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Nurturing Brilliance – Developmental Toys for Babies Under One!

Nurturing Brilliance – Developmental Toys for Babies Under One!

In the enchanting journey of early childhood, every moment is a milestone in the making. As parents and caregivers, we find ourselves tirelessly seeking the best ways to nurture the rapid growth and development of our precious little ones. Amidst this whirlwind of joy and curiosity, the role of developmental toys emerges as a crucial element.

These ingeniously designed playthings aren't just mere sources of entertainment; they are the key to unlocking a world of cognitive, sensory, and motor exploration for babies under a year.

In this blog post, we share some of our favorite developmental toys, shedding light on how they foster learning, stimulate the senses, and lay the foundation for a lifetime of learning and discovery.

Favorite Sensory Toys

Fat Brain Toy Company - dimpl

Image of baby playing with Fat Brain Toy Company's dimpl sensory toy

Immerse your little one in a world of tactile fascination with Fat Brain Toy Company's dimpl sensory toy.  Press the silicone dimpls back and forth to help build fine motor skills. Create a soft popping sound with each squeeze.  The dimpl is easy to clean and the perfect on-the-go companion.  The dimpl is safe for children 10 months and older.  

Mobi - Peeka Developmental Mirror

Image of Mobi Peeka Developmental Mirror Baby Toy

Promote sensory exploration and develop fine motor skills with the Peeka Developmental Mirror from Mobi.  This baby toy was created with the goal of being the best toy mirror for little ones on the market.  This premium baby mirror is shatter-resistant and surrounded by food-grade silicone.  The Peeka Developmental Mirror can be laid flat or upright.  It is a great addition to any tummy playtime.  This toy is safe for babies of all ages.    


Safety Note

As with children of all ages, adult supervision is required to ensure safe play.  Please inspect toys for damage and wear before each play session.  Please read all safety warnings and instructions before using a toy for the first time.

About Little Lincoln's Toy Shop

Little Lincoln's Toy Shop is a locally owned toy store based in Springfield, Illinois.  The shop carries a wide variety of quality and unique gifts for children of all ages.  Check out Springfield's favorite toy shop the next time you are in the area or shop from anywhere at

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