Giveaway Information & Rules November 2017
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Ultimate Baby Box This is an absolutely fantastic gift for any new mum. It really does contain everything a new born baby needs. I can really imagine the overwhelming joy that will come from receiving this box when expecting a baby and it is simply wonderful to unpack - so exciting. It all comes in the lovely box shown below, which can be used as baby's first bed, with the mattress and sheet that are included. Even if you already have a cot, the box would be ideal for use at a grandparent's house, or for a few days away. It will also make a super toy box and the design is perfect for a boy or a girl - as are all the contents of the box...Read on.
Baby Box have 1 Ultimate Baby Box to be won, worth £250. You must be registered, or register with Parents in Touch to enter the competition through the email link below, along with liking The Baby Box Facebook page. Put BABY BOX as your email header.
Animal Surprises: How to Draw Would you or your child love to be able to draw? Sometimes, all we need is something to get us started, and this straightforward book from Graffeg does just that. There's a fact-filled story which takes the reader through the jungle, deep down into the sea and high up into the trees. Along the way, and superbly interwoven with the text, are step-by-step 'how to draw' pages which include a giraffe, a ladybird and a tree frog. The pictures include colour, which isn't always the case with this type of book, but which makes for superb finished results...Read on.
Graffeg have 3 copies to be won. Put ANIMAL as your email header.
A Dog with Nice Ears - Charlie & Lola Like so many children, Lola wants a pet. She says she wants a dog, but she seems rather confused about what it should be like! As ever, this is another hugely funny book, full of imagination, packed full of dogs of every shape, size and colour, as well as plenty of other pets. Lauren Child always produces irresistible books and this is no exception - bound to please existing fans and make new ones...Read on.
Hachette have 3 copies to be won. Put DOG as your email header.
Bang On from Drumond Park This is a fast-moving, action-packed game - there's definitely no time to get bored! It's a team game, so it makes a perfect ice-breaker for any social occasion, and it can be played by two or more players in teams. The more answers you get, the more time you are awarded, so you really need to think quickly - but will the tension stop you getting the answers? The game is centred on an electronically controlled ‘Bang On’ unit and a hammer. Teams must name as many items from their card as possible, in short, sharp bursts. Then the red timer knob cuts you off in mid-flow. The wide range of topics means that that everyone has the same chance, young or old (recommended for 8+), making it a great family game...Read on.
Drumond Park have 2 games to giveaway. Put BANG as your email header.
The Pond A touching picture book for children about a young boy and his family overcoming the loss of his father. This colourful, emotional book is filled with natural imagery, centering on a small pond in the garden, and will teach children not only about death and loss, but the importance of the natural world. By Nicola Davies and Cathy Fisher, the duo behind CILIP Greenaway nominated Perfect...Read on.
Graffeg have 3 copies to be won. Put POND as your email header.
Roller Coaster Marble Run All the fun of a marble run with the added satisfaction of building it yourself! Just add sticky tape and marbles and you're ready to roll. The finished product is 70cm tall, 44cm deep and 34cm wide so it's a good size. There are lots of different features included, so as you race two marbles, they roll through a funnel, along separate paths including a gravity-defying loop-the-loop, and down fun steps and amazing slopes. The instructions are straightforward, though I think two pairs of hands would often be useful...Read on.
Carlton Books have 3 copies to be won. Put MARBLE as your email header.
World Globe from Brainstorm Toys The best way to teach children about the world and the relationship between all the places is by using a globe. This compact globe is perfect for children's bedrooms and it will really increase their understanding. The small size doesn't mean loss of detail - it shows political boundaries, natural features such as lakes, rivers and deserts plus capitals and major cities; the scale is 1:90,000,000. The base is sturdy and the globe spins well. It's neat and attractive -an educational toy that will fascinate children...Read on.
Brainstorm Toys have 1 World Globe to be won. Put GLOBE as your email header.
