and even aromatherapy mist. Plus I also take their Germ Buster with me everywhere! I spray it on surfaces and toys! Their bath essentials kit is also a must-have! Earth Baby products provide immediate moisturization and superior hydration, emollient oils and vitamins with a time-controlled release, and dramatically reduced need for high levels of UV filters.
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$35.00


I did, with an Ostrich Paperback
I did, with an Ostrich is a story about a little girl and her confidence. Meet Hardihood, the large flightless bird that lives inside all of us. This tale is intended to encourage and inspire.
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$9.99


Archer Otters Paperback
Archer Otters is a story about a trio of sea otters who battle against an evil fisherman in attempt to rescue their kidnapped friends.
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$9.99


Archer Otters: Megalodon Outbreak Paperback
When the otter community’s food supply suddenly becomes scarce, the Archer Otter trio is forced to explore the dangerous depths of the sea.
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$9.99


LEGO® with Dad
Break out the bricks, it’s time for awesome family fun! LEGO® bricks can be an endless source of imagination and joy for kids of all ages, and now dads can join in and help build amazing new creations. LEGO® With Dad is the ultimate guide to utilizing your bricks to make creative new projects. No expensive new sets required! With detailed instructions on the basic building techniques as well as more advanced and complex builds, this book is perfect for parents and kids all skill levels.
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$34.99


Wild Yeast
What if the secret to authentic, natural, and delicious bread comes from making your own starter—the agent that incorporates wild yeast and bacteria into your bread, bringing it to life and giving it rich and robust flavor? With years of culinary experience and training, French baker Mouni Abdelli invites you to discover the joy and satisfaction of making your own natural sourdough starter, which offers unrivaled flavor and releases the full nutritional and digestive benefits of the bread you bake. Unlike mass-produced and unwholesome industrially made bread, making your own homemade baked bread is a return to natural, nourishing ingredients, and an invitation to slow down and return to the simple and magical process of breadmaking.
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$34.99


Woodrow & The Bees Paperback
Woodrow and The Bees is a story about an overly gracious bear with impaired hearing who takes on the responsibility to shield a selected group of flying insects. Providing this volunteered, elite security for the local honeybees to Woodrow is of the highest honor. Connect with Big Row today on his diligent task throughout the wilderness.
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$9.99


The Unofficial ALDI Cookbook
Fans of ALDI®, it’s time to celebrate your love of the best-ever grocery store with a cookbook dedicated entirely to your favorite products. You’ll find creative and mouth watering ideas that take simple, budget-friendly ALDI-brand ingredients and turn them into fantastic dishes. From healthy appetizers to restaurant-worthy comfort food classics and everything in between, you’ll be surprised at the amazing breakfasts, lunches, and dinners you can make after a shopping trip to your local ALDI®
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$17.95


Can Holding in a Fart Kill You?
This curious, captivating collection of trivia will surprise and intrigue readers with amazing answers to questions like: Why don’t sleeping birds fall from trees? Does the full moon make people crazy? Why is the ocean salty? Do fish ever sleep? The follow-up to the bestselling What Did We Use Before Toilet Paper?, Can Holding in a Fart Kill You? has even more fun and fascinating trivia. Perfect for the ever-curious trivia lover, this book is the ultimate in truly extraordinary information. From silly to serious to outright bizarre, this expansive collection offers surprising answers and unexpected facts on everything from history and science to pop culture and nature.
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$8.62


Ultimate Book of Dad Jokes
As groan-inducing as they are hilarious, dad jokes are the corny one-liners and oh-so-clever puns moms and kids consider slightly amusing and dads somehow find rolling-in-the-aisles hilarious. Now, with The Ultimate Book of Dad Jokes, no father will ever lack new material to make his kids facepalm. Drawing on the lighthearted humor of wordplay and surprise, these 1001 family-friendly jokes are appropriate to share anytime, anywhere. Including such winners as “What did one ocean say to the other ocean? Nothing, it just waved;” “If you survey a group of cartographers, they’ll end up all over the map;” and “How do you know Olympic divers are introverts? None of them ever make a splash,” these jokes will brighten anyone’s day. Kid tested and approved, this gigantic collection is the perfect Father’s Day gift or any wordsmiths, pun-lovers, and young comedians as well.
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$12.95


