Easter Basket Gift Guide – Hop Over for Everything Easter!

Thank you to our wonderful partners for sending us super fun samples to play with! If you see it on the list below, that means our kiddos loved them!

We’ve put together our list of tried and true new favorite toys for this year’s Easter Basket! 

  1. Bananas – The latest collectible craze to hit the market, just got bigger & better. Bananas Series 2 has all new rainbow Bananas as well as new Lemon & Lime Surpries. Get them as singles or as beautiful colored bunches. Peel each scented fruit to reveal unique Crushie characters inside. You’ll love decorating your Crushie characters with gemstone stickers, or connecting your Crushies together on the vine! Series 2 includes more than 50 new unique Crushie characters to collect!
  2. smART sketcher Projector by Flycatcher – The smART sketcher projector allows children and adults to transform photos taken from their smart devices into a sketch. By using the free smART sketcher app, photos are filtered and transferred via Bluetooth to the projector. Instantly users will see their desired image projected onto paper. The smART sketcher also comes with pre-loaded micro SD cards that are filled with a variety of activities including step-by-step drawings, learn-to-write letters and numbers, and more. Available at major retailers in store and online for $59.95 and recommended for kids 5 and up. 
  3. Elmo’s Wagon by Green Toys – Load up Green Toys™ Elmo’s Wagon with all your favorite things! Sturdy and durable for indoor and outdoor toddler play, it features fun Elmo faces on each of the four hubcaps, as well as an Elmo on each side of the wagon. The 100% cotton rope handle makes it easy for little ones to haul around their most prized possessions, and also tucks inside for convenient, safe storage. Made in the USA from 100% recycled plastic with no BPA, phthalates, or PVC. Packaged with recycled and recyclable materials printed with soy inks. For ages 18 months and up. Available Spring 2019. 
  4. Dolce Sports Car – Clip the Dolce Sports car to any stroller and watch as your baby explores and laughs. Featuring high quality fabric with rattle, mirror, crinkle, teether and ribbons for tactile fun. Dolce stands for Develop, Observe, Learn, Create, Educate. Let your baby DEVELOP their sensory skills with the wide variety of high quality textured fabrics. Your little one will love to OBSERVE the fun colorful fabrics and LEARN to understand cause and effect through the many interesting activities in our toys. CREATE fun, learning and roleplay with your favorite Dolce friend. Let the beautiful, interesting and activity rich Dolce toys EDUCATE through play.
  5. Ooze Labs Slime by Thames & Kosmos – Each Ooze Lab tube contains a fun and simple science experiment in a big plastic test tube that allows kids to create a safe material for fun play and chemistry learning. Ooze Labs 1: Magnetic Slime, Ooze Lab 2: Hot Ice Crystals, Ooze Labs 3: Magic Sand, Ooze Labs 4: Hypercolor Slime, Ooze Labs 5: Glow-in-the-Dark Slime, Ooze Labs 6 – Sunshine Slime, Ooze Labs 7 – Glitter Slime. Available now on Amazon, at Nordstrom and at your local toy store.
  6. PBS KIDS Plug & Play – TV Streaming Stick – 100+ Hours of preloaded PBS KIDS videos, sing alongs, exclusive games and more. First ever KIDS’ Streaming Stick for ages 2+. The PBS KIDS Plug & Play is the first kid-safe television & playtime educational streaming stick and first connected TV device to host the PBS KIDS 24/7 Channel and live stream. Plug the device into a television and power source to instantly enjoy PBS KIDS content. Connect to WIFI and access the PBS KIDS 24/7 Channel live stream.
  7. PARA’KITO Refillable Bands & Clips – With a unique blend of essential oils, patented slow-release technology and super-smart product design, PARA’KITO™ products offer the ultimate protection in a stylish way. PARA’KITO™ is sold in more than 35 markets all over the world. All products work in any climate, including temperate and tropical zones, for buzz-free bliss in any activity. Each pellet provides up to 15 days of constant protection. Bands and clips are waterproof, easily adjustable and can be worn around the wrist or ankle or hung on a backpack, belt or stroller. Kids’ bands come with a special ID label for name and contact details! Sports Bands are offered in a Lycra material and feature reflective material and an ID tag. The new Party Edition bands come in Lycra material and feature fun, flirty designs for stylish protection. Products are available at mass and specialty retailers, including Amazon, Walmart, Target and Whole Foods, as well as www.ParaKito.com.
  8. Wild Republic Rubber Ducks – These are not your mother’s ducks! Wild Republic’s new collectible line of Rubber Ducks features 31 wildly unique and highly detailed ducks including a zombie duck, mermaid duck and even a unicorn duck. Our ducks are mold-free due to our special hole-less design, and, yes, they do float! 
  9. Fanilu Apparel – Unique and stylish activewear for girls and tweens. Fanilu products evoke a juxtaposition of strength and femininity that captures the idea that comfortable and cool clothing is sporty-chic and can be worn every day.  The products combine luxury, fashion and performance.