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No Batteries Required: Classic Toys for Baby

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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

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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

See aden + anais's New Designs for World AIDS Day

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Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day -- a day for us to pause and remember that 650 babies are born HIV positive every day. In an effort to lower that number, aden + anais has teamed up with (PRODUCT)RED to create new designs and raise money to combat the virus. The new prints, launching... read more

Your Black Friday Baby Gift Guide

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If you're braving the Black Friday masses tonight, you have our utmost respect. Let us lend you a hand and point you in the direction of the perfect toys for baby this Christmas.

0-3 Months: Gardenbug 4-Piece Foot Finder and Wrist Rattle Set

Buy It: $16, Lamaze, BuyBuyBaby.com Why They’ll Love It Everything’s... read more

Nate Berkus Creates a 90-Square-Foot Nursery

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This isn't Nate Berkus's actual nursery. But what the expectant designer dad created for an editor of ElleDecor.com is stunning all the same — and with just 90-square-feet of New York apartment space to work with. The interior designer visited Amy Preiser, a digital editor at the magazine, and transformed her tiny guest... read more

Enter to Win Freebies All Week Long

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Ready to have the best week ever? Starting on Monday, we're kicking off another five days of freebies! You'll have a chance to win gear from our favorite brands. All you have to do is answer the question of the day on our giveaways board. So check it every morning, Nov. 17-Nov. 21 to... read more

Don't Forget to Enter Our Best of Baby Awards!

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Only three weeks left to put your best baby gear forward and enter our Best of Baby Awards! We'll be judging from over two dozen categories, including: Baby carriers Eco-friendly gear Diaper bags Strollers (single and double) Car seats High chairs Bouncers Swings Cribs Changing tables Gliders and rockers Breast pumps Nursing accessories Teethers and... read more

Happy National Stroller Running Day!

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It's National Stroller Running Day! Already have a jogging stroller? Stop reading and get out there and hit the streets. If not, we have a few recommendations for you. Always a crowd pleaser, BOB has just released the new Revolution. This jogger will have you eating hills for breakfast, thanks to the hand-activated rear drum brakes, perfect... read more

Trend Alert: Now Babies Can Take Selfies

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You know when you check your Facebook feed, sometimes it's flooded with photos of your friends and their babies — celebrating a milestone! Enjoying apple picking! At the pumpkin patch! Showing off their Halloween finest! Some find these images sweet; others not so much. And then there is the baby to consider: how come he/she doesn't have... read more