Easy for baby to get a grip on, this soft, colorful orb features a handful of knots, loops and textured surfaces to encourage motor-skill development — and keep baby entertained! Get it from Toys R Us, $9.99 »
Aaron Burgess lives with his wife and their three wonderful boys in Austin, Texas, where he supports his freelance-writing career with a daytime gig in the high-tech industry. He is a regular contributor to SPIN, Harp, Revolver, The Onion A.V. Club, Alternative Press and the St. Louis Riverfront Times.