Behold the two-year-old: a creature in the wilds of childhood, who is cute, curious, and can’t get enough fun—until suddenly a nap is needed. We’ve gathered our top 20 gift ideas that are not only fun but also new, cool, and perfect for age two. Flip through the album below for toys, books, and stuffies that will captivate toddlers’ burgeoning imaginations as they learn and grow this coming year.

Nature Buddies Wooden Mini Puzzles 

What do a turtle, a fish, and an elephant have in common? That’s for your favorite two-year-old to figure out! This set of three puzzle friends will keep quick attention spans engaged and build problem solving skills as little fingers figure out how to fit each animal into its cutout. Roll them out one at a time or all at once for bonus challenge points (And we love the Fat Brain Toys Lifetime Guarantee.).

Available at Fat Brain Toys, $12.95.

  • Green Toys House Lifestyle 2
  • wooden-rolling-boats-blocks-water-waves
  • 3376-PegFriendsFarm-Girl via Learning Resources
  • Seedling_ Farmers Market Playtime Kit
  • rock-chalk-set-of-5 via Land of Nod
  • Petting Zoo via Playmobil 1.2.3
  • LittleGarden via HABA
  • Josie Chipmunk via Hazel Village
  • Lets Count to Ten via Nerdy Baby
  • Hape Xylophone Melody Track
  • curvy-board-downward-dog-high-res
  • Lassig.LittleMonsters.Collection.Lifestyle3
  • Rocking Moose via IKEA
  • Learning Letters Activity Book[2] via Lakeshore
  • McClaren push car via Step2
  • Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn First Words Puppy 2
  • Foam Cone Factory ! via TOMY
  • care-bear-yellow via land of nod
  • Cloud-b-Beebop-LIFESTYLE4-1453

 

What’s on your two-year-old’s list this season? Let us know in the comments below!

— Jennifer Massoni Pardini

Editor’s Note: At the time of publication, all items were available for purchase.

All images courtesy retailers.

 

 

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