June 30, 2009
Why shouldn't your baby get in on the pool fun? Enjoy the pool with your baby safely protected from the sun. This activity center has a protective canopy and tethered pool toys so they will always be within your little one's reach.
June 30, 2009
Life with a newborn can be tough; it helps to stay positive. Put your new baby in this Happy Baby onesie and you will forget the sleepless night you just had. The feeling will be contagious. Shown in blue; it's also available in pink. The long sleeves include mitten cuffs to keep your little one from hurting himself.
See also: newborn clothes.
June 29, 2009
These Munchkin Snack Catchers are probably one of the best things I have bought since becoming a mom. Have you ever tried traveling with a baby who was carrying a baggie full of Cheerios? Not pretty. It's dangerous and messy. Now I just shove a few treats in this snack catcher and I'm good to go. It is strong enough to hold the food in and is soft enough not to hurt my baby's fingers. I'd say it's a definite must have.
June 26, 2009
It's a precious time when your baby falls asleep. But there's still no rest for you. You can watch over your little one with this portable video monitor. Older models were limited by wires and limited range. With this handheld monitor you can get the mail or even mow the lawn and still keep a close watch on your baby. You can have peace of mind without having to poke your head in the room and risk waking your baby.
See Video Monitor.
June 25, 2009
When you think about the least pleasant tasks you might need to do as a new parent, aspirating your baby is probably right up there. Personally, I hated using the "baby squeegy" as we called it. This nasal aspirator is a lot more baby-friendly. There are two different silicone tips to accommodate different nostril sizes. It even plays music to distract your baby during those unpleasant moments and there is a collection cup that make clean up easier too.
June 24, 2009
It's great to play outdoors in the summer, but it's important to protect your baby from the glaring rays of the sun. This Play Cabana from Prince Lionhart is perfect for the beach, park, or any outdoor gathering. The fabric provides SPF 50 sun protection and comes with a durable carrying case so it is easy to carry to your destination.
June 23, 2009
Safety on an airplane is just as important as safety in car. This Baby B'Air vest will give you extra piece of mind that your little one is truly safe in your lap. This vest exceeds FAA Safety standards and is comfortable enough to give you and your baby a full range of motion while you fly. It comes in infant and toddler sizes to ensure a proper fit.
See: Travel Safety, Infant Travel Safety.
June 22, 2009
Britax is quickly becoming one of the more popular brands for child safety products. Take a look at the Roundabout Convertible Car Seat, and it's easy to see why. It's light-weight and compact which makes it ideal for some smaller model cars. You won't sacrifice safety either. There is a four point harness for your baby and has push button LATCH connectors for safe and simple installation. It's also rear and forward facing which makes it an economical choice as well.
See also: Convertible Car Seats.
June 19, 2009
Okay, you've been warned. This is a baby you need to look out for. Baby clothes can be funny without being crude. I'd say this one fits that mold. You can indulge your sense of humor without dressing your little one in outrageous outfits. And when he grows up, your little one will thank you for it.
See: Unique baby clothes.
June 18, 2009
Remember when a vacation was really a vacation? Do you remember sitting on a beach or sightseeing at a leisurely pace in an exotic location? After having a baby, those days are just a memory. Now you pack your whole life in a suitcase and have to baby proof a hotel room. Fortunately, Evenflo has made this easier for you with the Crosstown Soft Portable Travel Gate. It comes in a compact travel case and fits extra large and uneven openings. It is soft and collapsable for storage, but holds up to any abuse your little one can dish out.
June 17, 2009
If you are new parent, or even an old pro, having the right tools to bathe a little baby is important. A slippery, wiggly baby can be hard to manage in a big bath tub. Make it a little easier on yourself and use the Safety 1st Kirby Inflatable Tub. The soft material will be comforting to your baby and it dries easily too.
June 16, 2009
This crib comes in a variety of colors, but the Surf Blue finish pictured above, has got to be the best. It is a refreshing change from the standard, generic cribs that we usually think of when we picture infant bedding. This crib also has three positions for your baby's safety as he grows and converts to a toddler bed too.
