It’s that time of year again! The Holidays are fast approaching, and we know how difficult it can be to find the perfect environmentally friendly toys for your little one.
Below is our ultimate list of environmentally friendly toys for babies and toddlers.
Our list includes toys from Petit Collage, HABA, Green Toys, Grimm’s, BeginAgain and PlanToys. Each of these companies is known for their eco-friendly toy making practices. Their top priority is creating beautiful, enticing and safe toys. Do you want to learn more about them? Click on any of their names, and learn how their toys keep kids and the environment happy.
We know the happiest time of year is also the busiest, so what if you can’t find these toys at your local toy store? Not to worry, click on any of the buy buttons below and you’ll head straight to their amazon listing.
Petit Collage – Wood Stroller Book, Safari – $15.00
Six sturdy easy-to-turn wooden pages feature bold colors and classic Petit Collage icons and patterns.
Petit Collage – My First Touch and Feel Alphabet – $10.00
This book features accordion fold-outs, shaped animals, and touch-and-feel textures.
Petit Collage – Day & Night First Words Book – $10.00
A great companion to take with you on daily routines from morning to night.
BeginAgain – Tinker Totter Robot Character Set – $28.00
The pieces easily come apart and go back together again so your child can create a robot from their imagination, and their retro look is sure to charm your preschooler.
Petit Collage – Organic Baby Chime Ball, Bunny – $17.00
Mentally stimulating with fun colors this baby toy helps develop hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills.
BeginAgain – Coloring Eggs Matching Puzzle – $12.00
Your little one can learn colors and language while playing and helping to improve problem-solving skills and creative thinking.
PlanToys – Alphabet Marine Puzzle – $18.00
This marine theme puzzle includes a shell, crab, turtle and whale, to encourage kids to learn about marine life. Also helps develop problem solving, and fine motor skills.
PlanToys – Numbers 1-10 – $18.00
These two-sided tiles feature number 1-10 with colorful pictures and words that help children count, match, spell and trace the numbers
PlanToys Alphabet A-Z – $22.50
These two-sided alphabet tiles feature 26 capital letters and pictures of objects that correspond to the letter.
PlanToys Roller Toys – $20.00 ea.
The Rumbler series of push toys is perfect for developing large motor and grasping skills. They’ll keep kids engaged and active by pushing, pulling and scooting these toys around.
BeginAgain – Bathtub Pals – $25.00
Bathtub Pals make the perfect bath, pool or beach companions for your little one.
Grimm’s – Large Wooden Conical Stacking Tower – $43.00
This Large Rainbow Tower from Grimm’s is a wonderfully versatile stacking/sorting toy which will both amuse and stimulate children visually and mentally.
Green Toys – Wagon Outdoor Toy Orange – $25.00
This wagon features chunky tires and a low-set bed that is perfect for little ones to haul around their most prized possessions, both indoors and outside.
Green Toys – Sand Play Set – $10.00
Kids will dig building castles and hunting for buried treasure with this beach play set.
Green Toys – School Bus – $28.00
Preschoolers will love wheeling this toy bus on all sorts of adventures.
Green Toys – Dump Truck in Red or Pink- $18.00 ea.
Need help hauling a big load while helping save the planet? The sturdy toy dump truck is ready to get working.
Grimm’s – Mini Wooden Rainbow Rolling Wheel – $29.00
The 8 colorful wooden balls and bell inside make a delightful rattle sound and whir of color when shaken. As babies motor skills develop, they will have fun discovering how to push this toy along the ground like a wheel.
Plan Toys – Wooden Clapper, Wooden Bell, Wooden Tambourine- Starting at $14.00 ea.
Petit Collage – Animal Band On-the-Go Magnetic Play Set – $15.00
Perfect for on-the-go travel fun, this tin is 6 inches and has two full color play-scenes printed on the inside.
Petit Collage – Robot Remix On-the-Go Magnetic Play Set – $15.00
Cards can be matched to create eight themed characters, or mixed to magic up hundreds of nonsensical creations.
Petit Collage – Rock & Roll Alligator Wooden Shape Sorter and Pull Toy – $32.00
Take this friendly wooden alligator for a stroll or stop for some shape sorting fun. This multi-purpose toy offers hours of fun as either a pull toy or shape sorter.
HABA – Perfect Pairs – $21.00
This chunky 18-piece sorting game trains the recognition and matching of different colors and shapes: cylindrical, triangular prism, square – two halves make a whole.