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Drumroll, Please! See the Winners of Our 2015 Best of Baby Awards

Best of Baby 2015 CollageThe Bump
We built strollers. We dissembled pack and plays. We applied diaper rash cream and tried baby food. And now we're announcing all 90 products that stole the show in this year's Best of Baby awards. Covering everything from car seats and feeding gear to skin care for baby and you to maternity basics, our comprehensive roundup breaks down the best... Read more

Bye-bye, Barbie! Realistic Dolls Are The New Toy Trend

bratz doll before and after without makeupTree Change Dolls
A quick glance at tiny-waisted, long-legged Barbies and plump-lipped, smoky-eyed Bratz tells us that most dolls set the bar for beauty pretty high (a.k.a impossible). For millions of little girls and boys around the world, these dolls serve as confidantes, best friends, even idols -- so airbrushing them to perfection is a slippery slope. That's why manufacturers and concerned moms... Read more

Toy Fair 2015: Back to Basics

Hedgehog backpack and toySkip Hop
With one day to go at Toy Fair 2015, we still have a lot to see. But after a weekend of dodging light-up boomerangs and power scooters meant for older kids, we're happy to say that this year, it seems baby toys are getting back to the basics. Don't get us wrong; design is still... Read more

The Baby Travel Gear You Need for a Weekend Getaway

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Hitting the road for the long weekend? Three-day getaways were a whole lot easier before you were toting kids (and all their stuff) along. But we know the best on-the-go gear to make traveling with kids a breeze, even if you're only going away for a short trip. 1. KidCo Travel Pod Portable Playard ($170) Read more

Trendy Humidifiers for Your Nursery

trendy humidifiersThe Nest
We're pretty vested in your flu prevention (and baby's!) this winter. So first thing's first -- if you didn't see this post from Dr. Altmann, give it a read. Another thing you can do to reduce your chances of getting sick? Invest in a good humidifier. Sounds boring, we know, so we turned... Read more

Would You Pay for These Latest High-Tech Parenting Gadgets?

Edwin the duck and a tabletEdwin
Thanks to the new items revealed at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), all of your parenting excuses have gone out the window. From precise and constant temperature tracking to a bottle that shows the proper holding technique, there's a device (not to mention an app) for every parenting need. Stay tuned; they'll be released throughout 2015.... Read more

Meet Nuna's Latest 'Baby': The MIXX Stroller

Nuna MIXX stroller in three positionsNuna
Many American parents are already fans of Nuna's streamlined, modern baby accessories with equally futuristic names like Pipa, Pepp and Zaaz. The LEAF bouncer keeps baby entertained without any cords or batteries. And the sleek IVVI stroller has grown with baby from the start. Yesterday, the Dutch company introduced its newest "baby," the MIXX stroller. It's compact, it's convertible... Read more

No Batteries Required: Classic Toys for Baby

Baby playing with blocksVeer
Feeling inundated by talking Elmos and flashing play gyms? Unplug yourself—and baby–this holiday season with some timeless, battery-free toys. If you're looking for a little last-minute gift inspiration, these old-school ideas—from whimsical building blocks to adorable play food—are just the thing. Building Blocks

You can’t go wrong with a set of wooden...

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Drew Barrymore Accessorizes With Baby Frankie at Holiday Party

Drew Barrymore, baby Frankie and Jessica Alba at holiday partyGetty
Drew Barrymore's daughter Frankie seemed to be enjoying her first holiday party this Friday. The 8-month-old accompanied big sis Olive, 2, to the Baby2Baby charity event, which brought the North Pole to L.A. Complete with a decked-out tree and a festive balloon wall, the Honest Company-sponsored event was a hit with the younger crowd. But... Read more

The Only Toddler Gift Guide You'll Need

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Gift getting for toddlers isn't as easy as you'd think. Gone are the baby days when a generic teether or blanket would do the trick; these little tykes have personalties of their own, and demand presents to match. Whether you're shopping for an on-the-go two year old or a little budding artist, we've rounded up... Read more