Great First Birthday Gifts under #25
Being thrifty is the new ballin'! Save a few pennies by taking a gander as this great list of first birthday gifts under $25.
Some of the best things come in inexpensive packages. We don't believe in taking a second mortgage out on your house to get the little one in your life a great first birthday present. Pick up something that stimulates and amuses your tiny human without having to smash the piggy bank.
Portable Reusable Toilet Potty Training Seat
Quick shipping. Affordable. Cute! My 23-month-old was so excited to open the package. He’s began exploring the bathroom and is excited about potty training. Compact, affordable, efficient! Cute too!
The Travel Portable Reusable Toilet Potty Training Seat Covers Liners with Carry Bag is a baby travel essential - it is compact, has a lovely design and allows parents to potty train their toddler anywhere on the go. This amazing gift idea features the toddler potty seat in bright colors and cartoon images, the foldable or unfoldable toilet seat cover, and includes an excellent plastic zip waterproof storage and carry bag,
General Relativity for Babies Board book
My 3 year old is picking up on the concepts the more we read this. He will pick this book off the book shelf for me to read to him; I never have to force him to read it with me. The pictures are basic but that helps emphasize the concepts
Written by an expert, General Relativity for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to Einstein's most famous theory. Babies (and grownups!) will learn all about black holes, gravitational waves, and more. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a quantum physicist! Baby University: It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.
ABCs of Space (Baby University) Board book
There are 3 stages, early baby (with basic alphabet of space), young learning (with brief descriptions of the object in space) and then the more advanced stage gives you a more in dept description. Super neat book for nerdy parents
This alphabetical installment of the Baby University series is the perfect introduction for even the youngest astronomers! The ABCs of Space is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new astronomical concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by an expert, each page in this cosmic primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little astronomer.
Teeth Are Not for Biting (Board Book)
Good Book To Support Teaching on Biting Lovely book. Another positive parenting book to add to our collection. Great price.
Sooner or later, almost all young children will bite someone—a friend, a parent, a sibling. This upbeat, colorful, virtually indestructible book helps prevent biting and teaches positive alternatives. If a kid you know keeps on biting people, this might be an excellent gift for their birthday. Teeth Are Not for Biting is a board book that gives reasons why children might want to bite and how to avoid it.
Hape Walk-A-Long Snail Wooden Pull Toy
this was a winner in our house. My grandson loves the shapes and shape sorter plus he likes to pull it behind him now that he is walking. All wood, beautifully done and just enough shapes so that it is not overwhelming. I recommend this to any one looking for an educational toy that appeals to children s young as 8 months until possibly 24 months. I strongly recommend.
An outstanding tagalong push or pull toy for a little one, the Hape Walk-A-Long Snail Toddler Wooden Pull Toy makes a great first or second birthday gift. A durable and sturdy wood toddler toy, it contains water-based paint and has non-toxic finishes. This bright and colorful toddler shell features three differently shapes holes for toddlers to practice shape sorting on one side and an elastic-banded opening on the other.
Rocket Science for Babies Board book
My three year old granddaughter and four year old grandson both enjoy reading the books in this series over and over. It's very helpful to get them exposed to the vocabulary and concepts of the science contained in the books
Written by an expert, Rocket Science for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to aerospace engineering. Babies (and grownups!) will learn about the basics of how lift and thrust make things fly. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a rocket scientist! Baby University: It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.
Goodnight Lab: A Scientific Parody
We have read goodnight Moon so, so many times that the pacing and cadence can be translated across, and it *just works* so well. My son obviously just was going from the sounds and intonation but my daughter loved the mixing up and the science aspects.Afterwards was asking what the specific instruments are and what they do, so it certainly resonated with her already sharp mind.
The Perfect Gift for Young Scientists and Their Parents It's been a long day at the lab for this scientist. Now it's time to say good night! Goodnight laser... Goodnight notebook... Goodnight picture of Einstein with a stern look... Great science gift: This scientific parody book in the style of Goodnight Moon is a delight for little lab girls and guys. While poking fun at the clutter and chaos of lab life, scientists of all ages will appreciate ending their day with this sweet story.
Nuclear Physics for Babies Board book
Great intro for kids and adults to learn together. Messages are good and clear technically. What’s most important is to have Great Pictures!
Simple explanations of complex ideas for your future genius! Written by an expert, Nuclear Physics for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to what goes on in the center of atoms. Babies (and grownups!) will learn all about the nucleus and the amazing process of nuclear decay. Co-written by Cara Florance, who has a PhD in Biochemistry and a BS in Chemistry with work experience in astrobiololgy and radiation decontamination. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a nuclear physicist!
