Toys & Books

Non-Chocolate Easter Gift Ideas For Kids

Year on year it seems that mums are busy looking for alternatives to the classic chocolate go-to egg, so we’ve lent a helping hand and pulled together some fantastic ideas for alternative Easter gifts.

24 Of The Best Bath Toys To Make Bathtime Fun!

Make bathtime even more fun with our selection of the best bath toys available.

The Gruffalo 25th Anniversary! Our Favourite Gifts & Merchandise

Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of enchantment with a captivating range of products inspired by The Gruffalo.

Shop The Best Eco Friendly Toys For Kids

We’ve pulled together a collection of the best fairtrade and eco-friendly toys made from recycled plastic and/or sustainable sources to help benefit our planet.

Dive Into Sustainable Playtime With Educational Toy Ranges From Edx Education

Edx Education’s educational toy ranges are designed to captivate young minds and inspire a lifelong love of learning through the magic of play!

10 Classic Picture Books For Under (Or Just Over) £5

With National Storytelling Week just a few days away, we thought we would take a look back on some of the classic books we enjoyed growing up. 

27 Of The Best Toys For Open-Ended Play

Open-ended play allows your child endless possibilities during playtime. With no instruction, rules, or any clear goal in mind children can really express their creativity freely.

16 Children’s Books To Help Talk About Death, Grief & Bereavement

We’ve come up with a collection of the best children’s books to help you talk openly and gently about death with your child.

Elevating Family Bonding With The Himiway C1 Kids E-bike

Family bonding is more than just spending time together; it’s about creating memories that linger in the heart. The Himiway C1 Kids E-bike emerges as a ride and a catalyst for family engagement and emotional connection.

How To Use Role-Play Toys To Bring Enjoyment To Mealtimes

We team up with role-play pioneers Casdon and child nutritionist, Charlotte Stirling-Reed to explore the benefits of using role-play toys to encourage lifelong enjoyment More

Leonora’s Teen And Tween Gift Guide

I find tweens and teens incredibly hard to buy for when it comes to Christmas, but I have put together this little list which I hope you will find useful.

Best Role-Play Toys Of 2023

We’ve teamed up with everybody’s favourite role-play brand Casdon to bring you the best toys for play pretend just in time for Christmas!

Tonies Black Friday Deals Are Go Go Go!

From Friday, 17th to Monday, 27th November, gift-givers can save 20% off Toniebox Starter Sets, Toniebox Bundles and Accessories!

Boori’s Black Friday Sale Is Here!

Starting November 17th, you’re in for a winter wonderland of discounts and deals for your child’s nursery or bedroom.

The Power Of Pretend: How Casdon Toys Shape Creativity And Learning

We team up with role-play pioneers Casdon and internationally recognised parenting expert Sue Atkins to explore the benefits of using role-play toys to nurture creativity and learning through play.

16 Brilliant Subscription Boxes For The Kids This Christmas

If you’re looking to get the kids offline this Christmas, why not consider investing in a subscription box for kids?

An 80s Top 50 Christmas List To Rock Your Socks Off!

I thought it’d be fun to take a trip down memory lane with My Baba’s very own retro 80’s toy inspired Christmas list.

Parental Control, Ep: 98 The Importance Of Role Play With Casdon And Experts Charlotte Stirling Reed And Sue Atkins

We welcome two of the UK’s best parenting experts to the show to discuss the importance of role-play in partnership with role-play pioneers, Casdon.

Shop The Best Bikes For Boys & Girls

If you’re researching the best first bikes for kids this Christmas, you’ve come to the right place. We take a look at five great bikes for first-time riders.

Discover the Toniebox – The Perfect Christmas Gift for Kids

If you’re shopping for a Christmas gift that kids will love for years and years, look no further.  .

15 Toys & Books To Celebrate Black History Month

It’s Black History Month and to celebrate, here’s our list of 15 toys and books to help our children learn about Black history.

All Aboard For Child Development: The Thomas & Friends Train Play Revolution

Collaborative play with toy trains fosters teamwork and negotiation skills as children share resources and ideas and engage in together in play.

