It won’t be long before your little ones are waking up on Easter morning and running out of their rooms to see what awaits them in their Easter baskets. It’s such a fun and exciting time to hear those little pitter-patter of feet and their squeals of excitement. Easter baskets are such a fun way to start their Easter morning with a few fun treats and surprises.
The awesome part is that Easter baskets don’t have to be stuffed full of just candy. Okay, maybe one chocolate bunny rabbit, but there are many unique and fun ideas to replace those sugary items. No need to stress! Throw a few of the items listed below in a basket, you’re done and your kids will love it.
1. Crayola Color Bath Dropz
Who says that bathtime can’t be fun? With these color-changing bath drops, your child will love hopping into the red, green or blue water. Or mix colors together to make orange or purple! Let kids make their own fun color combination!
2. Hatchimals Easter Eggs
If your household is on the Hatchimals craze, these could be an awesome addition to your little one’s Easter basket! Imagine their excitement when they see 12 Hatchimal eggs waiting for them to crack open on Easter morning!
3. Sidewalk Chalk
What better time than to refresh that old sidewalk chalk from last year? Sixteen vibrant colors, big enough for colorful pictures or to share! Your little ones will have hours of fun outdoor time with this fun treat from their Easter basket!
4. First Responders Bubble Gun
Not only are these great outdoor fun, but they also light up and make noises as well. Give them the gift of laughter and bubbles with these fun bubble shooters!
5. Melissa & Doug ‘On the Go’ Coloring Pad with Stickers
The perfect gift for those Easter Day travels. Mess-free and easy to take along with you wherever you may be heading!
6. Silly Putty Fun Pack
Who doesn’t love silly putty? Your little ones can roll it, catch it, string it, stretch it…the options are endless! Give them this fun and creative toy in their Easter basket this year and they are sure to love it!
7. Bunny Rabbit Necklace
Let your kiddos know that “some-bunny” loves them with this adorable, engravable necklace. A perfect and unique piece that they can treasure for years to come.
8. Easter Crack-Ups Joke Book
Can there ever be too many knock-knock jokes? Be prepared to spend your day laughing with this hilarious book packed full of some great jokes!
9. Melissa & Doug Temporary Tattoos – Metallic
Beautiful, unique, easy to apply and temporary? All sounds like a great and fun gift to have waiting in your little one’s Easter basket!
10. Easter Bunny Go Fish Card Game
Who doesn’t love a good game of go-fish Easter bunny style? Easy to learn, and easy to play for all ages! Love card games? Check out the 6 Best Card Games for Kids!
11. Lego Holiday Easter Egg Hunt Set Kit
An awesome buildable Lego scene that the whole family can enjoy together!
12. Galaxy Fluffy Slime
Who can resist this fun combo of stretchy slime that also comes in the shape of an Easter egg? Perfect Easter colors to add to your child’s Easter basket!
13. Itty Bitty Boo Easter Bunny Stuffed Dog
What Easter basket would be complete without a stuffed animal? And who can resist an adorable pup in an Easter bunny costume? Don’t have a pink bunny fan in your house, there are many other options to choose such as the Boo Dragon or the Boo Monster or even a Boo Unicorn!
14. Play-Doh Easter Bunny & Chicks Stampers
An Easter Basket isn’t complete without Play-doh and with these Easter themed stampers, your kids will have a blast using the stamps to create fun shapes. Each pack contains one bunny and one chick.
15. Melissa & Doug Decorate-Your-Own-Craft Kits
Wooden toys to craft, paint and play with are perfect Easter Basket stuffers for your kids! And when the paint dries, they can put the inclosed stickers on it as well!
Have fun finding creative and unique items to put in your child’s Easter baskets this year. While candy and sweets can be tempting, there are so many other items out there that are fun to play with and will last a lot longer than sugary treats! Take a peek at a few of the items above and see if any of them would be a great addition to your child’s Easter basket. Have fun, and have a Happy Easter!