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Welcome to our blog. We'll be posting the best gift ideas that we come across and also general chit chat about gift selecting. If you are not familiar with GiftGen, it is a gift suggestion website. You just select a price range, age range and gender to get hundreds of gift ideas. Click here to try it!

Monday, 12 December 2016

Drum Kit Playmat

This Drum Kit Playmat is perfect for that creative little boy you know. 3+ Years. Currently reduced to £14.99 at Smyths Toys

Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Personalised OS Map

How about a custom OS map for that 'outdoorsy' person you know? It is centred on their postcode, and has a custom front cover with your own text and photo.
ordnancesurvey.co.uk/shop/custom-made-maps.html

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Gel A Peel - Deluxe Kit

Girls can create their own unique jewellery with 'gel-a-peel'. The deluxe set is on offer at Smyths Toys (at £19.99). Also available at Amazon & Toys R Us.

BE AWARE: The reviews on Smyths Toys and Amazon are VERY POSITIVE, but Toys R Us has two NEGATIVE ones.

Monday, 28 November 2016

Thursday, 24 November 2016

Amazon Fire Tablet

The Amazon 7" Fire Tablet is currently on sale for only £29.99 from Amazon or Argos. Reviews suggest that it makes an ideal first tablet, or for younger ones (not that we'd encourage very young kids to stare at screens). Note: They may put the price back up after Black Friday (tomorrow).

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Eco Paper Pot Maker

Perfect for the planet friendly gardener in your life - the Eco Paper Pot Maker allows them to put old newspapers (or junk mail) to good use. At around £15, they can be found at various retailers, and many garden centres. Try ethicalsuperstore, notonthehighstreet and amazon.

Monday, 14 November 2016

Top toys for Christmas 2016 announced

The Toy Retailers Association has announced the top toys for Christmas 2016. Amongst old stalwarts like Lego, Hot Wheels, Star Wars & Nerf, are a couple of newer brands like Shopkins & Paw Patrol. Completely 'out of the blue' are Hatchimals, and silly sausage (a bop-it' type game). The full list is here - http://www.toyretailersassociation.co.uk/dreamtoys/2016/top12