Top 10 Toy Predictions For Christmas 2023

Our pick of the top toys for Christmas 2022, as recommended by Hamley’s, Smyths and John Lewis.

Top Creative Toys To Set Imaginations Free This Summer

Set imaginations free with this great selection of creative toys.

Best Summer Subscription Boxes & Kits For Kids

If you’re eager to help your kids disconnect from screens this school holiday, why not invest in a summer subscription box for kids?

Warning: Once You Experience The NEW 3rd Gen Yoto Player, There’s No Going Back!

The 3rd generation Yoto Player is not just a remarkable audio device. Oh no! It’s a convenient room thermometer, nightlight, toothbrush, AND tidy-up timer.

Cool Barbie Merch To Celebrate The New Movie

The eagerly anticipated day of July 21st is almost here, and it holds immense significance for all the devoted Barbie enthusiasts out there. The long-awaited release of the new Barbie movie is released.

The Benefits Of Playing With Construction Toys

We team up with educational toy experts Edx Education to explore the fascinating world of construction toys and uncover the incredible ways in which they inspire young minds to learn, grow, and thrive!

Best Dolls For Girls & Boys 2023

Here’s our pick of the best dolls for 2023. Each would make the perfect birthday present, Christmas gift (if you’re starting super, super early!) or simply a special treat. 

Amazon PRIME Day: Bargains To Shop Now

From baby products to toys and technology, here are our top picks of the fantastic offers available through Amazon this PRIME day!

The Magic Of Make-Believe: Why Role Play Toys Are Essential For Child Development

We’ve teamed up with everybody’s favourite toy brand Little Tikes to bring you the best toys for role play and the reasons why they’re so important for our kids. 

30 Best Gifts For A Baby Boy

Practical, sentimental and simply adorable gifts for baby boys.

Must-Have Dolls’ Accessories For Endless Fun And Imagination

From miniature clothing and shoes to tiny furniture and playsets, these accessories provide children with endless opportunities for storytelling and role-playing.

30 Best Gifts For A Baby Girl

Are you shopping for the best gifts for a baby girl? Choosing the perfect baby shower gift can be exciting and challenging, as there’s More

Leonora’s Top 10 Apps For Kids To Explore This Summer

Leonora shares her ten best apps for kids to explore this summer, from bedtime meditations and stories to creative design, music, maths, English and language learning.

Best Travel Games And Accessories For A Peaceful Trip

KWe’ve compiled a list of great travel games and accessories to help your summer travel plans run smoothly.

Best Summer Reads For Kids

Independent booksellers across the UK have announced the best summer reads for children.

Top 5 Games For SEND Support

Orchard Toys games are designed with education in mind and feature fun gameplay, bright and colourful illustrations, with durable, thick, quality card pieces, and More

Choosing A Tablet? Why The NEW Galaxy Tab S8 Series Is Seriously Great For Kids

Perfect for streaming, homework and playing games, the tablet’s super-cool features and superior, easy-to-use parental controls make the Galaxy Tab S8 series an incredible range of kid-friendly devices that give you a lot of bang for your buck.

Where To Buy The Best Mud Kitchens + Why They’re So Great For Kids

We share our recommendations for the best mud kitchens for outdoor play as well as exploring the advantages of incorporating mud kitchens into children’s play. 

The Best Outdoor Toys For The Garden This Summer

Summer’s almost here, and it’s all about the outdoor toys! Check out our round-up of the best collection of toys to help you keep the kids entertained this summer and beyond! 

Top Tips To Help Our Bees + Bee-au-tiful Products To Celebrate World Bee Day

To celebrate World Bee Day (20th May) read these 3 VERY important tips to help our bees, and check out our round-up for bee-themed products.

Best Fidget Toys For Kids

Fidget toys can be really helpful for kids with ADHD, as they can provide a physical outlet for excess energy and help improve focus and concentration. 

Why Screen Time Can Be Hugely Beneficial To Our Kids

If screen time is used strategically in moderation, evidence suggests it can help develop problem-solving, cognitive, creative, social and communication skills.

Best Toy Shops In London

From independent shops to world-famous destinations, we’ve round-up the best toy shops in London.

