Should 2 Year Olds be able to Play Independently?

I find it so frustrating to watch my friends’ 2 year olds play on their own while I have to constantly entertain my daughter. Will she never let me chat or have some grown up time? Whenever I find myself thinking these thoughts, I remind myself how 2 year olds work. This helps me to […]

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Which Toy Cash Register – Fisher-Price or Little Tikes?

Fisher-Price and Little Tikes both have toy cash registers suitable for 2 year olds. They don’t have small parts such as buttons which would pose a hazard to this age group and are designed to introduce 2 year olds to concepts such as pretend play and basic counting. But which is best? In this comparison, […]

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Fisher-Price Disney Princess Stable Playset

The Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Klip Klop Stable Playset caught my eye because it combines the ever-popular Disney Princess concept with horses – both things that most 2 year olds love!  Aimed at children from 18 months all the way up to 5 years, this toy is designed to grow with your child. What’s included? […]

Teddy Bears for all Price Ranges

A teddy bear for a 2 year old is a very popular present. All children should have a teddy bear that they can treasure forever. Unlike most toys, teddies are likely to be kept into adulthood and passed down the generations. There are plenty of cheap teddy bears around which, sadly, have lost the nostalgia […]

The Best Doll for 2 Year Old Girls & Boys

As Christmas approaches, a lot of people are looking for the best doll to buy for a 2 year old boy or girl. I have looked at lots of baby dolls for 2 year olds and think that My First Baby Annabel is the clear winner. Most baby dolls are aimed at children older than […]

Unique Toys for 2 Year Olds by French Company Djeco

Djeco are a French company who make unique toys for 2 year olds. I discovered them while on holiday in France this year and was truly impressed by how stylish and unusual their toys are. Unlike boring mass-produced toys which are usually made from plastic, Djeco’s toys for 2 year olds are beautifully designed and […]

10 best toys for toddlers Christmas 2016

Best Christmas 2016 Toys for Toddlers

If you’re buying a Christmas gift for a toddler in 2016, here’s my round-up of the 10 best toys to buy a 2 year old in 2016. Most lists of the best must-have Christmas toys are aimed at older children and contain very little for toddlers. This list only contains toys that are suitable as […]

A Review of the LeapFrog Shapes and Sharing Picnic Set

The LeapFrog Shapes and Sharing Picnic Basket is a lovely toy for 2 year olds to play with, either alone or with other children. It comes with food, plates and cups, forks, plus picnic basket and blanket to sit on, so it’s a complete toy in itself (unlike many toys, which force you to buy expensive accessories). This […]

Review of the Little Tikes Toy Kitchen for 2 Year Olds

The Little Tykes Premium Creations Wood Kitchen is a lovely toy kitchen for 2 year olds. Unlike most toy kitchens, it’s actually labelled as being aimed at 2-3 year olds. This is great as most are described as 3+, bringing it firmly in reach of a 2 year old’s gift list. What do other parents think? […]

Duplo Snow White Toy for 2 Year Olds

Duplo Snow White

Duplo Snow White is a popular choice on many 2 year old girls’ Christmas present list, as well as older children. This Lego Duplo set consists of Snow White at her little forest cottage. You get a lot for your money as it comes complete with: Duplo Snow White Lego figure with detachable skirt Duplo […]