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Holiday gift ideas: A few of our favorite things

Grand Marnier Cherry

Adult / $42 (750 ml)

Give (and get) a little bit naughty and a whole lotta nice with this new, limited-edition premium cognac blended with European Griottes cherries. Cheers to the holidays!

Infantino® Twist & Fold Activity Gym

0–12 months / $40

This highly rated, portable play mat will safely entertain baby while aiding with development. Easy to open and close, it’s also compact and lightweight — perfect for carrying to Meemie and Poppie’s house.

Watch Twist & Fold Activity Gym in action

Cuddle Barn animated plush pals

2–5 years / $30

Choose from a cast of loveable characters that sing and dance to favorite tunes — from the “ABC Song” (AlphaBet Charlie) to “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” (Santa Boo Boo Bear) and more.

Watch Moos Like Jagger in action

Razor® FlashRider™ 360

6–12 years / $130

This light-flashin’, wheel-spinnin’ low-rider was named one of the top 10 active toys and top 100 toys of 2012 by Dr. Toy (child-development/education expert Stevanne Auerbach). Yes, it’s a splurge, but … wheeee!

Watch FlashRider 360 in action

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Skullcandy® earphones & headphones

Teens / $12–$300

Whether your teen angel (and budget) favors an over-ear, on-ear, or in-ear model; a classy, funky, or sporty style; and a stock, team, or custom color — with this groovin’ audio gear, you’ll be the coolest grand in town.

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Christine Crosby

About the author

Christine is the co-founder and editorial director for GRAND Magazine. She is the grandmother of five and great-grandmom (aka Grandmere) to one. She makes her home in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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