We always try to pick out the most fun toys for our kids (we want the playroom to be the happiest place on earth), but we love it when a toy combines fun with learning. From letters to new languages, the items here all have an educational component (we have books, too!). Our top picks: A play mat made of connecting letters, and toy instruments for mini musicians.
Hand-knit dolls, stacking rings, and more sweet surprises they’ll love
Stock up on serious fun: play tents, ride-on cars, and more
The modern parent’s arsenal for first-year success