39 Great Easter Basket Ideas For Kids

Easter baskets don’t have to be stuffed full of sugar highs. The ultimate gifts for your Easter basket.

World Book Day: How Audiobooks Encourage Kids To Read + Other Handy Tips

We’ve teamed up with Yoto to share the huge benefits the wonderful world of audio offers children of all ages and abilities. 

The Best Educational (And FUN!) Toys For Kids

Giving your child a toy that’s educational and fun at the same time is a great way to encourage learning.

In Review: The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro For Older Kids

The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro is a full-feature tablet designed for kids aged 6-12 years old, allowing slightly older kids the opportunities to read, learn and play independently – and safely.  

How To Set Up Your Toniebox: Simple Tips To Follow

The good news is that it’s pretty simple and only needs to be done once!

Tips For Little Learners: Why Counting And Sorting Is So Important

Little ones are naturally drawn to shape recognition, counting, sorting, classifying, patterning, sequencing, construction and stacking.

Unmissable Black Friday Deals At Smyths Toys

Who isn’t shopping early for Christmas gifts this year? Don’t miss Black Friday at Smyths Toys, where you’ll pick up everything Father Christmas needs More

Making Christmas Magical: A Tonies Christmas Gift Guide

The magical, musical storybox is the perfect present for every child on Santa’s list. Check out our guide to the best Tonies for your child.

Shop The Best Wooden Toys For Kids

Looking for the ultimate Christmas gift for your child this year? Colourful wooden toys inspired by nostalgia and vintage style, hours of fun and creative play.

Parental Control, Ep 73: Fisher-Price Toy Experts On The Best Gifts For Early Childhood Development PLUS Great Tips For Encouraging Play

Lisa Lohiser and Corinne Eggleston from the Fisher-Price Play Lab talk about the best developmental toys and the role they play in Early Childhood Development.

38 Ideas To Make Baby’s First Christmas Extra Special

John Lewis has everything you need to make your baby’s first Christmas one to remember. 

10 Best Coding Toys For Kids

This Christmas, you’ll find toy shops stocked with a wide range of coding toys suitable for toddler to teen.

Parental Control, Ep 70: What Are The 20 Best Christmas Toys This Year?

My Baba’s Editor Ellie Thompson and Editorial Assistant and Toy Expert Christina Walter take to the mic to share their thoughts on the best More

tonies® Launch September’s Star-Studded Line-Up With British Storytime Favourites Roald Dahl, Julia Donaldson, Michael Rosen And Beatrix Potter!

tonies® fans are in for a massive treat this month as the musical storybox welcomes not one, not two not three, but SEVEN spellbinding new Tonies chocka-block full of adventure

Teach A Child To Ride A Bike In 4 Easy Steps

How to teach my child to ride a bike. 4 easy steps to follow to ditch those balance bikes and stabilisers!

Must-Have Educational Toys For Children Under One

For baby’s first comforters, educational toys and the ideal first birthday present, look no further than VTech.

Make A Splash With BABY Born’s My First Swim Dolls

BABY Born’s My First Swim Dolls are water-friendly dolls perfect for a summer adventure and pretend play.

EYFS Reading List: 42 Great Books For Children Starting School

Why not choose a handful of books recommended for the Early Years Foundation Stage and enjoy reading with your child this summer? 

5 Awesome Disney Crafts To Do While Listening To Your Toniebox

We challenged our resident craft expert Nanny Anita to come up with five fun things to bake, make and do, all while listening to our top five Disney Tonies.

Best Outdoor Toys & Games For Summer Fun In The Garden

Here are a few outdoor play ideas to keep the children entertained (whilst learning too!) all summer long…

Celebrate #PrideMonth with The NEW Pride Tales Tonie

To encourage our kids to celebrate Pride, children’s audio system tonies® has launched Pride Tales,

PRIDE 2022: Children’s Books To Celebrate Diversity

Reading to your little ones is an impactful way to teach your child about different situations that they might face as they grow up.

