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How to teach an old baby new tricks

Our 11 month old kid loves to be helpful and tries to copy whatever we do. Unfortunately, he's about a year or two or three away from having the physical ability to do so. So what simple things can we teach him that would be sort of helpful in doing everyday things, or at least wouldn't break stuff or actively hinder us? [more inside]
posted by gakiko on Mar 13, 2014 - 23 answers

Who made these cool wood toys?

I found some lovely wooden toys at Goodwill last week. Please help me identify them. [more inside]
posted by bq on May 13, 2011 - 17 answers

Toys to keep the screeching to a minimum

Toys for very long airplane trip with a 13 month old? [more inside]
posted by Joh on Jun 3, 2008 - 34 answers

Heh. My sister is going to shoot me for this. BRING IT.

Can anyone recommend a good remote control toy as a gift for a 9 year old? [more inside]
posted by Salmonberry on Nov 13, 2006 - 9 answers

Does what a toy represents mean anything to a young child?

Are there developmentally harmful implications of giving a very young child toys that are uncommon representations (U.S. senators or industrial manufacturing robots) rather than common ones (trucks and puppies)? Or benefits vice versa? [more inside]
posted by pokermonk on Jun 1, 2006 - 9 answers

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