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    Default 2nd birthday presents

    Can you give me idea what to get a girl I'm really stuck for dd she's not into toys. We don't have much money atm

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    What about going to the $2 shop or Kmart and getting a whole lot of arts and crafts and making a craft box for her?

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    Some of our presents around that age were puzzles (they were moving away from the 1 piece ones so needed more pieces), books, a scooter, craft stuff (cheap and easy – pipe cleaners, buttons, etc), doll with accessories, ‘kitchen stuff’ for outside (we went to the op shop and stocked up on old bowls, plates, spoons, containers and they love to make mud pies, etc in them), dress ups (op shop again!), duplo.


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    Duplo was a big winner for us. Sometimes target and other places can have it on sale. Or even second hand since it is so durable. Playdough sets- I make my own playdough. An eisel. Kmart has a cheap one

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    I second getting craft item from Kmart. I asked the same question for a boy a couple of weeks ago and when I went to Kmart, the range and ideas were huge!

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    Sorry for repeats but:
    Craft supplies
    Bubble wand or bubble machine
    Kinetic sand
    Play dough
    Garden kit - gloves, wheelbarrow, spade and some sunflower seeds to plant
    Dress ups - doesn't have to be bought costumes, put a box together with different hats, scarves, beads, bags etc...

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    Shopping trolley from kmart around $10 comes with some "food" too.

    All the kids seem to love it, dd got hers around 2ish.

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    I definately recommend heading to Kmart they have some really cool kids things and their prices are great.

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    Oh yes my dad loves her shopping trolley too

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