Kids’ Party Inspo: 30 Gift Ideas For Under £15

Wondering what to buy for the next birthday party? Here’s our handy guide of fun and popular gifts for kids that won’t break the bank.

6 Jubilee Party Games For Kids (All You Need Is A Few Simple Props And Your Toniebox)

Get ready for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with these awesome Jubilee party games for kids.

Roar-some Dinosaur Toys For Your Budding Palaeontologists

If prehistoric animals are a hit in your house as much as they are in mine you will love this selection of dinosaur toys and gifts for all ages.

International Women’s Day: Must-Read Books For Young Readers

From time-travellers to detectives, supermodels to superpowers, this diverse collection includes something for everyone.

Which Tonie Character Will You Be On World Book Day?

Here’s our guide to the best audiobook characters as well our recommendations on where to find your perfect costume for World Book Day.

Harry Judd And Greg Shepherd Celebrate The Magic Of Thomas & Friends

Celebrity dads Harry Judd and Greg Shepherd have teamed up with their children for a heart-warming Thomas & Friends campaign. ‘Reading with Little Friends’.

Parental Control, Ep 36: The Benefits Of Audiobooks For Kids And Why They Inspire Even The Most Reluctant Reader

This podcast episode explores how audiobooks offer a huge range of educational and wellbeing benefits as well as how useful they are in motivating struggling or reluctant readers to engage in the world of literature.

5 Reasons Bathtime Play Is Important For Little Ones

Don’t be afraid to get wet! Here are ten reasons you need to make the most of tub time. 

Perfect Bedtime Stories For Children Aged 1 To 5 Years

The best children’s bedtime stories provide the perfect backdrop for magical dreams, as your child’s imagination continues to run wild long after the story is over

5 Benefits Of Wooden Toys For Babies & Children

We’re huge believers in the many benefits of wooden toys, and that’s why we’re excited to introduce you to MORI’s new Playtime collection.

Great Children’s Books For Reluctant Readers This Christmas Season

Our suggestions feature brilliant artwork, accessible lengths, fun activities and specific dyslexia-friendly titles to help make reading fun again.

Best Developmental Gifts For Young Children As Recommended By ‘Baby Guru’ Miss Megan

“Baby Guru” Miss Megan, as featured in the New York Times and Good Morning America, has curated a list of best developmental gifts for children suitable for all young families for this festive period.

Choosing The Right Toys For The Right Age: Newborn To Six Years

We’ve chosen our favourite age-appropriate toys perfect for every personality, so you can shop the best Christmas gifts by age with ease.

Weird And Wonderful Christmas Gifts Inspired By The Big Screen

Shop the perfect Christmas gifts for fans of Disney, Harry Potter, DC Comics, and many, many, more at Department 56.

Shop The Best Ride On Toys This Christmas

Ride on toys are both super-fun, and brilliant for a child’s physical development, helping to improve gross and fine motor skills as well as coordination and balance. 

Shop The Christmas Craze: Wooden Balance Boards For Kids

Balance boards are a playful product that stimulate creativity, imagination and movement. They can be a great source of exercise, and equally, a place to rest and read.

Tonies For Teachers: The Benefit Of Bringing Audiobooks Into The Classroom

Teachers are able to claim a 25% discount on Toniebox Starter Sets so that school children across the country can benefit from the broad range of educational and inspirational content.

The Best Inspirational And Educational Toys For All Ages

Smart Toys and Games is the worldwide leader in creating multi-level logic games and famous for designing inspirational and educational toys.

Introducing NEW Oddbods Soft Toys Brilliant For Encouraging Role Play

Oddbods soft toys have landed in the UK exclusively to Argos, and as huge fans of the animated series, we couldn’t be more excited. 

Why These 5 Disney Princesses Make Great Role Models + 15% Off Tonies!

This week marks the first-ever Disney World Princess Week, and to celebrate, Tonies are offering 15% off all Tonies’ products (excluding bundles) with a discount code you’ll find inside…

Take A Summer Adventure With Tonies: Your Chance To WIN An Awesome Staycation Worth 2k!

