July 31, 2009
As a parent, you might spend a lot of time pulling foreign objects out of your baby's mouth. You need to be just as careful with what you put IN your baby's mouth. This teether is BPA -free and comes in two adorable designs: yellow apple and blue fish. These are two items you can feel confident about giving your baby.
See: teether , BPA-free products.
July 30, 2009
Did you ever hear your neighbor's conversation through your baby monitor? Isn't your next thought always, "Can they hear me?!" This Sony monitor has 27 channels to reduce that chance. Other features such as low battery lights and out-of-range indicators give you increased peace if mind.
See Sony 900 MHz BabyCall Nursery Monitor, nursery safety.
July 30, 2009
Don't let the unusual shape of this stroller scare you. It is actually highly versatile. The wheel formation makes it easy to maneuver 360 degrees and the seat is front and rear facing, making it easy to check on your baby. No more leaning over the top of the stroller. It also comes with a sun canopy and a rain shield, perfect for all sorts of weather.
See Quinny stroller .
July 29, 2009
Introduce your wild baby to some wild animals with this Touch 'N Sing Block. It's touch activated so it's easy for your baby to use. This musical toy will teach your little one about the names and sounds of each wild animal pictured. The bright colors will hold your baby's attention and the soft texture will surely make your baby want to hug it all day long.
See Sensory toys, infant music.
July 28, 2009
Every baby deserves a stuffed animal to hold. But for some, stuffed toys are hazardous. Dust mites and allergens can cause dangerous allergic reactions and asthma attacks. This stuffed toy is sturdy enough to hold up to frequent washings and you can even freeze it to decrease the allergens. Now cuddling with a stuffed toy is safe for all little ones.
See Asthma Friendly Toys, Hypoallergenic toys.
This rock and stack toy has been a toy box staple for years. I always include it as a shower gift. Hey, you want the kid to get off on a good start, right? It's colorful, fun, and is perfectly safe for when little hands put the rings in little mouths. It's changed so little through the years, and yet still so perfect.
See: Fisher-Price Rock-A-Stack.
July 27, 2009
Finding ways to keep your baby safe and happy can be chore. Toys, swings, and play yards clutter every new parent's home. Add this Graco Jumper to your list of required items. It safely attaches to your doorway and has a soft bumper to protect woodwork. Plus, the material is removable and machine washable for when your little angel makes a mess.
See Doorway bouncers.
July 24, 2009
Complete your Rainforest Nursery collection with this adorable mobile. The leaves and friendly animals will intrigue your baby while the soothing sounds of classical music lull him to sleep. It can be remote activated so you don't have to disturb your little one to turn it on. As your baby grows, you can convert the mobile to a music box so your baby will always have soothing music to put him to sleep.
See Fisher-Price: Rainforest Motion and Music Mobile.
July 23, 2009
When it comes to cleanliness, you can't be too careful with your baby's bottles. Boiling bottles in water can take a long time and when baby is hungry, you won't want to waste time. This AVENT Sterilizer holds up to 6 bottles and maintains its sterile environment up to 24 hours. That means you'll be ready to feed your baby at the first peep.
See bottle sterilizers.
July 22, 2009
Sometimes all a baby needs is a good old fashioned stuffed toy. If you are caught up in getting all the latest and greatest baby gear, get back to basics with this adorable Flatophant. It may not light up or make any noises, but its soft, cuddly texture is just what your baby needs to feel comfy all over.
See Baby toys.
July 21, 2009
Would you like to save $1,000 while you also save the planet? You can do it. Cloth diapers are more economical than disposables and have more ventilation to reduce the occurrence of diaper rashes. As a bonus, you are keeping thousands of diapers from ending up in landfills. This set has a waterproof liner and added padding for night time. You'll hardly notice the difference.
See cloth diapers.
Every parent needs to know CPR and safe choking maneuvers. But it can hard to find the time to make it to a class when you are juggling a job, new baby, and other daily life stresses. Check out this instructional DVD for a full course on life saving techniques. Real children are used during the demonstrations, not dummies which makes the lesson much more realistic.
See also: Infant CPR DVD.
July 20, 2009
Every parent wants to give their baby the stars. Now you can. This Fisher-Price swing has a precious star studded canopy designed to keep your baby cozy and feeling safe. Two positions allow your baby to sit up or lay down for a nap. There is a library of 16 songs to soothe you baby and you can control the volume with a remote.
See: Cradle Swing or Infant Swings
July 17, 2009
That's right. B is for Bob...Marley. Introduce your little one to the relaxed vibe of Bob Marley. He'll be the coolest one in the play group and you and the other mothers will have something else to talk about, besides last night's shows.
See: Bob Marley, unique baby clothes.
It's never too early to start teaching your child the classics. This Mozart Music cube plays 8 Mozart masterpieces and plays the sounds of a harp, French horn, piano, flute, and violin. It's rounded edges are safe for your baby and they also light up to the sound of the music which is sure to hold your baby's attention.
See Educational Baby Toys.
July 16, 2009
Self feeding is an important milestone for babies, but it can be a stressful time for parents. Babies can bite off too much of something and choke. These Fresh Food Feeders are a great way to help babies learn how to eat table food while minimizing the risks of choking. The handle is a perfect size for little hands to grip and the mesh portion keeps small bits safely out of your baby's mouth.
See baby self-feeding.
