First sign up for GILT using THIS link (a discount site similar to OneKingsLane). For signing up you will get a $20 CREDIT to your account!!!
Log-in to your newly created account.
Then select Melissa and Doug.
Select any one item $12 or under! Shiping is $7.95 BUT you can use your credit for the shipping also.
Viola! Free item with FREE shipping!
You will need to enter a credit card when submitting order BUT it will not be charged.
You could also get some JJ Cole items for SUPER cheap!