Expecting a baby? Or, have a mama friend who is? Here is our top baby shower gifts for the mum to be in 2022!
Manhattan Toys are the creators of inspired toys for early childhood. Their goal is to bring joy to everyday play. They believe that kids learn through the experience of play. Play isn’t just fun, it’s essential to a child’s cognitive, emotional and social development. At Manhattan Toy, we remember that the most powerful thing any of us play with in this life is our imagination.
Toys are not at the top of most people's baby gear checklist. But, they make the perfect add-on to any gift, not only provinding hours of entertainment but toy's support baby’s development from day one.
What does your nursery need? Texture, like plush animals to match any theme and visual interest like the Skwish, that looks great on the shelf while being easy for baby to grasp and chew.
On The Go
Travelling with baby, can be daunting for first-time parents. Luckily, we have some great toys to keep baby entertained while on the go. Like our Skip Hop Bandana Buddies that attaches right onto the car seat or stroller handle. Research shows that babies are mesmerized with high contrast black, white, and coloured graphics that promote visual development such as the Wimmer range. Make life easier for new parents - equip them with travel toys baby will love!
Before you know it baby will be starting to lift their head, roll over and even sit up! The best baby shower gifts should apply to life beyond the first few months. Activity Gyms are perfect for newborns and up with a special tummy time pillow and lots of fun toys to assist and nuture their development. As they transition from tummy time to learning to crawl they can explore the textures and fun features of Skip Hop's crawl toys that challenges and encourages little ones learning to crawl with colourful lights, energetic tunes and sounds. Woodern musical toys can be used as motivation to crawl and reach while baby is little. Then, transition into their intended use as they grow and hone their motor skills.
Enjoy finding the toys to fit the new parents needs, style, and theme!
What's your go to baby shower gift?