12 Best Baby Bath Toys

Let’s face it; if you don’t have the right distractions, bath time can be a dreaded event for baby and parents alike. Trying to scrub down a slipperly little wiggle worm while he’s crying and throwing a fit can turn into quite the scene. Keep the little ones entertained  with these 12 best baby bath toys, so you and the kiddos can have a fun and productive bath time.

 

  1. Alex Floating Water Drums

    Alex floating water drums
    Photo Credit: Kohls

    Now the music doesn’t have to stop just because it’s bath time. Take the band into the suds with these Alex Floating Water Drums and watch your drummer boy or girl perform for the rubber duckies.

  2. Ring Toss Fountain Octopus

    ring toss fountain octopus
    Photo Credit: Baby Earth

    Cure baby boredom in the tub with this fun ring toss game. Let your little one play in the fountain of water that drains from the octopus’ arms, or watch as they work on their hand-eye coordination with a ring toss game. BPA and Phthalate free.

  3. LadyBug Pod

    ladybug pod
    Photo Credit: Boon Inc.

    Now bath time clean-up is fun with this ladybug pod that attaches securely to the bath wall. It includes a drainable scoop to collect all of the toys and place them nicely in the pod. Cute and useful!

  4. Water Flutes

    water flutes
    Photo Credit: Pottery Barn Kids

    Now your musician can create fun tunes by filling up these flutes with water. Varying amounts of water make different notes so children can make up their own songs each bath time. (Recommended ages 3+)

  5. Activity Boat

    Activity boat pottery barn kids
    Photo Credit: Pottery Barn Kids

    For the future fisherman, this Activity Boat provides endless fun as kids can hook sea creatures and reel them into the boat while navigating the choppy seas of the bath time ocean.

  6. Edushape Sensory Hoops

    Edushape® Sensory Hoops
    Photo Credit: Amazon

    Kids can work on their free-throw in the comfort of their nightly bath. Includes 3 floating Edushape Original Sensory Balls and a floating foam basket.

  7. SKIP*HOP® Sort & Spin Fish bowl Shape Sorter Bath Toy

    skip hop sort spin fishbowl shape sorter
    Photo Credit: Skip Hop

    A fun and educational toy that will challenge your baby to fit 6 squirt toys into corresponding color-coded cut-outs on the fish bowl.

  8. Sassy® Spin & Spill Bath Toy

    sassy spin and spill bath toy
    Photo Credit: Drugstore.com

    Keep your baby entertained for hours with this Sassy Spin and Spill Bath Toy. Round and round it goes, will it ever stop? No one knows!

  9. ALEX® Rub-a-Dub Draw in the Tub Bathtub Crayons (Set of 6)

    Rub a dub draw in tub
    Photo Credit: Toys R Us

    Bath tub crayons that make bath time colorful and creative! The color is gentle on the skin and wipes off with ease from non-porous surfaces.

  10. Crayola® Bathtub Fingerpaint Soap (Set of 3)

    Crayola bath finger paint
    Photo Credit: Bed Bath & Beyond

    Let your kids create masterpieces of art on tub walls or bath tiles. Washes off easily and is non-toxic. (Recommended for ages 3+)

  11. Summer Infant®  Tub Time Tea Party Set

    tea time bath set
    Photo Credit: Amazon

    Let your baby take the tea-party fun into the bath with this adorable tub time tea party set, complete with a teapot, two tea-cups, sugar bowl and sugar cubes.

  12. VTech Sing and Squeak Bath Book

    vtech sing and squeak bath book
    Photo Credit: Target

    Now bath time can also be reading time with the Sing & Squeak Bath Book from Vtech. The waterproof, floating book teaches baby first words, numbers and songs. (Recommended for 6 moths+)

 

 

About The Author Kristin Helms

Kristin Helms is the author of, From Boardroom to Baby: A Roadmap for Career Women Transitioning to Stay-at-Home Moms, and the founder of Tribe Magazine and Mom Tribe. Her mommy musings have appeared on The Huffington Post, Pregnant Chicken, Big City Moms, and Literary Mama, among others. She resides in San Diego, California with her husband and two spirited toddlers.