We’ve got the perfect gift ideas for toddlers! Check out ten toys that should be on every parent’s list to buy this year!
I’ve always loved buying toys for toddlers. They’re at that age where they’re learning through play and just love pretty much anything you give them. Totally low stress shopping! Plus, they’re not old enough to know what the hot toys are, so you don’t have to worry about trying to find out of stock gifts. Although, I do remember one year where I decided my son NEEDED some little hedgehog that the parenting magazines were calling THE educational toy of the year. I drove everyone nuts looking for that thing and my son didn’t know the difference between that toy and the 100 others he got that year (only child, first grandchild, first great grandchild, so imagine the spoiling).
I’m getting a little off track here, aren’t I? You want toddler gift ideas, right? Well, we’ve got ’em! Check out these 10 crazy cool toys your tots will adore.
Christmas Gift Ideas for Toddlers
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1. Baby Einstein Take Along Tunes Musical Toy– This musical toy is designed for little hands to grasp with ease. It features 7 classical melodies, large buttons and colorful, dancing lights.
2. Boon Building Bath Pipes Toy Set– This bath toy set will make bath time more exciting. The set comes with 5 colorful pipes in various shapes. The pipes easily suction to the wall of the bathtub, so water lands back into the bathtub and not on the bathroom floor.
3. Fisher Price Laugh & Learn First Words Smart Puppy– This cute puppy toy features various activities that teach toddlers some of their first words, through colorful picture/word blocks. Besides the blocks, the toy also features colorful blinking lights and rocking music that toddlers will love.
4. Fisher Price Little People Magic of Disney Playset– What toddler doesn’t love Disney? This playset has an array of activities for little hands to enjoy. Included in the playset are figures of Mickey Mouse and Little People Eddie and a vehicle of Casey the Train.
5. Peanuts Happy Dance Snoopy Plush– This adorable Snoopy plush will entertain little ones for hours on end. The plush plays the famous Peanuts theme song, Linus and Lucy, as Snoopy dances away. Kids can also kiss Snoopy’s nose for a surprise response.
6. Leap Frog Number Loving Oven– This play oven will teach toddlers their numbers in a fun way. The interactive oven set comes complete with 4 slices of pizza, 3 slices of bread, 2 cupcakes, 2 plates, 1 baking tray, 1 fried egg, 1 skillet and 1 spatula.
7. Lego Duplo: Deluxe Box of Fun– Kids will have hours of fun building with this box of Duplo bricks and figures. In addition to the bricks and figures, the box of fun also features 2 window elements, 1 door element and 1 wagon base.
8. Paw Patrol Paw Patroller– Paw Patrol fans will love this rescue vehicle, which can transport Paw Patrol vehicles. The Paw Patroller includes a Ryder figure, along with Ryder’s famous ATV vehicle.
9. Play-Doh Shape and Learn Colors and Shape– Most little ones love playing with Play-Doh and this set is designed to teach them colors and shapes. The playset comes with 8 cans of Play-Doh, 8 shape cutters, 2 playmats and 1 roller.
10. Step2 Water Wheel Activity Play Table– This play table is great for the outdoors during the summer months. The play table features boats, a cup and a water wheel tower.
Some of these toys are updated versions of some fabulous classics, while others are brand new to the 2017 holiday shopping season. My kids had a version of the sand and water table, and they loved it! Play-doh is also always a huge hit. Of course, if your tot is under 3, you’ll need to supervise playtime closely.