105 Best Toys for 3 Year Old Boys and Girls to Fuel Their Independent Self
Whether you’re looking for a birthday or christmas gift, or just a toy to make your little one happy, you’re in the right place, for sure. In this list of toys for 3 year olds, you’ll find inspiring role-play toys, playhouses, ride-on cars, exhilarating outdoor toys and well, too many more to mention.
Children love to copy mommy and daddy and they can do that with this cute Melissa & Doug pretend cleaning set, with mop and broom, etc. It’ll give you a helping hand, too. All of the handles are made with wood which is high quality and brilliantly durable.
Bring the fun and games outdoors with this hilarious Splash Faces tug of war game. Watch the excitement build as the chances of getting sprayed with water rises and they have to tug as hard as they can to keep themselves dry! This is a great way of keeping the kids active.
Here we have Candice Sweets pretend makeup set, so your little one can pretend to be just like mommy, and follow you and your morning makeup routine. It also comes with a cute but handy pink carry case so they can play with it on the go or share it with friends, too.
Let them be the hero of the day with PJ Masks Headquarters, just like in the popular show; on one of the levels is the light & sound control center, where they can choose the mission they wish to solve, fly down the zip line, and capture those pesky intruders – saving the day, hooray.
Become the ultimate nature explorer – great for the garden, the park or maybe a camping trip. With the magnifying glass they can search for interesting tiny creatures, and the binoculars can help them see all the cool sights far away. The fun doesn’t have to stop at sundown as it comes with a flashlight, too.
Clipboards are a popular choice of toys for three year olds as at that age – their writing and drawing skills are developing and they’re a fun way to aid them. The Doc McStuffins board comes with 4 detachable stencils that they can fill in, erase and then start all over again all while enjoying the sounds.
There’s nothing more fun on a miserable rainy day, than making and decorating delicious cupcakes. All kids will love this wooden cupcake set, because they can mix and match the cakes, add pretty wrappers and icing tops, and decorate them however they like with the included icing pens and colorful candles.
Kids can develop a whole range of various developmental skills while playing with this set of 6 awesome take-apart dinosaurs. They’ll be intrigued for hours and hours as they take them all apart and put them back together again using the included screwdriver and spanner, while learning about dinosaurs, too.
By now I’m sure we’re all acquainted with Paw Patrol pups and their well known heroic leader, Ryder. Jump on board the rescue ATV and ‘be there on the double’ to help solve the rescue missions in no time. You can collect the rest of the squad and their awesome vehicles, too and be unbeatable.
It’s time to get that all important check up by your favorite little role play doctor. With this doctor play set there’s nothing they could miss; it comes with a realistic light up x-ray board (with extra cards), a stethoscope, syringe, reflex hammer, glasses and other cool pretend toys.
Here we have an adorable teepee from Little Dove, for your little ones. It’s a great all-rounder as it can be used inside or outside as it’s foldable and comes with a carry case. Inside the teepee are pockets (great for holding books), crayons, and toys for your child to delve into in their private play space.
All boys and girls love playing with the classic giant and tough Tonka dumper truck toy. They’re great for fun in the garden, and in the sand-pit for transporting and dumping sand to build the biggest and most impressive of castles. It’d be a great friend activity, too as they pass it to and fro.
Every girl loves to play dress up in their favorite princess dresses and with this spectacular dress they can pretend to be Elsa from the well-known Disney film Frozen. The dress has an easy zip up back and comes with a set of her blue gloves, a luxurious purple cape and a gorgeous tiara crown.
Pillow Pets are the perfect toys for three year olds as not only are they a cute and cuddly toy – this one being a lovely blue dinosaur – they’re also a portable comfortable pillow that can be taken anywhere, from car rides to using at sleepovers, or could also be used on planes.
What 3 year old doesn’t love the adorable Peppa Pig? Your little one is going to adore playing with this Peppa Pig princess Castle playset. It includes Princess Peppa and her friend Princess Suzy (but any peppa pig figures are compatible) and also a sweet tea set and more.
The VTech DigiArt creative Easel is a brilliant way for young children to learn and have fun at the same time. This easel has a digital screen in the middle of the dry-erase board that lights up, and the children can follow the lights with the magic pen, and learn over 150 numbers, letters and more.
