How to Build an Easter Basket Full of Healthy Toddler Treats

Written by: Lauren Rockteacher



Time to read 3 min

Welcome to our guide on how to build a Healthy Easter Basket for your little one! Say goodbye to the sugar crash and endless toys, and say hello to a sugar-free, toddler-friendly basket with our simple equation below. Start by selecting a basket, then pick a few items from each category: Comfy Cozy, Practical Play, and Sensible Essentials. Top it off with a tasty treat or two, and voila! You've crafted the perfect Easter basket, full of healthy toddler treats. 

Ooby's Easter Basket Equation

(Basket Basics)+(Comfy Cozy) + (Practical Play) + (Sensible Essentials) + (Tasty Treats) = A Healthy Easter Basket

1. Basket Basics

I'm all about reusing a trusty basket every year. Just add a cute name card and let your little ones proudly place their basket out for the Easter bunny's visit. Save money and create lasting memories with a sturdy, reliable, and timeless basket to kick off your Easter celebrations!

Classic Woven Easter Baskets

The Functional Tote Easter Basket

Modern Metal Easter Baskets

2. Comfy Cozy

Get ready for all the cuddles! One of my favorite traditions is opting for a comfy blanket instead of wasteful plastic Easter grass. Easter is also the perfect time to refresh those too-tight jammies and find a new plushy for your little one’s bed.

Comfy Blankets for Toddlers

Cozy Toddler Pajamas for Spring and Summer

Snuggly Stuffed Animals

3. Practical Play

Skip the flimsy, one-hour wonders and opt for toys that will withstand the test of time! As summer approaches, it's the perfect time to stock up on essentials for your little one. Dive into our selection of nontoxic bath toys, exciting outdoor play gear, and crafty favorites to fill your toddler’s Easter basket with endless fun! 

Outdoor Toddler Toys for Summer

Natural Bath Toys for Baby

Toddler Crafting Favorites

4. Sensible Essentials

It's time to replenish those beloved toddler kitchen utensils, add some new giggles with goofy books, and gear up for a fun-filled summer! Forget the sugary popsicles and whip up your own with fresh fruit and coconut water. Dive into the hilarity of Silly Sally, or stay sun-safe with the convenience of brush-on powdered sunscreen. 

Toddler Kitchen Supplies

Books for Toddlers

  1. See You Later, Alligator Hardcover by Sally Hopgood (Author), Emma Levey (Illustrator)
  2. A Goat On A Boat by Adrian Wise (Author)
  3. Silly Sally by Audrey Wood (Author)
See You Later Alligator Hardcover

Summer Must-Haves for Toddlers

5. Tasty Treats

Here are some tasty treat ideas for your toddler’s Easter basket, sans added sugar. Include their go-to snacks like smoothie melts, add some naturally dyed Easter eggs for a pop of color, and top it off with Ooby's Smashcake mix for some tasty baking fun!

Sneaky Fun Healthy Food

Toddler Grocery Favorites

Fresh Fruit

  1. Clementines
  2. Kiwi
  3. Bananas
kiwi next to a bowl of kiwis

A Basketful of Health and Happiness for Your Little One

And that's a wrap! We've reached the end of our guide on creating the perfect Easter basket, full of healthy toddler treats. I hope you're feeling inspired and ready to put together a basket that's sure to bring smiles and joy. Say goodbye to sugar crashes and endless toy clutter, and hello to a basket filled with cozy comforts, practical playthings, sensible essentials, and delicious treats. It's all about making Easter special in a way that nourishes both body and soul. Here's to creating wonderful memories and cherished moments with your toddler this Easter! Cheers to you and your family.

Lauren Rockteacher
Owner, Founder