Whether you have your Christmas gifts for the kids planned, or you are a last minute shopper, fear not!
We have carefully perused the Web for our Busy mothers with some great variety of festive presents for the kids, partner, friends, you and your home!
It will certainly help us at BeHappyMum save some time this Christmas!
These seem to be very popular with kids of all ages with a seasonal hit
It’s a storytime bear, the iconic Teddy Ruxpin, with 3 stories included and Bluetooth connectivity! Download the free Teddy Ruxpin app to unlock and listen to loads more great stories. Teddy comes with realistic mouth movements, giving him more than 40 facial expressions.
What’s special? Kidding? It’s interactive, guys! These are great, as they seem to have more longevity than some toys! As they are suit both toddlers and children, they can be passed around siblings, or hopefully remain of interest for longer! Now, we’ve got a good excuse to buy it.
2. Night Light of their favourite character
If you are in Oz, this enchanting website My Night Light caters for all types of night lights – standing, string, rechargable, clocks, the lot! Ideal if you need to buy for different aged siblings.
What’s special? Well in our eyes, the prospect of a new nightlight may give you 5 minutes extra MeTime if they are super excited to enjoy their new bedroom treat after Christmas – so grab a drink and relax!
3. Theme Toys
What’s the most trending topic of the year? Yeahh – Beauty and the Beast. Huge range of character toys for girls and boys found in Toys’s’Us
What’s Special? Bring this beautiful story of courage and love into your home to keep as a memory of this year when the epic movie has been released.
Yay! Do not forget about this cutie
You may have seen them on Facebook but these little gems have taken off like wildfire! Creating a personal a magical story for children is something that really lights up the kids’ faces when they see their name on the book! All possible favourites are here.
What’s your kids’ one?
What’s special? Rather than just another toy for Mum & Dad to try and sneak in the cupboard or the bin, this makes for a nice keepsake they can treasure when they are older!
5. Coding Toy
We could not pass this Code-A-Pillar by
A wonderful learning toy for preschoolers, the Code-A-Pillar is made up of 8 segments, which can be mixed around to direct the Code-a-pillar to move in a certain direction or do an action – just like coding. Cute and clever!
It develops children cognitive skills!
6.Toys Houses, Toy Buses
We love this OUTERDO Wooden DIY Dollhouse
Note, most contents inside this doll house need to be handcrafted, including furniture. So it’s got enough components to keep the little ones happy after Christmas!
You will receive all the furniture and contents; however, it is your work to put them together. Let them explore their own skills and be proud of what they can do!
A great range of iconic British toy buses can be a great hit – not just for young children and toddlers to play with, but some toy buses for older children with more of an interest! Maybe even Dad or Grandpa! Take a peek here
What about this bus choice?
These toys are great for helping to encourage your child’s cognitive skills, attention and memory – 3 of the 7 key skills we encourage with PlayMama App. They may look like they’re just having fun, but they learn a great deal from these – especially the toy bus from Amazon which helps with the child’s phonetics.
7. Yoga Mat
Did not think of a Father Christmas list yet? If you do Home exercising with FitMama App, Yoga or fancy trying it from home like with our beginner post-pregnancy yoga app WellMama – there are some great mats out from Yogamatters that don’t cost a fortune!
What’s Special? Motivation is a key factor in all health-related activities as it builds our efforts into our new habits. So, a beautiful mat is a great thing to start with as well as our reward posters in Fitmama and WellMama apps that help you not lose motivation.
8. Portable Charger
If you are a busy mother and rely on your mobile phone for daily routine or contacting your children and family – its reassuring to know we now have the opportunity to take a portable power outlet to charge your phone wherever you are! Simply charge at home then pop it in your bag and battery life will no longer be a problem!
9. Inspiring Book
Try some MeTime dedication this Christmas and why not start with an inspiring book? We suggest to start with Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert (the worldwide bestselling author of Eat Pray Love) or you can find what inspires you.
Encourage some ‘down time’ with your kids, give them some quiet games or books and enjoy your new read at the same time.
10. Home Decor – wooden signs
Etsy sell some fantastic pieces for you to decorate your home with or for others! Just careful how long you spend drooling over their website and all the homemade looking gifts, it took us a while!
Whats special? So many beautiful signs to choose from, some with great written sayings you’ll probably find suit your friends and family perfectly!
A family gift that would be your top friend in all family trips next year. Stick Podo anywhere to capture any moment and any angle, with full wireless control.
12. Polaroid mobile printer
Has your family already got one?
13. Fitness Wristband
Let’s admit, mums, it is easy to forget about your own New Year Resolution when you are back to the routine after Christmas holidays. These watches are getting more and more popular as they both motivate you to move and track your progress. Just the same way as our Fitmama app – motivates you with Reward posters after each workout and tracks the activity you’re doing for each Body Zone to make sure the other zones are not left behind.
Choose the one for your budget
14. Personalised images!
You can get many things personalized these days for the whole family, why not try something a little humorous for the man in your life!
15. Personalised Christmas Jumpers
Make your special memories of this Christmas with the Xmas jumpers with your names on it.
You could then find extra use for this, when you can try our FitMama 5 minute kitchen top exercises while you wait for the food to cook, keep your baby entertained in the kitchen with these ideas or even get your mouth watering with our selection of great recipes for baking with kids!
We hope you have found some inspiration from our Best Christmas Gifts for Kids! Stay tuned to our BeHappyMum Advent Calendar this month with something for you and the kids each day!