The littlest builders don't just stack blocks: they also toss, squeeze, and even chew them! These squishy plastic blocks are soft enough to be safe even in the hands of overenthusiastic kids, and the BPA-, lead-, and phthalate-free material means you don't have to worry if they end up in someone's mouth. Each block also features a different animal and a number from 1 to 10, all hand-sculpted. This set comes in a recycled plastic bag for easy storage.
Build your own animal train with LEGO DUPLO's My First Animal Brick Box! 34 brightly colored pieces in this set allow you to build a selection of animals with fun features, including an elephant with a slide for a trunk, a crocodile with hinged jaws, a lion with an opening mouth, and a giraffe with a bendy neck. A white bird soars above the train! Parents will love these safe and easy to manipulate blocks that offer plenty of learning and play potential. For another DUPLO set for animal lovers, check out the DUPLO Puzzle Pets set.
Cuddle up to this soft and cozy doll from HABA! The 10" Snug Up Dorothea doll is just the right size for little ones, and her soft body and features make her safe and cozy for kids to hug. Her green overalls come off with a hook and loop closure, but don't worry: most details, including her shoes and the buns in her hair, are sewn on so you won't lose pieces. She's even machine washable, just in case!
There's so much to learn with this piggy bank from Fisher-Price! 10 colorful coins can be dropped in the slot of this cheerful pig as it counts along, building counting and color recognition skills, while sing-along songs, educational phrases, and sound effects teach additional concepts. Press the piggy's snout to hear music and start rumbling, bumbling action. All kids love put-and-take play, so it's a natural for creating an entertaining learning toy!
Bring the fun of a ball pit home with this elegant, gender-neutral ball pit playpen from Little Dove! This soft ball pit is made from premium non-toxic memory foam and super soft velvet fabric; the cover is removable and machine-washable, just in case. The neutral color lets you add whatever ball colors suit your decor — or your fancy! You can even combine it with Little Dove's balance board, which can be used as a slide. Without the balls, this makes a great play space or toy storage area, too. Please note: balls sold separately.
The classic pounding toy gets a musical update with this version from Hape! Hit the balls on the Pound and Tap Bench and they go tinkling over the xylophone. Pull out the keyboard and the xylophone can be played solo. Durable child safe paint finish and solid wood construction are hallmarks of Hape toys, but what kids will love is the fun play and the bright colors. Let the music begin!
Fun, creative, and inspiring, the Mozart Magic Cube from Munchkin teaches how sounds combine to create eight Mozart masterpieces. With a touch of a button, this interactive cube lets your child add or subtract from any combination of five different instruments, including harp, French horn, piano, flute, and violin. Made with soft, rounded corners, it's easy and safe for baby to hold.
A cuddly stuffed doll in its own little pod! These 10" snuggle pod dolls from Manhattan Toy are made of super-soft plush, perfect for snuggling. They come tucked into a satin-lined pod — your choice of a pea pod, a peanut, a bunny, or a bug. The embroidered features and compact size make them perfect as a first doll for toddlers and young preschoolers. Plus, parents will appreciate that these cuddly dolls are surface washable!
Little kids love to climb — so give them a safe place to do it with this Soft Climb and Crawl Foam Playset from ECR4Kids. This indoor playground includes five foam shapes: a ramp, two blocks, a half-cylinder, and a cylinder. The dense foam structure of each lightweight piece keeps kids safe and cozy as they play, while the soft yet colorful covers are durable, easy to clean, and phthalate free. Plus, the bottoms of each piece have a non-slip surface, so you know they'll stay put as she plays. For more soft stacking fun, check out ECR4Kids' Soft Building Blocks too.
Build her towers to the skies with this massive collection of 150 Mega Bloks! These chunky blocks are perfect for little builders: easy to hold, simple to click together, and safe for toddler play. They all come in a zippered bag that's big enough to store these blocks, plus more as her collection grows. For another set of Mega Bloks perfect for young builders, check out the First Builders Big Building Bag which includes 80 colorful pieces.
Entertain your baby with this stylish wooden baby gym from HAN-MM! This gender-neutral, natural wood finish baby gym has three dangling strings of beads and teethers for babies to explore. Each of the strings is a slightly different length, providing little ones with an challenge when they bat and grab! Removable construction allows parents to swap in other toys to keep baby's interest high, and when playtime is done, the gym easily folds for storage.