This is an interactive desk by VTech that not only has 5 activity pages included but you can expand their learning by buying more available expansion packs that include a wide curriculum from music to numbers, and even science. The desk also transforms into an easel and chalkboard with storage for pens and chalk, etc.
Here we have the Doc McStuffin’s all-in-one Nursery set. It has a crib for the babies to lay in while waiting to be checked over by your little ‘doc’. The dolls can be weighed and measured, and it also comes with other accessories that can be used to make sure the babies are nice and healthy.
Have your own mini chef (with matching hat) cook you up a scrummy storm with Peppa Pig’s Little Kitchen. They’re going to have so much fun as they make tea with the kettle, cook with the sizzling pan and bake tasty delights in the light up oven.
Not only can your child have their very own kitchen, they can make yummy ‘food’ to cook in it with the Play-Dough shape n slice set. It comes with 6 pots of dough, plenty of molds, presses, knives, mixing bowls and kitchen scissors to create the biggest buffet ever for all of their family and friends.
Get them up and active either outdoors or inside with this awesome Slam Dunk Ball Pit.The whole pit and hoop is inflatable so it’s perfectly easy to set up, and once all the fun is over it’s quick to put away again. It comes with 20 multicolored air-filled balls to throw into the hoop.
Life really will be a rollercoaster for your 3 year old when you buy them this fabulous ride on toy from Step2. With a mighty 9ft. of track, little thrill seekers can push the easy entry car up the steps, climb on-board, and then experience their own white-knuckle ride as they whizz down to the bottom.
Have your little ones cooking up a storm with their very own interactive play kitchen. With a 20 piece accessory kit included, this awesome kitchen boasts a granite look worktop, opening “stainless steel” refrigerator, microwave, and oven, pull-out drawers, and a frying pan and saucepan that actually recreate real cooking sound by opening the lids.
This magnificent T-Rex might look like she’s the boss, but your child will be calling all the shots as they operate her using the handle on her back. With a touch of a button or a turn of a dial, your Jurassic keeper can make her chomp, lunge, and even light up! Accessories included.
With 30+ learning activities, 160+ vocab words, and over 20 melodies, the Touch and Learn Activity Desk from Vtech will teach your young scholar in no time at all. Themes such as numbers, letters, animals, and music are included, and when she wants to go it alone, the desk flips to reveal a chalkboard and easel.
Teach your child to be an ‘upstanding’ member of society with the Monkey Balance Board! Designed to encourage coordination, spatial awareness, posture and more, this delightfully cheerful toy will have your kids wibbling and wobbling for hours on end as they try to keep their balance. For children aged 3+, with adult assembly required.
The sturdy construction of this fab toy from Playkidz will truly come into its own when kids get their hands on it, because it really will take some hammering! Pop the smooth-sanded balls into the holders, bash them with the included hammer, and watch as they roll down the colorful course before appearing at the bottom.
Spiderman and Hulk join forces in this LEGO Duplo set to defeat Sandman as he tries to take over the world! Help Spidey speed to the rescue on his motorbike, and assist Hulk in his laboratory as he searches for a way to defeat Sandman before time runs out. Complete with accessories and 3 figures.
When you combine fun with learning, something magical happens, and that is exactly what your child will see when he peers into the My First Microscope from Educational Insights. With 8x magnification, this award-winning toy will help kids get up close and personal with petals, leaves, rocks, or anything else they can fit under the viewer!
Bring the thrill of the circus to your child’s playroom with this utterly adorable magnetic circus train set, which comes with 60+ pieces. Bright and colorful, youngsters can set up the big top, tame the lions, send in the clowns, amaze with the acrobats, and then take them all for a ride in the cheerful train carriages.
LeapFrog have served up a real treat with this toy – who knew learning could be so much fun? The Number Lovin’ Oven encourages math skills as they divide and share, counting as they click the timer, and vocabulary as they sing and talk along to the 30+ songs and phrases included. Set includes 16 pieces.
If your little one is too small for a tree house in the backyard, give them one which they can play with indoors, instead. The Tree Top Adventure activity center stands at 22.5” high and features enough activities to keep them amused for hours, including spinners, sliders, shapes, animals, bead runs, and so much more.
