1. Liam the Brave flying dog swaddle + cuddly companion
Keep baby cozy with this Aden + Anais’ wispy swaddle blanket. Then thrill baby when you introduce him or her to Liam the Brave—the adorable winged plush pup that comes in this set. The light colors and soft textures are absolutely dreamy. This set retails for $24.95 at aden + anais and select retailers carrying their brand.
2. tula baby blanket
Whether you choose a soothing solid or a playful print pattern, Tula baby blankets will keep your favorite baby warm and cozy. These lusciously soft blankets are made from breathable bamboo viscose, and are big enough for swaddling. Buy one or spring for a set of three. Tula baby blankets are sold individually through Tula for $25 or $65 for a three-pack.
3. kid o cones rattle
This bold rattle, with its colorful stack of cones attached, provides babies six months or older with hours of entertainment. Bright colors, smooth textures, and pleasing sounds combine to create a sensory experience. Perfect for playtime or to keep car rides interesting, this chunky rattle is designed to help develop gross motor skills. The Kid O Cones Rattle is available at specialty toy stores or through Amazon for $11.99.
4. Little Tykes Light ‘n Go Activity Garden Treehouse Playset
Adventurous babies will be ready to learn when they encounter this interactive playset. They can choose between activities like busting a move to the music and twinkling lights, collecting fireflies, or engaging their motor skills as they crawl through the giraffe archway. The playset is sure to be a longtime favorite, designed to grow with children from six months to three years. It retails for $79.99 and can be purchased at big box stores or online.
5.Carter the Hedgehog Wood Teething Rattle
When it’s teething time, babies and toddlers will delight in chewing on this unique teething toy. This fair trade teether is safely made of untreated Indian wood and non-toxic vegetable seed wax. And it’s literally “full of beans”—kids will love shaking it in between soothing their gums. This rattle retails for $19 and can be purchased online through Finn + Emma, through Amazon, or in select boutiques.