Glow 3D Moon from Brainstorm Toys Decorate your child's bedroom ceiling and encourage an interest in space with these glow in the dark stickers (they are daylight visible too). All year round the glow 3D moon stickers make an interesting room decoration. For added interest, the pack includes three additional stickers - a landing module, astronaut and lunar Rover. The stickers all adhere easily with self-adhesive pads. To glow, they just need to be exposed to a light source (daylight or artificial) for a few minutes...Read on.
Brainstorm Toys have 1 set of Glow 3D Moon Stickers to giveaway. Put MOON as your email header.
StikBot Pirate Movie Set from Brainstorm Toys Poseable Stikbots are here to make animated movies; this set includes the free StikBot stop frame animation app for iPhone or Android for children to download and produce their very own pirate movie masterpiece. The set is easy to build and includes a ship, sharks, treasure chest, trees, cannon, walk the plank, rowing boat and plenty more. StikBot comes dressed in pirate gear and there is a sticker sheet of pirate outfits included to dress your other StikBots - a really good idea. It's a super way to develop children's imaginative and story-telling skills as they use the animation app to film inside and outside of the ship...Read on.
Brainstorm Toys have 1 StikBot Pirate Movie Set to be won. Put PIRATE as your email header.
Jack N Jill Natural Care Bath Hamper The new Natural Bathtime range encompasses the natural beauty & life of Australia in a bottle of goodness. These products use native extracts and organic oils to beautifully clean and nourish your family. Each of the bathtime products comes in a convenient 300ml pump bottle - these are really easy to use, even with wet soapy hands, as the pump tops are a good size and neatly curved. Many of us are short on space in our bathrooms, so the rectangular shape of the bottles takes up less room. The packs are really attractive though, and will look good in any bathroom. the Bathtime range is free from: Parabens, Sulfates, Palm Oil, Synthetic fragrances & colour. The Sweetness Bubble Bath contains natural extracts and hydrating ingredients to provide an enriching and fun bath time experience. Soaking in a warm bubble bath will leave skin feeling super soft and deeply cleansed and relaxing essential oils such as Ylang Ylang and Palamrosa are perfect for before bed time...Read on.
Jack N Jill Natural Care have 1 hamper of 3 bath products to be won. Put JACK as your email header.
Natural Family Co. Oral Care Hamper The Natural Family Co produce a natural toothpaste for babies, toddlers & children that is safe to swallow. The toothpaste is 100% safe for young children - important because they have a tendency to swallow it, rather than spit it out! The range includes original and whitening toothpaste, which are both free from flouride, sls, parabens and harsh chemicals; the ingredients are 70% organic. They taste great - gently minty. The packaging is attractive and the flip top easy for little fingers; it also stands well so the toothpaste is always ready for use...Read on.
The Natural Family Co. have 1 oral care hamper to giveaway. Put NATURAL as your email header.
Town and Country Flip the book - what can you see? This is a lovely book which works well on so many different levels. Read the book one way and there are lots of colourful packed town scenes to enjoy; flip it over and see related country scenes - transport, food, beach and lots more, some quite unexpected too; some things remain the same and some are quite different. There are lots of clever details to spot in each picture and the stylised drawings are really attractive. Alongside each picture is a mini picture glossary for each picture for older children to enjoy. Younger ones will simply enjoy the picture. There's also a very attractive words and pictures section at the end to really stimulate children, plus even more things to seek out...Read on.
Ivy Kids Press have 3 copies to be won. Put TOWN as your email header.
