Toys of the Year 2008
Parenting's Toys of the Year 2008. Browse the 25 best toys approved by moms and kids around the country.
Birth to 1 1/2 years
What a hoppin' hut!
It offers plenty for a toddler or two to do: shape sorting, spinning beads, and peekaboo games, just to name a few. There's lots of room inside, plus it folds up fast and flat. (12 months and up; International Playthings, $100; intplay.com)
"It makes her think and really keeps her occupied."
-- Lindsey Hall, mom of Emma, 18 months, Salt Lake City