Best Gift Ideas for Toddlers and Kids 2018

 

best train sets

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Train Set & Table
A sturdy, fun, and cute KidKraft train table comes with a full track set and more. Storage drawers below. Ages 3+, more info here
  Ride-on Thomas!
Kids absolutely love this Thomas ride-on train! It can drive on or off the track for fun around the house! Ages 1-3, more info here.
  VTech Go! Go!
This adorable train set has a cute motorized train that chugs along the long, color track! Ages 1-3, more info here.
  Wooden TrainSet
This 56-piece wooden train set is a real winner! It comes in a big fun bucket, making clean-up a breeze. Ages 3+, more info here.

best play houses

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Majestic Mansion
Bring dreams to life with this well-made, adorable dollhouse! Eight rooms, over 30 furniture pieces, and a swanky elevator. Ages 3+, info here
  Doorbell House
This Melissa & Doug wooden house has cute locking doors, each with a unique doorbell sound. Ages 2+, more info here.
  Calico Critters!
These houses and dolls are pricey, but worth it. For girls or boys, well-made, fun, and great story lines. Ages 3+, more info here.
  Little People House
This Fisher-Price is a perfect, cute, first dollhouse to inspire story telling and social play at a very early age. Ages 1+, more info here.

best building blocks

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Elemeno Squeeze!
These B. Blocks are squishy, hand-sculpted, and BPA free. Includes 26 blocks with letters and drawings. Ages 6mos+, info here
  Wood Blocks!
This 200-piece set of Melissa & Doug colorful wooden blocks comes with 9 small shapes for hours of building fun!  Ages 1+, info here.
  Jumbo Blocks
These Melissa & Doug jumbo-sized cardboard blocks are great for big imagin-ations. Build high and wide! Ages 1+, more info here.
  Magna Tiles!
This 48-piece set comes with a cool car, tons of shapes, and hours of building fun. A must-have!  Ages 2+, more info here.

best instruments

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Giant Piano!
This giant Ginzick Kids piano is about 6 feet long, and it records, plays, and demos awesome tunes! Ages 2+, more info here
  BabyGrand Piano
When they say baby grand, they really mean it. This truly baby-sized piano sounds and plays like the real thing! Ages 2+, more info here.
  KidiBeats Drums
Three drum pads and a cymbol round out this awesome gift. Play on your own or follow along with it! Ages 1+, info here.
  Hape Guitar
For the budding rock stars out there, this is a great little guitar with 4 real adjustable strings. Ages 3+, more info found here.

best kitchensets

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Uptown Kitchen
This sleek, modern play kitchen has all the fun! Microwave, oven, dishwasher, sink, phone, and more! Ages 3+, more info here
  Kid Pots & Pans
These adorable wooden Melissa & Doug cooking pots, pans, and utensils are the best out there! Ages 2+, info here.
  Retro Kitchen
This kitchen has all the retro styling you need, and comes in a bunch of different colors. Ages 3+, more info found here.
  PlayFood Set
This 105-piece Tasty Treats Play Food Set is a must-have for any play kitchen. Ages 3+, more info here.

best bikes trikes

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Pedal-Free Bike
The best way to learn how to ride a bike! Teaches balance without reliance on training wheels! Ages 18mo+, info here
  The 4-in-1 Trike!
Starts with mom pushing, then kid pedaling with mom's help, then remove handle for a full-on tricycle! Ages 9mos+, more info here.
  Frozen Elsa Bike!
Every kid who loves Elsa from Disney's Frozen will be sure to fall in love with this bike! High quality & style. Ages 3+, more info here.
  Berg Go Kart
Kids love this pedal go cart from Berg! Adjustable seat, easy steering, and pedals forward and back! Ages 3-8, more info here.

best bikes trikes

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J. Deere Tractor!
Authentic John Deere tractor looks with an awesome trailer for towing a load of toys, friends, or hay! About $240 here
  Kawasaki KFX!
Look and feel of a real ATV with the Power Wheels Kawasaki KFX! Tear up the neighborhood on this awesome toy! About $200 here.
  Frozen Jeep!
Our most popular Power Wheels option for the girls, this 2-seater Disney Frozen Jeep is a huge hit! About $250 here.
  Power Wheels F150!
This awesome, authentic-looking Ford F150 Power Wheels pickup truck is built Ford tough and ready for the neighborhood! About $180 here.
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