The 18 Best Gifts For the 1-Year-Old Who Likes to Climb or Play With Animals

Finding the perfect present for a 1-year-old isn't as difficult as you might think. The little ones are transitioning from babies to toddlers, so their minds and bodies are active. They're curious and playful, so their toys need to nurture those traits.

We rounded up gifts that will keep your 1-year-old engaged and learning, outside of bedtime. Whether it's a bike to increase their motor skills, a taco set that is anything but basic, or a book of words they'll quickly memorize, these are simply awesome ideas.

- Additional reporting by Macy Cate Williams

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