Putting a whole new slant on art, these wonderful mosaic pegboards allow children to create pictures by snapping different colored pegs into place to complete an image – once they’ve mastered that they can ‘freehand’ on the blank pegboard to make their own masterpieces. Perfect for encouraging dexterity, fine motor skills, color recognition, sequencing, and more.
Made from 100% recycled plastic, this adorable ferry boat from Green Toys makes bath time fun. Complete with two cars, kids can load up the ferry with the vehicles before sailing across to the other side of the tub and unloading them again via the included ramp. And, as they’re dishwasher-safe, they’ll stay clean and mold-free, too.
You can’t fit a square peg into a round hole, but with this set of wooden puzzles, kids can certainly try! Perfect for both color and shape sorting, this set of four puzzles will also strengthen fine motor skills as pre-schoolers figure out what goes where.
Children are going to have a roaring time using their imaginations while playing with these realistic looking Prextex dinosaurs. The set also comes with a book, jam packed full of information and incredible history on all of the dinosaurs, which will definitely create some interesting chats between parents and children during bonding time.
Doc Mcstuffin’s fans are gonna adore this toy hospital playset as it’s crammed full of exciting features from their favorite show, that of course they’re going to know all about. In this playset they’re going to find the command center, cool light up x-ray table, vet clinic and tonnes more.
The kids are going to be lost in their incredible imaginations for absolute hours when playing with this awesome dragon slayer costume. The second they step into the costume, they’re immediately going to transform into character and go hunting for those dangerous dragons, but don’t worry, they’ll be safe with the sword and shield.
When looking for toys for three year olds, play tents are just great as they let their creative sparks fly, just like they can in this amazing rocket tent. The tent also has the bonus of a super cool space torch projector. which is a brilliant accessory for their journeys to the moon as astronauts.
This amazing 5 piece set by Playz is the ultimate play centre for all young girls and boys. It’s a great way of letting groups of children play together and develop their social and physical skills, all while having endless amounts of fun. The set can also be used either indoors or out.
This incredible toy kitchen has all of the features any child would ever want when role-playing as the ultimate chef, or maybe even pretending to be their mommy or daddy and cooking their favorite snacks and meals. The kitchen has lots of handy storage space for the cooking accessories, so no need to worry.
Every parent loves a mess-free way of entertaining their kids and this mat uses no ink or paint, just clean water, so there’s no mess at all! The mat can be used over and over again as it dries in minutes, and the pens are also reusable – just fill them back up and start again.
The Education Insights Design & Drill activity center is an ingenious way of helping kids develop a whole range of skills, like hand-to-eye coordination as well as fine motor skills, which is a necessary pre-writing skill. They also use their creativity as they can drill in bolts to make their own designs, or follow premade ones.
We don’t know about you, but as parents, our cell phones are full of photos that our kids have taken themselves. A great way to aid your budding photographer is by giving them the amazing VTech Kidizoom camera, not only are the pictures of good quality but it’s fun, drop-proof and durable.
Meet the Paw Patrol’s newest vehicle for the team; the sub patroller. Help Ryder save the day, helping him to save the baby animals by shooting life rings from the launcher and bringing them back to shore safely – but they could get stuck, so Ryder has special diving gear to help out himself.
The Hatchimals Nursery is where you can protect, hatch and care for your adorable Hatchimal colleggtibles, and this set actually comes with its own exclusive collegtible, how exciting. Place it inside the special hatching tree and watch it crack open ready to meet you and enjoy the fun-packed nursery.
Race to the rescue with Zuma and his hovercraft copter. The hovercraft has snap-in propeller’s that spin just like the real thing. Put Zuma into the hovercraft copter, collect and join the rest of the pups, and work out how to complete the mission the best way you can as ‘no pup is too small!’
With this Amazon Exclusive Disney princess dress up trunk those imaginations will be running wild, as the possibilities of fun really are endless. Your child could dress up themselves for some creative solo-play or join in with her friends and have a princess party, masquerading as their favourite Disney characters.
Waffle blocks are a brilliant choice of toys for three year olds. Not only are they using their hands and minds, but they can play on their own or with others too, creating and building a cool track, station, and scene for the Little Tikes steam train to chug around all day long.
