Is everybody having fun? As families across the globe head into yet another week of self isolation, it's probably fair to say we're all running out of ideas for things to do at home. And while we appreciate the online storytimes, educational activities, virtual field trips and unprecedented amount of time to actually play with our kids, the idea of just buying something that we know they'll love (and maybe even play with independently) is very appealing.
If you're already making a shopping list—whether it's for an online retailer that will deliver or your local toy store (for curbside pickup), here are a few things to consider adding to your list:
*Editor's note: In an effort to avoid any trips to the hospital, parents should be mindful of kids being involved in risky play. When using things like trampolines, bikes and climbing structures, kids should be supervised at all times.