Christmas Gift Ideas For Kids You Can Post

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We have two nieces that live interstate that I have to buy Christmas presents for each year. It can be a lot of fun buying gifts for kids, other than your own, but I’m often mindful of the postage costs because depending on how bulky the present is, it can cost as much as the […]

Top 10 Christmas Music Titles for 2016

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The Christmas music came out when I put up the Christmas tree with the kids mid November. Now that December has ticked over, it’s okay to play Christmas music anywhere and everywhere. If you’re curious about the most popular streamed songs this year, Spotify analysed over 16 million Christmas playlists around and below are the […]

Gift Ideas: Stocking Filler

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Sweet small ideas that can be a stand alone gift or something for the stocking. a Train Set in a Tin yellowoctopus.com.au Train set in a tin to take anywhere b Swimming Cap Fish or Shark top3.com.au A bit of fun for swim time. c Gold Robot Pen sbg.com.au Novel robot pen d Elastics Game […]

Gift Ideas: Family

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If you’re looking for a gift for the entire family, below are some fun ideas. a Ugly Xmas Rashie kozii.com Start a Christmas tradition! Buy an ‘ugly xmas rashie’ for the entire family b Personalised Christmas Wheelie Bin Sticker hippoblue.com.au Personalise your very own cricket wicket sticker for the wheelie bin c Play Pouch playpouch.com.au […]

Gift Ideas: Him

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Gift ideas for him that are a little out of the ordinary.  a Living Keyring uberkate.com.au Personally engrave this sterling silver key rings with special dates or names! b BaconSmith Bacon Making Kit brewsmith.com.au Because Bacon. c Memobottle thedesigngiftshop.com This is so cool! A slimline water bottle that will t in his briefcase! Comes in […]

Gift Ideas: Her

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Lovely things for someone special. a Daydream Wedge or Embellish Wedge holsterfashion.com Keep the glamour without giving up the comfort b Felt Ball Cushion gallery8loves.com.au No words! c Animal Jamboree Cotton Tablecloth mozi.com.au The perfect centrepiece to Christmas celebrations d Milk Bottle Candle milkiescandleco.bigcartel.com Candles are always a good idea e Christmas Bathing Rituals boxbetty.com.au […]

Gift Ideas: Teens

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Some funky and practical gift ideas for teens!    a Unicorn tee champagnecartel.com Add a bit of sparkle to your day with this cute teenote b Signature Bow Cushion shopsuella.com This bow cushion would look gorgeous in any girl’s room! c Enchanted Unicorn Light-Up Slippers yellowoctopus.com.au Who wouldn’t like these?! They’re soft, they light up […]

Gift Ideas: Kids 8 to 12

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The tween age group can sometimes be a bit tricky. We hope these ideas give you some inspiration. a Fairy Garden Kit eurieugifts.com.au Adore! b Metal Tool Set 16 pc ecotoys.com.au Real working metal and wooden tools for older kids to get started in carpentry c Make Me Iconic Fairybread Sequin Purse limetreekids.com.au This delicious […]

Gift Ideas: Kids 5 to 8

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Ranging from items to make their room special to toys for fun. a Canvas Bean Chair lelbys.com These beanbag chairs are the perfect size for a little person! So many cute patterns and colours! They are great for kids aged 1-8, and check the website for adult lounge bags too. b Seedling – Ice Cream Skipping […]

Gift Ideas: Kids 3 to 5

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The team has enjoyed putting together gift ideas for this age group. So many cute things! a Handmade Wooden Cattle Truck limetreekids.com.au Beautifully made wooden truck that will be passed on through the generations b Le Toy Van Wooden Honeybake Mixer Set limetreekids.com.au We love wooden toys! This one is great for role play c […]

Gift Ideas: Kids 1 to 3

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Children this age enjoy simple engaging toys or items that facilitate their enjoyment. Below are a range of lovely gift ideas for this age group. a Wonderful Christmas in Oz Wooden Puzzle hippoblue.com.au A beautiful wooden Oz Christmas puzzle! b Miffy Lamp Small mynightlight.com.au Miffy is warm and bright and is a lovely addition to […]

Gift Ideas: Babies

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This year, the team has put together a list of lovely products available online.  a Alps Shelf willowandwood.com.au If you love something a bit different, bring the wilderness into your child’s room!The Alps Shelf is the perfectly sized ledge! b Bear Hand Printed Soft Toy babeeandme.etsy.com This gorgeous soft bear toy would also look just […]

How to host a Christmas party for preschoolers

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If you’ve been picked to host your mother’s group or playgroup Christmas party, we’ve gathered some easy food ideas and festive activities to keep toddlers and pre-schoolers happily engaged, while you enjoy a coffee and a chat with the other parents. Wishful thinking? Well… you never know until you try! 1. Festive (pre-schooler friendly) Christmas […]

Gift Inspiration from Officeworks

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Sponsored by Officeworks Last year, I moved from overseas back to Australia four days before Christmas. It was a challenging time! It meant I had to cram all my Christmas shopping in the hours leading up to the special day. I am usually much more organised but circumstances didn’t allow that last year. However, this […]