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North American Bear Company Rosy Cheeks Baby Tan

soft, cute, and in my experience machine washable... a winner

Taqah

Pros: soft, easy to clean, light weight, relatively neutral face, semi anatomically correct

Cons: trouble finding nice clothes that fit her

I bought this doll for my daughter as my mother insisted that she needed a baby doll-- I had bought her a Haba doll but that one is little girl not a baby.    She is soft and cute.  My daughter plays with her all the time, she is cuddly unlike the Haba doll so sometimes she sleeps with her.  The doll is super soft but fuzzy which is a bit weird if you think about ...
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Overrated.
Overrated.

Bamboletta Doll

Pros: Beautifully made, all natural materials.

Cons: Stiff and difficult to play with.

Beautiful and Fun
Beautiful and Fun
Wooden Balance Bike -- Mothering Toy Guide 2013
Wooden Balance Bike -- Mothering Toy Guide 2013

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Melissa & Doug Dress-Up Reusable Sticker Pad

Melissa & Doug Dress-Up Reusable Sticker Pad

“ My children (three now, and six) can expertly peel and play with these stickers, making it an activity for both to enjoy..which can be tricky. I love this particular Melissa and Doug sticker book, because it's got plenty for them to do, and it makes for a WONDERFUL long-car ride activity.    And did I mention the stickers aren't a pain for them to stick? The only issue is again,...” --mommariffic

100% Positive Reviews
Melissa & Doug Deluxe Pounding Bench

Melissa & Doug Deluxe Pounding Bench

“This is one that gets picked up every now and then for a few minutes. It is a nice toy and very sturdy and the self correcting aspect makes it ideal for very young children. ” --MamaShug

100% Positive Reviews
Melissa & Doug Deluxe 10-Piece Magnetic Fishing Game

Melissa & Doug Deluxe 10-Piece Magnetic Fishing Game

“ this is a popular one.  I keep it up except for playtime so that the poeces don't get lost as often :)   PRO thirty minutes of straight play time.  Enough said.   CON pieces easily get lost   Thirty minutes of peace, really impressive for one toy! ” --fayebond

100% Positive Reviews
Melissa & Doug Deluxe Wooden Cutting Fruit Crate

Melissa & Doug Deluxe Wooden Cutting Fruit Crate

“The kids really like this product and they like how lifelike the size of the fruits are. ” --MamaShug

100% Positive Reviews
Melissa & Doug Classic Wooden Abacus

Melissa & Doug Classic Wooden Abacus

“ We LOVE this abacus.  I got it last year on sale not knowing for sure if Dd would like it or not.  Win for me because she loves it!  This is her go to manipulative during math lessons, I have put a lot of different things in front of her to try to keep it interesting but she always goes back to this! ” --John16n33

100% Positive Reviews
Melissa & Doug Car Carrier

Melissa & Doug Car Carrier

“The kids play with this toy all the time, from my 5 y/o to my 1 y/o. They have had hours of fun. It's very nice with the other toys like it as well. ” --MamaShug

100% Positive Reviews
Bamboletta Doll

Bamboletta Doll

“I bought this doll on the advice of a serious doll collecting friend.  At the time, she thought this was the best doll out there.  Unfortunately my daughter likes stuffed animals much better.  My opinion of the doll is that it is for looking at.  Its is stuffed hard as a rock and has so much yarn hair that it's difficult to change her clothes without getting everything stuck...” --sleeping mama

50% Positive Reviews
Jacquard Silk Hoop Painting - Fun Bag

Jacquard Silk Hoop Painting - Fun Bag

“This great kit includes everything you need to get one or more kiddos exploring a unique form of expression. Comes with full instructions and tips in addition to all materials. The final product is perfect to display in a window as sun art, hang on the wall or give as a gift. $19.95 at A Child's Dream.  ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Natural Teething Toy - Zooley Elephant

Natural Teething Toy - Zooley Elephant

“Made from super soft and supple organic cotton with a maple teething ring, this fanciful little elephant teether is a classy and sweet gift for any little one. $25 at Bootyland Kids ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Wooden Rainbow Grasping Bead Toy

Wooden Rainbow Grasping Bead Toy

“What a fun and colorful grasping toy for little hands! Bright, attractive beads can be rolled around to encourage their developing motor skills and keep them interested. Made from maple with safe, non-toxic stains. $20 at Nova Natural ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
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