Are you packing for your family staycation? Wherever you’re going this summer, whether it’s day trips out or fun further afield, little listeners can More

60 Of The Best Children’s Books To Read At Bedtime – As Voted By You

A list of 60 of the best books for younger kids perfect for bedtime reading, as voted by mamas on our Facebook page.

13 Best Toys For Indoor Active Play

While the wet weather continues to stop play this summer, we’ve been thinking about how to keep the kids amused indoors.

What Are Creative Tonies? Record Your Own Stories + Access FREE Audio Content Every Month

‘Creative-Tonies’ are fun figures that arrive blank for you to upload 90 minutes of your very own audio. Whether it’s a story or a song, it’s a chance for you to get creative.

Celebrate National Best Friend Day With 30 Years Of BABY Born

This year, parent company Zapf Creation is celebrating 30 glorious years of BABY born with an exciting new range, and on behalf of parents and little ones everywhere, we’d love to wish them a very happy birthday!

It’s A Small World! 21 Wooden Dolls’ Houses We Love

There is nothing like a wooden doll’s house to bring your child’s imagination to life. To help you choose that perfect house, check out our top picks.

Top Toys To Order This Summer

Here you’ll find our pick of top toys to entertain the kids this summer, and what’s more, they’re all available to order from the comfort of your own sofa!

The Must-Have Staycation Essential For Kids + A Chance To Win A Treehouse Stay

A safe, no-screens WI-FI enabled speaker that plays a whole host of kids’ classics, the Toniebox is the staycation essential of the summer, perfect More

GLTC’s Sustainable Wooden Toys For A Better Planet

Great Little Trading Company is leading the way when it comes to sustainable wooden toys and wooden alternatives to single-use products for kids.

Make Learning Fun With This Great Selection Of Toys

Toys can play a role in learning, and to help you figure out what’s worth investing in, we’ve put together a round-up of the latest products from trusted brands. 

Top Products To Get Your Kids Outdoors This Spring

Get out and about with your family this spring with our collection of inspiring products to get active outdoors.

Best Children’s Books For Promoting Positivity And Wellness

A children’s book list to promote positivity, emotional intelligence, and wellness for children.

Why Is Reading Your Child A Bedtime Story So Important? (Plus Top 5 Bedtime Story Books)

National Story Telling Week begins on Saturday 30th January. Which books will you be reading to your children?

Best Books To Teach Your Child About Kindness

Amie Jones, self-confessed book addict, mum of three boys and founder of Kind Kids Book Club shares her top kindness book picks for your little leaders of the future.

Our Guide To Choosing The Best Balance Bike This Christmas

Are you looking to invest in a balance bike for your toddler this Christmas? Check out our guide to shopping the best balance bikes for kids.

Retro Toy Fans! Fisher-Price Launch Awesome Toy Museum On Instagram

A first-of-a-kind experience will be going live on the official Fisher-Price Instagram account where the legacy of more than 90  toys will be on full display. The Fisher-Price Toy Museum kicks off on 16th October and we couldn’t be more excited.

World Space Week: 15 Space Toys That Are Out Of This World!

It’s World Space Week! Your little one will be starry-eyed at some of these great space toys we’ve found to celebrate.

8 Spook-tacular Children’s Books For Halloween

Have some skele-fun this Halloween and turn hugs and kisses into bugs and hisses and with a collection of the best Halloween children’s books, as recommended by the UK’s largest children’s reading charity BookTrust.

Best Playhouses For Kids To Make The Most Of The Outdoors This Autumn

If you’re wondering how to make the most of the outdoor weather this autumn with the benefit of a little shelter, an outdoor playhouse is a fabulous idea.

10 Best Paddling Pools In Stock On Amazon Prime

We’ve scoured Amazon for the best paddling pools for toddlers and little ones according to ratings and reviews.

The Best Books to Prepare Your Child for School

The UK’s largest reading charity BookTrust has pulled together a list of our favourite children’s books (for 5 and under) about starting school, friendships, kindness and enjoying everyone’s differences.

15 Baby Playmats Perfect For Tummy Time And Floor Play

Having a play mat is the perfect place for tummy time, and when they’re a little older, a great place to roll, play and crawl.

