Chocolate bunnies, jelly beans, and more sugary treats, Easter’s here!
Before you load your kids baskets with candy, consider some of these alternatives that won’t give your young ones a sugar high. Bonus – once all the chocolate is gone, these toys will still be around to play with!
Hurricane Reusable Water Balls
This summer, make tying water balloon knots a thing of the past! Hurricane Reusable Water Balls are soft silicone rubber balls that self-seal and fill in seconds when submerged in water. Upon impact the water bursts out, soaking your target. They can withstand more than1000 throws. Ages 5+. $9.99. fatbraintoys.com
Playfoam Sparkle 4-Pack A tactile toy that never dries out! Playfoam Sparkle provides hours of creative play. The playfoam can be squashed and squished, molded and shaped. The no-stick formula will not leave a residue behind. Ages 3-6. $4.99. educationalinsights.com
PLAYMOBIL Bunny Barn Carry Case – All your little one needs to set up a bunny farm including one figurine, four bunnies, a bunny hutch and other accessories such as a fence and bunny food. Set up your bunnies’ home and let your imagination free. $9.99. Learning Express
Playgro Shape Sorting Flower Puzzle – Perfect for spring, this colorful 22-piece puzzle encourages your child to learn various shapes, practice trial and error and develop special reasoning. The happy flower is the center of the puzzle with each petal being a different color with a different shape. Children learn to sort the shapes as they put the petals on the flower. For ages 12-36 months. $14.99. amazon.com