Child Listening to MusicWith the holidays in full swing, we know you are busy worrying about gift ideas. Gift giving gets even more complicated when you are trying to decide what to get young children, toddlers, or babies. The market today is flooded with toys that are loud and irritating, or toys that don't provide any sort of educational stimulation. You want to give the child a gift they will enjoy, but also a gift that the parents will approve of. 

Music is a gift that has long been proven to satisfy children and parents alike. Research shows that music not only entertains the child, but also helps stimulate healthy growth and development. Musical toys and gifts have come a long way, with modern sounds and tunes incorporated into everyday objects. There are several new options available to choose from that are sure to please both child and parent alike. 

Baby Blanket Music

Baby Blanket Music is a line of CDs that were produced for young children with the parents in mind. Imagine putting your child down for their nap or bedtime and lulling them to sleep with an instrumental from your favorite band or recording artist! 

Putumayo CD's

If you are looking for something educational and that will expose and enlighten your child to the cultures of the world, Putumayo World Music is just what you are looking for. 

Hape Mighty Mini Band

Give the gift of music with this 5-in-1 percussion section. Stimulate coordination and creativity while children discover how to make their own beats and rhythm. This toy is good for hours of entertainment and after playtime is over, all of the pieces store conveniently together. 

Janod Confetti Mix Music

Children will love the opportunity to create their own songs and sounds with this xylophone, cymbal, and drum combo. 

Don't settle for generic or thoughtless presents this year. Give something that both parent and child will enjoy for years to come by giving great musical gifts this season.