Best ride-on toys for kids
by Melissa Brodsky
Spring is beginning to, well, spring. The cold air is shifting, slowly. There are buds popping their heads through earth, toward the sun. It’s almost time to go jacketless, finally. It’s been a long winter.
Stir crazed children are anxiously awaiting playing outside. They want to decorate driveways with sidewalk chalk, blow bubbles and watch them pop and they can’t wait to be able to ride their bikes. Oh, the freedom that kids feel on those 2, 3 or 4 wheels, it can take them down the driveway or up the sidewalk in an instance.
Now is the time to purchase ride on toys for kids. Bicycles, motorized cars, scooters…you name it!
Check out these hot ride-on toys:
The Air Pogo Jumper, winner of the Parents Choice Award for Fall 2012. It retails for 24.99. Not your traditional ride-on toy but kids ages 6 and up can jump their way around town.
Power Wheels Fisher Price Kawasaki at Toys R Us is a Toys R Us exclusive. It’s on sale now for $74.99 and has free shipping. It is toddler friendly, too.
Another Toys R Us exclusive is the Avigo 6 volt Mini Cooper in pink on sale for $149.99 and also has free shipping.
You are sure to find a motorized ride-on toy that is perfect for you child at Toys R Us.
Over at Target, the award winning PlasmaCar Ride-on Vehicle for $44.99. It’s powered by gravity, friction and fun.
The Fisher-Price Rock and Roll Tryke, on sale for $14.24 at Target! It is perfect for kids 2 and up. They just hop on and take off.
Target has a HUGE selection of so many different ride on toys for kids of all ages.
Walmart is a great choice to purchase any sized two-wheeler. The have a great variety and price range.
Lalaloopsy is all the rage and the colorful bike is sure to make your daughter squeal in delight. On sale now at Wal-Mart for $59.00.
If the Disney movie Cars excited your son, this bike is the perfect Spring accessory for him. On Sale at Wal-Mart for $59.97.
Not only do kids enjoy the freedom that comes along with pedaling away but, it’s a great exercise for them and they won’t even notice that it’s being sneaked in!