Toucan Box Toucan Boxes are a flexible subscription service delivering creative craft boxes to children aged 3-8. They have all sorts of benefits to offer your child - and every child is going to be thrilled to receive their very own, personally addressed, package to look forward to regularly. The boxes are inspired by Montessori learning and promote STEAM (STEM subjects are science, technology, engineering, and STEAM adds arts to these). Carefully thought out, each Toucan box is compiled by educational experts to help develop key skills. The boxes fit through the letterbox, and each one contains all you need to complete the projects. We were very fortunate to be sent two boxes for each of our young testers. The first box contains a royal crown and finger puppets. The crown is ready cut from yellow felt and there are 'jewels' and ribbon to embellish it. A pack of crayons is included to colour in the card finger puppets. The instruction book shows level of grown up assistance needed, messiness and drying time - really useful for quick reference...Read on.
Toucan Box have 5 boxes to giveaway. Put TOUCAN as your email header.
Ally-Saurus and the Very Bossy Monster We first met the delightful Ally-Saurus in Ally-Saurus and the First Day of School, and now she is back in another story which highlights some of the concerns which face children as they get to grips with the world around them. Maddie, Ally's new neighbour is very bossy and loves making rules. Ally does her best to be agreeable, but when Maddie goes too far, Ally-saurus is forced to confront her and stick up for her friends. This book encourages children to stand up for themselves as well as others. It also shows that what seems to be bullying is not necessarily malicious...Read on.
Sterling have 5 books to giveaway. Put MONSTER as your email header.
Scooti Lights Scooters are an increasingly popular means of transport and many children use them to travel to school. The long dark winter evenings can be a concern - but not if you have Scooti Lights. Shaped like ladybugs and extremely easy to fit Scooti Lights are a fun, simple way to make scooters safe in the dark. Available in 4 bright fun colours (blue, green, pink and red), Scooti Lights can be seen from 500 meters away – a safety essential when crossing the street after dusk. In each box there is a white LED forward facing light. And with a stretchy loop which fits any sized bar it’ll only take a few seconds to make sure your child’s scooter is safe and seen whenever you go out...Read on.
Scooti Lights have 5 lights to giveaway. Put SCOOTI as your email header.
The Happy Book Club - Subscription Book Packages The Happy Book Club is a family run book club that encourages a love of reading in children. They have packages suited to everyone and all of them include two carefully considered, beautiful books, plus a creative activity sheet and a little gift. It's more than just a book club. Children will love to open the carefully wrapped parcel, and the big benefit of subscription boxes is that they are a gift that keeps on giving, with something new and exciting every month. We received the Tiger-themed package. The books sent are chosen to be age-appropriate from a selection, and they are all listed in the information sheet that comes with the pack. The theme is different every month - some past themes are Environment, Home, Discovery and Colour. It's a wide range which means every month there's something quite different to look forward to...Read on.
The Happy Book Club have December's Secretly Themed Book Package to giveaway. Put DECEMBER as your email header.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS GIVEAWAY CLOSES AT MIDNIGHT ON WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 15TH 2017. To enter the competition you will need to 'like' The Happy Book Club Facebook page along with liking and sharing the competition via the Parents in Touch Facebook page.
Romeo the Dog Book Set: Romeo's Big Book of Clever Ideas Alain Gree's books and characters are timeless, and now Romeo the dog, who originally appeared in the 1960s, has his own books; this is recommended for children age 4+. Adorable Romeo means well, but can be a little clumsy - many children will identify with his character! Romeo's Big Book of Clever ideas is the first book in this series to be republished by Button Books. In this delightful story, Romeo decides to go camping but by the time he has finished packing his suitcase it is too heavy for him to lift...Read on.
Romeo Explores the City Always meaning well but sometimes a little bit clumsy and accident-prone, Romeo is a lovely character who has real child-appeal. Now he is the star of a new series for children age 1 to 3. Just as young children do, Romeo loves to explore new environment. Children can help him spot and identify what will appear on the following page from the clue given. Turn the page and the answer is illustrated by Alain Gree's much-loved iconic illustrations. There's just enough detail for little ones, with clear colours and crisp images...Read on.
Button Books have 3 sets of two books to give away. Put ROMEO as your email header.
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All giveaways close 30th November 2017, except if otherwise indicated.