July 15, 2009
What do you buy for the baby that is uber adorable? An uber snuggler onesie, of course. This onesie is made of bamboo fabric, which means it is one of the softest fabrics you can buy. These are clothes you can feel good about; this fabric is good for your baby and the environment. You can buy it in newborn up to 12 months.
See Organic Baby clothes.
I get nervous when I'm cooking dinner and my baby is pulling on my legs or clothes. One false move and it's a night you'll never forget. Toys like the Leap Frog Fridge Farm give your baby something else to do while he plays at a safe distance. Colorful images, wacky animals, and fun sounds will entertain your baby so you can get things done.
See LeapFrog Fridge Farm Magnetic Animal Set.
July 14, 2009
The bright colors and soothing sounds of the Fisher-Price Rainforest Collection are naturally entertaining for your baby. This high chair has seven different height settings and the tray has convenient one handed removal. The tray is also dishwasher safe which can be a huge time saver.
See Fisher-Price Rainforest Healthy Care High Chair.
If your baby could talk, he or she might say, "Happiness is...a clean diaper." Don't get caught without diapers and wipes while you are out running errands. Yuck. You and your baby can pay the price for that one. You can use this diaper envelope to keep a convenient stash in the car so you will never be without diapers for your little one. This smiley face pack holds several diapers and wipes and comes with a strap so you can throw it on the back of the stroller when you need to.
See diaper bags.
July 13, 2009
Dog lover in-training. That's what this baby gift says to me. Not all gifts have to be teddy bears and rainbows. This boxed set includes a onesie, rattle, decorative hangers, and other new baby essentials. There's enough in this set to keep any nursery well stocked.
See Newborn Gift Set.
July 10, 2009
Is there a new parent in your life who is also a golf lover? These golf socks are a great, whimsical gift sure to make any new dad smile. These socks some in every color of the rainbow, so your baby will have golf socks for every day of the week!
See baby gifts.
You want your baby to be comfy, why can't you be comfy too? During a sleepless night of rocking a crying baby, you could use a little luxury. This Graham Glider is decorative and functional. It is made with with a reinforced wood frame, double-wrapped foam-core cusions and a swivel glider base. You might even want to sit in it when the baby isn't crying.
See gliders or rockers.
July 9, 2009
These little hand held toys are the best for keeping rolling babies still during diaper changes. Babies love the bright lights and soft sounds. The little caterpillar handle is precious and easy for babies to hold.
See baby toys, Baby Einstein.
There is growing evidence that the methods used to produce plastics are allowing more toxins to sneak into our baby's diets. If you're looking for a safer way to help feed your baby, then the safe sippy will put your mind at ease. It is stainless steel and free of Bisphenol A, phthalates and DEHA. Plus it has all the conveniences you would expect: drip free spout and easy grip handles for little hands.
See also: Bisphenol A, phthalates and DEHA free products.
July 8, 2009
I got this as a gift for my second son and it was the best gift I could have received. It is now my standard gift that I give when someone has a baby. It is so sturdy that I am still using it for my third son, 4 years later. Bright colors and fun sounds keep your baby happy when he is awake and the soothing vibrator will help you and the baby get some sleep.
See Baby Bouncer.
July 7, 2009
Live and Learn or Learn and Groove? You can do it all with this Leap Frog play table. Leap Frog makes toys that are colorful, musical and just plain fun for your baby. This table even has motor skill toys to challenge your little one. This Leap Frog table will become a standard toy that every little baby will need to have in their play room.
See LeapFrog® Toys
July 6, 2009
Don't you love this pretty pink Britax car seat? Normally, I go gender neutral because I am all about the hand-me-downs. But these bright pink flowers are hard to resist. This car seat is available in other colors and has all the Britax safety features you would expect. It's convertible from rear to front facing and is LATCH compatible. It is also constructed to distribute impact in the even of a crash. That gives you peace of mind.
See Britax Car Seat.
Don't you hate it when you move your car seat and there is a permanent outline on your seat? You can protect your car by using this seat protector by Muchkin. It has a non skid surface for safety and has slots for the car seat straps to go through. There is a handy pocket in the front to hold toys and snacks. Now you're ready to hit the road.
See Car Seat accessories.
July 3, 2009
Sometimes a baby isn't ready for a pool. It can be scary and loud with all those big people jumping around. But that doesn't mean that they can't have fun with water. The little squirt pool is just the right size to keep your baby cool and safe. You can adjust the size of the fountains and there are even little floating fish in the liner. Bring on the summer fun!
See pool toys, outdoor toys.
July 2, 2009
Few household spaces can be less forgiving to a tumbling toddler than your fireplace hearth. This soft hearth pad is made of a thick durable foam that is safe for your baby and provides a comfortable place for you to sit. It's flame resistant so you don't have to remove it when you want to use the fireplace.
Sunscreen, sun hat and UV protective clothing are important. But it's easy to forget how sensitive a baby's feet are in the sun. They need to be protected too. These beach shoes are flexible to ensure a custom fit and have a unique water draining sole. They are a perfect way to protect your little one's feet from the hot sand or the hidden dangers under water.
See also: Water shoes.
July 1, 2009
Keep your baby close to you with the versatile Moby Baby Wrap. This wrap long enough to secure a snug fit, but does not have too much extra fabric between you and your baby. You can place your baby facing you or facing out. You can even place the baby securely on your back when you need to have your hands free.
See also Baby Carriers, Baby Slings.