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22 Genius Easter Basket Stuffers (That Aren’t Candy!)

Treat your kiddos to something other than candy this Easter. These Easter basket stuffers of books, toys and more are guaranteed to be a hit.

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Melissa & Doug Burrow Bunny Via Amazon.comvia merchant

Plush Bunny

Stuff your kid’s basket with something to cuddle up with, like this fuzzy bunnyMade by the top-rated toy brand Melissa & Doug, this cutie has nearly 10,000 positive Amazon reviews. For more, check out our kid Easter gift ideas.

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Coloring Book

Keep little hands busy while you put the finishing touches on Easter dinner with a gorgeous coloring book from Taste of Home. The intricate designs are perfect for older kids.

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Personalized Crayons

Don’t forget the crayons! These personalized crayons from Etsy spell out your child’s name and come with a seasonal shape.

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Long John Pajamas In Organic Cottonvia merchant

Chocolate Bunny PJs

Family pajamas aren’t just for Christmas. Kiddos and adults alike will enjoy hunting for their basket in these snuggly Hanna Andersson long john pajamas.

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Cotton Jump Rope For Kids Via Amazon.comvia merchant

Jump Rope

Make the most of the start of spring with a jump rope. This pack from Amazon includes two adjustable ropes, so kids of any age can play all day long. Check out these other Easter activity ideas.

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Name Bracelet

For the kid who likes to play dress up, you can’t go wrong with this personalized name bracelet from Etsy. Choose from four age categories and a variety of styles.

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24in Peeps Mint Bunny Plush Ecomm Via Walmart.comvia merchant

Plush Peep

Everyone’s favorite marshmallow candy just got an enormous makeover. This Peeps bunny plush from Walmart is two feet tall!

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Story Adventure Book

Follow Boppy the bunny and Flutter the hummingbird on their Easter adventures with this fun pop-up story kit from Lovepop. Stuff it in a basket for day-of fun. Or, use it as a count down by opening one of the 15 included pouches each day leading up to Easter.

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Hearthsong Grow With Me Watering Can And Gardening Tools For Kidsvia merchant

Mini Gardening Set

Does your little one have a growing green thumb? Tuck this kid-friendly gardening set from Target into their basket for a season full of fun. (Psst! Here are a few ways kids can help in the garden.)

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Lamb Rattle

Even the youngest family members can get in on the Easter fun. This lamb critter rattle from Pottery Barn Kids is ideal for baby’s basket.

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Easter Board Book

Teach little ones their colors and basic vocabulary with this adorable, Easter-themed board book by Eric Carle.

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Easter Egg Suncatcher

Let their imagination run wild with this Etsy DIY suncatcher kit. They’ll love seeing their colorful creations light up the room.

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Pretty Petals Flower Cookiesvia merchant

Baking Kit

For the up-and-coming chef, stuff a kids’ cooking kit from Baketivity into their basket. We love this flower cookies set, but there are many other options to choose from.

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Personalized Ceramic Eastevia merchant

Personalized Eggs

Skip the plastic and invest in a personalized egg your little one’s will treasure for years to come. Each ceramic egg from Etsy is hand-painted in one of seven pastel colors.

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Play Doh Spring Eggs Easter Eggs Via Amazon.comvia merchant

Play-Doh Eggs

Who doesn’t love Play-Doh? This four-pack comes in cute egg-shaped containers, making them a great option to use in an Easter egg hunt.

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Lego Brickheadz Easter Chickvia merchant

Chick LEGO Set

Cheep! Cheep! This cute Easter chick LEGO set will keep the kiddos occupied for hours.

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Easter Bunny Tumbler For Kidsvia merchant

Personalized Tumbler

Available in pink and black, this Etsy Easter bunny tumbler holds eight ounces of your little one’s favorite drink.

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Easter Eggstravaganza Mad Libs Via Amazon.comvia merchant

Easter Mad Libs

Have your little ones put together a hodge podge of nouns, adjectives and verbs with this Easter-themed Mad Libs book.

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Lots of Bubbles

Bring the fun with these Easter bubbles from Amazon that are perfectly sized for little hands.

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Bunny Ears

Easter baskets aren’t complete without a set of bunny ears. We like this Personalization Mall set embroidered with your little one’s name.

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Peter Rabbit Books

Introduce your littles to the world of Beatrix Potter with this retro-inspired book set from Pottery Barn Kids. They’ll enjoy reading about Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddleduck and more classic characters.

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Custom DIY Paint Kit

This sweet set from Etsy has everything you’ll need for an Easter crafting session. These custom paint kits—personalized with your loved one’s name—contain an egg-shaped placard, paint and a brush. Try these other spring crafts, too.

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Caroline Stanko
As Editor, Caroline writes and edits all things food-related and helps produce videos for Taste of Home. When she’s not at her desk, you can probably find Caroline cooking up a feast, planning her next trip abroad or daydreaming about her golden retriever, Mac.
Katie Bandurski
As Senior Shopping Editor, Katie connects Taste of Home readers with the best gifts, deals and home products on the market. An avid foodie and a holiday enthusiast, Katie is an expert at cultivating meaningful moments. When she’s out of the office, you’ll find her exploring Wisconsin, trying out new vegetarian recipes and watching Christmas movies.