With openings on all sides, the PlanToys Dollhouse encourages side-by-side play. Gifting idea: Buy the house as a birthday present and invite aunts, uncles, and grandparents to help furnish it.
Available at bedbathandbeyond.com, $220.
It’s never too early to introduce your bookworm to the pleasures of reading outside, on a blanket, in the park. To wit: We hightailed it out to the grass with snacks, sunscreen, and ten new reads.