Melissa & Doug has a vast array of play food; if your family eats it, chances are M&D has a corresponding wooden set. Features like play knives that allow little chefs to cut apart velcro-connected food, oven mitts and spatulas make these sets particularly cute and engaging. Here are ten of our favorites:

Each set is $19.99 from Melissa & Doug, and we've had great luck finding discounted sets at TJX stores.

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