The Step2 Clubhouse Climber is the perfect way to get those kids active and healthy. They’ll drive into excitement and fun with the rotating steering wheel, climb up the steps, step over the bridge, crawl underneath, slip down either of the 2 slides, then start all over again and again and again.
Kids are going to love playing outdoors with this Little Tikes totsports T-ball set. The bat and balls are deliberately oversized to help toddlers hit them and perfect their aim and swing; once they get the hang of it they can adjust the height of the ‘T’ to challenge themselves a little.
Girls are going to love parading around in these lovely Disney princess costumes, pretending to be Belle, Rapunzel and Ariel. The trunk is full of not only costmumes, but headbands, rings, bracelets, earrings and stunning necklaces to complete the outfits and make them feel special and pretty, too.
The amazon Fire tablet with the pink kid-proof case would be a perfect toy for any child. Not only are they amazing for helping them learn with all of those incredible apps that are available, they’re also very handy for keeping them occupied when travelling as they can watch movies and their favorite shows.
Remote-control cars are a must have toy for all girls and boys, especially this one as it’s easy to use with its large controller and big buttons, and it’s also sturdy and colorful. The car also comes with its own driver, a little figurine dressed in a racing outfit complete with (the much needed) helmet.
The Melissa & Doug doctor role-play dress up set has everything they need to be fit for the role, including a mask, reflex hammer to check those knees and elbows, ear scope, syringe to make everything better if you’re not quite right, and that important stethoscope which also has sound effects.
Matching card games are the ultimate classic game that everyone needs, they’re fun to play with at home, during family picnics, and on car rides to help the journey pass in no time, helping to prevent those “are we there yets”, boredom complaints, and unhappy faces.
This Barbie playset won’t have your child shouting “next” for a different toy to play with, just for their next patients – those 2 adorable babies who need a bath, a check up with the stethoscope, and to be fed with their bottles. All that’s left to do is give them the most important thing, cuddles.
When asked what they want to be when they grow up, children often say astronaut, and as so, this rocket is one of the best toys for three year olds. Not only does it fuel ambition to be who they wanna be, but they’ll have fun with it for lightyears. Warning: you may encounter aliens!
Little boys can be just like their daddy with this 68 piece workbench and tool set – the perfect toy for 3 year olds. If you need anything fixed, your son will be sure to have it done in no time at all. They can screw bolts tighter, saw, and build things only they could dream up.
This is the Freedom Swing set, which comes with 5 stations and can accommodate up to 6 children, perfect for bigger families or those who have friends and family over often. Perfectly safe for little ones, as it has foam covers for the bars, handles for the swing and chains designed to not pinch those little hands.
Here we have the Lego Duplo town truck and tracked excavator set, perfect for boys and girls interested in diggers and building blocks. With just a little help from mom or dad they’ll have it all built ready to play with in no time – the set comes with 2 construction workers, and extra blocks to dig up.
PJ Masks Catboy and Cat-car are here ready for action. With Cat-Car being super fast and slick, and Catboy always ready to roar into the night to save the day, the mission will be solved at a click of a finger. Collect the other characters to be the ultimate team.
The VTech lil’ speller phonics station is here to help children learn all about letters and their sounds, in a much more interactive way than books, as it has a screen that brings words to life, so your little one will engage and learn for longer. The case stores all letters neatly away after use.
Everyone is going to absolutely adore playing with this Frozen Jeep Wrangler – not only is it decorated in Frozen stickers and colors, the radio also plays the best songs from the movie, so you can have sing-along drive-alongs! The doors open and close so it’s easy to get in and out of for little legs.
Kick playtime into gear with this stunning child-sized Chevrolet, and be the coolest kid around town. The car even has its own mp3 jack to play your own tunes and playlists, makes driving sounds, and the lights also work realistically; role-play will be a complete dream for any car-loving kid.
Become a sailor of the seven seas with the Little Tikes 2-in-1 pirate ship. It has wheels so it can be ridden over those dangerous carpet waves, to find that precious treasure, ah-har! The deck also opens and closes for added storage for the accessories and included pirate figurines.
The cozy cottage starter home is an adorable way to introduce dollhouses to little ones. It also makes life a little easier for parents as it comes ready assembled so it can be played with right away. The set comes with the sweet rabbit figurine, dining table and chairs, cooking tools and a comfy bed.