Kids can create their own stories with this unique toy from Mirari! On this wood-topped tablet, you'll see a selection of colorful icons that children can press to build a story. They'll pick a hero, choose the hero's adventure, and decide on a happy ending; sections light up as they go to guide them through the process. Then, press the Mirari logo button and the narrator will tell the story they created. Parents can even record the child's name so that the narrator announces them as the author. With over 100 different stories to create, this is sure to delight budding storytellers!
Little fans of Eric Carle will love playing with these stacking and nesting paperboard blocks that feature artwork from all their favorite books! Each block has a unique character, number, color, letter, and shape, and since they're open at the bottom kids can either stack them into a tower or nest them inside one another — which also makes storing them a breeze.
Hape's Penguin Music Wobbler is the perfect musical toy for the littlest Mighty Girls! This roly-poly penguin toy "waddles" with every bump, wobble, and spin, as the built-in bell gently tinkles away. The penguin's arms even move as it does! Kids can sit or stand with this penguin toy and play as long as they please; the moderate volume is easy on sensitive young ears. Kids will love the bright colors and fun sounds — and learn a little about cause and effect along the way.
She can make beautiful music with this wooden piano from Hape and Baby Einstein! This toy uses "magic touch" technology — there are no buttons or keys necessary. Kids can choose from two play modes: one that lets her play along with classic melodies, and one that lets her explore music on her own. Three included sheets of music get kids matching the color of the notes to the colored keys on the piano. Plus, parents will love that there are two volume settings, both gentle on little ears.
With Seek-A-Boo from MindWare, kids will build their vocabulary and memory skills while hunting through the SEEK ME circles! Lay out the SEEK ME circles, then choose FIND ME cards and see if you can track down something that matches. At first, you'll be looking for an exact match, but other game variants get kids to match by category: "the apple is red; can you find something else that is red?" Six color-coded card categories highlight food, toys, clothing, colors and shapes, things found outdoors, and animals.
This friendly home from Fisher-Price has plenty to teach little ones! With the activities in this playhouse, kids foster imaginative play while learning about numbers, shapes, weather, and more. Music, lights, and sounds encourage exploration for babies, and when they're toddlers ready, the play kitchen and office encourage pretend play. Three Smart Stages learning levels and four languages ensure that you'll get plenty of use out of this fun home.
Little fingers can't resist the beautiful buttons on this clever toy from Fat Brain! Built safely into the sturdy frame are five vibrant silicone bubbles in varying sizes and colors. Push them all the way in to pop them through to the other side. It's a perfect sensory adventure kids can take with them everywhere they go! This toy includes an ABS plastic frame that's BPA-free, and food-grade silicone "bubbles" to push, poke, and pop, encouraging fine motor skills, sensory exploration, and cause-effect learning.
The traditional stacking toy gets a new spin with this toy from Fat Brain Toys! Each of the vibrant, dual-colored discs on this toy can spin down the center corkscrew pole all the way to the base, which can be set to either sit flat or wobble. Stack them and sort them and, for a grand finale, remove the base and watch all of them spin their way off! This unique toy will provide hours of stacking and spinning fun.
Keep little hands busy exploring the latches and doors on this toy from VTech! Each door on this board opens in a slightly different way, so kids can practice sliding, pressing, twisting, and unlocking — and peek at what's inside! They'll spot a family, pets, and even a birthday celebration. Plus, colorful buttons play the Alphabet song, a number song, and a playful song about the house. With a built-in handle for on-the-go play, this busy board is sure to keep her happy for hours!
There's so much to discover with the Whimsical Wheel from Sassy! This toy has two spinning wheels, full of bright colors that invite kids to bat at it and watch it move. Inside the structure, colorful beads bounce around to help kids learn cause and effect and connect sound and sight. A baby-safe mirror on one side encourages self-discovery! The whole thing attaches firmly to flat surfaces, making it the perfect take-along toy.
With the Bounce and Spin Puppy from Fisher-Price, she can burn off energy and learn as she plays! This ride-on toy features a sturdy base that can spin 360 degrees. Easy-grip handles help kids feel secure, while the interactive buttons let kids trigger songs and sounds that teach letters, numbers, and more. As kids bounce and spin, they can easy press buttons, twirl the light-up rattle roller, and more, all while the sturdy base keeps them firmly on solid ground!
