Safe Children’s Toys


Children’s Toys – Age 1 to Age 5

safe baby toys

Erste Steine Wooden Baby Blocks from Haba

AGE: 1 Year+ A bright, red car with a happy driver and six, different building blocks. Each block has its own acoustic or visual surprise.

This wooden toy is made of maple wood. Multiple coats of natural, water-based, non-toxic lacquers ensure the colors of these blocks stay vivid and bright for years to come. A quality toy that was crafted to withstand years, even generations, of childhood adoration and play. Made in Germany. $ 30.

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Wooden Spinny Speller

Three rotating blocks make dozens of words.
Maple Landmark toys. Made in Vermont, USA. $ 8.

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Jasper’s Jungle Pop Up Lion

Made from naturally sustainable rubber wood and organic cotton fabric. By ImagiPLAY. Made in Sri Lanka. Ages 1-3. $ 30.

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Under The Nile – Veggie Crate

They look like vegetables but are toys that are stuffed with 100% organic cotton. Four veggies (Carrot, Green Beans, Mushroom and Tomato). Grown in Egypt, the products reflect the extremely soft and durable features that Egyptian cotton is known for. Under the Nile’s dyeing process uses metal-free or vegetable dyes. Ages 1- 4. $ 28.

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Opposites Ring Flash Cards

From Mudpuppy. Also see their ‘under the sea’ and ‘number’ flash cards. Includes 26 sturdy flash cards with reclosable ring holder. Pieces and packaging made from 100% recycled paper and made with soy-based inks. Made in China. $ 12.

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Wonderworld Flower Stacker

The wooden pieces are made of environmentally friendly rubberwood and painted with a water-based non-toxic paint. Ages 2 and up.   $ 25.

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Plan Toys’ Balancing Cactus

The Player who can balance the cactus without making it fall is the winner. Ages 3+   $ 22.50

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Zooops – Safari Edition

18pc connecting block set/game – build hundreds of crazy combinations. Activities and games included. Multi-Stage toy: Grows with your child’s needs. All of ImagiPLAY’s toys are made from eco-friendly materials, with plantation-grown rubberwood being a favorite. Made in SE Asia. Ages 2-5.  $25.

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PuzzlePlay Rainforest 

Made from rubberwood, an earth friendly hardwood, 18pc.
Imagiplay – made sustainably in SE Asia. $ 20.

eco toys for 2 year olds

Melissa and Doug Chunky Tools Puzzle

This extra thick wooden puzzle includes seven easy-grasp, chunky tool shaped pieces, each with a full-color, matching picture underneath. Tool pieces can stand on edges for pretend play. Encourages hand-eye, fine motor and creative expression skills. 1″ x 9″ x 12″  Ages: 2+ years.     $ 10.

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Counting Penguins 

Hand-crafted & hand painted. Puzzle measures 11″ x 3.25″ x 1″. Made from plantation-grown rubberwood, an environmentally-friendly hardwood.
Made sustainably in SE Asia. $ 17.

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HaPe Educo Tunnel Mountain Classic Maze

Tunnel Mountain from HaPe has graceful blue and yellow arches, green zigzags and curling loops towering over a giant red tunnel. All wires are securley anchored to the wooden base. This is an excellent co-operative play center for 2-6 children. Fair Trade China. Main material: Netherlands Pine Wood, wooden beads: Chinese Maple,  wire: metal,  plastic: TPE,  Gernan water paint,  German lacquer. Some Assembly Required. Ages 2+     $ 83.

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Plan Toys Alphabet A-Z

The set comes with 26 capital letters and 2 side bases. The front base has animal pictures which relate to the alphabet. On the back are directions for writing the alphabet.
Helps children match the alphabet with the animal picture base.     $ 33.

beeswax crayons

Stockmar – Block/Stick Beeswax Crayon Combination

The Stockmar beeswax block crayons are ideal for smaller children, as they fit a child’s hand particularly well. The Stockmar beeswax stick crayons are slightly larger than traditional crayons. The larger size helps young children to learn how to color with stick crayons, as well as aiding the artist to move the crayon freely. This set of 8 block crayons and 8 stick crayons is housed in an attractive sturdy tin. Price: $ 28.

soy crayons

Soy Crayons

Yeah, these are great! A great all-natural alternative to the traditional paraffin wax crayons. These crayon sticks are curved just enough to fit the hand comfortably. You’ll notice a difference at how smoothly they transfer color and their creamy texture enables easy blending and layering. Includes six crayon sticks: Blue, Purple, Green, Yellow, Orange, and Red. Washable with soap and water. Clementine Art products, Boulder, Colorado USA. $ 5.50

milk carton truck toy

milk carton truck toy

Green Toys™ Trucks

Recycled milk containers. Every step in the process, from milk container recycling to toy production to final assembly, occurs in California. These awesome eco-designs have no metal axles. A fire truck is available as well.
Dimensions: 12”L x 6 ¼”W x 7”H  For ages 1 and up. $ 25.

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Wooden Kangaroo from Anamalz

Made from all-natural, polished maple wood and cloth fibers as well as non-toxic glues and paints. This toy meets and exceeds European and American standards for the manufacture of safe toys. See their other animals as well… 4.5″ tall. Ages 3+.   $ 7.

Written by Keiren

Keiren is an artist who lives in New York City. A lover of animals, nature, science & green building. Keiren originally founded Inspiration Green in 2007, which merged with Insteading in 2016.

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