Greatest Gifts 2013

Magic Box Toys

5508 Magazine St. 


Squigz Deluxe Set (50 pieces) $59.99

Top quality silicone, bright colors, powered by suction. Stick them to each other, or adhere to any smooth surface for endless hours of creative fun. Wet/dry alternative to traditional bricks and blocks. Fun little suckers!

Kinetic Sand 2.2lbs. $15.99 with tray $9.99 and castle molds $9.99

Stimulates and develops children’s fine motor and creative playing skills. Leaves no sand or residue on your hands and is great for sensory therapy. Kinetic Sand is also great for kids with allergies – it is wheat, gluten and casein free and 100% safe and non-toxic.

Longue Vue House and Gardens

7 Bamboo Rd. 504.488.5488 longuevue.com

Family Membership $75

General Membership benefits for all household members (free admission, 15% discount at The Shop at Longue Vue, discounted admission to many of Longue Vue’s programs, previews of selected exhibits before they open to the public) Great kids programming such as Little Masters, Creep, crawl and Fly.

Audubon Zoo

6500 Magazine St. 


Elephant barn tour for two  

$65 per person for Audubon members and $75 per   person for non-members. Learn about and meet Audubon’s elephants in their new, high-tech barn and spacious outdoor yard. Ages 6 and up -adults must accompany minors- see web for details. Ticket sales zoo and the many conservation initiatives they support. Gift certificates available.

New Orleans Museum of Art

1 Collins Diboll Cir. 504.658.4100 noma.org

Studio Kids! art classes – $25 for members, $35 for non-members. Saturday art classes for ages 5-8 or 9-12. Upcoming winter classes include Dragon Shapes, Drawing in Clay, Furry Friends, etc.


 6047 Magazine St. 504.899.4223

Snowtime Anytime Indoor Snowballs – $20 indoor snowballs are soft and safe but can thrown up to 30ft. Kids and adults love them! machine washable and dryable on gentle cycle and are approximately 3″ in  diameter.           

Westminster Premium Red Desktop Drum Set- $12  

Designed for fantastic sound, this amazing retro drum and cymbal set will have you playing like a pro. Its glossy candy apple red finish and chrome plated hardware looks as good as it sounds! This 7 piece drum set comes with 2×4.5″ tom-toms,1×6″ tom-tom, 1 cymbal, 2 drumsticks, and 1 drum stand.

Le Jouet Toy Store

1700 Airline Dr. 504.837.0533 lejouet.com

Nerf Rebelle Heartbreaker Bow $24.99

Who says you can’t be a heartbreaker with fiercely accurate aim? Arm yourself with the stylish power of the Heartbreaker Bow blaster! Pull to launch your 5 collectible darts at targets up to 75 feet away with real bow action. You can team up with a friend or go it alone, but either way you’re armed for action. Make your mark with the Heartbreaker Bow blaster! Ages 8 and up.


Fashion Angels 30ct Tapeffiti Decorative Tape Rolls $11.99 

Forget plain boring tape in your next craft project, try Tapeffiti™ by Fashion Angels Enterprises™. Wrap your pencils, make tape bracelets and fashion accessories, or customize your notebooks and just about anything. With these fabulous and fashionable patterned tapes the fun and possibilities are endless. This 30 Piece Tapeffiti Set includes 30 mini tape dispensers each filled with 9-feet of different patterns of Tapeffiti™ that will stick to just about any surface. The great thing about this tape: if you need to reposition it, or remove it, Tapeffiti™ will come right off! Ages 8 and up.



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