10 Great 2nd Birthday Gift Ideas
Look no further for 10 great 2nd birthday gift ideas that will make you feel good and look even better!
The best birthday gifts are the ones that encourage them to use their minds. What makes this list unique is we've gone out of our way to find 2nd birthday gifts from independent companies as well. You might be supporting a smaller business or entreprenuer, while supporting the child's development. You're basically the best 'gift giver' EVER!
Push Pin Travel Map Kit
This item really exceeded my expectations. After scratching off where I’ve been I hung it up on the wall. It looks clean from where it was scratched and looks professional hanging on the wall. Very pleased with this purchase.
A lovely wall decoration item and a great gift for kids, the Push Pin Travel Map Kit features a beautiful cork map, hand-printed in Barcelona with a matte and warm finish. This kit includes 194 different country flags with 100 sticks, 64 food stickers, 64 monuments stickers, and double-sided tape hangers for an easy installation.
Manhattan Toy Tree Top Adventure Activity Center
This table is great. It’s very well made and has a bunch of different types of movement that is sure to keep a child happy and busy. My niece just turned one and she couldn’t even wait until I finished screwing all the pieces on before she started playing.
Designed to captivate a child's curiosity with exciting colors and hands-on gadgets, this Manhattan Toy Tree Top Adventure Activity Center makes a fantastic, interactive birthday gift for any playful one year old. The activity center features four quadrants of beautifully crafted wooden pieces support wire runs, as well as painted lively creatures found in a treetop, such as birds, bees, monkies, and a ladybug. This toy is made from sturdy wood and has a colorful theme to decorate any toddler's room.
Step2 Whisper Ride Cruiser
Our son loves it. When we go on walks he asks for his car rather than the stroller. The steering wheel horn is great, he loves to honk it at people and other cars. The cup holders and under seat storage are nice perks. It was fairly easy to put together. Overall it seems pretty sturdy.
The Step2 Whisper Ride Cruiser Ride-On Toy is a stylish birthday one year old gift. Any kid will have a blast strolling around town in this sleek Step2 push car. This kid’s ride-on features a realistic body style that matches today’s supercars, including life-like decals and interactive features. This ride also has whisper wheels for limited road noise and has a spacious, under seat storage and multiple cup holders. A great match for long walks!
Hape Gourmet Grill and Shish Kabob Play Kitchen
This is by far one of our favorite toy purchases, it is such an awesome toy! If you are only going to get one toy this year, let it be this one! The size, the workmanship, the functionality (knobs click when turned), the Shish Kabob set (good for fine motor skills), and the overall quality time Pretend-Playing is just great.
Everyone loves a good barbecue! With the Playfully Delicious Gourmet BBQ Grill Set from Hape, children can host their own barbecue with tasty food and tons of fun. It makes a fantastic birthday gift to any toddler for a birthday or Christmas. This playset features a hooded BBQ grill with electric burners, a collapsible side table, and double-sided grates. Also included is the Shish Kabob Play Food Set to help little chefs get started with their grilling.
Jonti-Craft Toddler Adjustable Easel
I really like this easel as it has show to be both durable and great for both painting and drawing. Another benfit isthe magnetic side that allows you to place magnetic letters on it. Great buy!
Channel early artistic skill away from wallpaper and onto a canvas! The Jonti-Craft Toddler Easel is a perfect gift any budding Picassos in your life. You can adjust the easel according to the toddler’s height, and even choose to add 3 more panels to it: acrylic, chalkboard and write-n-wipe.
Hape Creative Cookery Club Kid's Wooden Kitchen
The quality of the kitchen is excellent, (it still looks brand new) and it comes with a lot of different food items and cooking things, so no real need to buy anything else. Since it is neither too big, nor too flashy like other children kitchen, it fits nicely in our kitchen. I recommend it.
With its compact size and classic design, the My Creative Cookery Club from Hape is an excellent introduction for kids to culinary arts. The Creative Cookery includes everything a child needs to get started - from basic starter pans and utensils to essential foods. This kitchen is a great gift choice for a toddler on their birthday. It'll make a great addition to an awesome playroom.
Step2 Flip and Doodle Desk with Stool Easel
My kid and I both loves this desk. Step 2 makes a lot of great toddler stuff, and this is no exception. We decided to get my two year old this instead of a kids table, and I'm so glad we did. She can play with all her magnets and keep them together in one place.
The Flip and Doodle Easel Desk is an upright easel that can fold down into a desktop. The magnetic dry-erase board, molded in trays for markers and pencils, a cup holder and a comfortable stool create a magic workstation for a toddler. The Step2 easel and desk makes an excellent 2nd birthday gift!
Steegic Portable Kids Cotton Canvas Teepee
Amazing tent at an affordable price. You can tell good quality and tight tolerances applied during production when you put this teepee together. No slipping or overly tight connectors - everything just goes smoothly together with just the right amount of tension
This teepee tent is made of 100% natural, breathable, and unpainted cotton canvas. The tent poles are made of sturdy pine wood and are free of chemical odors and harmful substances. An excellent2nd birthday gift, the teepee tent makes for the perfect space for kids to play and relax in. They can be set up either at home or outside and provide children with a feeling of privacy and personal space while allowing parents to monitor them for their safety.
Hape Rock and Ride Kid's Wooden Rocking Horse
Puts together in under 10minutes. Very sturdy and so much easier to clean than plush rockers. Also very stylish for a kids toy.
The Hape Rock and Ride Kid's Wooden Rocking Horse is a classic, screen-free toy that gives hours of imaginative exercise while developing primary balance and coordination skills to any kid. A great second birthday gift idea, this horse gently rocks at a steady, safe pace. The Hape finishes are all high quality, non-toxic, and child safe.
UrbanHello REMI Baby and Children Sleep Tracker
The UrbanHello REMI is a night light, sound machine, sleep tracker, sleep trainer and baby monitor all in one. The 5-in-1 Baby and Children Sleep Tracker for toddlers keeps track of their sleep schedule and teaches them stay in bed until it's time to get up. It also serves as a night light and plays mp3 music through a bluetooth speaker. And on top of all that, the baby monitor also allows for secure two-way communication with smart phone notifications included. Can you say "perfect baby shower gift"?