ABCs of Science (Baby University) Board book
We love this! My three year old was engaged the whole way through- she loves learning new words and momma loves science. At “R is for Radiation” she even had to go fetch a lightbulb and we spent 15 minutes talking about electricity. Awesome conversation starter, and a very welcomed change from pink and princesses.
This alphabetical installment of the Baby University series is the perfect introduction for even the youngest scientists! A is for Amoeba B is for Bond C is for Conductor From amoeba to zygote, The ABCs of Science is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new physics concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by an expert, each page in this science primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little scientist.
ABCs of Mathematics (Baby University) Board book
This book is great! There are three stages of info for each letter: 1. The letter and term, 2. A brief description of the term, 3. More in depth information. All with decreasing font size and boldness. The terms are really well described and simple yet factual
This alphabetical installment of the Baby University series is the perfect introduction for even the youngest mathematicians! A is for Addition B is for Base C is for Chord From addition to zero, The ABCs of Mathematics is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new math concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by an expert, each page in this mathematical primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little mathematician.
ABCs of Biology (Baby University) Board book
Love this book! Each letter is very interesting and has to do with biology. We love all the pictures. The pages are nice and thick. I recommend this book to anyone interested in biology! I am now wanting to get more baby university books since I’m very impressed by this one.
A is for Anatomy B is for Bacteria C is for Cell From anatomy to zoology, the ABCs of Biology is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new biology concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by two experts, each page in this biology primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little biologist.
8 Little Planets Board book
Bold bright colors, happy faces on all the planets and stars, plus fun rhyming facts! This book is great for any space loving baby or toddler.
A delightfully fun, fact-filled planetary tale from the creator of the Baby University series! Travel around the solar system and celebrate what makes each planet unique! From Neptune to Mercury and all the planets in between, each one is different and each one is happy to be what they are. Old slow Neptune looks a bit behind. Orbiting the Sun takes an awful long time. But the 8th little planet doesn't need to worry. It spins on its axis in a really big hurry
Evolution for Babies (Baby University) Board book
My 3 year old is in love with these books but this one most of all. I thought it would go completely over her head but the way they use balls to explain the concept of evolution really kept her attention and she asks for the "lotion" book most nights now.
Written by an expert, Evolution for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to evolutionary biology. Babies (and grownups!) will learn how organisms mutate, evolve, and survive. Co-written by Cara Florance, who has a PhD in Biochemistry and a BS in Chemistry with work experience in astrobiololgy and radiation decontamination. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a scientist!
3 Sprouts Baby Storage Basket Organizer Bin
Love this hamper! We have three children and have used a number of various styles of hamper, and this is my favorite for the kids! Sturdy canvas structure, cute characters and colors, handles for carrying to and from the laundry room, and the handles fold down to make a hole in the top that kids can use to fill the hamper on their own (my older kids like making a game out of that).
Have you ever seen a baby or toddler manage to keep their clothes clean all throughout the day? Neither have we! That is why we think this Laundry Hamper for Nursery Clothes from 3 Sprouts will make any parent happy! It's not only cute with the little purple octopus on the front, but it's also very functional. Easily store children's clothes in this washable 100% polyester hamper. Do you really need to keep looking for a better baby shower gift?
bamboo bamboo Easy Feed Baby Suction Bowl and Spoon
My little is 7 months old and learned how to use this spoon on the first try. High *green* quality, will definitely be buying more from them as my son progresses on his food journey. Very easy to clean.
After spending the first few months bottle and spoon feeding babies, it often comes as a relief for parents when their toddler can start to eat on their own. However, that is a learning process that can get quite messy. Why not make their lives easier with this Baby Suction Bowl and Spoon Set? The powerful suction base grips to the table, eliminating spills. The bowl itself is made of natural baboo and will not harm children. Perfect baby shower gift? Check!
Baby Cotton Panda Hooded Towel Bath Robe
Adorable. Fast service.
Who doesn't love baby pandas? In this case, we mean it literally: a baby dressed up as a panda. This Hooded Towel and Bathrobe will keep babies dry and warm. The 100% cotton panda design is soft, absorbent and durable. It's perfectly suited for 0 - 12 months babies, which makes it a super cute baby shower gift!
3 Sprouts Hanging Wall Organizer
This is so cute! It's the perfect little organizer for a nursery or anything really. We purchased it as a gift and the girl we gave it to, her family has all complimented us on it and asked us where we found it. They absolutely love it!
Looking for a cute and useful baby shower gift to give the nursery that extra touch? Then the 3 Sprouts Hanging Wall Organizer might be just what you need! New parents can store everything they need in the four generous pockets, from diapers and wipes to clothes and toys. It is easily hooked on the back of any door and it's easy to clean. And the cute giraffe design is magnificent!