The Interactive Audio Player That Reduces Screen Time For Kids

The Interactive Audio Player That Reduces Screen Time For Kids

The new and improved Yoto Player has launched, and we have to say, it’s pretty impressive. Yoto Player is an interactive, entertaining and educating connected speaker suitable for kids aged 3+.

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Top 12 Books For Primary School Kids To Read In The Long Summer Ahead

From the best new books to some failsafe classics, these books will keep your children occupied and, most importantly, reading in the coming months.

22 Picture Books To Teach Our Children About Diversity

22 Picture Books To Teach Our Children About Diversity

BookTrust has put together their recommendations of the best picture books to teach our children about diversity.

Keeping Babies & Toddlers Entertained During Lockdown

Here are just a few of the products I’d recommend available in the Skip Hop Amazon Shop, but really, anything you choose from the Skip Hop range will bring fun and enjoyment, keep the kids entertained whilst we all continue to stay at home.

Best New Children’s Books To Read During Lockdown

If you’re bored of reading the same books at bedtime, fear not! BookTrust is on hand with this fabulous collection of new children’s books. Grouped by age for ease of browsing!

Keep Little Kids Entertained: Learning Through Imaginary Play

Imaginary play gives kids the chance to experiment and identify with the adult world around them, and it’s also really important for cognitive and social skills. Imaginary play is always a great solution for boredom and can keep kids of all ages amused for hours.

Help Your Little One Learn With These Best Developmental Products For Baby

Help your little one learn through play with this exciting round-up of toys and baby kit for all ages and stages.

Teaching Your Child To Read The Smarter Way (Plus 5 Free Bedtime Stories)

Check out this free online children’s library to help bridge the gap between our children’s fascination with technology and our need to get them reading

Embrace The Magic Of The Tooth Fairy With These Gorgeous Products

We’ve compiled a list of cute and cool tooth fairy products perfect for adding that special touch to your little one’s tooth fairy fantasy.

Best Children’s Books To Kick Off 2020

Check out this fabulous collection of must-read books this January, as recommended by the UK’s largest children’s reading charity, BookTrust.

How to Make Your Own Floam

I actually did this activity round at somebody else’s house! I don’t normally do that, but YC really wanted to do it with one More

Shop Official Merchandise for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is coming to a cinema near you on the 19th December, just in time for Christmas! To celebrate, we’ve compiled a whole host of Star Wars products, which could make brilliant Christmas presents for the die-hard fan. ‘May the force be with you!’

Frozen 2 Gifts & Merchandise to Celebrate the New Movie

It’s been six whole years since Frozen hit the big screen in 2013, and children all over the world are waiting with bated breath at the prospect of another trip back to the magical kingdom of Arendelle.

Introducing The Toy That’s Set to Top Christmas Lists This Year

MURO is the toy that grows with your children, it’s great for is child-led play. The MURO gives children the freedom to explore a physical product, to change and adapt it to how they see fit.

Must-Read Tips on Gas Safety for You & Your Kids

If you have yellow and floppy flames, black marks on or around your gas appliances, and lots of condensation on your windows, these could all be signs your gas is unsafe.

Celebrating 50 Years of The Very Hungry Caterpillar!

Celebrate 50 years since ‘The Very Hingry Caterpillar’ was published with some of these gorgeous toys and books all based around the iconic story. 

21 Snort-tastic Products for Peppa Pig Fans

Shop all kinds of Peppa Pig merchandise in this latest round-up. From books and toys to nightlights and wellies there’s sure to be something you don’t already have in your collection.

9 Children’s Books Perfect for The Summer Holidays

Whether you’re planning to hit the beach, go for a picnic at the park or go on a family adventure, reading is an activity for the kids that you can take with you anywhere anytime to keep the little ones entertained.

Space Inspired Kids’ Stuff to Celebrate The First Moon Landing

We’ve pulled together a variety of fantastic products to celebrate the 50th anniversary of man’s first landing on the moon to inspire our little astronauts of the future.

Top 15 Arts and Crafts Sets for Kids This Summer

Get crafty! There’s so much here to keep the kids busy this summer holiday. With prices starting at just £4.99 there’s something for every budget too.

