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Best 2yo BDAY Gift?

My DD will be turning 2 Oct 31. Anyone have suggestions for good toys?
Im mostly interested in anything that will make her think/use her brain in any way :) Thanks ladies.

 
MommaTasha1003

Asked by MommaTasha1003 at 3:13 AM on Oct. 9, 2008 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • For my daughter's 2nd birthday, we got her a Step 2 kitchen and some play food and dishes and I can't tell you how much in the past 8 months she has used this thing...SHE LOVES IT!! May not make her "think," but it enhances imaginative skills. We've bought her so many of those Leap Frog and V-Tech toys and she rarely ever (if ever) plays with those.
    AllAboutKeeley

    Answer by AllAboutKeeley at 7:46 AM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • A good idea for a 2 year old is wal mart or k mart or wherever in thetoy department they also have a musical instrament area. They have little maracas, drums(samall ones) , but they like things that makes noise, while also stimulating there brains. That ,and its fun when you crank the music, and let them just have at it. hope that helps some.
    MessyMe

    Answer by MessyMe at 3:53 AM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • watch your child what types of thing is she iterested in try getting down and playing with her and now is a great time for those haed coverd story books try kitchen thing pots and pans dose she show interest when you clean try child's cleaning things broom or vaccum keep her interested
    jennifer181

    Answer by jennifer181 at 10:44 AM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • my son is in love with beads....the big ones that he can string on a piece of rope....its big enough for him to hold and work on. He also loves shape sorter things. He loves to build things and line things up. He also likes things that ask him to press the letter and or numbers. We bought him some blocks and we ask him to seperate them by color, or shape and he does. Might seem like something for younger children, but he uses his mind more that way.
    Midnightduck515

    Answer by Midnightduck515 at 11:56 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

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