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Our Favorite Holiday Gift Ideas For 2022

By Andrea Dillon and Mindy Scirri
*This post contains affiliate links. Items purchased through our links may earn us a commission. The prices listed are subject to change. 

The holiday gift-giving season is upon us! There is so much excitement and wonder in the air as we wrap up the year. However, there can be a lot of pressure and planning that falls on us adults too. We all hope to find that perfect thing to make the receiver’s eyes light up with joy but finding that specific item can be time-consuming. There are so many options out there that it is easy to start to feel overwhelmed. Let us help! To keep you from having to scour the endless stream of gift ideas, we have done it for you and picked out some of our favorites to help make this one less thing on your plate. So whether you are looking for Christmas presents, Kwanzaa gifts, Winter Solstice presents, Hanukkah gifts, or just because items, we have holiday gift ideas for you.


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Homeschool Holiday Deals Holiday Gift Ideas For Preschoolers Holiday Gift Ideas For Kids 
Holiday Gift Ideas For Teens  Gifts Ideas For Homeschool Moms And Dads Holiday Gift Ideas For Grandparents 
Holiday Gift Basket Ideas  Download Your Free Holiday Gift Tracker

Homeschool Holiday Deals

Do you want to support your homeschoolers with an educational gift? Do you need some holiday ideas for your homeschooling family or homeschoolers you know? Take advantage of these homeschool curriculum and product gift deals while they last!


Gift your child lots of fun and a skill they’ll use forever! Squiggle Squad is an engaging, developmentally appropriate approach to letter and number formation. Use code gift2022 at checkout!


Two great deals from Time4Learning to help you no matter when you decide to buy for the rest of 2022! For the month of November: Buy one month of Time4Learning and receive a second month FREE with code BOGO22. For the month of December: Buy now and pay later with code HOLIDAY22.

*One offer per individual. New members only. Void where prohibited. Not transferable.
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Holiday Gift Ideas For Preschoolers

Holiday gifts for preschoolers can be loads of fun! There are so many bright and colorful options to get your child thinking, playing, and most of all learning! With all those choices it can be hard to pick. What did we look for in our homeschool gifts for preschoolers this year? Sustainable play that can grow while your child through all their stages during the preschool years.



Play-Doh Wheels Dumpin’ Fun

2-in-1 Garbage Truck Toy




Toniebox Audio Player Starter

Set with Playtime Puppy





Melissa & Doug

Magnetic Human Body Anatomy Play Set



Create A Dinosaur World Road Race











PicassoTiles 100 Piece Set

100pcs  Magnet Building Tiles Clear



Bravokids Toys LCD Writing Tablet



Water Doodle Mat



7 Set Push and Go Vehicles
Friction Powered Cars Toy
with Play Mat/Storage Bag



Potato Head Create Your Potato Head Family


SoftZone Climb and Crawl Activity Play Set



Duck Duck Dance 



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Holiday Gift Ideas For Kids

That sweet spot between preschool and teens can be the easiest to shop for; however, that can also mean you feel like they have everything already. What can you buy for the kid that has everything or likes everything? How can you make sure it is something that they will use for more than fifteen minutes and then toss it aside? We suggest trying a few of these holiday gifts for kids.



Star Wars L0-LA59 (Lola) Animatronic Edition
Speak & Spell
LEGO(R) Gadgets Book Kit
All-New Echo Dot (5th Gen, 2022 release) Kids



Magical Microbes MudWatt STEM Kit: Clean Energy from Mud!


Read our review of this here! 
Trekking The National Parks
iRobot Root rt0 Coding Robot
Magnetic Rings Fidget Toy Set
3Doodler Start+ Essentials 
Hot Wheels Set of 50
Fire HD 10 Kids Pro tablet
Cat Crimes Brain Game
Kinetic Sand, Folding Sand Box with 2lbs of & Mold & Tools
Snap Circuits “Arcade”
Giant 1000+ Pieces Ultimate Box of Arts & Crafts Supplies Set


LEGO Creator 3in1 Majestic Tiger
LCD Writing Tablet
Homeschool Student Shirt
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Holiday Gift Ideas For Teens 

Shopping for teens can be fun but also can be stressful. It is hard to keep up with their fast-changing likes. Get that gift opening smile through wacky, unique, strange but useful gifts. You also can win them over through gifts that will help them express themselves. Try one of these fun holiday gifts for teens below to help!