Green Toys Shape Sorter, Green/Blue
My daughter loves playing with her shape sorter. At first she could only get the circles but she quickly started getting the other shapes. I was impressed to watch her learn and pick it up so fast.
The My First Green Toys Shape Sorter puts an eco-friendly spin on a classic play pattern. Made in the USA from food-safe, 100% recycled plastic, the lightweight shapes are perfect for little ones just learning to grasp, while older toddlers can practice fine motor skills and color matching. A fantastic gift for a first birthday, this shape sorter is a must for every toy box.
Mega Bloks 80-Piece Big Building Bag, Classic
These blocks are great! They are a good toy for a busy toddler. Great for motor skill development! Colors are nice also. We are happy with this purchase.
This toy features 80 big, colorful building blocks made just for toddlers to build, stack, and explore endless possibilities. The Mega Bloks 80-Piece is a toy fit for any one year old. An amazing birthday gift for a one year old, this set has big blocks that fit together and come apart quickly, helping the child to develop fine motor skills and art over hours of open-ended play.
First Birthday Outfit
This onesie surprised me, it is extremely soft and the "one" sparkles so perfectly just from moving it around in the light! I loved it. It was very comfortable for our daughter. It fit well!!
What’s cuter than a baby in a first birthday outfit? This comfortable, trendy, and fashionable outfit is a fantastic onesie for a one year old to wear on their special day (or all year-round). This bodysuit features 100% combed ringspun cotton as well as double-needle ribbed binding on the neck, reinforced 3-snap closure on the binding, and commercial-grade glitter vinyl decals that won't peel, crack, or fade even after repeated washes!
First 100 Words Hardcover
This book is perfect for the diaper bag! It's small, and my 13-month old can enjoy it whether or not anyone is available to read it to her. It has kept her entertained through many restaurant mealtimes and car rides. You'll be amazed how many words your child knows when you ask her to point to specific pictures throughout the book!
A great early book for any baby, the First 100 Words is a hardcover book that makes a fit birthday gift option. First 100 Words is a soft-to-touch, padded board book which little hands will love to hold, and that features bright, vibrant photographs to capture children's interest. This hardcover book builds vocabulary and helps develop word and picture association.
Green Toys Dump Truck in Yellow and Red
The quality is unbeatable, like all other Green Toy products we've purchased. Our little guy just turned one and loves pushing it around the house. It is very easy to rinse off or wipe clean.
Made in the USA from 100 percent recycled plastic, this award-winning toy truck has a workable dumper that encourages motor skill development. The Green Toys Dump Truck in Yellow and Red makes a great gift for a one year old. Its sturdy design features fully functioning dumper and no metal axles. This dumping truck toy is a practical and innovative way to make any baby improve their fine and gross motor skills, including the improvement of their pincer grip.
Revanak Activity Cube
This is a beautifully made multifunctional toy purchased for use by active toddlers in an educational setting. It should hold up well to years of use.
Made of natural hardwood and stained with non-toxic water-based paint, the Revanak Activity Cube is a multipurpose activity and learning cube. The cube will keep the child entertained with geometric shape sorting, counting beads, sliding animals, spinning gears, and a wire bead maze on top! It’s a fantastic first birthday gift. It encourages the child to recognize shapes, colors, and more as they develop fine motor and problem-solving skills.
Fat Brain Toys pipSquigz
My 15-month old loves these. They are perfect in so many ways. He's had his molars and incisors come in over the past couple of weeks and has used these to chew on. Sometimes when we are in the car and he's starting to get fussy, I will just hand him one or 2 of these and he is happy again.
What happens when babies and toddlers encounter playful colors, fun sounds, fresh tactile experiences, and super-suction? That's what this toy does. The Fat Brain Toys pipSquigz is a uniquely shaped pipSquigz made of high-quality silicone. It features suction cups that stick together and POP apart, fun rattle sounds, variety of textures, brilliant colors. It's a fantastic, addictive first birthday gift. Made of exceptionally durable, high-quality silicone, this toy is easy to clean, dishwasher safe and BPA-free: perfectly safe for teething.
Bobo&Boo Bamboo 5 Piece Children’s Dinnerware
This set is so cute, yet chic. I love that they are eco friendly! My boys are fighting over it so I'll have to buy more! Love the eco friendliness and feel of the bamboo. I've not had bamboo dinnerware before. Highly recommend these.
