Grandchildren have a special place in every grandparents’ heart, even when they don’t see them often or feel like there’s some difficulty communicating with their grandchildren.
Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to celebrate love of all kinds, and this includes the love a grandparent has for their grandchildren! The question is what’s the perfect present for your grandchild? If they’re younger it’s much simpler, but teenagers can be difficult to shop for and you don’t want to mess it up.
Never fear; this article covers the 27 best Valentine’s Gifts for grandchildren and will encompass the different age ranges. Whether your grandchild is 2 or 20, this article will help you with the perfect gift to show your grandchild or grandchildren just how much they mean to you. With these gifts, your message of love will be loud and clear and your gifts will be treasured.
The 27 best valentine gifts for grandchildren
Melissa & Doug Decorate Your Own Heart Wooden Heart Box Craft Set
This simple craft kit comes with glitter glue, white glue, paint, gems, and a brush. It’s the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with your grandchild while you two decorate it or to give them something special to keep their dearest mementos in. And every time they look at it, they’ll be reminded of your love for them.
I Love You to the Moon and Back Board Book
Lovingly illustrated, this book sends your message of constant, unchanging love to your grandchild whether you live down the street or across the country. Read it over and over again; each time it’ll grow more special
SCS Direct Valentine’s Day Super Huge Egg Grow Kits
This set comes with 3 eggs, and 3 possible hatching results – a heart, teddy bear, or ladybug. Which one will your egg hatch? The perfect gift for those who want something more educational and less focused on sweets and toys. Let your little ones grow and glow with the excitement of learning with this Valentine Day themed gift.
Bearington Smootchie Pootchie White Valentine’s Plush Stuffed Animal Puppy with Heart
This cuddly little pup will be sure to bring smiles to your grandchildren. Whether he’s their bedtime snuggler or companion on all coming adventures, they’ll be sure to treasure the softness of the stuffed animal and the comfort it brings whenever they hug it to them, knowing Grandma and Grandpa send their love.
Just Grandma and Me
This darling book recounts the special bond between grandparent and grandchild. Perfect for Valentine’s Day, it’ll be a story read all year long, the message as special as it was the first time it was read. Considered a classic series by many, the value of the book only increases with the message it imparts.
24 Piece Valentine’s Day Mochi Squishy Toys Filled in Heart Shaped Push Pop Shoulder Bag
This colorful bag is perfect for the grandchild who has more energy than they know what to do with! Between the many squishy toys and the push pop shoulder bag, they will be entertained for minutes, maybe even hours at a time. This gift may seem little but the ability to sit and stay focused will help them in all areas, including school.
Snuggle Puppy! a little love song
This simple book will be sure to capture your love for your grandchildren perfectly. With the engaging drawings and easy rhythm to the words, it’s a story they’ll ask you to read over and over again, each time giving you the chance to sing your own love song to your special snuggle puppy.
Purple Ladybug Decorate Your Own Water Bottle
This bottle is BPA-free and comes with a flip lid that allows for an easy, safe opening. But that’s just the beginning! Also included are 6 sheets of stickers covering everything from unicorns to gems to ocean creatures. Give this gift to a special granddaughter to help grow her creativity and keep her hydrated all year with a bottle that is the whole class’s envy. This water bottle also has a more masculine selection of stickers for your tomboys and grandsons out there.
Junie B. Jones and The Mushy Gushy Valentine
There are not many better ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with the country’s favorite kindergartener! Either read this book to your grandchild or have them read it to you while you both follow Junie B. Jones on her quest to discover who her secret admirer is. Read for the first time or hundredth time, the experience will bring you and your grandchild just a bit closer every time.
Peanuts Chocolate Valentine Day’s Gift Box
Perfect for that sweet tooth in your life! This box includes 5 candy bars wrapped in the classic Peanuts comic strip wrapping paper. Let your grandchild giggle their way through funnies that have heart and meaning while they enjoy these sweet treats.
Melissa & Doug Created by Me Wooden Heart Magnet Craft Set
This crafts set includes 4 heart-shaped magnets, paint, a brush, gems, and glitter glue. It’s the perfect chance to make a new memory with your grandchildren and a way to stick one of your grandchild’s favorite memories with you to their fridge.
Let’s Make Memories Personalized Hugs and Kisses Monkeys
Personalize these adorable monkeys by putting your grandchild’s name on one monkey’s paw and yours on the other. Soft and cuddly these monkeys are perfect for cuddling or playing. Whenever they hug their monkeys, they’ll know it’s a hug from you.
Super Mario Bros Heart Shaped Boxes with Milk Chocolate Candy
You can’t go wrong with this classic gift! Mario Bros has been a favorite among gamers for decades now and chocolate is a favorite for everyone even longer than that. You can easily give the best Valentine’s Day gift with this simple chocolate box set.
