This is the last Lovevery Amazon Alternatives article in the series. I found some gems – happy shopping and playing!
It was almost physically painful to narrow things down like this because so many of these toys hold special memories for us. But I did my best based on toys that my kids enjoyed over and over again. Here goes!
After months and months of play, I’ve narrowed things down to the 10 best (OK, I’ll be honest, these are the easiest) DIY cardboard games and activities. These cardboard activities are perfect for 2, 3, and 4-year-olds.
If you’re looking for educational toys that are tailored to your child’s age, Skillmatics is definitely a contender. I’ve tested out a couple of the Skillmatics learning boxes with my 3-year-old, and here is my full review.
Every little one enjoys a game of peekaboo, and now they completely control it – all while developing fine motor skills and problem solving. Here’s how to make a personalized peekaboo puzzle with your Cricut Maker machine.
If you align with Montessori, I’ve found some great Montessori-inspired Easter basket ideas that you can order right on Amazon.
If you have a 3, 4, or 5-year-old at home, be sure to download this free complete-the-pattern printable, which is ideal for laminating.
My daughter still had fun, don’t get me wrong, but I was personally a little disappointed. Here’s our experience with the Green Kid Crafts subscription box for ages 3-5.
My kids LOVE helping in the kitchen, even if it makes a recipe take twice as long (and the kitchen gets twice as dirty). We pulled up our kitchen helper and dug into our first Kidstir box. Here’s our experience using the Kidstir recipe cards with a 2 and 3.5-year-old.
This selection of 10 STEM activities will inspire you to get out some simple supplies and try something new this Valentine’s Day. Whether it’s stacking candy hearts or making towers out of jelly hearts and toothpicks, there’s something here that you can 100% accomplish with no sweat or tears.