13 Holiday Gifts Your Toddler Will LoveLauren Hartmann
When it comes to toddlers, the whole world is new and exciting and ripe for exploration, which makes them one of the most fun age ranges to shop for. While toddlers will likely be just as excited about the box that the gift comes in, they will also definitely appreciate these fun and interactive toys that are just right for their growing, little selves!
1. Night-Time Shadows Kit
Not the best at making shadow puppets? Don’t worry! Your toddler will be totally amazed at your shadow showmanship with this cool kit.
Available now for $22
2. Maileg Matchbox Mouse
These little matchbox mice by Maileg are the absolute cutest and a great, quiet activity for toddlers. My toddler loves tucking the mouse into its little bed with blankets and pillow. It’s perfect for on-the-go fun, too.
Available now for $30
3. KidKraft Shape Sorter Cube
This is a great learning toy for little ones to talk about shapes and color and patterns.
Available now for $22.99
4. Rody Horse
Rody will give the toddler in your life the perfect opportunity to let out some energy (which they are most certainly not lacking), while gaining gross motor skills and balance.
Available now for $41.99
5. Solly Dolly Wrap
Toddlers love emulating the grown-ups around them. So if you have a younger baby in the house who is often being worn in a carrier, this gift is a sure hit. Little ones can practice their baby-wearing skills — just like mom and dad — with their own dollies.
Available now for $25
6. Hanging Hallway Playhouse
Unlike a lot of playhouses that can take up so much real estate in a house, this hanging hallway playhouse is perfect for smaller spaces. Hang to play and then tuck it away until next time.
Available now for $59
7. Disney Imagicademy Kiddesign Rocket
Toddlers will love building their own custom rockets, and you’ll love that they’re learning about shapes, colors, and counting in the process!
Available now for $35.99
8. Minnie Mouse Teapot Play Set
What is more magical than a tea party with Minnie Mouse? Nothing comes to mind.
Available now for $16.95
9. LeapFrog My Pal Scout
Your toddler will love their new friend Scout, who is both a cuddly stuffed animal and an interactive learning toy. He can be programmed to say your child’s name, which makes learning even more fun.
Available now for $19.44
10. Melissa & Doug Geometric Stacker
Toddlers are just learning about spacial relationships, and this geometric stacker is a great tool to help them along. Younger toddlers can stack as they please, while older toddlers can begin learning patterns and shapes.
Available now for $14.79
11. Fisher Price Retro See N Say Spinner
If you had one of these as a kid, you’ll enjoy some instant nostalgia while your little one plays and learns the names of animals and the sounds they make.
Available now for $24.99
12. Modular Dollhouse
This is a great option for a first dollhouse. Small, simple, and just right size for the not-so-gentle-yet toddler set.
Available now for $59
13. Plasma Car
This toy is a favorite over at Grandma’s house for my kids. My older daughter has learned how to maneuver it with it’s awesome gliding technology and my toddler son loves to propel it by scooting along with his feet.
Available now for $69.99