Yehtta Kids Smart Watch Toy
Perfect for grandchildren from 3-8 years of age, this functions as a wearable camera, calendar, clock, timer, and alarm. It’s a safe, fun way for kids to take as many pictures and record as many memories as they want to. It is a good gift for the grandchild that’s always on the move – as multi-tasking as they are. Note: it doesn’t have the capabilities to call or text.
Valentine’s Day Gift Basket
This heart-themed gift basket contains 40 different goodies including snacks, candy, activities, and other treats. Your teen-aged grandchild is going to love the treats and activities that last for days. You never know, they may even share a couple of treats with you.
Centurytee Personalized to My Granddaughter from Grandma Blanket
Not only does this blanket contain a beautiful message of love and support to your granddaughter, but it is also made of soft, silky fabric that keeps you warm while still allowing breathability. Whenever she wraps herself up in this blanket, she’ll feel wrapped in your love and support.
15 Valentine’s Day’s Heart-Shaped Stress Balls
Perfect for that overachiever in your family! While you are super proud of each of your grandchildren, you know which one is under the most pressure, both from themselves and everyone else in the family. Giving them these cute stress balls can help them relieve stress so it doesn’t build up or get in the way of them achieving their goals.
Valentine’s Days Doodles For Teens
This book contains 30 single side Valentine-inspired pictures to color in. Boys and girls will both enjoy filling in these pictures and seeing them come to life as they add color to them. Color with them and talk to them about Valentine’s themes, stories you’ve had in the past, or just enjoy time well spent.
Zitahli Slim Wallets for Men
Now that your grandson is becoming a young man, he needs a wallet to match. This carbon leather wallet has many pockets for cards and cash, folds small to fit in pockets without creating an uncomfortable bulge, and even comes in a variety of colors so you can choose the one that suits your grandson the best.
Purim Gifts – Gluten Free Pretzel Gift Box
This is the Valentine’s Day gift anyone would want! 4 different luscious flavors of chocolate pretzels wait inside this red box. The best part is the pretzels are gluten and dairy-free, so if you have a grandchild with sensitivity to either of these things, they can still enjoy these pretzels with impunity. After all, Grandma knows best.
Falogijie to Our/My Grandson Gifts Bracelet with Inspirational Quotes
This simple, elegant leather bracelet has a steel plate engraved with an inspirational message from you to your grandson. Each time he looks at it, he’ll remember not only his protentional and promise but your love and support for him.
Funny Keychain from Grandma
Have a grandchild that just got their driver’s license? Is pushing the limits as much as they can, sometimes beyond sense or reason? This keychain reads “don’t do stupid sh*t love Grandma” reminding them to stop and think before they act in a gentle, humorous way.
MCS 3.25 x 3.25 Inch Clear Plastic Picture Cube
This plastic cube holds six photos each. This is a perfect gift to an older grandchild; share some of your favorite memories of them through the years. Whether they’re finishing school, moving out, or starting college, this cube is an easy way for them to take good memories with them. With those memories comes the reminder of your love and support and that they’re not alone no matter what challenges they face out in the world all on their own.
Granddaughter I Love You to the Moon and Back Heart & Moon Pendant Necklace on a Gift Card
Simple and elegant this is the perfect way to let your granddaughter know what she means to you. A stainless steel chain, moon, and heart pendant will last untarnished throughout the years, just like your love for your granddaughter.
Glow In the Dark Throw Blanket
This ultra-soft blanket is adorned with stars and words of inspiration such as hope, love, and happiness. If you leave the blanket out in light during the day, at night, your grandchildren will be able to see the stars and words of hope and encouragement every night as they settle into bed for the night. Even if their day was rough, they can go to sleep knowing someone loves them and wishes beautiful things for them.
The Comfy Original Oversized Hoody
This oversized hoodie is perfect for lazy days, rainy days, and anything in between. Available in a wide variety of colors, this is a gift that will be appreciated and loved for many years to come. In fact, it may be the next best thing to actually get a hug from you.
Letters to My Grandchild: Write Now, Read Later, Treasure Forever
This memory book allows you to put down your most cherished memories and brightest hopes for your grandchild. These memories can be read over and over and even added on and passed down to their children and grandchildren, starting a beautiful tradition in the process. This gift can create a legacy of love.
We know how unique the bond between grandchild and grandparent is, no matter what the surrounding circumstances are. The love you feel for your grandchildren is something that should be celebrated and what better day than the day set aside to celebrate love – Valentine’s Day? It may seem hard to find just the right gift to express your love for each grandchild but we got you. No matter what the age of your grandchild or grandchildren is, there’s something for them on this list. Whether they’re artistic, indoor types, or always on the move, we have something for them. Let us take the guesswork out of Valentine’s Day so you can focus on showering your grandchildren with the love and affection celebrated on this special day, part of which will include giving them the perfect gift.