Obviously, you’ve got a smarty pants baby on your hands. Encourage her to keep on boosting brain cells with these educational, captivating and sometimes geeky goodies that just might up those IQ points (and even if they don’t, they’ll add a little fun to your day with Baby!).

Hape Creative Peg Puzzle

If you love toys that have plenty of ways to play, this is the buy for you. Learn colors and shapes, plus build fine motor skills as you sort and lace the pieces on the correct pegs. You can bet that your baby will play with this toy (in many different ways) through many ages and stages.

Available at oompa.com, $19.95.

What educational toy do you and your baby love? Tell us!

–Julie Seguss