Industry expert Elizabeth Werner has suggestions:
1. Yvolution Loopa -- Ages Two And Up -- $79.99
The Loopa is an innovative 2-in-1 balance bike to scooter that grows with a child. In balance bike mode, children as young as 2 years old can begin to ride by simply walking and then progress to running and cruising as their motor skills develop. The bike's height-adjustable cushioned seat provides a comfy ride.
2. Smart Shots Sports Center -- 12-36 Months -- $39. 99
Cheer on your little sports star with the smart shots sports center by VTech. This electronic sports center features a soccer net and basketball hoop for a fun 2-in-1 play experience.
3. Sew Cool Sewing Studio -- Ages 6+ -- $39.99
Now kids can start sewing in a safe and creative way! The Sew Cool Sewing Studio is a revolutionary thread-less machine that's perfect for first time sewing experience. Has everything you need to start sewing right away.
4. Charley the Chameleon -- From Birth -- $31.95
Cloud B Charley the Chameleon is a cuddly plush friend that helps children transition from playtime to sleep time. Children's imaginations light up as charley illuminates in a rainbow of colors and plays soothing sounds.
5. VRUM -- Ages Three And Up -- $49. 99
Introducing the first ever, VRUM Batman Ride On/Carry On Toy Box that holds toys and so much more, by Wicked Cool Toys! With 3-in-1 features you can ride it, pull it & take it with you. Includes a dual purpose strap used for pulling or carrying.
6. Step to Play Giant Piano Mat -- Ages Four and Up -- $39.95
Kids can make music while they're dancing, walking or skipping. They can hear different musical instruments such as piano, heart, flute, xylophone, violin, trumpet and banjo.