My Two Year Old Daughter’s Favorite Toys

These are the toys that my daughter loves and plays with constantly at the age of 2! Some of these were gifts for her second birthday and some are ones that she’s been enjoying since about 18 months.

My Two Year Old Daughter’s Favorite Toys

My Two Year Old Daughter’s Favorite Toys

1 // Ice Cream Truck: this is also great for siblings, Luca loves to sell Roma ice cream and vice versa.

2 // Sit N’ Spin: both of my kids loved this, especially around the 2 year mark.

3 // Baby Alive Doll: my son got Roma this for her birthday and it’s her favorite toy right now, she loves feeding it!

4 // Doll accessories: this high chair, this bassinet, and this stroller.

5 // Play Doh Kits: my kids love this one and it’s super simple to use. Any Play Doh is always a hit!

6 // Duplo blocks: these are appropriate usually around 1.5 years old, but I feel like 2 years old is the sweet spot!

7 // Art Easel: Roma loves painting and this has gotten everyday use since she was gifted it for her 2nd birthday.

8 // Strider Balance Bike: both of my kids had Striders since around 18 months, but 2 years old is when they really started getting the hang of it.

9 // Scooter: both of my kids love scooters and we started off around 18 months, but 2 years old is a great age to start, too!

10 // Water table: if you have outdoor space, this entertains Roma for what seems like hours! And bonus if you have any older toddler who can keep pouring water in it!

11 // Magnatiles: a total toddler classic, Magnatiles really encourage open-ended play and they grow with age. And do yourself a favor – don’t get one of the knock-off brands, it’ll end up being a waste of money.

12 // Play kitchen: this is the one we have and it’s still one of Roma’s favorite toys to play with.

13 // Kitchen Accessories: Shopping cart, blender, cash register, and pots and pans set.

14 // Cordless vacuum: she loves using this when I vacuum!

15 // Dollhouse: Roma shows more and more interest in this dollhouse, even though it was really a toy for Luca at first. It fosters independent play.

16 // Birthday cake set : Roma loves this!

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