Infant/Toddlers: (birth-3)I’m an old-school parent who eschewed most electronic toys until my girls were school age, and though American Academy of Pediatrics has recently adopted new more lenient guidelines for screen time, I still recommend avoiding them until after age two. - Lynne
Foam Stacking Blocks with Photo Pockets for All Ages
Familiar faces add a personal touch to first time stacking with these 4 cloth covered, 4-1/4" Sq. soft foam blocks. The clear vinyl pockets on each side allows you to insert sentimental photos. $24.99 at Amazon. Editors note: Bet Grandma and Gramps, Godparents etc sure would like to make an appearance on these...
The French toy company, Boikido, has a wonderful line of colorful, educational wooden toys available at most major toy outlets such as amazon.com, Toys R Us and Barnes and Noble, in addition to FAO Schwartz.
Boikido's Musical Blocks
These go beyond basic with rattles, bells and beads that intrigue and entertain. $21.99 at FAO Schwartz.
Boikido Wooden 2-in-1 Walker/Ride-On
This colorful, multi-use toy can last for years of fun and learning. $99.99 at Toys R Us.
I love the multiple doors on this one so much I bought this for my little fella for Christmas.
2 cute plush patients, hospital with 6 private rooms 5 vet tools store right inside lid: stethoscope, mirror, syringe, tweezers, thermometer. $28.46 reg $37.95 | Save 25% at B&N (more if you are a member of B&N!)