This cheerful snail is so much more than a pull toy! The shape sorting shell can be removed to use alone, or put back on the snail to tumble and spin as kids pull it along with them. The elastic-banded opening on the opposite side of the shell makes it easy to access the pieces when your child is ready, but ensures they don't fall out on the go. And like all Hape toys, the solid wood construction and child-safe finishes ensure you can feel good about putting it in the toy chest!
ThinkFun's first toddler game is sure to be a hit! Toss the big plush die, match the color that comes up to an activity card, and get playing — roar like a lion, stand on one foot, make a happy face, who knows what the challenge will be? This fun, cooperative game is perfect for kids as young as 18 months, and teaches the fun of game-playing without the competition. And when play-time is done, all the cards tuck in a zippered compartment in the die for easy storage.
Deceptively simple and magically attractive, Bilibo's iconic shell shape and bright colors immediately appeal to children. Children find unlimited ways to play with Bilibos, using them to rock in, spin in, hide under, sit on, tote with, and peek through. Bilibo provides hours of fun, indoors and out: at home, at the park, at the beach, in water, and even on snow.
Give babies and toddlers their own controller — one that teaches important skills and encourages hands-on activities! The Laugh & Learn video game controller from Fisher-Price offers two game modes, one for learning and one for play. Kids can move the joystick and press ABCD and number buttons to trigger songs, sounds, and phrases introducing numbers, shapes, colors, and more. A clicker disc and switch on the shoulder buttons provide even more fine motor practice!
Get ready for some put-and-take play with this cheerful birdhouse from Manhattan Toy! This fun fill and spill toy features four colorful birds that all have different textures, and the easy-open roof and door on the house are perfect for tiny hands. Kids will love exploring the different fabrics and experimenting with dropping and dumping the birds out of the house. Plus, parents will appreciate the soft, surface-washable fabrics.
Leaky pipes make for fun water play in the bathtub thanks to this set from Boon! Five suction cup pipes attach to the wall of the tub; use them separately and enjoy watching how the water runs through, or see if you can set it up so that the water passes through all five! Fun colors and interesting shapes will encourage exploration. Plus, parents will love that these BPA-free plastic pipes drain and dry completely between uses.
This little red wagon from Fisher-Price has a lot of things it can teach your Mighty Girl! When she's still just sitting, she can bat, press, rattle, and flip the activities, explore the shape sorter, or trigger light-up buttons that activate songs and sounds. Then, when she's big enough to walk, she can pull the wagon behind her; a motion sensor encourages her to keep going when she does! With playful songs and phrases that introduce letters, colors, counting, shape, Spanish words, and more, this is a toy that can grow with your child for years.
There's so much to do in this stacking, nesting farm from Djeco! Stack the six sturdy cardboard blocks to make a tower for the six included soft vinyl animals to play peek-a-boo, or nest the cubes inside each other for easy storage. Each cube features a colorful design that encourages sequencing and promotes pretend play and storytelling. Plus, parents will love that these toys are durable and high quality.
She can scoot around easily — and build gross motor skills she'll use later on a bike or tricycle — with this scooter from Radio Flyer! With Radio Flyer's classic red styling, but an ergonomic design with an easy kick-path, the Scoot About is perfect for littler riders. Working steering lets kids practice, while the under seat storage lets her bring along toys and other treasures. It's suitable for indoor or outdoor use, so she'll get tons of ride-on fun from this toy.
Put an eco-friendly spin on the classic shape sorter toy with this version from Green Toys! The eight colorful and lightweight shapes are easy to handle, with no rough or sharp edges, and the box has a unique design that allows it to be used closed or opened flat on the floor. Parents will love that it's made of 100% post-consumer recycled plastic — and it's even dishwasher-safe for easy cleanup.
Shake, rattle, and ring the bell! There are so many sounds to explore in this set. This four-piece baby band set from Hohner is suitable even for the youngest musicians. The set includes a mini rainbow shaker, a baby maraca, a baby rattle, and a cage bell, all in bright colors that encourage kids to interact and experiment with rhythm and music. They're all made of BPA- and phthalate-free plastic and come in a handy carrying case for storage or musical fun on the go.
