Enter The 2016 Best Of Baby Awards Now!

Best of Baby
It’s that time of year again — we’re gearing up for our fourth annual Best of Baby Awards! What that means: whether you’re an established company or an entrepreneurial startup, if your product excels in design, functionality and innovation, we want to hear from you. From baby strollers and carriers to breast pumps and baby toys, we’ll be... Read more

Functional Baby Gear That Won't Change Your Style

Parenthood will change you. You can swear off all the Raffi and Paw Patrol you want, but at the end of the day, you, too, will be singing and bouncing along to The Wiggles to keep baby happy. While your child's interests, playgroups, toys and gear will become a huge part of your life, a major takeaway from... Read more

Stroller Trend Alert: Leather Trim

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Multiple configurations, matching diaper bags, a one-handed fold; these features are no longer exclusive to the crème de la crème of strollers. But there's one trending point of differentiation that seems to be a new hallmark of luxury strollers: Ladies and gentlemen, introducing leather (or leatherette) trim. It first caught our eye on the new Read more

Introducing Rachel Zoe For Quinny And Maxi-Cosi

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Packed inside the Dorel Juvenile booth at the ABC Kids Expo, the crowd waited for the mysterious, big announcement from Quinny and Maxi Cosi. As expected, a collective gasp of delight echoed through the space as the respective stroller and car seat companies unveiled their new collection: a trio of products designed... Read more

Recall Alert! Recaro Car Seats

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Recaro Child Safety is recalling more than 173,000 car seats in the U.S. The recall affects ProRide and Performance Ride convertible car seats manufactured prior to June 9, 2015. The problem lies in the shells of the car seats, which can crack or come loose from the main shell during a crash, the company announced. The problem was... Read more

Is Your Baby Monitor Hacker-Proof? New Report Raises Concern

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You've heard the stories of men making lewd comments to baby and caregivers through the monitors. Or the ones where hackers posted live streams of babies sleeping for the world to see. Regardless of the specifics, it’s always alarming to hear about strangers spying via hacked baby monitors. Now, just in time to kick off Baby Safety... Read more

6 Cities, 6 Baby Gear Trends

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You're not a regular mom, you're a cool mom, right? Take a look at how your baby gear matches up with the most popular items from your city. Online retailer zulily sorted through 385,000 top-selling products in different markets to find out what's trending nationwide. Houston, TX: Houston is known for two things: disposable... Read more

Lather Up With Safe Sunscreens

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Planning to spend the long weekend outside? Sunscreen is definitely a must. But you'll want to use some discretion before you lather it on; the additives in some brands may do more harm than good. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) releases an annual sunscreen guide, vetting products with oxybenzone (which may disrupt hormone function) and... 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

Preventing Preterm Labor With Light Therapy

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Researcher James Olcese, PhD has officially gotten the green light on his solution for preventing preterm labor: light goggles. Olcese, an associate professor at Florida State University College of Medicine, realized that many women go into preterm labor at night, when the brain hormone melatonin is at its peak. So after winning a $35,000... Read more