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#Gifts, Games, Hobbies & Toys

7 of the hottest toys, gifts and games of this holiday season, according to local stores
7 of the hottest toys, gifts and games of this holiday season, according to local stores Local toy store and hobby shops give their recommendations for the hottest gifts this holiday season. Check out this story on jsonline.com: https://www.jsonline.com ...
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Holiday Gifts: Reducing Stress of Holiday Shopping in Potomac
Menick discussed some of her favorite items: “We have themed socks for the men-in-your-life that feature their interest, whether its sushi, cars, golf, another hobby ... gift wrapping too. Parents love to bring their kids here to pick out toys and games ...
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Sunday 7 Christmas gift ideas for rev-heads
So a gift voucher for your local hire karting track is sure ... Failing that, a trip to your local hobby shop or decent toy shop will find you with plenty of Scalextric options. Depending on who you’re buying for, you might also be able to find something ...
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33 unique and interesting gifts you didn't know you could get on Amazon
Amazon handmade offers locally made and artisan products from small businesses around the country and Amazon has even curated gift lists and ideas catered to different hobbies ... It's a productivity toy that even adults will love to play with.
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Iconic hometown toy story
It’s like the toy and hobby shops people visited as a child, “but with all of the newest developments.” Their classics run from board games to Radio Flyer tricycles ... moved to Eugene and opened a gift shop and magazine stand for retirement income.
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Diabetes-Themed Christmas Gifts: Should You or Shouldn’t You?
Holiday gift giving can be challenging. But wait a sec, should diabetes even come into the holiday gift-giving thought process at all? Even the American Diabetes Association is in on the game with an ... I just wanted toys like everyone else.”
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10 gateway games that make great gifts for the non-gamers in your life
To play, your gift recipient will need a PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, or a Mac/Windows PC beefy enough to run a seven-year-old game. The original virtual pet is back. Once a hot '90s fad, Bandai resurrected the egg-shaped keychain toy in 2017. It's a simple ...
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A story where the little guys win: These neighborhood toy shops live on after Toys R Us
That number includes game stores and hobby shops. This typically is the busiest month of the year for local toy stores, just as it was for Toys ... or "wish bins" — a kid-friendly version of a gift registry. Wish bins are plastic tubs marked with ...
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‘They just keep evolving’: Ted’s Hobby Shop in Pointe-Claire marks 60 years
Shopping for toys with kids can be challenging ... who has been coming to Ted’s Hobby and Games shop since she was three. On Friday, she brought her grandson, eight-year-old Zack, because he wanted to get a gift for his little brother.
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