Children love playing with tablets and they’re going to adore playing with this one, too. It’s easy to use and has lots of features and activities to engage in such as the keyboard to make their own songs, color-changing screen, counting, and fun letter games. It has auto-shut off to help preserve battery life, too.
These fun building blocks from Melissa and Doug are the perfect toys for 3 year old boys and girls who love to construct. There are lots of possibilities for games and challenges they could use with these, like building the biggest possible tower, creating a wall, building a certain shape, or even their own fort.
We’re certain there’s enough play-dough in this Amazon exclusive case of a whopping 10 tubs to last a family a lifetime, full of lovely enticing bright colors to stimulate little minds and make play time more fun. With so many colors they can make any object they desire, be it a cute animal or cool car.
Kids are going to love copying mommy and daddy by cooking on the bbq just like they do, with this realistic Barbeque Get Out n’ Grill by Little Tikes. They can make yummy burgers and hot dogs, and just like all other Little Tike toys, this one is brilliant quality and just as durable and fun.
The Peppa Pig deluxe playhouse has 4 neat rooms to have lots of fun and games in with siblings or friends. They can be Peppa and her younger brother George playing in their bedroom and jumping on their beds, hungry piggies eating snacks out of the fridge in the kitchen, and lots and lots more.
Kids are going to have hours upon hours of enjoyment from this playground swing, slide and trampoline set. It also has a sun shade to offer some protection from the sun (though sunscreen is always recommended) and it’s made of metal so it’s seriously robust, which is for the best as kids will use it for years.
Do you even have a child if you haven’t heard of the Trolls movie, yet? We think most children have watched it on repeat at some point by now, so no doubt they’re going to love anything and everything to do with the movie, just like this Poppy Pillow Pet that’s incredibly fluffy and soft.
We’ve already mentioned the Colleggtibles, the adorable little Hatchimals that hatch and can be taken with you as they’re the perfect portable size. However, with this cute egg carton case, once you’ve hatched the ones included, you can then put all your favorites inside it to take everywhere with you, yay.
Young girls are going to adore dressing up with these pretty fashion accessories. The set comes with everything a girl needs to take her favorite dressing up outfit to the next level, and then some. The bundle includes; 4 different pairs of gorgeous shoes, 3 bangles, 2 pairs of lovely sparkly earrings and more.
3 year old girls and boys will undoubtedly want to play with this pack of 3 dinosaurs the minute they set eyes upon them. They come already made up, so kids will set on them right away using the screwdriver to take them apart and use their skills and concentration to put them back together again.
Bring the magic alive with this kinetic magical sand; the kit comes with tons of sculpting molds to shape the sand into fun objects like castles, cars, ice cream, birds and more, creating their own special little world that they can design just how they want. Magic sand is seriously easy to clean up, too.
With this set you can play with Barbie and her awesome color changing swimming suit – it even comes with a cute mommy dog and her sweet little puppy, too. If you put mommy-dog into the pool and press the button she’ll swim and splash around all by herself, and her puppy can sit on her back.
Bouncy castles make the ideal toys for 3 year olds, and now they can have their very own! This one is made by Little Tikes, and is in classic primary colors. The Jump n’ Slide bouncer comes with a heavy-duty blower to keep a continuous air flow, keeping the bouncing fun going hours and hours.
This Toysmith ‘knight in shining armour’ set has everything a knight would ever need to complete the noble quests set before him. You could set him challenging tasks yourself to pique his interest and could even tell stories of famous knights, or make ones up yourself involving dragons and other exciting creatures.
Just like the take apart dinosaurs previously mentioned, this awesome tool truck can be completely disassembled, using the included fully functioning drill, and then put back together again with the plastic tools and screws, so your little one will feel just like a real mechanic.
Here we have a wooden monster truck made by Melissa & Doug that comes with 4 paints and sheets of stickers so it can be decorated however your child likes. They can let loose creatively and paint the truck however they like be it patterns, stripes, or a block color decorated with cool decals.
All Paw Patrol fans will love with the My Size Lookout Tower – at just over 2.5 feet tall it’s impressive, and we all know kids love receiving large toys on birthdays, especially when it’s a toy from a show they enjoy. The tower plays the phrases from characters when buttons are pressed.