Celebrate The Release of The Lion King Movie with This Roar-some Merch!

To celebrate the release of the upcoming American drama directed by Jon Favreau, we have compiled a list of some fantastic lion-themed products.

Make Your Own Kool-Aid Play Dough

I am always on the look out for new play dough recipes, the last batch I made was very salty and went slimy very More

Best Tech Toys for Kids 2019

Embracing technology as a fantastic tool for learning, we’ve pulled together some of the coolest kids technology toys out there.

Celebrate The Release of Toy Story 4 with These Fantastic Products

The much awaited Toy Story 4 is out this month and we have pulled together some fantastic products all related to the iconic series of films.

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9 of The Best Baby Travel Toys for The Summer Holidays

With the summer holidays coming up we thought we’d help you get super-organised ahead of time. If you’re wondering what to pack to keep More

15 Elmer Essentials For Fans Of The Patchwork Elephant

The 25th May marks the most colourful day of the year. Elmer day! There’ll be lots of activities all over the country turning the nation patchwork.

Adorable Cuddly Toys And Teddies They Won’t Want To Put Down

Cuddly toys can be lovely for children babies and even adults too! We have pulled together some of the cutest and cuddliest on the market.

Recommended Baby Sensory Toys for Development and Learning

We have chosen a selection of fantastic toys to help your baby develop and learn. Sensory toys are designed to stimulate play and develop key skills.

The Best Kids’ Books To Hit The Shelves This Spring

From brand new authors to remade classics we all know and love, we have selected some fantastic kids books to check out this spring.

22 Products Space Lovers Will Appreciate On International Astronomy Day

It’s International Astronomy Day and we have compiled a list of some fantastic space-related products to take you to the moon and back!

What Is Harrods Toy Concierge? And Is It For Me?

Whether you’re short on time, stumped for ideas or on the search for the perfect gift, Harrods Toy Concierge will help you out.

18 Peter Rabbit Gifts Any Beatrix Potter Fan Will Love

Peter Rabbit has played a part of everyone’s childhood, so it’s no surprise that Beatrix Potter and her wonderful tales are as popular today More

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Children’s Bedtime Stories Perfect for Spring Reading

Our recommendations for the best bedtimes stories to read to your child this spring.

Celebrate the New Dumbo Film with These Cute Elephant Products

Tim Burton and Disney’s Dumbo is set for release on 29th March 2019. Here’s our collection of elephant-themed paraphernalia your kids will love!

The Best Soft Animal Toys For Babies & Toddlers

Whether it’s throwing a teddy bear’s picnic, snuggling up with a favourite toy, or pulling around a Flappy the Elephant by its ears, there’s always some comfort to be found in soft toys.

The Best Toys for Learning & Play for Infant to Toddler

Toys for learning and play are really important for infants to toddlers. Check out the best kit to invest in to keep your little one entertained.

The Ultimate Valentine’s Book List for Your Baba

Reading is one of the best ways to bond with your baby. Here are some top tips and best books to teach your baby about love in the first few years.

Support Fairtrade Fortnight 2019: The Best Fairtrade Children’s Toys

To help support Fairtrade Fortnight commencing 25th February – 10th March, we’ve found everything from building blocks to cuddly toys.

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The Most Adorable Cuddly Toy Pigs to Welcome in The Chinese New Year!

We’ve found the most adorable selection of cuddly toy pigs to welcome in the Chinese New Year – the year of the pig.

40 of The Most Popular Toys for Kids 2019

Check out this hot-off-the press collection of the most popular toys set to be a big hit with kids this year.

Top New LEGO Sets For Children of All Ages

LEGO have brought out some amazing play sets to celebrate the launch of the new movie, The LEGO Movie 2.

Exciting New Books for Children of All Ages

There is nothing like snuggling up together in the warm with a new book, especially in this really cold weather.

16 Of Our Favourite Cot Mobiles To Entertain & Calm Your Baby

Help your baby stay calm and relaxed with one of these gorgeous cot mobiles. From eye catching bright colours to soothing pastels and musical More

Happy 90th Birthday Mickey Mouse! We Celebrate All Things Mickey

Here’s a round-up of our favourite Mickey Mouse themed products to wish him the happiest of birthdays. From decor to toys there is so much to choose from. Happy birthday Mickey! 

