Holidays

Holiday Toys That Won’t Blow Your Budget

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Holiday Toys That Won’t Blow Your Budget

It's beginning to look a lot like… playtime! Here are our top picks for the holidays.

Early Years Inside Out Cube

Fuzzy and shiny patterns and animals hide in this big block, which unfolds to reveal its treasures. ($17; intplay.com)

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Infantino Loopapalooza

Teething babies can chomp away on this jingling ball of crinkly flaps, smiling bugs, and gummy rings. ($20; step2.com)

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Haba Colorful Dice

Nest these soft blocks inside each other, and watch the tinted windows change color. ($22.50; diapers.com)

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Yookidoo Discovery Playhouse

This tent is covered with ball drops, shape sorters, and other keep-’em-busy activities. ($100; intplay.com)

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Haba Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Zoo!

Mix and match the heads and bodies of these wooden animals for
guaranteed giggles. ($45; maukilo.com)

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Yookidoo Swap ‘n Go Musical Snail

Hello, escargot! This cute crawler has two removable “shells” that twist, slide, rattle, and squeak. ($37; intplay.com)

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Alex Jr. Busy Bee Discovery Flower

Squeakers, mirrors, rattlers, and holes for pokey fingers hide under this bloom’s petals. ($38; alextoys.com)

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Lamaze Stackers by Learning Curve

Magnets help these rattling creatures get into sticky situations. ($15; happyhentoys.com)

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Little Tikes Go & Grow Lil’ Rollin’ Giraffe

We’d stick our necks out for this giraffe. Your biker babe can personalize it with stick-on spots. ($30; littletikes.com)

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Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Fun With Friends Musical Table

This learning table speaks both English and Spanish, and sits flat on the floor or up on legs. ($45; fisher-price.com)

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Playskool Busy Ball-tivity Center

This jungle comes to life with animals that twirl, balls that swirl, and a volcano that “explodes” with a burst of air. ($26; amazon.com)

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My First Taggies Puzzle

Here’s a puzzle you can take to Nana’s: Each piece pops in and out but stays attached so you can’t lose it. ($30; intplay.com)

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