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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

feed diaper bagThe Honest Company
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

Kourtney Kardashian Talks Kardashian Kids, Mommy Guilt and Baby Must-Haves

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Today marks the debut of the Kardashian Kids line at Nordstrom. It's the same affordable fashion (formerly exclusively at Babies "R" Us) in a new market, with some new looks—but still in the $25 to $35 price range. We talked to mom-of-three Kourtney about the launch, and one thing is clear:... Read more

Another Listeria Recall: Sabra Classic Hummus

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Say it ain't so: Sabra is voluntarily recalling about 30,000 cases of its Classic Hummus due to a possible Listeria contamination. Add it to the list. Amy's Kitchen and Blue Bell Ice Cream both recently recalled products out of Listeria concerns, and Wegman's recalled nectarines, peaches, plums and pluots for the... Read more

Recall Alert! Smooth Industries Baby Pajamas

honda pj recallCPSC
Another motocross uniform pajama recall -- this time from manufacturer Smooth Industries. The recall affects about 7,600 pairs of pajamas, which fail to meet federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear. The PJs, which look like motocross uniforms, were sold in four styles: Ride Smooth, Honda, MX Superstars and Moto X. The one-piece pairs were sold... Read more

Carrie Underwood Debuts Her Little Team Player

isaiah michael fisher with hockey stickCarrie Underwood via Instagram
He may not look ready and rearing to go, but in his first full photo appearance, it's clear Isaiah Michael Fisher is already following in dad's footsteps. "The Predators are in the playoffs! Just waiting to get called up! #PutMeInCoach," mom Carrie Underwood captioned an Instagram of her son, born in February, snoozing... Read more

Recall Alert! Amy's Kitchen Products

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Amy's Kitchen, Inc. is voluntarily recalling several products due to concerns of Listeriosis. One of the company's organic spinach suppliers may have received spinach containing Listeria monocytogenes.

Typically, if you consume Listeria monocytogenes bacterium, you’ll probably be hit with Listeriosis, or food poisoning. Symptoms include fever, muscle aches, nausea, headache and diarrhea. But Listeriosis has especially...

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