The only types of toys I’m asking for this Christmas – and I really don’t want or need more toys – are open-ended ones. Magna-Tiles, block sets, Bristle Blocks, play dough… all the good stuff is right here.
If you’re shopping for the best-of-the-best, the Balu Organics Ball Pit is about as luxury as it gets. It’s handmade with soft, organic fabric that zips up around a deluxe, memory foam interior. The crush-proof balls are made of BPA-free LPDE plastic. But is it worth it?
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.
Ultimately, I want what’s best for my kids, and especially as a working mom, I felt like I could offer more learning activities for them with the Lovevery play kits. We’ve had so much fun with them, and I’m so glad we invested the money. I’d do it again. Here’s why.
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.