It’s Time! Holiday Gift Guide 2017

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The Holidays are coming! Are you ready?! We are!

It’s sure darn cold enough that you’d think it was winter and not fall around here. 41 in September, yep the weather went from hot hot hot, to cold cold cold. It’s time to get ready for the hustle and bustles of the holidays here!

Ohayo Okasan is pleased to announce that we are now accepting submissions for our 2017 Holiday Gift Guide.

This gift guide will be promoted from October 1st – December 24. (Your product information and links will remain on the site indefinitely.) Items will be promoted at minimum once biweekly.

If you’d like to get your product in front of our active and engaged 42,000 social media followers on Facebook,TwitterPinterest, and Instagram, please read on…

*Disclaimer: We are sent items in exchange for review, and some links are affiliate links – Thanks*

Family-friendly categories include

  • Toddlers, Children, Teen – items. (Clothes, books, toys, bedding, anything you can imagine!) (Boys and girls)
  • Mom
  • Dad
  • Grandparents
  • Pets – Specifically cats – Though we do have a family member with a dog.
  • Household and Outdoor Products
  • Subscription Boxes
  • Technology
  • Clothing
  • anything else you can think of? Think we’d love it? Send us an email!

What you receive

  • A slot in the 2017 Holiday Gift Guide
  • Item photos and links to your site
  • Price points and/or coupon codes included in post
  • Social media promotion for the duration of the guide
  • Gift guide will run on home page
  • Featured full review and giveaway- please inquire.

Submission guidelines

  • Products must be received by December 15th
  • Must have a retail value of $50 or a combination of payment to meet this minimum
  • Must be a full-size item
  • Items are not returnable
  • has the right to reject any product that is not a good fit for our audience

Send your submission requests to We look forward to working with you this holiday season!


Current Gift Guide Items:


 Wacom Intuos Art Drawing Tablet

Perfect for that artist in your life who doesn’t need yet another set of colored pencils. Or just wants to learn or expand their digital drawing skills.

Buy the Wacom Intuos Art


Crayola Color & Erase Mat

Color, erase and use it all over again. I love this product as it saves some paper. Risi loves to draw and draw and draw and… you get the hint. 😉

Buy Crayola Color & Erase Mat

 Duck Brand – Seasonal Duct Tapes

Dresses, wallets, bags and more. You can make all sorts of amazing things with Duct tape! We all know that Duck Brand has the best colors and quality out there.

Check out their Holiday Craft ideas!




Softsoap Limited Edition Iced Kiss and Frosted Wish Limited Edition Softsoap Body Wash:

Iced Kiss or Frosted Wish? Peppermint or Cherry? How will you make your shower experience move lovely during these cold winter months?


Find them at your favorite retailer!


 Nightmare Before Christmas Makeup Kits

Townley girl offers all different kinds of cute makeup kits for children. These particular ones are Nightmare Before Christmas. Frozen, My Little Pony and more make up other kits you can find. Check them out today!

Townley Girl site



Sephora has gifts for the beauty lover in your life. Various collections too.

Check out the Dark Rainbow Collection! My favorite so far!



 Kiss Naturals 

Your kids, or heck, even you can make your own fun beauty products with these all natural, paraben free kits from Kiss Naturals.

Lip balm, soap, bath fizzies and more. What will you make?

Buy Kiss Naturals on Amazon



Exotic Noods – Subscription Box

Taste ramen from around the world! Like spicy? Don’t like spicy? Don’t worry, they’ve got you.

Want ones just in bowls to add boiling water? Want to use the stove top? Want both? So many options are available for this box.

Sign up for Exotic Noods – Save 10% with KISA10 at checkout.

 Funky Chunky Cafe

Funky flavored gourmet caramel corn with chocolate covered coffee beans and extra caramel drizzle.

Dark Chocolate Mocha was my favorite

Buy Funky Chunky


 Holiday Road Punch

Made using Everclear alcohol, bring some yummy spiked punch to your holiday festivities.






Awesome candy delivered every month! InstaCandy.

You can save $10 on your first order with: 10BUCKSOFF code at checkout

Order InstaCandy



Goodies from around the world shipped to you. Pick between Weekly, Bi-weekly and monthly. Plus a lot of other options to get the best box for you.

Save on your first subscription or gift box with deals on their homepage!

Sign up for MunchPak today!

Korean Snacks Box

Try some delicious snacks and get a beautiful Bokjumeoni Korean silk bag every month with this subscription box. Free worldwide shipping is included! Medium boxes are $14.95 and Large are $23.95

Subscribe Today



 Gululu Interactive Water Bottle


A digital pet and a fun way to get your kids drinking water all wrapped up into one with this fun, super cute bottle. Available in blue, pink and yellow.


Buy Now Gululu

Find out more



SmartyKat Claw Tower and super scratcher

Give your cats a place to scratch that isn’t your sofa with this adorable clawing tower featuring fun curly ribbons and three cat nip toys that attach via velcro.
The super scratcher is made from cardboard and infused with catnip. Cats love to shred these scratches.

Find SmartyKat products at Amazon

Petlinks Pet Products

Dog beds, cat toys, and so much more. Petlinks offers a wide assortment of items to keep your furry friends and family happy.


Find Petlinks products on Amazon


 Against The Grain – Gluten Free Cat Food

This wet food is something my cats positively love, and you know how cats can be…
Picker than toddlers sometimes!

Against The Grain Website
Buy on Amazon




16.1 megapixel, Face/Cat/Dog detection, 25mm wide angel lens camera with a 3 inch LCD display.

Buy online or on Amazon




 Tamagotchi’s by Bandai

Remember Tamagotchi’s? They never really went away. They’re still pretty well known in Japan with really awesome accesories too!

Did you know that they’re celebrating their 20th anniversary in the USA. Wait.. only 20 years? Woah!

Bandai Tamagotchi site

 The Car Lover’s Engine Repair Kit 

This toy isn’t the only cool thing Hammacher Schlemmer has to offer. They really do have something for everyone. Check out their awesome selection for even the pickiest people on your list.

Buy Now at Hammacher Schlemmer


Pokemon Trading Card Game Pokemon Trading Card Game

Let your kids be Pokemon masters and experience the greatness that is the Pokemon Trading Card Game. I played this back in high school, and a few times over the years since a few of the kids are really into Pokemon. Sis loves to collect the cards.

Buy Pokemon Trading Cards on Amazon


 Cool Maker Toys by Spin Master

Imagine, Craft and Create with the awesome toys from the Cool Maker line! Including a sewing machine, hair and makeup, pottery and more. You can have fun being creative in a variety of awesome ways.

Cool Maker Website
Buy on Amazon

 Shopkins Squish-Dee-Lish

Squishies and things are still very popular with kids and particularly on YouTube! Now you can get super cute Shopkins ones too by Jakks Pacific.

Buy on Amazon

 Chocolage Egg Surprise Maker

Kids can now make their own surprise filled chocolate eggs. This kit comes with capsules to hide a surprise in, chocolate, two egg molds, and colored wrapping foils so you can give your eggs to friends. So much fun.

Buy on Amazon