If your kids’ bedrooms already resemble a fully-stocked aisle at Toys “R” Us, it can be tough to stomach the idea of adding even more to the mix. But, even if your kids have all the things they could possibly want, that doesn’t mean you have to give up on gift giving. Instead, give the gift of a unique experience that will make memories they’ll have long after the battery-operated toys have stopped working. Click through to see our favorite ideas.

Check Off the Bucket List

Instead of blowing the budget on toys, use that money you’ve saved up to take the family vacation of your dreams. Book a trip to Disney World using our tips and tricks to save cash, learn all about dinosaurs at these awesome and (pre) historic spots or embark on an unforgettable family adventure, like one of these volcano vacations!

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What unique gifts have you given your kids that don’t necessarily fit inside a box? Share your ideas in the comments.

— Shahrzad Warkentin




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