You can get three unique — and eco-friendly — gifts for the littlest Mighty Girls with this set from Green Toys! My First Keys are colorful and easy to grasp, with interesting textures to explore (or teethe on.) The Stacking Cups are fun to stack and nest, on land or in the bath! And the Elephant on Wheels is the perfect, easy-to-control first push toy. Best of all, all three are made from 100% recycled plastic, so you can feel good about adding them to your toybox.
Sometimes a soothing friend can help ensure sweet dreams! This Slumber Buddy from Summer Infant plays your choice of soft music or nature sounds, and projects a field of stars onto the ceiling in blue, amber, or shifting colors. Parents will love the three levels of volume control and the 15, 30, and 45 minute automatic shutoff, while kids will love the cuddly hippo shape.
Get stacking with this big but soft blocks from ECR4Kids! The SoftZone stacking block set includes seven pieces: one large rectangle, two medium rectangles, and four small squares. All seven are made with a dense foam core that holds up to tough play, but is soft and light enough to be safe. They're covered in a polyurethane material that's colorful, easy to clean, and phthalate free. They're the perfect choice for stacking fun in either home or classroom!
This 12" doll from HABA is the perfect companion for busy kids! Cari has black chenille hair that's easy to style and finger comb, brown skin, and a cheerful embroidered expression. Her ruffled green dress easily comes off with its hook and loop closure, perfect for dress-up play! Kids will love her cuddly soft body and the weighted bottom that allows her to sit up alone, while parents will love that she's machine washable.
Make playtime a more huggable experience with this plush playset from GUND! The My First Campout playset includes everything a young outdoor enthusiast needs to play campout. Inside the backpack carrying case, she'll find a marshmallow rattle, a crinkling "mello" pack, a campfire toy that plays the sound of a crackling fire when you squeeze it, and a canteen squeaker. All of them have embroidered features, so they're safe for the youngest kids!
Spike the Hedgehog has lost his quills — and he needs your help to get them back! This toy from Learning Resources helps kids build fine motor skills and hand muscle strength as they put the 12 colorful "quills" into the holes on the 6" diameter hedgehog's back. The quills can be used for lessons in counting, sorting, and color identification too! Kids will love this friendly hedgehog, while parents will love how easy it is to clean up — all the quills stow inside the body.
This best-selling five-piece band will get all the little ones involved in the fun of making music! Made by Hohner, a trusted brand, it includes three musical sound shapes, a sea-themed drum, and a toddler xylophone with safe mallet. All pieces are easy to hold and play, and materials are BPA-, lead-, and phthalate-free. Everything tucks away into the attractive storage box until you're ready for another musical day!
Comforting and adorable, the Twilight Turtle nightlight projects a complete starry night sky onto the walls and ceiling of any room, making night-time a little brighter — and more fun! Choose from three soothing color options to create a magical, tranquil environment that helps children from age three and up to ease into restful sleep. It even has an auto shut-off and a 45 minute sleep timer.
Can you make the rabbit peek out of the box? Bunny Peek-A-Boo from SmartGames is a three dimensional puzzle for preschoolers. Arrange the four blocks and the bunny to match the image you see on the progressive challenge cards. And be careful! Two cards may look similar, but it all depends on how far the bunny's ears are peeking out. Kids learn concepts like above/below, inside/outside, and more while they play with these appealing blocks and puzzles.
Choo-choo! The LEGO DUPLO number train is here to get her building and counting! This 23 piece set includes bricks with the numbers 0 to 9, as well as a train engine, wheeled bases, two DUPLO figures (a girl and a boy), and a cat figure. Build, count, rearrange, and more! It's an engaging way to incorporate numbers into everyday play. Plus, parents will love that the DUPLO bricks are safe and easy to manipulate for little hands.
Stacking games are extra fun with this friendly elephant from LeapFrog! Kids can stack the brightly colored, textured rings on the elephant's trunk; each one you place gets the elephant to introduce colors, numbers, and shapes. Press the button on the trunk and hear music and songs, or push down on the tail to create a big sneeze that scatters the rings for more stacking fun!
