Matching puzzles

Darling beyond belief, this set of 12 Match the Buddies puzzles ($16.99, above) includes a variety of 4×7-inch animal match-ups made just for little hands.

We love Banana Panda‚Äôs entire line of tough, durable products, including the high-contrast flash cards (below) on a handy ring for ages newborn and up ($13.99).