10 Fun Imagination Games for Toddlers -- No Toys Required!

Parents know the drill: we excitedly purchase tons of toys for our little ones, delight in their smiles as they open the first two or three, and then immediately suffer from buyers' remorse as we watch them have more fun with the wrapping paper and boxes than with the actual toys. Young children are absolute masters at pretend play and often require no supplies -- or very few -- most of which are already around the house. So instead of filling your home with more plastic hoozeewats, consider giving your kids the gift that keeps giving by suggesting one of these 10 great imagination games that toddlers can play.


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