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Shop Baby & Kids: Everything You Need for Autumn Winter 2018

JoJo Maman Bebè are quickly becoming the one-stop shop for babies and children with their toys, home, sleep and equipment lines expanding each season. Here’s my pick of their autumn winter 2018 collections.

Would You Recognise Harrods’ Toy Kingdom 120 Years Ago?

We had a poke around in Harrods’ archives to discover what has attracted families to the toy department over the years, how things have changed (or remained the same!) and what the store looks like in 2018.

All Things Bee for National Don’t Step on a Bee Day

Today is ‘Don’t Step On A Bee Day’ and it serves as an important reminder that the fate of the common bee lies in the balance. It’s so important we take care of our bee populations.

Feeling Football Fever? Winning World Cup Gifts For Little Fans

We all go a little crazy when the Football world cup is on and there is some fab football related products out there this year. Here are my favourites.

Show Your Footie Team Some Love This FA Cup Final

Celebrate your footie team in the run-up to the FA Cup final with this great selection of products for all the family. Show them some love, no matter what the result!

Our Favourite Kids’ Bikes & Helmets For Biking To School

We’ve found some fabulous helmets and bikes perfect for this very occasion to encourage children to bike to school and get active.

Explore Space with These Fantastic Toys on International Astronomy Day

Join in the fun this International Astronomy Day with these fantastic toys and gadgets to provide your little astronomer some insight into the world of space though education or play.

There’s a Magical Place We All Know We’re There… A Heartfelt Tribute to Toys R Us

We have decided as a tribute to our beloved toy store to list some of the toys we remember purchasing when we were kids.

Peter Rabbit

The Cutest Peter Rabbit Toys, Gifts & Fashion to Celebrate His Big Screen Debut

Peter Rabbit makes a big bunny leap from book to the big screen this month and we’ve decided to celebrate by posting some fantastic Peter Rabbit themed clothing, toys and gifts. Hop to it, join in on the fun and get shopping!

Bumpermat

Introducing The Foldaway Bumpermat: The Multi-functional Padded Playpen

The Bumpermat is made up of cushioned mats that zip together to make a variety of combinations for a safe playtime. Perfect for many developmental milestones, the Bumpermat is made free from harmful chemicals and is easily wiped clean.

Chinese New Year, The Year of the Dog

It’s Chinese New Year and we’re welcoming in the year of the dog. We have pulled together a list of the cutest cuddly pooches to celebrate. Woof!

The Ultimate Baby and Toddler Play Mat

The Ultimate Playmat for Your Growing Baby

The Perfectly Padded Playmat is one-of-a-kind, perfect for engaging babies and toddlers at every stage of their development.

National Winnie-the-Pooh Day: 15 Fabulous Pooh Bear Products

Tigger toys, Winnie-The-Pooh wall decor, and personalised books, essentials for a lovers of the classic Pooh bear.

Happy Winnie the Pooh Day! Our Favourite Gifts & Merchandise

Author A.A. Milne’s Winnie the Pooh has reached the grand old age of 97. The stories and the characters are still very much a household name, and Pooh Bear is a real favourite of many.

Seriously Cool Star Wars Gifts To Celebrate The Last Jedi Release

We have scaled the internet to bring to you the latest and greatest star wars related products to celebrate the new film Star Wars ‘The Last Jedi’.

Learn and Pop Johnny Tractor & The Build A Johnny Tractor Review

A review of the TOMY Learn and Pop Johnny Tractor and the Build a Johnny Tractor, both available to purchase from Farm Toys Online.

Remote Controlled Johnny Tractor and the Push and Roll Johnny Tractor Review

A review of the Remote Controlled Johnny Tractor and the Johnny Tractor Push and Roll from Farm Toy Online.

Best Beach Toys For A Trip To The Seaside

We have pulled together a list of some fantastic beach toys and accessories to make a trip to the sea side much more fun.