Beautifully designed with bright colors, these dishes are fun for babies and toddlers, but have a classic look so that grown-ups can enjoy too. That's why the Bobo&Boo Bamboo 5 Piece is a great birthday gift for a one year old AND their parents. These snack, lunch, and dinner dishes are a must for every household. They are elegant, come in beautiful colors, and are eco-friendly. These dishes are BPA free and made with bamboo, which is a reusable and sustainable material.
PlanToys Dancing Alligator
I don’t know why kids love this so much, but they do. I’ve seen toddlers and preschoolers fight over it at music class. Both my 18m old and 5-year-old play with it. And like (nearly) all Plan Toys, it’s great quality.
This carefully crafted push-pull toy enriches a toddler’s early development by inspiring their imagination as well as promoting their physical and intellectual development. The PlanToys Dancing Alligator is a great first birthday gift for your favorite one year old. The toy is made from non-toxic, natural materials such as organic rubberwood - the wooden pieces make rhythmic, fun click-clack sounds. This alligator is a child’s companion to play, learn, and become closer to nature while it’s being pulled.
Melissa & Doug Wooden Touch & Feel Puzzle
I have purchased this puzzle twice now for different kids because it’s so cute! The texture element adds something extra to a standard puzzle. It’s definitely intended as a starter puzzle for young kids and is a great gift idea.
The Melissa & Doug First Play Wooden Touch & Feel Puzzle is a 4-piece wooden chunky puzzle with textured animal pieces that stand up for pretend play. This is an excellent choice for a first birthday gift, or Christmas gift for a one year old. It features bright colors, bold patterns, and whimsical designs to boost sensory development, fine motor, and social and emotional skills. The pieces include a kitten, a puppy, a bunny, and a bird.
Baby Einstein Magic Touch Piano
I wanted to get my nephew a piano where I didn't have to worry about him breaking the keys off for them losing their connection- this piano is completely flat - perfect for you rough and tumble toddlers!
It must be fun to own a piano, and you can provide this joy to a toddler on their birthday. The Baby Einstein Magic Touch Piano Wooden Musical Toy is a wooden piano that magically makes music. This fantastic gift for a one year old, or two year old, is made from durable materials and is totally child-safe. The piano feature 3 sheets of music and 6 different songs to unleash the toddler’s creativity in their first play.
Manhattan Toy Skwish Color Burst Rattle
We own one, and have now given it as a gift as well. This might be my new baby shower go to. Everyone, every age, is drawn to this toy at our house. My kids play with it together, and my husband sometimes steals it.
This time-honored classic is instantly recognizable, an intriguing blend of ingenious design and developmental function. The Manhattan Toy is a multi-sensory clutching rattle that encourages babies’ grasping and reaching, essential for gross motor skills. This wooden baby toy is suitable for toddlers on their very first birthday. It comes in a square packaging, which is easy to gift wrap. The Manhattan Toy is a safe, fun gift for a baby. It looks cool, and babies love it!
TOP BRIGHT Activity Cube
Smaller than I a anticipated but it's awesome! Sturdy for the baby incase it gets thrown or dropped etc. The top portion does come off so you can have just that part to play with. My daughter is turning 1 and loves it
Exploration and fun are around every corner with the Top Bright activity cube. Each side of the toy introduces a way to play a different game, including shape sorter, spinning gears, sliding inserts, teaching clock and more, which flawlessly meets little explorers' need for constant learning. This versatile activity cube is a fantastic birthday gift for a one year old, to keep them curious and engaged while developing their mind and coordination skills. This thoughtful gift will put a big smile on a cute little face.
PlanToys 5714 Fountain Bowl Set Toy
How fast or slow will the water drain from the cups? A one year old will love to find out with the Fountain Bowl Set. This makes a fantastic birthday gift for a toddler and consists of 3 different cups that kids can enjoy experimenting with different flows of water. This toy improves a child's coordination and fine motor skills.
Artbox 12 Giant Pavement Chalks
As described. My granddaughter loves using these on her chalk board Nice & chunky for her to use easily
The Artbox 12 Giant Pavement Chalks is a colorful set of chalks to enhance a toddler's creativity! This set comes in 6 bright, fun colors, great for pavement games. This is an excellent gift for a one year old. This classic creative fun will be shared with parents and playdates alike, and all they need is a bit of rain to clear the canvas and stcreativity again.
Miaro Kids Growth Chart
Very cute and durable. My wife and I put this in our daughter's room and it goes so well with the rest of the decor. My daughter got a hold of it one day and it was all still in one piece. The measurements are accurate (I double checked). Great buy.
Watching children grow up, both literally and figuratively, is part of a parent's job. Why not help parents and children keep those memories alive? The Miaro Kids Growth Chart is made of canvas with a wood frame and features fun designs that will fit any child's bedroom. Keep those memories alive by drawing and writing on the canvas! It comes in a decorative box, making this the ultimate first birthday gift!
