Do you know a kiddo who deserves nothing but the best? We all do! Check out this list of cool toys so your favorite kid has something to really get excited about.
Meet your child’s new mini BFF. They’re cool, collectible, stackable, and can rattle off not one, but four verses of the original Baby Shark ballad. But should shark karaoke get out of hand, the batteries are, indeed, removable.
Your kid is about to have the best unboxing experience of their young lifetime. There are a whopping 60+ goodies packed into this ultra cool LOL Bigger Surprise kit, including plastic hairstyles, a spy glass, face masks, and stickers. There are also 10 additional accessories, just in case they want to go really nuts with their new baby doll.
Fingerlings are one of the coolest toys. And kids who love dinosaurs don’t want to miss out! This tiny T-Rex can perch atop their finger all day long.
Got a singer in the family? Your child will love belting out tunes from Disney’s Vampirina. This portable boombox set has a real working microphone and connects to most MP3 players.
Kids who love sports tend to want to get better and stronger from an early age. This set of weights will help your child feel like their little muscles are enormous.
The next time you’re making dinner or just need an hour to yourself, and you really want to tell your child to buzz off, now you can. The Buzz Lightyear Space Ranger Armor and Jetpack is sure to send your little space ranger to infinity and beyond. There’s also an option to add Buzz’s wrist communicator and laser blaster.
This automatic bubble blower is beyond cool and it’s sure to be a hit at pool parties this summer. This motorized bubble blowing machine can hold plenty of bubble solution, so it will keep the bubble party going until they all pop. It’s pretty entertaining.
These quirky yoga army men are actually quite cool for kids and adults alike. The figurines provide a perfect excuse for little guys and gals to get their mind in a more relaxed state and practice some deep breathing. In fact, Amazon reviewers are saying these simple action figures inspire kids who suffer from anger issues take a step back and breathe. The yogis are packaged in a clear, mini yoga studio that features a sleek bamboo floor.
Another cool toy item (that’s also making a comeback) is Polly Pockets. This Hidden Hideout Mermaid Cove set is the perfect gift for a kid who loves tiny friends, especially in mermaid form.
Star Wars LEGOs are a hit for any kid who loves the movie franchise, LEGOs, or both. This replica of Captain Rex’s AT-TE contains 972 pieces and will probably be the coolest thing to keep your kiddo busy for hours.
Keeping a kid outside and in fresh air is the best thing for them. During the hotter summer months, a water play table is the perfect place for a toddler to splash around and work on their motor skills. This particular set gets my bonus points for having an umbrella to keep the little ones in the shade during super hot times.
If your kids are obsessed with styling hair, they’ll love this Deluxe Styling Head and all its accessories.
An actual Quidditch game might be out of the equation but that doesn’t mean your kids shouldn’t get their very own set of bludgers, quaffles, and snitches. All that’s missing is the Nimbus 2000.
Have a messy kid at home? That was a stupid question. This all-star basketball hoop doubles as a hamper. You’re welcome.
Kids love Doc McStuffins and more importantly, they love playing doctor. Whether your child enjoys checking on your heartbeat, focusing on the health of her toys, or examines the family pet’s ears from time to time, this on-the-go rolling doctor’s cart will be a big hit for check-ups.
This FurReal dinosaur, Munchkin Rex baby, makes over 35 sounds and motions. That means your kid will stay entertained for hours. He hops with excitement begging for treats, just like your kid.
Pusheen is a cool cartoon cat character available in magnetic form, coloring book form, and more. With this cross-stitch kit, the crafty animal-lover in your life can learn to embroider Pusheen into a cute little pillow or blanket. Her room will be so cute you won’t be able stand it.
This simple product makes it possible to provide endless entertainment on your next road trip or family vacation. The set includes 50 entertaining games kids can play just about anywhere!
With play dough, stickers, and craft supplies (among other stuff too), a preschool box like this one is sure to keep any kid entertained for a while. They’ll make a mess though, because that’s what they do.
Bring on all of the cuddly cool pets without the actual mess. These fuzzy, colorful pups come with a bottle, scooper, mirror, outfit, and secret message. Plus, there’s a shampoo bottle package that also works as a bath, purse, and playset (now that’s some true multitasking right there).
Even for a squirrelly kid who can’t sit through a board game or movie to save his life, this 100-piece magnetic tiles kit will keep that child entertained, we promise. With endless opportunities to put together and take apart creations, you might get 10 minutes of peace if this toy is in your house.
This float is ideal for mamas with multiple kids who aren’t quite ready to float on their own. Keep the children in one spot easily! You can also take home a version that includes a space for mom and one space for a single child. The split opening for the adult on either option fits most body shapes, too. This float solves a problem but creates another one: You will be splashed in the face, a lot.
Monopoly Gamer Edition gives a cool spin to the classic game we all love.
DIVE, CATCH, REPEAT
Great for kids five and up who might be starting to practice their diving skills, this Finding Dory-themed water toy asks kids to help Mr. Ray pick up Nemo and his friends. Toss baby Dory, Nemo, Pearl, Sheldon, and Kathy into the pool, then swim and dive to catch them with the Mr. Ray net.
LEGO DUPLO is built for a toddler’s smaller hands, with the bricks being twice the size of a classic LEGO piece. (You know, the classic LEGO piece that imprints on the bottom of your foot when you step on it? Yeah, those.) LEGO DUPLO is an awesome intro to building and developing motor skills. There are a ton of different kinds, from animal puzzles and Disney characters to planes, trains, and automobiles.
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