This past Christmas, my kids were very fortunate to receive some really cool toys. Now that we’ve had a few weeks to enjoy them, Whirly Squigz are coming out as a top toy in my house. What are Whirly Squigz? Whirly Squigz remind me of fidget spinners, which have been a huge fad, but they’re safe for little ones(6 months and up). And honestly, they’re even cooler. A pack includes 3 Whirly Squigz made out of colorful BPA-free silicone. Each Whirly Squigz has a suction cup on the back. They spin around with just a flick and keep on spinning. They’re
Get a jump start on your holiday shopping with our toy sale! For a limited time, toys are 20% off at Cotton Babies!* Check out our huge selection of toys brought in by our buyers who are real moms. They’ve selected their favorite toys and brought them together in one place. Whether you are shopping for a new baby or an active toddler or preschooler, we have toys that are sure to put a smile on their face. Genius Gifts We carry A LOT of toys for the littlest babies on up! Here are some of my favorites to help get
With all this talk about Play, our newest Genius Series print, I’ve been thinking about my favorite baby toys. Oh, what fun! Kleynimals Stainless Steel Toy Keys. More than your average toy keys, these feel and sound like real keys without the sharp edges. In my opinion, an heirloom toy. I’ve even heard of people having them engraved! Tegu Magnetic Blocks. Truly innovative, Tegu Magnetic Blocks are packed with fun. I keep a set in my purse for entertaining my toddler in restaurants. They’re fun for mom and dad to play with, too. Spin Again. Another favorite in my house.
What’s more fun than a Bilibo? SIX Bilibo Minis! In case you’re not familiar with a Bilibo, let me back things up. Who or what is a Bilibo? A fun toy! With no instructions, kids can play with a Bilibo however they want. Kids can sit on it, in it. Climb on it, spin. Fill it up. Send other toys underneath. There are infinite ways for kids to play with it. Designed for kids ages 2 to 7, it will last a long time. I gave one to my daughter before her first birthday. Over a year and a half
Whether it’s diapering or recycling, we all have some level of ” green guilt ” surrounding our family’s use of resources and exposure to toxins. Fortunately, there are a few very easy ways to empower your family and vote with your dollars, while reducing your environmental footprint and toxicity vulnerability. 1. Get rid of anything with a strong fragrance or chemical smell — a likely sign of endocrine-disrupting phthalates. Common culprits: plastic shower curtains, plug-in air fresheners, and most scented candles. Opt for fabric shower curtains, naturally scented candles, and essential oil diffusers. 2. Pare down as much plastic as possible
I’m always looking for toys that are fun and educational, and the Plan Toys Numbers Set is just that! Here’s why we love the Plan Toys Number Set in our house. The Plan Toys Numbers Set acts as flashcards and a puzzle. The wooden numbers fit nicely into the cardboard pieces so you can quiz your little one. This set is also a great way for your little one to learn how to count and recognize numbers. Like all Plan Toys, this set is durable. The wooden numbers are high quality, the flashcards are sturdy and the bag to carry the set in