Pura Kiki – A Stainless Steel Bottle


As consumers we are all aware of the dangers with plastic bottles. Even though BPA bottles are readily available and more widespread than ever, there are still risks. BPA-free bottles can leach chemicals and petroleum by-products just from normal wear and tear. I had heard of Pura Stainless but never thought about trying their bottle […]

Phil & Teds Nest

Nest Bassinet

If you plan on travelling a lot with your infant (long or short trips) then you will love the Phil & Teds Nest. A compact travel bed for newborns up to 9 months, the Nest will save you precious space when you all ready have so much other gear to pack for baby.

Mimijumi Bottle Review


If you are looking for a bottle to help your baby go from breast to bottle, mimijumi, LLC makes bottles that are “natural, modern and stylish complement to breastfeeding.” Mimijumi “is a design driven company that specializes in simple, safe and natural products for the modern family.” The Not So Hungry Bottle (4 oz) and Very Hungry Bottle (8 oz) have a unique nipple that is designed to mimic the breast, thereby providing a natural feeding and latching process.

Designer Gates by Munchkin

munchkin loft

With National Baby Safety Month still going on, I want to introduce our readers to the Munchkin EveryPlace┬« Safety Gates. What sets these gates apart from other safety gates is the design. The EveryPlace Safety Gates are stylish, modern gates that come in a “variety of mounting options and finishes, such as steel, dark wood or aluminum.”

BabySense V Infant Movement Monitor


The BabySense V Infant Movement Monitor by hiSense is one of those monitors that takes away new parent fear. With the Infant Movement Monitor you no longer have to worry if your baby has stopped breathing because it senses breathing and alarms you of any cessation of movement.

BabyHome Dream Cot


The BabyHome Dream Cot is a lightweight bassinet/cradle that is available in a rainbow of colors (9). Made to look modern yet simple, the Dream is a parent’s dream (baby item that does not scream baby).

Bitsy Bag by Bitsy Brand

bitsy bag

I have been a fan of Bitsy Brand on Facebook for quite a while, but recently this fantastic mom-owned and started company, sent me a Bitsy Bag for review. Bitsy owner, Mandi, started the company after she found a need for a blanket that would stay on her son. He refused to be swaddled or zipped up in a traditional sleep sack so she developed the original Bitsy Bag.

EuroTote by Lillebaby


Scandinavian company Lillebaby makes an ergonomic baby carrier that is a 5-in-1 Moses style bag. The multi-functional EuroTote is made out of a cotton flannel interior fabric and a wind and water repellent microfiber exterior with a carrying board for support. Weighing less than 2 pounds, it is lightweight and easy to carry. For use up to age 3 or more, the EuroTote has long term function.

Don’t Buy These Used!

With the amount of gear and baby essentials that new parents have to buy, many parents are resorting to Craigslist, eBay, garage sales and hand-me-downs instead of buying new items.

Water Safety

bath tub safety

Even with summer ending and pool time coming to a close, we wanted to put some water safety reminders out there… especially bathtub safety! A baby can drown in less than 2 inches of water so never assume your baby is safe when water is involved!

Car Seat Safety

Read on for tips and reminders plus resources on car seat safety.

Munchkin Childproofing Kit


The Munchkin Childproofing Kit is a handy $12 kit that has many of the essentials you will need to keep your baby safe in your house.