With Christmas firmly on the horizon we've put together our Scrubbingtons gift guide for kids to help take the hassle out of the shopping part so you can concentrate on the fun part.
We've trawled our list of brands we love to find the gifts we think your mud magnets will treasure. These are gifts for the imaginative, adventurous, creative, brave kids that we know you are bringing up - and not a battery in sight to frustrate you on Xmas morning.
£100 or under
Young & Learning £79.95
We all know kids can’t sit still, but did you know that they aren’t supposed to?
These curvy balance boards provide a perfect tool for exploring movement and developing balance. They also encourage some awesome free play - bridge, road, tunnel, den for toys…their imagination is the only limit.
Micro Scooter £89.95
From the boss of all scooter makers, this can be an everyday scooter but then also doubles up as a starter stunt scooter for after school skate park trips. Perfect for adventurous kids who want to try a few tricks out.
£50 or under
Craft & Crumb £35
3 months of delicious treats to create and eat! This is the gift that keeps on giving. It includes 3 fun and unique seasonal baking kits sent one every other month over a six month period. The first kit is the JOLLY GINGER BISCUIT KIT which will be sent wrapped up with a personalised gift card. Even better, Craft and Crumb use eco-friendly packing such as recyclable Kraft boxes and they’ve recently discovered some new clever compostable food grade bags which we’ll be launching across their range very soon! (check out their tat free party bags too)
The Girl Element £22-25
We came across these awesome pjs when we did the online Xmas Market with Mummy’s Gin Fund together and love the message they send. If your girls are sick of being told they can only sleep in pink or unicorns then these are for them. The Girl Element make pjs for girls who want to invent, imagine, create and explore. You’ll want some for yourself.
The Den Kit Co £40
For wildlings everywhere this is sure to go down a treat.
It includes everything you need for your own outdoor den building adventures.
Lottie Dolls £22
Lottie make dolls for boys and girls inspired by REAL kids in all their awesome diversity, which is just one of the reasons we love them. Many of the dolls come dressed in their own warm outdoor clothes, ready to join in on adventures with your mud magnets.
£20 or under
Punkbox Tribe £4.99
If you have ever had a kid who played with the cardboard box more than the present this is for you and yours. Punkbox Tribe make sticker packs for creative play. All you need is old boxes to have hours of fun.
A daily journal for children aged 6 to 12, to promote happiness, develop healthy habits for life and nurture enquiring minds. With just a few minutes spent writing in this each day, children are encouraged to express gratitude, reflect on their emotions and think about their actions. It's also beautifully illustrated.
by Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris £20
A book to foster a love of the natural world and treasure forever. The Lost Words is a stunning illustrated collection of spell-poems to re-wild the language of children. Words like Dandelion, Otter, Bramble and Acorn are disappearing from our children's lives, this book celebrates those important nature words.
Not sure what Scrubbingtons products to buy? Get them all and try them out, perfect for filling up a Christmas stocking
We make washing solutions for mud magnets everywhere. Our store is crammed full of nifty, foamy ideas to scrub up real kids and the planet.
Kids and parents love the finger-sticking foam that stays on your hands and actually gets to all the grimy bits; pumps they can work themselves and natural ingredients that are effective, kind to young skin and the planet.
Smart Games £9.99
A brilliant brain teaser that will keep your kids (and you) entertained for hours over the holidays