Gift guide: For little & preteen girls

Gift guide: For little & preteen girls

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Sharing some of Meredith’s favorite things and some shopping finds! Fun, sweet, cozy and just plain adorable items for the little girl in your life! 
Let us know in the comments below-
 Which finds are your favorite?


Apparel, loungewear & accessories

Jacket -  Target Jacket. Meredith's favorite faux Sherpa jacket. She loves it and calls it her sheepie jacket. 

Pajamas -  Made from organic cotton, these long John style pajamas are super soft and cozy! So many patterns to choose from plus they have matching family pajamas too!

Slippers -  Soft and cute slip on critter slippers. Meredith is all about black & white cats at the moment so these are her style for sure! I love the bunnies too!

Scrunchies -  So much cuteness and includes several colors in the set!

Plush Jewelry box - This adorable zip close jewelry box is perfect for at home or travel. Perfect sized and sweet colors for girls. With every purchase, the brand makes a donation to Water Mission, an organization that helps build sustainable clean water supply systems around the world.

Skater dress -  Organic and fair trade made. This dress is an adorable skater twirl dress for everyday wear. 

Kitty Critter Robe -  This adorable and plush robe is cozy and warm, perfect for mornings and after bath time. 


Toys & games

Pusheen Cat Card game - Perfect game for any cat lover. Meredith adores her cats so this is purrrfect for us ;) So much fun!

Wooden Doll house -  This adorably crafted doll house includes two stories of play space (plus an attic space under the flip top roof) and furniture pieces. 24 piece set.

Squishmallows -  The cutest and squishiest stuffed animals. They are soft - like a marshmallow - and come in so many animal styles. Meredith loves her squishmallow babies.

Cuddle + Kind DollsMade from 100% cotton, these adorable dolls are hand crafted and fair trade. Sweet gifts or as everyday snuggly dolls to play with.


Around the home

Kitty Critter sleeping bag -  Cozy, warm and cute! This sleeping bag can roll up and easily be carried with straps.The kitty face can double as a pillow too!

Princess tent - Meredith has had so much fun with her tent! The lights are adorable and it’s a great size for even a couple of kids to play inside the tent. 

Star projector - Nighttime fun or the perfect night light. Available in different colors for girls & boys!

Active play & sports

Wiggle carBoth of our kiddos have loved these wiggle ride on cars. Super easy to do, they propel forward from your body’s side to side wiggle motion. 

Ride on -  Adjustable length option and multiple colors to choose from. We have had so much fun with these ride ons. They are made for adult weight so they are perfect for parents riding with the kids too!

Inflatable tumble mat - Available in many sizes and colors to fit your need. This is great for practicing gymnastics or just fun tumbling and play at home.


Daily use & health

Hydrapeak Water bottlePerfect size for kiddos. We love our Hydrapeak  bottles for water! Great for around the house and on the go.

Nail polish -  Vegan, Cruelty free and organic nail polishes. Made in the U.S.A. Includes four fun colors for girls!

Kid essential oils -  We love the KidScents line from Young Living. Pre-diluted so no worry of strength. There is a roller for anything from boo-boos to sleep support to tummy aches. 

This set here is a great starter set that includes a diffuser too!

Toothpaste -  Remineralizing toothpaste that tastes like cake batter. Come on now. Both Charlie & Meredith love this toothpaste making it easier to build good habits of brushing. 


STEM, building, educational and art activities 

Eco kids play-dough -  Made in the USA. Small batch made. The set comes with a color wheel to show kids how to mix colors making a natural clay for kids by the Eco kids

Magna-tilesBoth of our kiddos have loved these over the years. The possibilities are endless for what to build. The magnetic style makes it easier to build with. Plus, they are colorful!

Play animal toysFrom Dinos to horses to cats, they are such detailed animal themed  toys both girls and boys would love. 

Little Passports -  Award-winning subscriptions that ignite curiosity, explore new ideas and places, and celebrate cultures with globally inspired experiences, hands-on activities, and stories for kids ages 3-10. Meredith loves the boxes of fun in the mail. They are educational and fun, which we love!

Doodle board -  No radiation and no glare with this fun doodle board. Play tic tac toe, draw a cute photo, practice math or spelling, etc. So much fun and available in pretty colors.

Watercolor paintWe love art time with these brushes. Pre-filled with watercolor paints making it less messy! 

Paint by number book - Meredith loves doing paint by numbers. This adorable book features designs of anything from princesses to mermaids to unicorns. 

Erasable color markers - Draw, write, doodle and erase with ease. So many colors to create with.  Great for kids or adults!

Building blocks -  Building blocks to create an adorable model of pets like cats, dogs and pigs. 

Pop it -  We have played many times with this one. Adorable colors and keeps Meredith busy when board or traveling. 


Gaming & tech

Blue light glasses -  Simple and colorful, they are great to have for moments you know the kiddo would have excess screen time. 

HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer -  This is so much fun! From kids to adults, this is a fun take on the old school Polaroid photos. 

Projector- Great gift idea for families or kids! This on the go projector is great around the home for a movie night, camping or blanket tents at home, gaming or sport watching. Multiple media compatible.

Comments 12

laura on

These are so cute for someone special little girl. Thanks for sharing this with us.

Catalina on

Slippers and pajamas are always a nice gift. I always choose a particular very soft material!

Beth on

I love those squishmallows. I’m thinking about getting some for my granddaughters and my daughter!

Renee on

So many great ideas! I see a few that my grand daughters would love.

Beautiful Touches on

These definitely look like cute gift suggestions for little girls.

Melissa on

There are some great ideas here. I am always struggling to find presents for the little ones on my list and this is perfect!

Richelle Milar on

Wow! These are all really great and cute gift ideas! My niece and little sister would love this!

Sandy N Vyjay on

There is such a wider choice when it comes to gifts for little girls as compared to boys, these are great gift ideas that are sure to make any girl happy.

Monica Simpson on

This is a great list. I bet my daughter would love a subscription to Little Passports!

Kathy on

I see a lot of wonderful ideas here. I have two daughters myself, so there are some items on this list I know they’d love.

Tara Pittman on

I have two girl granddaughters. These are great ideas for gifts for them.

Amber Myers on

My daughter is a teen and still loves those squishmallows! If there’s a super cute one, she usually buys it with her allowance.

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