A list of my favorite toys & activities by ages that are great investments for the future and that they will play with all year round! I also made sure to add things for all budgets. And don't forget to check the ages prior to your gap since a lot of the activities can be used when older too, you may find more ideas in the younger age group too.
1 year old to 2 year old and up
2 year old to 3 year old and up
3 year old to 4 year old and up