Bluetooth Beanie Hat Headphones
Canon IVY CLIQ 2 Instant Camera Printer


Norberg & Linden XL Drawing Set



2021 Apple 10.2-inch iPad (Wi-Fi, 64GB)
Burritos Tortillas Blanket
Life Skills for Teens
Educational Insights BrainBolt
Rainbow Scratch Off Art Mini Notes Set
Dwi Dowellin 2.7 Inch Mini Drone
The Imaginary World Of…
Amazon.com Gift Card in a Mini Envelope
$ varies 
Paint Mark 48 Watercolor Paint Set
With 2 Blending Brush Pens
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Holiday Gift Ideas For Homeschool Moms And Dads

Don’t forget about mom and dad! You have a lot on your plate so here are some holiday gift ideas for homeschool moms and dads to help make your life easier. Add them to your cart or point your family in direction of this post to get these presents.


VOBAGA Coffee Mug Warmer
OneOdio A70 Bluetooth Over Ear Headphones
GEMITTO Fast Defrosting Tray

Vinyl Record Player Wireless Turntable

with Built-in Speaker



Hamilton Beach Dual Breakfast
Sandwich Maker with Timer
Penguin Stainless Steel Vacuum Thermos
Indoor Herb Grow Kit
Rocketbook Fusion Smart Reusable Notebook
The Original Popco Silicone
Microwave Popcorn Popper with Handles
Polaroid Now+ White
Philips Sonicare Power Flosser 5000
Beblau FOLD Portable Electronic Organizer
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Holiday Gift Ideas For Grandparents

Going into the gift-giving season, we are all thinking about family we may have had to social distance from this year. So what better gifts to give than something to help bring you closer together or make them think about all the great times you have had before. That’s the idea for our featured gifts below.


Grandparents Doormat 
Personalized Cutting Board
“My Hometown” Personalized Jigsaw Puzzle
Family Birthday Reminder Calendar Board
NexFoto Smart WiFi
Digital Picture Frame
Personalized Throw Blanket
OUR MOMENTS Generations: 100 Thought
Provoking Conversation Starters
Grandparent Legacy Journal Memory Book
Family Tree Chart
World’s Best Grandpa Grandma
Cocomong Grandkids Photo Frame
3D Personalized Wooden Family Tree
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Holiday Gift Basket Ideas 

Need a failsafe holiday gift idea? Try one of these holiday gift basket ideas. These are perfect holiday girl ideas for friends, family, and more.

Start With A Basket

You can be as fancy or as simple as you like. Here are some ideas to try:

Pick Your Theme

Decide what you what to fill your basket with. Here are a few of our favorite ideas:

Game Holiday Gift Basket
Art Holiday Gift Basket
Book Holiday Gift Basket
Movie Holiday Gift Basket
Science Holiday Gift Basket

Game Holiday Gift Basket

Are you shopping for a friend or family that loved board games? Make them a game holiday gift basket. Grab a few of their favorite snacks, some cute pens/paper for scorekeeping, and then add a game or two! Here are some of our favorites:


Art Holiday Gift Basket

Shopping for art lovers? Pick up some notebooks and then fill that art gift basket with some of these holiday gift ideas.

Book Holiday Gift Basket

Looking for ideas for the readers in your life? Get your favorite book or two and then add a couple of these book lover holiday gift ideas.

Movie Holiday Gift Basket

Know a movie lover? Head to the store and get their favorite snacks, add in a movie or two, and then toss in a couple of these holiday gift ideas to their movie holiday gift basket.

Science  Holiday Gift Basket

Encourage your science lovers with some fun science-themed holiday gift ideas.

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