101 Life Hacks: Genius Ways to Simplify Your World
Try these cool hacks! Turn ordinary into awesome with this fun book, jam-packed with science-inspired ideas kids can use to simplify, prettify, and eco-fy their lives at home, school, and on the go. Get tips and tricks for upcycling and reusing old stuff, as well as hands-on activities, fun facts, and insights from professional-grade life hackers who use their problem-solving skills to change the world. Make cool lantern lights for your room, discover a tried-and-true brain freeze cure, learn how to boost your memory power, and more. By the end, you’ll be able to hack your way through all kinds of problems, from a messy backpack to stage fright, a drippy ice pop to smelly shoes!
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$9.99


National Geographic Kids Almanac 2022
Kids can have fun keeping up with our quickly changing world with the New York Times best-selling almanac, packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, adventures with National Geographic Explorers, crafts, activities, and fascinating features about animals, science, nature, technology, conservation, and more. The 2022 edition features a new Kids vs. Plastic chapter packed with ideas on how you can reduce your plastic waste. There’s a whole chapter full of fun and games, including activities, jokes, and comics. Practical reference material, including fast facts and maps of every country, is fully updated. Homework help on key topics is sprinkled throughout the book
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$11.97


5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!)
Presenting the next must-have, fun-filled gift book from the team that created Ultimate Weird But True, 5,000 Cool Facts About Everything treats kids to brain candy and eye candy all rolled into one treasure trove of high-interest fascinating facts. Lively and information-packed, this book is literally busting its covers with fascinating, fun-tastic facts on super, sensational topics that kids love. Who knew that there were so many sweet things to learn about chocolate or that a dozen delicious details about peanut butter would show up on a page with a few splotches of jelly to whet our appetites? Keep turning and a terrifyingly toothy shark tells you all about himself, while other spreads lay out tons of tips on toys and games, mysteries of history, robots and reptiles, sports and spies, wacky words, and so much more! A visual feast of colorful photographs surrounded by swirling, tipping, expanding, and climbing bits of information in a high-energy design, this book will satisfy both the casual browser and the truly fact obsessed.
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$11.97


Izzy Newton and the S.M.A.R.T. Squad: Absolute Hero (Book 1)
Science reigns supreme with this squad of young brainiacs. Join Izzy Newton and her friends in the first adventure of this fun new middle-grade fiction series from National Geographic Kids. A crowded new school and a crazy class schedule is enough to make Izzy feel dizzy. It may be the first day of middle school, but as long as her best friends Allie Einstein and Charlie Darwin are by her side, Izzy knows it’ll all be okay. However, first-day jitters take an icy turn when Izzy’s old pal Marie Curie comes back to town. Instead of a warm welcome, Marie gives her former pal the cold shoulder. The problems pile up when the school’s air-conditioning goes on the fritz and the temperature suddenly drops to near freezing. The adults don’t seem to have a clue how to thaw out the school. Cold temperatures and a frigid friendship? Izzy has had enough of feeling like an absolute zero. She rallies the girls to use their brainpower and science smarts to tackle the school’s chilly mystery … and hopefully to fix a certain frozen friendship along the way. Will the girls succeed and become the heroes of Atom Middle School?
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$11.59


ZEUS (2 book series)
Welcome to Mount Olympus, a pet supply and rescue center that sits high on a hill in Athens, Georgia. The overconfident hamster Zeus, wise cat Athena, and other rescued pets live there under the watchful eye of their caretaker, Artie, who’s obsessed with Greek mythology. The pets overhear her favorite podcast, Greeking Out, and believe themselves to be the actual megastars of mythology! Join . Get ready to laugh, cheer, and learn with this Zeus and his minions in their rollicking romps through Greek mythology and unforgettable adventures. Books One and Two are currently available, with Book Three coming out in August! Check out the Zeus the Mighty website for books, fun printables, games, fun Greek facts and episodes of the real life Greeking Out podcast!
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Explorer Academy Series
National Geographic’s blockbuster fiction series, Explorer Academy, has it all: a diverse cast of characters, cool technology, code breaking, adventure, exotic locations and a thrilling global mission — all inspired by the real adventures and explorations of the National Geographic Society. Join Cruz as he leaves his tranquil home in Hawaii to join 23 talented kids from around the globe to train at the Explorer Academy with the world’s leading scientists to become the next generation of great explorers. But for Cruz, there’s more at stake. No sooner has he arrived at the Academy than he discovers that his family has a mysterious past with the organization that could jeopardize his future. In the midst of codebreaking and cool classes, new friends and exotic locales, eco-challenges and augmented reality expeditions, Cruz must tackle the biggest question of all: Who is out to get him, and why? Books 1-5 are out now, and book 6, The Dragon’s Blood will be released in October!
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