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On Affiliates Page 1 you will find products for travel (airfare/hotels, luggage, language aids, calling cards), electronics, and the home.
Baby-Wise.com has a large selection and some unique items.
Crayola.com : Shop by age or product. It is worth your time to visit the store, even if you don't purchase anything, because there are activities and ideas for art projects. They have items online that aren't available in stores. Their twistable crayons are a travel essential for those with children. I like their Color Wonder products; they also carry paint, modeling clay, sidewalk chalk and learning activities. Get Silly Putty online! on the same site; they offer a bulk purchase deal so this would make a great item to take to the kids in the orphanages.
Zoobooks: turn a Child's love of Animals into a love of Reading! : "Each monthly issue features 24 pages of striking wildlife photography, insightful writing, colorful illustrations, and diagrams that explain in simple terms things that make "animal facts" come alive for your child." For kids 5-12. Used in many classrooms, so it makes a great gift for a teacher.
I See Me! personalized children's books. Beautifully illustrated books that can be done for any name. They also have embroidered "animal letter" t-shirts, puzzles, and other gift items. Use coupon code FSW595 and take $5 off orders totaling $50 or more.
Discovery Toys : toys for kids from babies to teens and beyond.
Restaurant.com Gift Certificates : Save 50% on restaurant gift certificates! Easy and fast to use; just search for a city, restaurant, pay for it, then print off on your computer. I use these for teacher and coach gifts. If you get on their mailing lists, they frequently offer coupons for even further discounts. They also offer gift packs from a variety of online stores.
Lillian Vernon Personalizing gifts for more than 50 years, Lillian Vernon is your source for quality kids' toys & decor, holiday decorations, household items, and more-all at exceptional values. I am very excited to be able to offer this store, as I have been shopping with them for many years.
Oriental Trading Company, Inc. is the leading direct seller of value-price novelites, toys, party supplies, favors, crafts and gift for any occasion. Great resource for parents, teachers and event planners. You can find many things that would be appropriate to take to the kids in the orphanages. Get up to 50% off on select products . If you get on their mailing list, you will get coupons sometimes for discounts and free shipping.
Alpha Omega Publications! The ultimate homeschool experience! Alpha Omega Publications provides Christian curriculum for grades K through 12. Product lines include Switched-On Schoolhouse (CD-ROM multimedia and interactive format. The five core subjects: Bible, Language Arts, Math, History and Geography, and Science - plus a variety of electives), LIFEPAC (Christian curriculum designed to teach five core subjects plus an array of electives; full-color worktext curriculum), Horizons (builds fundamental skills in mathematics and language, an alternative to the LIFEPAC curriculum for elementary students), and The Weaver Curriculum (Scriptural lessons, based on the books of the Old Testament, "weave" througout the basic subject lessons).
Russian Legacy, Inc. has anything you could want from Russia: clothing, samovars, nesting dolls and eggs, folk art, militaria, porcelain, shawls & scarves, jewelry, and Christmas items. They also have a section of links for information on Russia, including shops and restaurants in the US.
Shop National Geographic for kids DVDs and videos!
Traveling With Kids , Across Town or Around the World: carries many items that you might need!
ID on Me Patented personal and medical ID bracelets. Great for kids & travel, runners & cyclists, seniors, and medical alert. A free Sharpie marker is included with orders of 2 or more bracelets. These are great for amusement parks, and traveling with a child who is non-verbal or doesn't speak the local language or doesn't know his/her parents' names.
Family on Board : Travel games, car accessories, Car TV/VCR/DVD systems, children's luggage.
Shop Barnes & Noble.com. : You can search for some of the Out of Print, Used & Rare books listed on my site. It is not just for books. They also carry DVDs and Videos , Music , and Toys & Games . Don't forget about the Free Shipping when you spend $25 or more . Download the Barnes & Noble free eReader then find eBooks at Barnes & Noble ; there may even be some free eBooks that you would like.
Download thousands of audiobooks on iTunes . I have a separate iTunes page that you can easily bookmark for future shopping; on it I have links to all the categories of products that you can purchase on iTunes and podcasts that might be of interest. KAF Adoption iMix contains some of the songs on the inspiration pages and a Kazakh and Central Asian Music iMix contains a sampling of the songs on the Music pages of this site. Remember that iPhone Applications are now available at iTunes.com!
Advanced Book Exchange searches used, secondhand, rare, and out-of-print booksellers around the world. Many of the bookstores stocking items are in the US. One nice feature is the ability to create a list of "Wants" by title, keyword, etc.; you will receive e-mail notification when the book you request is listed.
eBooks.com : ebooks are easier to carry than hardcovers. Use coupon code Categorysalecp to get 20% off on books in monthly categories: for December, the categories are House & Home, Biography & Autobiography, Religion, Suspense Fiction and Photography.
Discovery Channel Store: Buy products from Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, Travel Channel or TLC. See TV schedules. Fun and educational. They also carry ebooks for the Sony Reader.
Shop the National Geographic Store! For DVDs, books, toys, travel gear and more.