Holiday Toy Guide for Toddler Twins
Toddlers enjoy toys that encourage their new found mobility and imagination. Look for gifts that involve creativity, building and lots of action. Here are some ideas to help get you started. . .
Thomas the Train: Follow Me Thomas - Now every child can pretend to be a train engineer and lead Thomas on his way. Follow Me Thomas includes a preschool sized Thomas engine and a light up lantern. The child can point and move the light and Thomas will follow along. As he moves, he will say interactive phrases and sound effects. When you press any of the buttons on the lantern, Thomas will do one of three programmed moves including, figure 8's, circles, and zig zags.
LeapFrog Cook and Play Potsy - Cook up some educational fun with the LeapFrog Cook and Play Potsy. An interactive and sassy guide, Potsy accompanies 1- to 3-year-olds through two modes of play, each with plenty of activities that teach a smorgasbord of skills and knowledge, including counting, opposites, nutrition and more. Cook and Play Potsy will inspire young children with songs, prompts, and open-ended imaginative play.
Mega Bloks Pull Along Musical Pirate Ship - This Pull Along Musical Pirate Ship features 20 pieces including a working cannon, treasure chest, trap door, and four figurines. Construction set also has working wheels and plays a buccaneer tune when in motion.
Playskool Weebles Treehouse Playset - Let the fun roll with the Weebles Musical Treehouse. Your little ones will enjoy watching their favorite Weeble figures wiggle about the tree house and wobble their way down the slide. Toddlers 18 months and up will be glued to the action, and Weebles sound effects will add to the excitement.
Fisher-Price Dance Star Mickey - Watch Mickey come to life right before your eyes. Now Mickey walks, talks, and dances his way into history. Featuring new moves and grooves like you've never seen before. With multiple songs, interactive activities, and silly humor, Mickey is sure to knock your socks off.
Chicco Toys Turbo Touch Speedtruck - This fun, free-rolling truck makes fun engine noises and transports up to five Turbo Touch vehicles (one is included). Best of all, it opens up into a race track over 3 feet long. A working race light signals the beginning of the race, and a sensor on the track senses when the cars cross the finish line charge your Turbo Touch vehicle and let it race, if it crosses the finish line with a green light you’ll hear claps and cheers as the vehicle exits from the hidden door chute at the front of the truck.
Imaginarium 5-Way Giant Bead Maze Cube - Your little one will be endlessly entertained with the Imaginarium 5-Way Giant Bead Maze. Featuring 5 sides of fun and tons of vibrant, bright colors, this wooden cube includes a magnetic dry-erase board with 4 magnets, a super-fun abacus, a tracking maze with tons of twists and turns, and a musical xylophone with 2 mallets. The detachable top features an adorable bead maze with multi-colored wooden animals and shapes.
Manhattan Baby Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, ABC and 123 Stack with Me - Your baby will have hours of fun with this Chicka Chicka Boom Boom stacker. It includes three stacking blocks with crinkle flaps, a pocket and teether, plus lots of bright fabrics featuring a coconut tree, letters and numbers. Great for baby six months and older.
Vtech - Sit to Stand Alphabet Train - All aboard! This versatile train is also a teaching tool. Introduce baby to numbers, letters, colors, songs, stories, and more through two learning modes-walker mode and discovery mode. The adaptable train can be used alone for floor play, pushed along as a walker, or the child can ride on the train.
Step 2 Versa Seat Wagon with Canopy - Durable wagon with removable seats is perfect for any activity; the unique wagon seats lift out for immediate seating for 2 anywhere. High back seats provide more support for a comfortable ride. Canopy on each side protects kids from the sun and rain.