If you’re already bopping around the house singing ‘Oh Christmas Tree’ and the mulled wine is half empty, well done, you’re officially in the Christmas spirit!
And then it dawns on you that you have 21,583,583 presents to buy and not enough hours in the day. Yay Christmas!
Fear not, us Milk Drunk Mums have compiled some of our MUST HAVE Christmas jumpers, toys and much more for the little ones this year, get a pen handy…
Play -Doh Kitchen Creations Magical Oven, £19.99
We are HUGE fans of Play-Doh in this house, it is our go-to toy when it’s too cold outside and when in need of a creative pick-me-up. Warm up mince pies, bake Christmas cakes and much more, with the fun magical oven. The lights change to give the illusion of cooking and it even goes ‘bing’ when it’s ready! They have thought of everything with five food attachments and cake moulds to inspire little minds. To learn more, just visit our full review here. Available from Smyths toys.
Little Tikes Waffle Blocks, £29.99
We first came across these at the Baby to Toddler show a few weeks ago. Just launched in time for Christmas, this fun 100 piece bag encourages little one’s to build constructions, improving their fine motor skills and keeping them entertained for hours.
Available now from Argos.
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The SelfieMic, £15.99
Encourage your child’s love of singing with this reasonably priced SelfieMic. For all budding Britney’s, this karaoke mic comes with an inbuilt selfie stick and pop-star style earpiece and its very own app. (Suitable 8 years +). Available from Amazon
Polar Bear Christmas Jumper – £24.00
range, made from Cashmere mix, deliciously soft on delicate skin. But what we love most about this stripe jumper is that it’s versatile for every occasion, from parties to nativity plays, for both girls and boys. Merry Christmas indeed!
Available now from Jo Jo Maman Bebe.
The Christmas jumper craze might just be the best thing about Christmas! As ever, Jo Jo Mama Bebe have the most beautiful
Paw Patrol Sea Patroller, £71.99
DreamToys, the UK’s most accurate and authoritative predictive list, has included this cute toy in their ‘must have’s for Christmas 2017.Be there on the double with this Paw Patrol playset which converts from a ship to a land vehicle. With an interactive drop-down bridge and ramp and toy characters, this will help encourage creativity and motor-skills. Plus it’s bound to keep them quiet! (Suitable age 3+)
Snap it up from Argos now!
The banana-loving minions are back, this time meeting Gru’s twin brother Dru. I won’t ruin the rest, but it’s the usual riotous fun you’ve come to expect. If you never got a chance to watch it in the cinema, then this is a great stocking filler, and way to spend a cold winter night indoors. (Suitable for all ages). Available now at Amazon.
Christmas Grinch Tee, £10
Bah Humbug and all that, we simply cannot get enough of this awesome Grinch t-shirt for little ones. Kids just don’t wear enough black these days! Available in sizes 5- 12 year old’s from River Island.
Little Tikes Princess Horse & Carriage, £109.99
It’s probably going to cause outrage with the anti-Princess brigade, but the inner-child in me is screaming to have a spin in this ride-on horse and carriage. With real life clip-clop sounds and your very own pony, this is a great toy to indulge in fantasy and creative play. My only quibble is that it’s in pink (18 months +). Get your carriage now from Toys R Us.