Little Feminist Board Book Set
I bought this for best friends little girls and they LOVE it!!! it has helped the older one as she is learning to read and feels very proud when she can read these books all by herself!
The Little Feminist Board Book Set is comprised of colorful illustrated portraits of real women who have made a historical impact on the world. Illustrations by Lydia Ortiz and words by Emily Kleinman introduce children to significant women in history with images that are fun for youngsters and also realistic. The Board Book Set includes 4 mini board books: Pioneers, Artists, Leaders, and Activists.
Lanbeibei Kids Wireless Electric Toothbrush
This sonic toothbrush is very nice！The brush head is soft that doesn't hurt your child‘s oral cavity.I bought it for my nephew, who lives with us.The toothbrush cleaned his teeth very well, and it worked better than expected！
Teaching young children to brush their teeth is not easy. That is why the Lanbeibei Kids Wireless Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush makes for such a perfect birthday gift! Not only does this toothbrush look great, it also makes brushing your teeth into a game that no child can resist. This toothbrush is suitable for children aged 2 to 10 and has a 360° brush head.
Robotics for Babies (Baby University)
Our baby and 4-year-old daughter love them. Simple, informative, and entertaining!
If you want to give a toddler an educational birthday gift, then the Robotics for Babies is a great choice. Full of scientific and mathematical information from an expert, this is the ideal book to teach complex concepts in a simple, engaging way. Robotics is the future, help a kid to be prepared.
Blockchain for Babies (Baby University)
So, in reading this to my pre-toddler grandson, I learned much more than my friends about blockchain. And the illustrations are great for the baby!
Full of scientific information from notable experts, this is a fantastic book to teach children complex science concepts in a simple, engaging way. Blockchain for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to the technology behind Bitcoin for cryptographers of all ages. It makes a fantastic educational gift for a toddler on their birthday, after all, it's never too early to become a scientist.
Organic Chemistry for Babies Board book
The illustrations are simple and child-friendly. The cover illustrates a great example, as it depicts pacifiers in the shape of cyclohexane. I love that it breaks down a complex topic into its most simplest of parts. He really opens up the topic for younger children whom might not have otherwise had any exposure to this topic until college.
Written by an expert, Organic Chemistry for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to the structure of organic, carbon-containing compounds and materials. Babies (and grownups!) be one step ahead of pre-med students. Co-written by Cara Florance, who has a PhD in Biochemistry and a BS in Chemistry with work experience in astrobiololgy and radiation decontamination. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a scientist!
Baby 101: Architecture for Babies
Good quality and content This was the perfect gift for my nephews first Christmas! Cute and vibrant.
It's never too early to get an A+ in architecture! Here's a fun new board book series that introduces a wide array of nonfiction subjects to babies and toddlers. Welcome to Baby 101, where big subjects are tailored for little babies. Featuring simple words and bright and engaging illustrations, this introduction to architecture includes information about how buildings are made, featuring famous sites like the Colosseum, the Taj Mahal, and the pyramids. So don't be late, because this is one class that babies won't want to miss. Look for the surprise lift-the-flap ending!
Astrophysics for Babies Board book
This sturdy book has caught the attention of every child and adult visitor we've had and clearly teaches the basics. It's sturdy enough to withstand being thrown, pulled and left alone in the hands of a child hulk.
Written by an expert, Astrophysics for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to the study of how physics and chemistry affect heavenly bodies in space. Babies (and grownups!) will learn all about our universe. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become an astrophysicist! Baby University: It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.
3 Sprouts Diaper Caddy - Elephant, Pink
This caddy has been SO useful for our infant. The hedgehog is adorable and our baby loves looking at him while being changed. It fits plenty of diapers plus wipes, vaseline, rash creams, and hand sanitizer easily. The handle makes it convenient for carrying from room to room so we really just need the one caddy for the entire house.
This 3 Sprouts Diaper Caddy will fit nicely in every nursery as an organizer basket. Help the newborn's parents keep organized: diapers, wipes, bibs, lotion, ... Everything fits in this diaper caddy. And the cute pink elephant design is not only decorative but also easy to clean. What an amazing baby shower gift!
ABCs of Engineering (Baby University) Board book
The pictures were technically accurate, clear and relevant. I also liked that it touches on many types of engineering. An overall delight and a great addition to any child's library. I would definitely recommend it!
A is for Amplifier B is for Battery C is for Carnot Engine From amplifier to zoning, the ABCs of Engineering is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new biology concept for every letter of the alphabet.Written by two experts, each page in this engineering primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little engineer.