A huge variety--he has under the nile soft toys, a Kaloo rattle, a playsilk from Monkey Stars!, wool balls from Indigo Onion, a tater taggie from Baby Taters, a beautiful amber teething necklace made by the lovely paixmaker, an Ugly Doll, wooden blocks from Pottery Barn Kids, wooden rattles from ebay, a Gotz doll and a Skwish.
These are his puzzles (for 1+, I know, bad mom!) and his Monday the Bullfrog book, which was a gift.
Good Sources I Have Utilized
Most of the stuff that isn't organic or handmade that he has was in fact a gift from well meaning people whose use of the internet is shaky at best. I think almost all of the puzzles he has are from TJ Maxx (quite a bit of Melissa and Doug items and where I found his Puzzibilities puzzle in the clearance bin for two dollars!) or Home Goods. Dilliards, Macy's and Goodwill are also great sources for wooden items, believe it or not.
I have lots of other toys that are still put away for him because of his age. He has a merman from Where's Waldorf, an OV Kritter from Indigo Onion, a ton of wooden trains, cars and animals, most handcrafted.
My goal in buying toys is most elegantly stated by Playstore Toys.
Most importantly, however, I think Liam genuinely loves his toys.
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