Easter is coming up very quickly, here are the top 10 Easter basket fillers for toddlers. This list is meant to ensure the most fun for your little ones without spending too much money. I am sure your kids will enjoy these toys around Easter as much as mine did!
Easter is one of our favorite holidays. With the top 10 Easter basket fillers for toddlers you and yours are sure to agree. What was your favorite filler on this list? Do you have any must-haves that you use every Easter? Let us know in the comments!
#1 – Resurrection Eggs with Booklet and Stickers
Change up your egg hunt with Resurrection Eggs. This Easter egg hunt helps teach the kids about the true meaning of Easter. It is fun to read the story together, and each egg has a new symbol inside of it. There is a neat little carrying case that looks just like an egg carton. It is made of sturdy plastic so you can safely store away the eggs for next year’s Easter celebration too! Find the Resurrection Eggs here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
#2 – Easter Stickers
Stickers are wonderful tools for fine motor skills! Toddlers love them! Stickers are cheap but also very engaging and fun activitiy. When it comes to a cute sticker pack like these make-your-own bunny, sheep or chick stickers, toddlers will enjoy making different combinations over and over again. Each of 4 designs come in 6 sheets to ensure kids can do as many variations as they want. Find Easter Stickers here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
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#3 – Begin Again Color ‘N Eggs Matching Puzzle
Not only are the Color ‘N Eggs great for Easter, they can be used all year to teach your kids about colors. My girls learned how to say their colors in Spanish after playing with these a few times. The colored chicks are adorable, brightly colored, and cut to fit the corresponding block. There is no guessing if the color is right; if it fits, it sits! The puzzle is made out of natural materials and comes with a nice storage case too. Find BeginAgain Color ‘N Eggs Matching Puzzle here: United States
#4 – Bunny Peek a Boo
Bunny Peek a Boo is the cutest bunny I have ever seen! My girls instantly fell in love with it! There are sixty challenges so your kids are sure to keep busy for a long, long while. The challenges help introduce the younger ones to math skills while having fun in the process. If the challenges aren’t fun one day, the bunny peek a boo can be played with like normal blocks. Find SmartGames Bunny Peek a Boo here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
#5 – Haba Musical Eggs
Your kids will definitely love Haba Musical Eggs as much as mine did. Each egg makes a unique sound when it is shaken. Easter became an impromptu concert for my girls with these eggs! They’re made off beech wood, so they’re natural and kid safe. Sporting the National Parenting Seal of Approval is no small task, the musical eggs earned their medal! Find HABA Musical Eggs here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
Try simple sound game to improve your toddler’s listening skills!
#6 – Manhattan Toy Snuggle Pod
The Snuggle Pod is the most adorable of all Easter basket fillers we have here! My youngest wouldn’t leave the house without it for the longest time. The pod is durable and comfortable thanks to being made from high quality fabric. The outside is water safe for spot cleaning, so stains are not a problem! Find Manhattan Toy Snuggle Pod Baby here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
#7 – Nesting Easter Eggs
Stacking and Nesting Easter Eggs are so fun! They are like traditional nesting dolls except that they are themed for Easter. There is a whole family of Easter eggs – dad, mom, baby and a little egg. When they are stacked on top of each other, the eggs stand like a little egg totem tower! Find Nesting Easter Eggs Toy here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
#8 – Play-Doh Eggs
With the muted pastel colors, Play-Doh Eggs scream “Easter.” Play-Doh is just as fun as it has ever been, except now it has a convenient egg shaped carrying/storage case. My girls made bunnies, chicks, and a cute little lamb. The sky is the limit when it comes to imagination and molding Play-Doh into something fun. Find Play-Doh Easter Eggs here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
#9 – Hide ‘Em and Hatch ‘Em Eggs
The Hide ‘Em and Hatch ‘Em Eggs are an awesome alternative to real eggs. Each egg has a different animal pet inside of it. Once your kids find the eggs they’ll find an adorable surprise waiting for them inside too! All you have to do is let it sit in water, and in a couple days your kids will be able to watch each pet hatch on its own! With 6 different animals there’s plenty to fall in love with. My daughters’ favorites are the frog and bluebird. Find Hide ‘Em and Hatch ‘Em Eggs here: United States
#10 – Faucet Extender for Toddle Kids
Gone are the days of the step-stool in the bathroom! With a Faucet Extender, the stream of water is moved closer to the edge of the sink. After a day of playing in the yard on Easter, the faucet extender was great for my girls to wash their hands and be ready for Easter brunch! It’s also adult friendly, simply lift the beak up for a normal stream and push it back down for the extended stream. Find Faucet Extender here: United States | Canada | United Kingdom
Activities for toddlers around Easter
As much as toddlers will be happy to get any of suggested Easter basket fillers, they will also enjoy playing with eggs, bunnies, chicks and other Easter themed activities! Here are few ideas to get you started:
- Count eggs and learn math!
- Make egg carton spring blossom and decorate with Easter eggs.
- Pull and plant some carrots as you work on fine motor skills.
- Make a watercolor bunny to decorate your home on Easter!