Meditative Activities

Switching off your brain helps to increase calm, and gives you the chance to process information in the background. Gve someone who is always 'on' the chance to take a step back with these excellent gifts.

Charley Harper - Tree of Life Puzzle

People who are into jigsaw puzzles will find the Charley Harper - Tree of Life: 500 Piece Puzzle (Pomegranate Artpiece Puzzle) incredibly fun. This 500-piece puzzle features Charley Harper’s “Tree of Life” - Harper was a Cincinnati-based American Modernist artist. This puzzle comes in beautiful, bright colors, and the finished piece is 20 x 29 inches total.

Planters' Choice Bonsai Starter Kit

The Planters' Choice Bonsai Starter Kit is a lovely birthday gift for a friend or family member that loves to grow things from scratch. This kit includes 4 types of organic seeds (Rocky Mountain Bristlecone Pine, Norway Spruce, Black Poui, and Flame Tree), 4 biodegradable growing pots, 4 bamboo plant markers, 4 expanding-soil discs, 1 bonsai clipper, and a detailed instruction booklet.

Hooked - Hook and Ring Game

This game is simple yet addictive. The Hooked - Hook and Ring Game makes a super fun fifteenth birthday gift for teens who like to hang out with friends and family. It features 3 games in 1, with the instructions of these games included on the package. The premium, durable wood will last for years to come, and the sturdy rings will provide hours of replay value.

Winmau Blade 5 Bristle Dartboard

The Winmau Blade 5 Bristle Dartboard takes dart throwing to a whole new level. It makes an excellent fourteenth birthday gift for teens who want to practice. It is a lovely bristle dartboard that presents reduced bounce-outs, and a triple-wheel lock-and-level system that secures it to virtually any surface.

Glacier Wooden Boomerang

One of the most popular starter boomerangs in human history, the Glacier Wooden Boomerang makes an excellent and creative 14th birthday gift for any teen who likes to get outdoors and learn something new and fun. It includes exclusive instructions on how to throw boomerangs, and it’s made with imported airplane grade Birchwood.

Roger von Oech's Ball of Whacks

A super fun gift for teens, the Creative Whack Company Roger von Oech's Ball of Whacks is a stimulant of creativity and a mental freshener. This fantastic tool for creative people consists of 30 magnetic blocks that can be rearranged into many shapes. The Ball of Whacks features a 96-page illustrated guidebook that provides any 14 year old with insights, exercises, and strategies into the creative process.

1000 Colors Jigsaw Puzzle

The 1000 Colors Jigsaw Puzzle is a 1000-piece puzzle that blends CMYK colors together into a lovely color spectrum. This excellent, fun gift for kids has high-quality pieces that click together making it easier to keep everything in place. The colors make this puzzle easier to assemble, and the color sorting becomes intuitive and soothing.

Buddha Board Mini Buddha Board

No special skill or training is required to paint with the Buddha Board Mini Buddha Board. Kids will have fun by drawing on the surface of the Buddha Board with only water and the small brush included. This excellent 12th birthday gift is environmentally friendly and will last for years. When the water evaporates they will find a clean slate, ready to create all over again

aGreatLife Money Maze Puzzle Box

The best gift box ever, the aGreatLife Money Maze Puzzle Box is an excellent way to give a child money on their 12th birthday. This puzzle box works as a coin or money bank and allows you to give a gift inside a gift. The kid will need to solve the puzzle to get their present out of the box!

The Origami Mind Bender Puzzle

A favorite game for any puzzle-lover, the Brainwright Manifold, Origami Mind Bender Puzzle is an addictive collection of origami paper puzzles. An excellent idea for a 12th birthday gift, this game includes 100 captivating problems and challenges. To solve them, kids will need to transform the sheets into squared shapes - they need to do it in a way that only black shows on one side and only white on the other.

Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils, Soft Core

Artists have done amazing things with Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils, Soft Core. This excellent 11th birthday gift idea features 72 premium colored pencils, with beautiful colors of different shades, stable and robust leads that can resist cracking and chipping. These artist-quality bright-colored pencils will be a great addition to any kid’s art box.

Mad Cave Bird Games ColorKu

This is Sudoku without numbers. Mad Cave Bird Games ColorKu is a fantastic alternative to Sudoku fans - instead of using numbers to solve the puzzles, Colorku uses full-colored wooden balls. It makes an excellent 11th birthday gift that features 5 levels of difficulty in an easy-to-set, wooden game board. The game includes 104 puzzle cards, 81 balls in 9 different colors, solutions booklet, a color conversion card, and a storage tray.

Brainstring Retro Brainteaser Puzzle

This fantastic 3D puzzle is one of the best logic puzzles on the market that helps kids develop critical thinking skills. The Brainstring Retro Brainteaser Puzzle is an excellent 11th birthday gift choice, where the player needs to untangle the knot so that no strings touch while making sure there’s a solid color on each of the cube’s sides. A great game for people who love brain teasers, this classic puzzle isn’t that easy.

Creativity for Kids Origami

Origami is an ancient art, that consists of giving beautiful shapes to paper through folding. It is usually hard work that needs a lot of patience, but the Creativity for Kids Origami - Origami for Beginners helps kids to learn this art with easy-to-follow instructions! This awesome kit is a fantastic 11th birthday gift. It features 60 bright neon origami paper, and fun stickers to decorate the artwork.

IQ Link - Multilevel Logic Game

Featuring 120 multilevel challenges, IQ Link - Multilevel Logic Game is a portable game, great for traveling and outside play. This logic game makes for a fantastic 11th birthday gift, that tests kids and pushes them to think outside the box. The set builds spatial insight, planning skills, and logic, and includes a compact game board with transparent lid, a booklet with 120 challenges and solutions, and 12 candy-colored puzzle pieces.

Spin Master Games, Perplexus Rookie

This original, challenging 3D Labyrinth is incredibly contained within a sphere. The Spin Master Games, Perplexus Rookie is an excellent and easy-to-use game, but it is pretty hard to master. It makes a fantastic 11th birthday gift for kids who would love to solve puzzles in their spare time. Inside of the Perplexus Rookie, they will find a track containing 70 challenging barriers.

Twirled Paper by Klutz

A fantastic 10th birthday gift for any crafty kid, the Twirled Paper by Klutz allows children to make amazing creations with simple paper strips. They are super colorful and teach the 500-year-old art of quilling, which is using curling strips of paper to make ornamental scrollwork doodads.

Fat Brain Toys Fold Origami Brainteaser

The brain-busting excitement of Fat Brain Toys’ Fold Origami Brainteaser is a fantastic way to help kids can exercise their minds! This amazing, thoughtful 9th birthday gift helps with logic, fine motor skills, mathematical thinking, visual-spatial skills, and patience. The 10 puzzle sheets are heavy-duty laminated, and designed for multiple uses - they need to be folded to complete the challenges, and kids can recreate 12 intricate and colorful patterns.

Fantastic Wordsearches for 7 Year Olds

This must be one of the best seventh birthday gifts out there for kids who like puzzles. The Fantastic Wordsearches features amazing illustrated puzzles that come in several levels: from easy warm-ups to super-challenging grids. The tricky words come with missing letters, clues, and more. This word search book brings fun to the whole family