Easy, No-Cook Baby Food Recipe: Chickpea Yogurt

chickpea yogurt
Making pureed baby food seems like a lot of work -- but not this recipe! Here, Liza Huber, creator of Sage Spoonfuls, shows how to make this healthy puree without having to cook a thing. A great meal to bring on the go with baby -- no reheating necessary (just pack it in a cooler... read more

Scan This: Space-Saving Convertible Crib (VIDEO)

stokke sleepi
Tight on space or expecting twins and want them to sleep together? In this video, Christopher from Buy Buy Baby explains why the Stokke Sleepi is a such a great crib. It truly grows with your baby (or babies) from a small, bassinet-sized sleeping you can easily roll from room-to-room, to a crib, to a... read more

15 Stylish Baby and Kid’s Products Made in the USA

Guest post by Gary Osborne, children’s style expert and founder of Oliver & Adelaide

As a new dad, I discovered how difficult it is to find American-made items for my children. After extensive searching and testing I’ve discovered the safest, heirloom quality items for your child all made in the USA. These wonderful clothes, toys and furnishings are from the some of the best designers and artists.

Photo: Oliver & Adelaide
1 of 15

Cloud Mobile by Baby Jives

I believe that whatever furnishings you purchase for your child should last for many years to come. This mobile is a magical piece for all stages of development and makes any setting a magical one.

 

Plus, more from The Bump:

Best Toys for Babies and Toddlers

Cutest Baby Products

Eco-Friendly Baby Products You’ll Love

Gary Osborne is the Founder and Creative Director of Oliver & Adelaide, which specializes in bringing its members new, bespoke seasonal packages of the most exquisite clothing, toys and furnishings to parents and their children. Soon after he and his partner had their two children, Gary became an art educator specializing in childhood development. Now, his children, Oliver & Adelaide, are his inspiration for giving other parents the gift of beautifying their baby’s world with the only the best.  Previously, Gary spent over a decade as a fashion designer in New York City.

Holiday Gift of the Day: LeapFrog LeapPad2 Explorer

leap pad 2
No, this gift isn't for baby -- it's for the older kid in your life. The hot toy this year has got to be the LeapFrog LeapPad2 Explorer. Not only is it fun and has tons of cool games and apps, it will hopefully get your kid away from your gadgets for a little while.... read more

I Am Pregnant (aka a Message for Dads-to-Be)

pregnant woman
I am pregnant. My already large breasts have grown to the size of two cantaloupes. My nipples look like they have met a tanning bed. I haven’t seen my vagina in weeks, and I have bright blue veins running the length of my body. Remind me of my beauty. Help me embrace my... read more

The Latest Scoop: 6 Signs Kate Middleton Might Really Be Pregnant

Photo: ZimbioPhoto: Zimbio
Check out what’s buzzing around the Internet this week: 6 Signs Kate Middleton Might Really Be Pregnant -- EOnline.com World Health Organization Says Pregnant Women Need Flu Vaccine Most -- ABCNews Fred Savage Welcomes a Son -- People Did Attachment Parenting Contribute to Mayim Bialik's Divorce? -- Time Design Guru... read more

Healthy Dinner Recipe: Whole Wheat Linguine With Arugula and Edamame

Photo: Maren Caruso / The NestPhoto: Maren Caruso / The Nest
This Whole Wheat Linguine with Arugula and Edamame recipe (from 12 Best Foods Cookbook) is the perfect easy weeknight meal. Bonus: it's vegetarian and inexpensive to whip up. >> Get the recipe on The Nest Plus, more from The Bump: read more

The First-Time Mom Advice I’m Following as a Second-Time Mom

Photo: Thinkstock / The BumpPhoto: Thinkstock / The Bump
When you're a first-time mom, you hear advice coming out of the woodwork. It seems that everyone you know has some advice for you on how to be a good parent, ranging from your child's soon to be sleep habits to exactly how to properly burp a baby. Some of the advice I... read more

Dealing With Baby Health Scares

bili-blanket
Our son was born with a case of jaundice bad enough to send us home from the hospital with a bili-blanket to fight it off. Luckily, we only needed to use it for a few days before his enzyme levels were better. (He also got a black eye from delivery, but it didn't hurt... read more

Jessica Simpson Is Pregnant With Baby #2!

Photo: Janet Mayer / PR PhotosPhoto: Janet Mayer / PR Photos
Jessica Simpson's baby girl, Maxwell Drew is not even seven months old, so we weren't anticipating new baby news from Jess anytime soon -- but surprise! Jessica and fiance Eric Johnson are expecting another baby, according to Us Weekly. "It definitely wasn't planned. But yes, Jessica is pregnant again," a source revealed to the magazine.... read more