See infant bedding, cribs.
June 15, 2009
Night time can be scary for any little one. Instead of using a typical night light for your baby's room, try this friendly turtle night light. The shell glows with three soothing colors that simulate the ocean: blue, green, and aquamarine. Five endangered ocean animals will illuminate the room. There is also a 45 minute timer so the light will turn off after your baby goes to sleep. That's an energy saver. Your boring, old-fashioned night light can't do that.
June 12, 2009
Traveling through an airport is challenging enough these days, add an over-excited toddler to the mix and it's enough to send any parent to the airport bar. Make your trip a little easier with the Go-Go Kidz Travelmate. It attaches easily to most toddler seats and gives you peace of mind that your toddler is safe at your side. It is lightweight and maneuvers easily for quick turns. Since the FAA recommends that children under 40 pounds use a child restraint, you'll have one less item to check.
June 11, 2009
Here's a tip for parents of newborns: if your baby sits in it, cover it!! Then, when the inevitable mess takes place, clean up can be just a little bit easier. This hula moon car seat cover fits most major brand infant and toddler seats and comes in a variety of styles. It's machine washable on the gentle cycle. I bet you can't say that about your car seat.
See also: car seat covers.
June 10, 2009
When I lived by the beach, I loved watching dolphins playing and jumping in the ocean. It truly is one of nature's amazing shows. This dolphin mobile captures the playful spirit of dolphins perfectly. The black and white color contrasts and primary colors will keep your baby intrigued while you enjoy the sweet images of the dolphins playing over your little one's crib.
June 9, 2009
That's right. It's babylicious!!! This bedding features real photos of actual animals on a white background. It is neutral in design for parents-to-be who are waiting to find out the sex of their baby, or for parents who are ready to hand it down to a sibling of a different gender. As your baby grows into a toddler, you won't have to update the bedding because the design is not a typical baby theme. It's adorable and economical.
See Crib Bedding.
June 8, 2009
Bath time can be fun for your little baby, but it has to be serious business for you. Their young skin is so sensitive and the bath can be a dangerous place if you're not careful. That's why a bath thermometer is so important to keep your little one safe. They are inexpensive and easy to read. This thermometer sends an audible alarm if the temperature becomes unsafe for your baby. There's no feeling around in the bubbles find it. Now you can relax a little and enjoy bath time with your baby.
See Bath Safety.
June 5, 2009
Any bouncer is a must-have item for small babies. It's a great place to put the baby when you need a break. When a baby is fussy at night due to reflux or congestion, it can be an invaluable tool to help your baby fall sleep. This bouncer is an adorable companion piece to the whole Fisher-Price Rainforest Collection. Like the other pieces, bright colors and friendly animals are featured to keep your baby stimulated and happy.
See Bouncer Seats.
June 4, 2009
Who can resist a name like this? These Daypacks are great when your baby is a little older and you no longer need to lug around a diaper bag around full of bottles and jars. This diaper clutch hold six diapers and a large stack of wipes. There's even enough room for your phone and a sippy cup. Careful! This diaper pack might make designer handbags obsolete. Check out the variety of colors and styles. There is sure to be something to fit your style.
June 3, 2009
Co sleeping is much more common in other parts of the world and it is gaining in popularity in the US. Parenting experts claim it helps forge a tighter bond with your newborn. This one is light-weight and converts to a bassinet if you choose that option. There is also a convenient storage area for diapers, wipes, and cream.
See: Co Sleepers or Bassinets
June 2, 2009
Common advice for new parents usually begins with, "Well, there's no manual for raising kids..." Then how come so many babies look the same, as if they are dressing from some kind of manual? Help your little one stand out in the crowd with whimsical and fun clothes like this Skull Onesie. There will be plenty of time for the Power Suit when they grow up.
June 1, 2009
Father's Day will be here before you know it. Before you run out to buy another necktie or tool, why not give Dad a gift from the heart. It's never been easier to create a meaningful gift with this Babyprints Keepsake Frame. There's no mess and Dad will have a memorable gift to treasure for years.
See also: Father's Day Gifts.