These engineering blocks encourage STEM learning which means science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The blocks aid this as your child problem-solves while building with them, by creating their own structures and builds and figuring out how they go together, and which shapes and parts need to be used.
Here we have a perfect gift idea for all children, girls and boys. Waffle blocks are great as children have to concentrate to be able to use them to build and create vehicles, shapes or buildings, etc. They’re also a brilliant aid for motor-skill and problem-solving practice.
Kids love ride-on toys like trikes and scooters, especially at the age of 3 years old as they may be interested in bikes but can find they’re difficult to use at that point. So this PlasmaCar is great as it’s the best size, still lots of fun to run around on and doesn’t need batteries.
By now we’re all used to seeing the traditional trampoline but we’ve never seen one like this climb n’ slide trampoline before. The trampoline itself has a safety net and foam covers and so is perfect for kids – on one side it has the orange slide,while on the other it has a climbing step.
Children who love Doc McStuffin’s will also love to play Doctors just like her and have her cute Hospital Doctor’s bag set. It has her special name badge, and stethoscope that makes sounds and has cool light up features – with this set they can also check your temperature and administer your medicine via syringe.
PJ Masks fans will simply not be able to resist playing with the PJ Masks Headquarters set. It has 3 levels of action packed ‘day saving’ heroic excitement. The set also comes with a Catboy and his awesome Cat Car, but the fun doesn’t stop there as on the second level you can even launch furballs.
Oh my gosh, everyone’s seen the classic Little Tikes red and yellow car, and here is the amazing girly unicorn version. It’s being ‘pulled along’ by a sweet unicorn who’s horn turns as you go, and lights up. You can also insert a foot floor so parents can push instead of the children.
Gain your own little cookie monster with the Melissa & Doug Slice and Make wooden cookie set. This adorable toy for 3 year olds comes with cookies which can be laid out on the included cookie sheet, and decorated with whatever Velcro attached icing choice they want to make. Delicious fun for little chefs anywhere.
Kids are going to have hours of fun with this 2-in-1 VTech smart shots Center. Not only is it a soccer net, it has a basketball hoop which has an interactive LCD smart screen. The features don’t end there either as it has multiple fun light up buttons with sounds and even spinning cogs.
Playing with this Go! Go! set by VTech is just like having a day at the adventure park; it’s got so many rides and super cool features that everybody will love, and with so many features it’s a great toy for group play. The set is also compatible with almost all other Go! Go! Smartwheels playsets.
This is a friction-powered garbage truck by ToyThrill. It’s a big size so it’s perfect for those little hands to push around and play with, pull back and watch it spring off into action. The green truck also has fun lights and sounds to make the truck even more realistic.
3 year olds love roleplay toys and they can pretend they’re really at the supermarket by using the cash register, shopping cart, working scanner and that yummy looking play food. It’s a perfect toy for playing with others, like mommy or daddy, or friends, too. One can be the cashier and the other the customer.
Your little one can discover the fun of shopping and choosing things you need in a store with this Little Tikes shopping cart. It’s made of tough plastic so it’s perfect for carting around heavier shopping loads (or toys in the fold down seat) and it’s durable, too.
Children will love playing with this luxurious looking play kitchen by KidKraft; it’s just like mommy and daddy’s kitchen with its microwave, refrigerator, oven and dishwasher. The freezer even has a chalkboard on it to write notes or things needed to stock the fridge. Get those tasty meals ready!
Here we have an adorable picnic table by Step2, which has an included umbrella for that much needed shade on sunny days. Your children will love eating together in the garden and getting some fresh air. Afterwards, parents can fold it up and put it away as it helpfully folds flat for easy storage.
A barbecue is a superb toy for 3 year old grill-masters for all those long summer days in the back yard. With this Play-Doh burger barbecue toy, kids can make the ultimate delicious burgers to cook up a storm with. With plenty of included tubs of play-dough and accessories, the fun will never end.
Kids can pretend to be a fabulous farmer with this incredible John Deere Ground Force tractor with heavy-duty trailer. They can drive along with either of the 2 speeds (the second speed can be turned off by parents) and take along their favorite toys, while listening to songs on the FM radio.