The people of Motonui may no longer be voyagers... but nothing can keep Moana from answering the call of the sea! Fans of the movie will love this adorable 12" plush toddler Moana doll, which is inspired by the Disney Animators' Collection toddler dolls. With detailed plush sculpturing and embroidered features, she's cuddly, soft, and safe even for little fans.
With this colorful ball from Lamaze, kids can enjoy floor time and explore all sorts of sounds, textures, and effects! Each section of the ball has a different quality for a baby to experiment with, and they're all easy to grip for little hands. The lion and elephant are tethered to each other, so when you pull one, the other "hides" inside the ball! It'll even grow with her; once she's crawling or walking, she can roll, kick, and chase!
Snuggle up with HABA's Roya doll from their Snug Up soft dolls line! Roya is 10" tall and has an inquisitive expression, orange hair, and green eyes. Kids will love being able to easily dress and undress her, thanks to the hook and loop closure on her dress, while parents will appreciate that her embroidered features and attached pigtails make her safe for little ones. She's even machine washable, just in case!
Find Dory — and a few of her friends — in the bathtub with these fun bath toys! Dory, Nemo, and Squirt are all here, perfectly sized for little hands and textured to make them easy to hold. These colorful and cheerful squirt toys are sure to be popular with kids, while parents will love that they are BPA free. Don't forget to check out more bath toys in our Tub / Bath Toys Collection.
There's a whole mountain of fun in this rolling maze from Hape toys! Colorful balls, peek-a-boo holes, and super-fast tracks are sure to delight toddlers and preschoolers while the learn concepts like high, low, fast, slow, and more. A chime at the end of the track makes a satisfying ending to each run. Littler kids will enjoy the surprise of the balls appearing and disappearing, while bigger kids will be able to explore exactly how the ball works.
This might be the world's greenest emergency vehicle! Green Toys' Fire Truck has a roof ladder that pivots 360 degrees, and two removable side ladders to let your fire fighters get to every nook and cranny of a building. Kids will love that it's sturdy enough for the toughest indoor or outdoor adventures; parents will love that it's made of 100% post-consumer recycled plastic, and that it's dishwasher safe for easy cleanup!
The Ocean Wonders Soothe & Glow Seahorse is the perfect companion for your little one. With 8 lullabies, soft music and soothing sounds of the ocean, plus a soft glowing light, you'll create a peaceful environment perfect for bedtime! During the the day, this cuddly plush makes a great friend for imaginary underwater adventures. It only takes a gentle squeeze to activate the sounds, so even a little one can do it all by herself.
Play fun games in a bright and cheerful town with the Alex Jr. My Busy Town Activity Cube. Visit neighborhood shops, play with animals, and follow wandering paths by using peek-a-boo doors, curvy wire mazes, spin-and-match animals, turn-and-learn ABC tiles, and racing vehicle rollers. With five sides of discovery and fun, the curiosity and exploration never end!
Introduce your little one to classical music with Baby Einstein's Ocean Orchestra. Two play stages grow with your baby: the Symphony mode entertains infants by playing a different instrument sound for each button, while the Composer mode for older babies and toddlers allows them to add and subtract instruments from a tune. Eight different classical melodies provide lots to love in this musical toy.
These fun little bugs from Fisher-Price bring a new twist to the classic pop-up toy! Each friendly, colorful bug bobbles in its place, encouraging little ones to bat and wobble them. Push them down, and they lock into place; then babies use one of four developmental actions — slide, pull, toggle, and turn — to get them to pop back up. It's great for babies who have just learn to sit up, but we're betting older babies and toddlers will love this buggy toy too!
Organic Farm Buddies plush toys are 14" tall, the perfect size for babies to hold and cuddle! They're handmade using all natural materials, like 100% certified organic cotton, corn fiber filling, and dyes; this makes them naturally hypoallergenic, so they are great for newborns and babies with allergies or sensitive skin. They come in a variety of different designs such as a cow, dog, chicken, cat, pony, and a pirate pig.
These colorful squishy cups from Fat Brain Toys offer incredibly flexible play! A suction cup on the bottom and a suctioning rim on the top invite toddlers to stack and stick, scoop and pour, and much, much more. Stick them to a window, bring them in the tub, or stack them on the floor. She can even have a drink out of them — they're made of 100% silicone that's food and dishwasher safe. You'll be amazed at how many ways there are to play with this simple but ingenious toy.
