Christine’s Picks

For the Busy Baker
KitchenAid Ultra Power Hand Mixer
KitchenAid Ultra Power Hand Mixer
2428 Reviews

As an avid baker, I’m a big KitchenAid fan (my small appliances are all Empire Red and Ice Blue). I’m excited that this KitchenAid Ultra Power Hand Mixer has a quiet, powerful motor. With no center post, you can mix ingredients with less batter buildup.

For the Star Wars fan
Lego BrickHeadz Star Wars The Mandalorian & The Child Toy Building Kit
Lego BrickHeadz <em>Star Wars The Mandalorian</em> & The Child Toy Building Kit
Ages 10+
96 Reviews

My daughter is obsessed with The Mandalorian and I just know this Lego BrickHeadz building kit will be a hit with all Star Wars fans like her. Plus, this 295-piece Lego kit inspires creativity and cultivates imagination.

For the Pasta Lover
Rachael Ray Stoneware Lasagna Lover Baker & Roaster
Rachael Ray Stoneware Lasagna Lover Baker & Roaster
1 Review

The holidays mean feasting—and this is not your average casserole dish. I love that it’s oven-safe up to 500 degrees and it’s dishwasher-safe. Think of all the delicious brownies, casseroles and lasagnas you can make!

For the DIY Accessorizer
Made By Me Create Your Own Bead Pets
Made By Me Create Your Own Bead Pets
Ages 6+
61 Reviews

My daughter has been crafting all throughout this pandemic and she cannot get enough of beading, so I know she’ll love this gift. What a fun way for her to personalize and accessorize her backpack, house keys and more!

For the Trendsetter
Tulip One-Step Tie Dye Kit 3-Color - Classic
Tulip One-Step Tie Dye Kit 3-Color - Classic
Ages 8+
3 Reviews

One of the biggest trends I’ve noticed during the pandemic is tie-dye! My daughter and her friends have been tie-dyeing everything in sight (T-shirts, tank tops, socks, scrunchies), so she’ll enjoy this kit that’s full of colourful fun!

For the Cake Boss
Wilton Master Decorating Tip Set
Wilton Master Decorating Tip Set
50 Reviews

My daughter watches lots of foodie videos on Instagram and YouTube these days. She is going to love this ultimate decorating tip set—it comes with 55 decorating tips, standard couplers and flower nails.

For the Snack Enthusiast
For the Soul Gift Basket
For the Soul Gift Basket
1 Review

The chocolate lover on your list (or any other snack fan) will be dazzled by the array of sweet, savoury and salty treats in this gift basket.

For the Slime Maker
Nickelodeon Textured Deluxe Slime Kit
Nickelodeon Textured Deluxe Slime Kit
Ages 6+
3 Reviews

My kid is forever making slime. This Nickelodeon kit contains everything she needs to make all different kinds, from sand and foam to pompom and clear-bead textures.

For the Fancy Host
Starfrit The Rock Electric Fondue Set
Starfrit The Rock Electric Fondue Set
15 Reviews

Want to upgrade your holiday baking? Have a fondue party and dunk Christmas cookies in chocolate! This gift means guaranteed fun—it includes everything needed for a great fondue night.

For the Little Artist
Lite-Brite Magic Screen Retro Style Toy
Lite-Brite Magic Screen Retro Style Toy
Ages 4+
528 Reviews

One of my favourite toys as a kid was Lite Brite. I loved creating fun light-up scenes and now I’m excited to create art with light with my daughter. So nostalgic!

For the Beauty Fan
Be Inspired Scented Bath Bombs Maker
Be Inspired Scented Bath Bombs Maker
Ages 6+
12 Reviews

One of my daughter’s pandemic hobbies is making bath bombs—she’d rather make them herself than buy them. This kit will allow her to make 15 super cute bath bombs in different colours.

For the Mini Sous Chef
Play-Doh Kitchen Creations Candy Delight Playset with 5 Play-Doh Cans
Play-Doh Kitchen Creations Candy Delight Playset with 5 Play-Doh Cans
Ages 3+
52 Reviews

My little nieces and nephews love to bake and create sweet confections in the kitchen with me. They can make their own fun pretend sweets (candies, gummy bears and chocolates!) with this Play-Doh set!

For the Sweet Tooth
Bonjour Crème Brulée Set
Bonjour Crème Brulée Set
1 Review

My daughter and I watch lots of TikTok, Instagram and YouTube baking and cooking videos, and one of the items we think would be a hit with any aspiring dessert maker is this set. Who wouldn’t want to make delicious crème brulée at home?

For the Wizard Wannabe
Lego Harry Potter Hogwarts Astronomy Tower Toy Building Kit
Lego <em>Harry Potter</em> Hogwarts Astronomy Tower Toy Building Kit
Ages 9+
15 Reviews

My daughter is a big Harry Potter fan. She loves the books, movies and everything else Harry Potter–related. She’ll love building this Hogwarts Astronomy Tower, which brings the movies to life with its characters, iconic locations and magical rooms.

For the Bread Baker
KitchenAid Classic Series 4.5-Quart Stand Mixer
KitchenAid Classic Series 4.5-Quart Stand Mixer
11442 Reviews

This KitchenAid Stand Mixer is a huge help when it comes to the number one pandemic hobby: making sourdough bread. The 10 speed settings allow you to whip, mix and knead with ease—it’s definitely worth the investment!