Wow, children could literally stamp and paint anything they desire to create with this massive bundle.Complete with easy to hold, cool shaped paint sponges, brushes, roller sponges that make lots of funny squiggly patterns and a (rather handy) apron with 3 pockets to hold their favorite brushes.
Your mini people can copy you in the kitchen with this play foods and dishes set. It has two light up stove tops with different sized pans and lids. The set also comes with yummy choppable fruits that make realistic sounds when being sliced, a teapot, and other utensils.
Kids can be the manager of their own awesome food-serving truck, serving up delicious delights to all of their family and friends. They can drive around the home, serving up tacos, pizzas, smoothies and more – the cash register reads all of the included menu cards, making serving fun and easy.
Here we have Paw Patrol’s Chase and his Spy Cruiser. “No job is too big and no pup is too small” – he’s here to save the day. Kids can copy their favorite scenes from the shows and learn all about bravery and teamwork to solve problems.
Kids are going to have so much fun trekking their favorite toys around in the Lil’ wagon by Little Tikes – it’s light enough for them to pull along but just the right size to hold enough toys. The wheels are designed to be kind to indoor floors but rugged enough for outside use, too.
Your little 3 year old can pretend they’re the next masterchef with this kitchen toy. It‘s made to be durable but it’s also compact so it’ll fit nicely in a child’s small room or anywhere lacking in space. The kitchen has lots of extra accessories for even more fun and imaginative play.
Children are going to learn all about numbers when they play with the LeapFrog Count Along Cash register. The register will bring the fun to life as it has over 50 educational songs and phrases, and it also comes with extras, such as pretend coins, a shopping card, and healthy pretend food.
Puppies are adorable and all children fall in love with them, and now they can have their own to care for and look after. The sweet little pup comes with its own pet carrier that has buttons and light up features to make looking after their pup nothing like a chore.
Your little one can pretend to be just like you, because they can have a laptop now, too. Only, let’s face it, this one looks much more exciting and cool. It has lots of features, like educational games, music and puzzles that all aid critical thinking skills.
This classic red tricycle by Radio Flyer is absolutely precious, they can ride on a trike that replicates what mommy’s and daddy’s could’ve looked like. The tricycle is made of steel and has rubber tires so it’s designed around durability and not just looks, though those chrome handlebars are impressive indeed.
If the classic look isn’t your kid’s kind of thing, you could always go for this awesome Super Friends Batman Trike, with lights and sounds. The trike is sure to impress any young child, for sure. The large front wheel is designed for faster pedalling (and what kid doesn’t want to go fast?).
Every young girl loves to have their hair styled in pretty looking ponytails, braids and other fashionable styles. The barbie styling head comes with the classic barbie pink styling brush and 4 hair elastics to help them use their creativity and make some cool hair styles.
Kids who want to become the next chart topping popstar can definitely start their singing and track developing career with this wicked VTech Record and Listen studio. Not only does it record their voices with the realistic microphone, but they can make their own amazing tracks too with the piano and more.
This is a brilliant all-round learning toy for all 3 year olds, as it promotes development within lots of areas, such as imagination development, problem-solving skills, and fine motor skills, too. All while learning about math, the alphabet, and using their creativity and imagination to make fun shapes and objects.
Children are going to absolutely adore using their imaginations to build and create the yummiest looking ice-cream cones with this cute LeapFrog Scoop & Learn Ice cream Cart. There’s lots of colorful choices of flavorful ice cream scoops that they can then top off with delicious whipped cream.
Little ones can play on their own or with a friend too with this exciting tough workshop. It’s the perfect height for them to be able to make the most of the accessories it comes with, like the hammer, nails and saw, all of which fit into the storage underneath the bench with sliding doors.
If you’re a parent or caregiver to children we;re sure by now you’ve seen the awesome sensory boards that have taken the world by storm, online. Here you’ll find out just how to make your own sensory board for your little ones, that they’re sure to love.
With this DIY project, you can find out how to make an adorable little monster pillow that’ll become your little one’s next best friend for bed time, play time or maybe even car rides. The DIY lists all the supplies you’ll need, and has step-by-step instructions that are easy to follow.
