Too soon, it seems for most parents and guardians, the infant that had been completely dependent on them begins to stand on their own two feet. They begin to develop motor skills, their own reasoning, and self-expression. However, toddlers still look up to older people, and their development depends almost entirely on imitation. Many toys for toddlers imitate this need to exercise what they see, with the added advantage of being suitable to a toddler’s skill level and size. Toy phones, ride-on cars, or Easy Bake ovens are examples of child versions of grown-ups real life items.
It would also give a toddler an advantage, to have toys that exercise their skills in a more open-ended way. Puzzles or plastic figurines that can be re-used in different ways when the child is older and grows in creativity, can also guarantee more value for money. These, unlike the miniature grown-up accessories, are less likely to be literally outgrown. Still, having a great variety toys combined can help greatly in guiding a toddler into growing into whatever they want to be.
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