Hot toys for toddlers!
- Billy Beats Dancing Piano
Your baby Beethoven can compose songs or sing and dance along with this interactive, light-up piano from Mega Bloks.
Where to buy: Billy Beats Dancing Piano, $31.47, Toysrus.ca
- Go! Go! Smart Wheels Train Station Playset
One of the hottest toddler toys of the year, little conductors enjoy endless fun with the 32 interchangeable track pieces, singing train, crank ramp, bridge and cargo. Get your hands on this while you can!
Vtech, $49.98, Amazon.ca
- Fantasy Block Castle
Constructed of solid maple, these 26 whimsical blocks from Hape Toys are made up of brightly painted designs, beads and unique shapes. Bonus: The wood used to make these blocks was harvested from a sustainable forest.
Hape Toys, $29.99, Jouetschoochoo.com
- You Turns
Hop in the driver's seat with this lifelike steering wheel from B. Toys complete with horn and engine sounds, LED blinker, three-song selection radio and a light-up screen for night driving. Perfect for the car seat or highchair.
Where to buy: You Turns, $29.99, Mastermindtoys.com
- Busy Beads Maze Race Around
Chunky beads shaped as cars, planes, trucks and buses are easily maneuvered through loops and dips on this sturdy (and very cute), sustainable table from Alex Toys.
Where to buy: Busy Beads Maze Race Around, $68.28, Amazon.ca
- Pop Up Tents and Tunnel Set
We don't know why exactly, but kids LOVE playing in tents. Promote imaginative playtime with this simple-to-assemble pop-up tent and tunnel. Just as quick to disassemble, it lays flat for easy storage. Great for inside or out.
Where to buy: Pop Up Tents and Tunnel Set, $69.95, Mastermindtoys.com
- Touch Magic Learning Bus
All aboard for an exciting trip of learning the alphabet and new words while improving motor skills, playing games and singing along with cute critters. This Leapfrog toy is available in English and French.
- 1.2.3 Take Along Fire Station
Large rounded pieces make this toy perfect for toddler hands. Complete with a fire truck and ladder, hydrant, two figures and decorating accessories, this portable Playmobil fire station is equipped to handle any emergency.
Where to buy: 1.2.3 Take Along Fire Station, $44.95, Indigo.ca
- Roll & Learn Activity Suitcase
Give them the world in a suitcase. Reciting common travel phrases in an array of languages, the light-up Vtech case even comes with a cell phone.
Where to buy: Roll & Learn Activity Suitcase, $39.94, Walmart.ca
- Poppin' Park Elefun Busy Ball Popper
This Playskool elephant pal is here to have fun. He'll shoot balls from his trunk and it's anyone's guess where they'll land. Kids love chasing the balls and putting them back for Elefun to pop out again. Comes with five multi-coloured balls.
Where to buy: Poppin' Park Elefun Busy Ball Popper, $29.97, Toysrus.ca