Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Simple Pleasures.(Last Minute Gift Guide)

Byline: Kimberly Parr

Toys that are easy to give

Still looking for that last-minute, no-assembly-required treasure for the good little boy or girl on your list?

Have no fear you will not disappoint. Store shelves are full of fun, exciting and interactive toys this year.

Among the most popular items? Grinch-related toys, according to Jim Huron, manager of Cottonwood Corner's Toys R Us store.

The recent release of the Jim Carrey movie has made the toys, which include everything from action figures to banks and more, very popular, Huron says. And those toys make nice, easy gifts. Just grab and go.

The toys start at about $7.99, while Grinch-themed stuffed toys start at $14. …

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