Need help? Advice?
(866) 600-BEAN (2326)
10-6 EST, m-f
Think of our expert staff as that weary, seasoned friend, the veteran of child-rearing. Here at Magic Beans, we know which strollers our customers adore, and which toys kids can’t get enough of. read more
These top ten lists are composed of perennial favorites, including toys from Melissa & Doug that cultivate your child’s creativity and intelligence; stylish strollers from favorite brands like Bugaboo, Maclaren, UPPAbaby, and more; safe and reliable car seats from Chicco and Diono; baby gifts that will be the hit of the shower; and lots more!
And check out the Today’s Most Popular lists to see what other parents are buzzing about.
There’s no shortcut to parenting knowledge; we all learn as we go along. We rely on advice from our friends and families, purchase stacks of parenting books, and hopefully, after the dust clears and a full night’s sleep is possible again, we emerge as seasoned parents with well-adjusted kids, and tell our friends how it’s done show less
Thrill your baby with Stretch the Giraffe, a sweet plush character that features lots of fun surprises. This infant toy is brightly-colored and has legs that rattle, crinkle, squeak, and chime to interest kids at a range of ages, from newborn to 2 years old. Attach it to your stroller, carrier, or diaper bag!
The Sunny Stroll Arch by Tiny Love has hanging toys that will cause babies to smile, laugh, and get busy grasping at it. It features a baby-activated propeller, a transparent sun prism, a flower mirror, and a rattling butterfly ball with an engaging, crinkly texture. We love how stimulating this arch is for young babies – between the colors, textures, and fabrics, there are a whole lot of things to discover and enjoy.
The Whoozit Cosmic Bead Maze from Manhattan Toy is a fascinating and charming mini activity center for babies, loaded with fine motor activities and sensory fun. It has a water-based non-toxic finish, and is designed for babies from about 9 months and up.
The Fill N Fun Water Play Mat from International Playthings is designed to entertain your baby during tummy time with a clear inflatable window full of colorful floating fish. Your baby will be fascinated by the colors, the shapes, and the novel feeling of the water, and will happily submit to tummy time for the treat of exploring the fishies.
This Lamaze infant toy is a friendly bug with a soft velour body and busy wings with peek-a-boo mirror, textures, squeaker, and crinkles. Also includes clinking rings, a tethered ladybug teether, and knotted antennae for chewing.
The Melissa & Doug Take-Along Shape Sorter toddler toy enthralls kids both at home and on the go – it has a plushy padded handle that makes it easy to take along, and even kids who aren’t walking yet love using the handle to tote their Shape Sorter around.
Mind-Shapes by Manhattan Toy are a retro-designed set of three blocks with different shapes and high-contrast graphics, but they are all pillow-soft and great for tummy time or stacking practice.
This set includes a total of 7 balls to roll, bounce, squeeze and explore. The large ball conveniently stores the 6 smaller textured balls. Each has a different surface and color for baby to discover!
This cute and appealing baby toy combines multiple engaging visual elements into one simple activity: knock the balls through the holes in the base, and watch them roll down the ramp.