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Here’s the ultimate guide to creating memorable Easter baskets for toddlers, filled with a delightful mix of fun, creativity, and practical goodies.

A collage of top toddler Easter basket ideas.
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Easter Basket Ideas for Toddlers

Planning the perfect Easter for your little one? You’ve come to the right place as I am spilling the jellybeans on the best Easter basket ideas for toddlers.

Our Easter tradition involves waking up to discover an Easter basket filled with goodies, followed by a visit to a community egg hunt.

Over the years, I’ve gotten to try out all sorts of goodies, and it’s always a sweet reminder of how much my kids enjoyed, and continue to enjoy, each one.

Here are basket fillers that are fun, creative, and practical to make this special day truly eggstraordinary.

And if you like to see all the items in one place without reading the descriptions, check out my Easter Curation Page.

Fun Toddler Easter Basket Ideas

Books for Toddler Easter Baskets

Baby Easter basket ideas.

Here are some of our favorites:

  • Board book – super interactive, colorful, and educational book
  • Construction Site (Easter Version) – if your child loves the Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site series, they will LOVE this one.
  • Happy Easter, Mouse – great for practicing counting and colors.
  • The Itsy Bitsy Bunny Book – follows the rhythm of Ittys Bittys Spider with bright colors and cute story
  • How to Catch the Easter Bunny – great for inspiring curiosity and imagination
  • God Gave us Easter – a friend gifted me the God Gave Us You as a baby shower gift and since then we’ve been big fans of this series. It is for older toddlers (3 years and up), but I’ve been reading this to my kids ever since they were 2 and they still love it.
  • Little Bible Playbook – a wonderful tool for teaching little ones about Easter

Easter Basket Ideas for Babies

Baby book ideas for toddlers.

Easter Egg Filler Ideas for Toddlers

  • Stickers
  • Bandaid – my kids absolutely LOVE these adorable bandaids.
  • Erasers
  • Mini toy cars
  • Hair clips
  • Mini stamps

Tips for Building Toddler Easter baskets

Here are some suggestions for crafting the perfect Easter baskets for toddlers:

  1. Age-Appropriate Selection: Ensure the items in the basket are suitable for your toddler’s age and developmental stage.
  2. Balanced Mix: Create a mix of entertaining and educational toys to keep them engaged and promote learning.
  3. Favorite Characters: Incorporate items featuring their beloved characters or animals for a personalized touch.
  4. Healthy Treats: Include a variety of treats, balancing traditional sweets with healthier options like fruit snacks.
  5. Creative Elements: Add items that inspire creativity, such as coloring books, crayons, or simple craft kits.
  6. Outdoor Play: If weather permits, consider including toys for outdoor activities like bubbles, a small ball, or sidewalk chalk.
  7. Personalized Touch: Make the basket extra special by adding a personalized item or a sweet note.

About Min

Thank you so much for stopping by! I am Min, a Registered Dietitian, a Christ follower, a wife, and a mom to our two miracle babies! Currently, I’m having a ton of fun feeding their tummies and sharing our baby led weaning journey! Follow me on Instagram if interested in seeing daily menu as well as tips and tricks.

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