Top Toys and Gifts By Age | Kansas City MomCast Episode 34

It’s holiday time and just a few more weeks of shopping left! If you’re looking for gift ideas, this episode is for you. Jane Girson, owner of The The Learning Tree in Prairie Village, highlights top toys by age group, which Toyas are worth investing in and the importance of shopping local. You will walk away with some great ideas for not only holiday gifting but year-round ideas!

For more ideas on shopping local, check out our ShopKC 2022 :: Local Shopping Guide!

Meet Jane Girson

The Learning Tree 

Jane grew up in Kansas City and went to college in California where she her husband, Jonny. They moved back to KC when their first child was born and opened The Learning Tree almost 27 years ago. Prior to opening her store, she was an elementary school teacher.  Jane is passionate about toys and children! Nothing delights her more than interacting with the kids that come into her toy store. She loves helping kids learn and explore the world around them. She has three adult-age children of her own all over the country and thankfully loves to travel!

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Megan Coffey
Hi! I'm Megan, former teacher turned stay-at-home-but-never-home mom to Peyton, 7, and Gage, 4. I host the Kansas City MomCast podcast! I'm married to the most patient person on this earth, Chris, and we live in Overland Park with our kids, an insane lab, and two guinea pigs. You can find me over committing to everything, reading informational and self-help texts, listening to podcasts, organizing, spending time with friends over margaritas, thrifting, and staying up way too late to have peace and serenity. I love people and hearing their stories and look forward to connecting with KCMC readers!