Over on DesignDazzle’s blog you’ll find this fun yet funky DIY fish game; the writer reminisces of summer camping trips fishing with her Dad and as so this DIY idea was born, but without all the splashing and smelly fish. You’ll mainly only need things laying around the house to make the game.
Here’s a DIY that shows you just how simple and easy it is to make your child their own fun balance board. It consists of just a board (the longer it is the easier it is to balance) on top of a cylinder that you stand on and the aim’s to not fall off – hopefully.
On the Creative Connections for Kids blog you find this DIY on how to make a cool velcro ball – a fun way of getting kids on their feet and moving. You’ll only need a handful of supplies that are all easy to get hold of and it’s fairly simple and quick to put together.
Every kid LOVES to play with silly putty so obviously, you’re wondering where to buy it, right? Well, you don’t need to, because with this DIY you can find out how to make your own silly putty recipe that’s not only fun for children but easy to clean up for adults, so you’re onto a winner.
Here’s a DIY on how to make soap, not just any old boring soap, but dinosaur soap! Yep, that’s right, dinosaure soap. This is a simply brilliant idea as it gets those that are a little fussy around bath time to WANT to wash. Who doesn’t want to smell like a dino, right?
On Handicraftiness you’ll discover this awesome DIY on how to make your little one their own portable felt board that’ll only take a couple of hours to make. It’s a great way to make journeys and day trips more enjoyable (for both the kids and moms and dads)
Kids can join in and and help you make these super cool DIY mix and match alien magnets, as they can color in the printable alien pictures using all their favorite colors and patterns, and then a parent can cut them out and help stick them down, ready to play with right away.
Children love to get lost in their imaginations and pretend play is another way for them to do that, but it’s great because they learn to love solo play as much as they do playing with friends or family.This DIY pretend doctor set would make a great toyset for any young un.
Dollhouses are great, but they’re not very portable, which means kids must leave their favorite toy at home when they go out. This DIY shows you how to make an adorable house for your little one’s dolls, complete with storage space and a carry handle so she can take it wherever she goes.
Not all superheroes wear capes, but when they really can’t go without here’s a tutorial which shows you exactly how to make as many capes as your little superhero needs. Using just felt and a needle and thread (or a glue gun for those who like the no-sew approach), they’re super simple and quick to make.
The sound of rain is so soothing to the soul, so how about recreating that sound even when the sun is shining with this DIY guide that shows you how to make your very own rain stick? Head over to The Imagination Tree for instructions and pictures, and let your (and your toddler’s) imaginations go wild.
Puzzles are every parent’s secret weapon when it comes to beating boredom, so how about making a few of these fab magnetic picture puzzles, as demonstrated by No Time for Flash Cards? Using any pictures you like, you can make a magnetic puzzle that is perfect for long journeys and even longer rainy day afternoons.
Check out this simple but clever DIY idea, which turns a metal baking sheet into a puzzle board which is perfect for hanging on refrigerators, walls, doors etc. By sticking letters, numbers, animals, or colors to the sheet, tots can use magnetic shapes to match to each picture, encouraging recognition skills and more.
Make this adorable reading tent for your little bookworm and you might just be tempted to make an adult sized one for yourself, too. Using wood, bolts, and curtains, you can rustle up this gorgeous nook that can be filled with pillows, blankets, and fairy lights for a cozy space to call their own.
Play kitchens are great, but why not extend that fun with a mud kitchen they can use outdoors? This handy tutorial shows you how you can put together their own little garden galley, quickly and easily, where they can make messy mud pies and squelchy stir-fries to their hearts’ content.
If store-bought play food doesn’t do it for you, have a go at making your own using this too-cute idea from Myrtle and Eunice. This guide is for a felt ‘sandwich’, but it would be easy to adapt it to any food items; perfect for play kitchens, picnic baskets, or that pretend café they love to create.
Without giving specific instructions, The Frugal Granny shows you how you can turn some ordinary pieces of furniture into a wonderful workbench for those mini DIYers that love to copy Mommy or Daddy. With a lick of paint and a few extra touches, you can create something similar with your own special touches added.
Utilize of all that fence space in the backyard by making this super cool ball run that uses plastic guttering and brackets to create a crazy maze for balls to navigate. Spray paint the pieces in bright cheerful colors, and you’ll have a fun installation that all the kids will be begging to play with.