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A Sneak Peek At the Latest, Greatest Baby Gear

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On October 14 - 17, The Bump editors will be heading to Louisville, Kentucky for the ABC Kids Expo 2012. While there, we'll be checking out the latest and greatest in baby gear and reporting back on the newest, coolest must-haves for baby -- from strollers to cribs to Read more

Spider-Man Gear for Babies and Toddlers

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The Amazing Spider-Man hit theaters today and even though your baby or toddler is too young to see it, you can still get him in on the excitement by dressing him in some cute superhero gear. We found some sweet Spider-Man clothes at Target (left to right): Toddler boy's 2-piece pajama set, $13 Read more

The Coolest New Baby Gear from the ABC Spring 2012 Show

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We got to check out the newest baby products last week at the 2012 All Baby & Child Spring Educational Conference in Las Vegas. Get a sneak peek at what we found. Read more

The Latest Scoop: Some Baby Gear Is About Mom, Not Baby

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Celebrities Team Up for Red Nose Day Festivities

Nick Cannon and dancers with red nosesNick Cannon via Instagram
Red Nose Day has a serious mission -- raising money and awareness for kids living in poverty. But the approach is far from serious, and so far, it's doing a good job of making us laugh. First, Nick Cannon committed to a 24-hour dance marathon. https://twitter.com/rednoseday/status/601275623324131328 Then, Coldplay wrote a Game of Thrones musical. Now, Ed... Read more

Our Top 5 Favorites from the New York Baby Show

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It's the largest show for new and expectant parents in the country, and we definitely weren't going to miss it. We spent our weekend scoping out the annual New York Baby Show, and as always, were so impressed with the latest and greatest gear. Don't let the 150+ exhibitors overwhelm you; we've narrowed it down... Read more

The Business of Baby Boxes

contents of finnish baby box for new parentsFinnish Baby Box
For some brand new parents, the second most important arrival (after baby, of course) is a simple cardboard box. "Baby boxes" containing newborn basics like gender-neutral clothes, winter gear, diapers and bath supplies have been mailed out to new parents by the Finnish government for over 75 years. Now, the business is taking off --... Read more

Recall Alert! IKEA Crib Mattresses

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IKEA is expanding its crib mattress recall, upping the number of potentially-dangerous mattresses to 300,000 in the US. While the initial recall back in January affected 160,000 VYSSA crib mattresses, 131,000 of the SULTAN mattresses have been added in the US, and 44,000 in Canada. The mattresses could create a gap between itself and the crib... Read more

Cute Bag, Great Cause

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We can't help ourselves. We've got our eye on a gorgeous new diaper bag. And it supports some pretty great causes. This unisex, tribal-printed canvas bag is the product of two very philanthropic companies: The Honest Company and FEED.  The Honest Company, founded by Jessica Alba, creates safe and eco-friendly baby hygiene products,... Read more

Recall Alert! Beech-Nut Baby Food

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Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling almost 1,920 pounds of baby food -- somewhere around 7,600 jars -- after glass was discovered in one jar. While the recall, announced on the USDA website, is voluntary, one consumer did report oral injury as a result of glass in the baby food. Only one flavor is affected: Stage... Read more