The Fantastic Firsts Squishy Piano is a fun way to encourage young toddlers to experiment with music! This toy from Little Tikes is filled with sensory beads that squish and light up as your baby plays. Squishy Piano can play five silly songs! Kids can also press the octopus' tongue to get silly sound effects. While they play, they'll be developing fine motor skills and learning more about cause and effect — but mostly they'll be having a ton of fun!
This is the ultimate grow-with-me tricycle! Convert it from a stroller to a steering trike, learn-to-ride trike, and then a classic trike. Quiet-ride tires provide a peaceful ride, even over bumpy sidewalks. Because it's so adjustable, kids can start using it as young as 9 months of age, and use it until they're ready for a two-wheeled bike. Plus, Radio Flyer's sturdy construction means it will really last all those years.
Practice your color-matching and stacking skills with this cheerful duck family stacker from Janod! Each duck is a different color and a different height, with numbers on the rings encouraging kids to learn number order. Kids learn color and number recognition, stacking, and counting as they play — and parents will appreciate that the durable construction ensures this toy will last.
There's so much to do on Maxim's EverEarth Garden Activity Cube! This activity box features six sides of activities to play with, including counting beads, spinning gears, a magnetic shape sorter, a peg maze, sliding pegs, and spinning shapes. And don’t forget the fun wire maze on top! The rubberwood construction and water-based paints make it a durable and eco-friendly toy, perfect for becoming a family favorite.
Six graduated cups, dozens of possibilities for bath and play time! Scoop and pour water, build towers by turning upside down or just sort sizes to nest. These cups are colorful and fun and teach basic counting and math concepts. And like all Green Toys, they're made in the US out of recycled milk plastic with no BPA, PVC, phthalates or external coatings.
Sophie the Giraffe is a classic teething toy for a reason! Her spots provide visual stimulation; her squeak will make your baby laugh; and her flexible, phthalate- and BPA-free body provides lots of texture to soothe sore gums. Plus, she's easy for even young babies to grab, hold and manipulate. Your Mighty Girl will love having her own Sophie!
These soft fabric blocks with interesting 3D textures from Bright Starts are the perfect set of first blocks for stacking and tumbling! Each 3.5" block features different patterns and characters, and they all rattle or jingle for extra sensory interest. Textures like crinkly fabric, knotties, and tags are fun to touch and easy to grab. You'll have a new appreciation for how much fun simple blocks can be!
Babies will love this unique rattle from Haba! This clutching toy features brightly colored wooden balls, strung together on a slightly stretchy string, so they can be manipulated into interesting shapes. It's easy to grasp, and the gentle sounds will delight little ones, while parents will like the solid beech wood and bright, non-toxic stains.
Get your little one toddling with this classic walker wagon from Radio Flyer! It's stable enough to support new walkers, and the front bumper helps protect furniture once your toddler starts roaring around. Most toddlers love fill and spill play, and the large capacity of this walker wagon will let them move their favorite toys wherever they want to go. Plus, parents will love the nostalgic solid wood and bright red paint job.
This friendly puppy doesn't just walk — you can also balance it so it's sniffing the ground, looking in the air, or even sitting up and begging! Then, pull it along on walks and the rubber-rimmed wheels ensure she can race around without things getting too loud. It's a great way to encourage new walkers and to foster pretend play.
Who wouldn't want to take a spin on this adorable ladybug ride-on from Prince Lionheart? The Wheely Bug has multidirectional casters, making it easy to maneuver, and a sturdy wooden base that's built to take on even the roughest rider. It's easy to clean and soft to sit on, making it perfect for burning off extra energy indoors. Get ready for some fast, serious fun!
Anybody whose car has ever broken down knows that tow truck drivers are heroes! With this 11-piece set from LEGO DUPLO, kids can build a tow truck complete with drivers in the window — one woman and one man — and functional hook, and drive off to pick up a stranded driver. It's easy to build, thanks to the simple to use wheel bases, and fun to play with, alone or as part of a larger DUPLO collection.
Learning gets a personal touch with this cuddly Violet plush from LeapFrog! Violet connects to the computer so you can personalize her with your child's name and favorite food, animal, and color. She comes with 5 pre-loaded songs, or you can add from a library of 30 more. Then, press a paw to play music, learning songs, or start fun games!