You could grab a dozen roses, a box of chocolates, or a pretty piece of jewelry (which are all lovely), but maybe this year, you should step outside of the box and up your Valentine’s gift game! Whether you are a Valentine’s gift giver or not, you might want to take a peek at these fun items that our FCMB Contributor Team recommends! Here are some ideas for your significant other, friend, sibling, or someone special in your life. We especially love to give a little something to our littles! After all, they made us mamas!
NEWYES 8.5 Inches LCD Writing Tablet Robot Pad Kids Drawing Board Digital Doodle Pad Electronic Drawing Notepad – This is a reusable erasable, and everlasting lcd writing tablet. The tablet is such a fun and portable gift for kids!
Cat and Jack Valentine’s Clothing – Who doesn’t love wearing a fun holiday shirt on Valentine’s Day! Cat and Jack clothing with a big heart or loving message is a fun way for kids to celebrate the day at school or activities!
KiwiCo Box – This is such a fun STEM, STEAM, and Science kits for kids. These award-winning projects with enriching content and kid-friendly instructions are the perfect educational activity for your child! The projects are delivered monthly (who doesn’t love mail?!), but you can set the number of months when you purchase!
LUSH Bath Bombs – Fizzy treats that will create loads of fun during bath time! They come in many different shapes, sizes, and scents (essential oils) so you can tailor it to your child!
Mudpuppy Puzzles – Who doesn’t love the challenge of a fun puzzle? These puzzles are affordable and of high quality. The on the go puzzles are our favorite; they clean up easily with the bag they come in! The website is terrific and will help you search for the right puzzle based on your child’s age and abilities (number of pieces).
Foodstirs Kits and Products – We recently tried the pancake art kit and fell in love with this product! This modern baking company sells single kits, monthly subscriptions, and mixes. The goal of the company is to start a clean baking revolution, and we can totally get behind that! Get your little baker the polar bear cupcake kit, lovely lollies cookie pop kit, or the out of this world donut kit to celebrate Valentine’s Day!
Magnatiles – These magnetic building tiles offer hours of fun! They will help develop your child’s creativity and building skills. Magnatiles are a great learning tool for kids of all ages!
Cuddle + Kind Dolls – You can give your children a snuggly and give back to others! For every doll purchased, 10 meals are donated to fight against childhood hunger! A family of five who wanted to make a difference created this business. The stuffies are handmade and fairtrade. Happy Snuggling!
The Babysitters Club Retro Set and The Chronicles of Narnia Boxed Set – Travel back to your childhood by reading some of your favorite books with your children! Have fun reading these series together!
We couldn’t resist a few more suggestions…
Water Wow Books
Kids Bath Bombs Gift Set with Surprise Toys Inside
Slug and Snail Tights
Scratch and Sketch Books
Tara Toys Disney Frozen2 Necklace Activity Set (other characters too)
The Pencil Grip Kwik Stix Solid Tempera Paint Combo Pack
The Pink Make-up Eraser – Erase ALL your make-up with just water! This magical tool 3-5 years! No need for harmful wipes!
LUSH Products – We LOVE LUSH Handmade Products! Pamper the woman in your life with bath & shower, hair, face, and body cosmetics that will make her feel fresh! They are 100% vegetarian, handmade, and have naked packaging!
Asobu Coldbrew Portable Cold Brew Coffee Maker – Busy mamas need coffee! This portable coffee maker brews cold brew coffee fresh and comes with an easy take on the go spill-proof mug!
Aromatherapy Body Care from Bath & Body Works – This line of products, made with essential oils, each showcase a different scent and role in your bathroom! Some relieve stress, some help you sleep, some make you feel calm, and some make you find balance. There is a little bit of something for everyone!
Gift Certificate for Reflexology – What else screams RELAX other than a reflexology session? A foot massage is ultimate relaxation and a great gift to help a mama find some balance and calm!
CC Pom Pom Beanie – These are the cutest hats! There is still some winter left to keep warm with your pom pom hat. This line also offers matching scarves and gloves!
Good Chemistry Products – This line of body mists, perfumes, and sprays are from Target, smell heavenly, and won’t break the bank. They are vegan, cruelty-free, and paraben-free, so you can feel good about using them! Our favorite is the Queen Bee scent!
Sea Bags – Looking to splurge a little? A Sea Bag is the perfect gift! Made from recycled sails, these totes come in all different sizes and patterns. You can even personalize them! They are so durable for mamas on the go!
Statement Earrings – Statement earrings are such a fun and simple gift! You can get more conservative dangles, or go wild and colorful! Many local boutiques sell these, but some of our favorites come from She La La (New Canaan, Westport, and Greenwich).
Shaker and Spoon Cocktail Club – Each Shaker and Spoon box is built around one spirit, showcasing various styles of cocktail-making! The recipe cards (and how-to videos) guide you through mixing and garnishing the cocktails, step by step, and the glossary explains any unfamiliar bartending terms. *The alcohol is not included, but you can cancel the box at any time!
Every Man Jack Products – These bathroom essentials are made using clean products in the USA. The shower gels, shampoos, and deodorants smell handsome, are made responsibly, and priced reasonably! The Sandalwood Body Wash and beard butter are some of our favorites!
Golf Lounge 18 Gift Certificate (0r a golf simulator near you) – This state-of-the-art facility located in Fairfield, Orange, and Westchester allows you to golf indoors! The technology they have is used by the pros, so this is sure to improve your golf game! This specific location also offers a full bar and big-screen TVs to watch the big game!
Tommy John Underwear – Who doesn’t like a new set of underwear for Valentine’s Day? Tommy John undies are comfortable and excellent quality!
Face Socks – Make it so he has to walk around with your face on him at all times! Or put a picture of your kids or dogs on some socks for him. This gift is creative and fun!
Twillory Dress Shirts – If he has a job that requires a dress shirt, this is the one! The shirts are made to match any lifestyle and can be bundled to save!
Coffee Gator Travel Cup Collection – These travel cups are amazing! You can brew directly into stainless steel, copper-lined cup that keeps your drinks warm for a long time. They are durable and reasonably priced.
American Cities USA Favorite City Cuff Cable Knit Winter Pom Pom Beanie Hat Cap – This is such a fun winter hat for guys! So many cities to choose from and it fits all head sizes!
Restaurant Gift Certificate – Treat him to a yummy meal! Whether he uses it with you, you give him a night out with friends, or merely the chance to eat a meal in peace. You can’t go wrong with the gift of food!
Happy gift-giving and Happy Valentine’s Day? What are your favorite Valentine’s gifts or traditions?