Nosefrida – The Snotsucker

Nosefrida

One of the most ingenius nasal aspirators on the market is the Nosefrida Snocksucker. It works like a charm and clears your baby’s nose with almost no baby fuss compared to the traditional bulb nasal aspirator (also can damage nose tissues if used to hard or too much), which usually draws babies into hysterics.

Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature Bottles

tommee tippee

Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature line of baby bottles are designed to help a baby transition from breast-feeding to bottle feeding a lot more seamlessly.

Juice Box Heroes

juice box heroes

I am one of those moms who gets so tired of hearing the same nursery rhymes and children’s songs in the car – over and over and over again. I was so excited when I discovered Juice Box Heroes – I finally found a happy medium for my kids and myself. Two dads who are […]

Britax B-Ready Stroller

britax b-ready

The Britax B-Ready Stroller is a full size, in-line stroller that can grow with your family. The large tires (not air-filled so not as smooth as pneumatic tires) and adjustable handlebars allow for one-handed pushing and easy maneuverability. The one-step brake on the rear tires indicates a red light when engaged and a green light […]

Gripe Water

gripe water active ingredients

A very common newborn issue is severe discomfort due to painful gas.  Gripe water is a homepathic liquid that parents have been giving to their babies for hundreds of  years (originated in Europe). It is a symptom soother, it does not cut gassiness or colic but it does soothe the baby temporarily. One thing to keep […]

What to Expect When You’re Expecting

WTE

“What to Expect When You’re Expecting” by Heidi Murkoff is the #1 top-selling pregnancy book. It is currently in its 4th edition and covers every topic you could think of for pregnant moms (and dads). The book is very comprehensive but can also create a little anxiety. It is a great book in helping you understand […]

Cybex Aton Infant Car Seat

cybex aton

Infant car seats are traditionally heavy but this year Cybex introduced the lowest weighing car seat on the market, the Aton Infant Car Seat. At only 8.8 lbs it is super lightweight compared to other infant car seats. This German brand car seat has so many amazing features that you may just want to consider it. For […]

The New and Improved Baby Bjorn

baby bjorn miracle carrier

On October 1, 2011, Baby Bjorn will introduce a new and improved baby carrier called the Miracle Carrier. This differs from the original in a few ways: Accommodates a newborn without an infant insert (comfortable neck support for an infant) – newborn up to 4 months is facing you and sits higher up in this carrier. Thinner […]

Skip Hop Pronto Changing Station

skip hop

The Skip Hop Pronto! Changing Station is a portable diaper clutch that contains everything you need to change a diaper. You can drop it into a bag, carry it on your wrist or hang it from your strollers. Features: Extra wide zip off changing pad Waterproof pad wipes clean Head area is cushioned with a […]

Moby Wrap

moby wrap instruction booklet

The Moby Wrap is a sling type carrier that allows for many different positions of baby wearing including carrying two babies at once. The wrapping technique is designed to distribute weight evenly so you do not feel any pressure or pain in your shoulders or back. It can hold anywhere from newborns up to toddlers (max weight 35 lbs). […]

Bottle Warmers

bottle warmer

If you are a parent who will be bottle feeding your baby a potential investment is a bottle warmer. They are not super expensive ($20-$60) but there are alternatives (heat up water in a bowl and put the bottle in the water or run the bottle under hot water) that you can do at home […]

Funny Parenting Books

go the f to sleep

1. Go the F**k to Sleep by Adam Mansbach – A hilarious bedtime book for overtired parents. 2. Sippy Cups are not for Chardonnay: And Other Things I Had to Learn as a New Mom by Stefanie Wilder-Taylor – Written in short essays this book combines practical parenting tips with humor. 3. The Three-Martini Playdate: […]