This time of year can be hectic, but you can greatly simplify your shopping by doing it all online at Amazon.com. In fact, by using Amazon as your one-stop source for Thanksgiving and Christmas party planning, hostess gifts, presents for under the tree, and everyday household necessities, you can cut back on errands and trips to the store in the midst of all the holiday commotion.
Take it easy and avoid the crowds by doing all your shopping from the comfort of home — yes, while wearing your cozy p.j.’s, fluffy slippers, and sipping hot cocoa! 🙂 By placing items in your shopping cart one by one, you will be able to see how they much they add up to before you check out. Then if necessary, you can scale down your purchases to better fit your budget before ordering.
Amazon.com is the general store for the 21st century – this online marketplace sells just about anything and everything! Whether you’re in search of the perfect gift this season or simply want to save time, energy, and money, go to Amazon first for all your merchandise needs. Here is a sampling of what you will find…
Toys that are sure to be a big hit at Christmas include: Build-Your-Own Nerf Blaster, LEGO Minecraft and Star Wars. You will also find STEM toys and games that educate girls and boys of all ages in science, technology, engineering and math. In addition, there are model building kits, r/c vehicles, dolls and dollhouses, plush animals, wooden toys, arts and crafts, indoor sports, puzzles, and board games.
Baby toys and activity centers will keep little ones occupied during the holidays. New parents will be happy to receive something from Amazon’s nice assortment of baby gift sets. Parents can also stock up on a variety of their favorite baby products including diapers and wipes.
Don’t forget your pets during the holidays! Amazon has a pets gift guide for pets of all kinds.
School and Office
Looking for practical gifts for your favorite entrepreneur, teacher or student? You can find plenty of office and school supplies at Amazon. Everyone will need a new calendar for the New Year. Or if you know someone who could use some help getting organized, give them a set of storage crates with chalkboard labels.
Amazon has all of the most popular movies, video games, music, audio books, and children’s books. Check out the low-cost Kindle Fire – only $50! – and the new Fire Kids Edition kid-proof tablet! Plus they have lots of other electronics and they even sell musical instruments.
Want to give gifts that provide a refreshing contrast to electronic gadgets? Handmade is a new store at Amazon for artisans to sell their unique, handcrafted goods including jewelry, stationery, home decor, furniture, quilts, kitchen items, and more. You might also like to shop Amazon’s collection of original paintings, limited edition prints, and other fine art.
Home and Yard
Getting back to basics, shop Amazon for all your household essentials such as health and beauty, food storage, paper products, laundry, cleaning, dishwashing, lightbulbs and batteries, as well as tools and home improvement. Amazon even sells auto parts and accessories, and they make it easy to find the exact part that fits your make and model vehicle.
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