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ABC Kids Expo 2014: Editors’ Picks

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We got the chance to scope out the latest and greatest in baby gear at the 2014 All Baby & Child Expo in Las Vegas, and we're excited to announce our top picks. Because after your wonderful little miracle of life, we all know it's the awesome gear that makes parenting totally worth it. read more

Genius Product That’s Better Than a Diaper Bag?

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There's a whole lot of diaper bags out there in every style imaginable -- chevron, leather, ruched, Hello Kitty -- we've seen it all. Feeling like you'd rather just not choose at all? Totally fine. Now, you have the option of turning your everyday purse into a diaper bag. The magic is in this organizer by Life... read more

Breastfeeding Questions? There’s an App for That

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It's 2 a.m. and your baby just isn't latching on. What are you supposed to do? In a perfect world, you'd have a live-in lactation consultant. In a really perfect world, dad would be able to nurse too. But the next best thing is actually at your fingertips. The Breastfeeding Central app is a no-frills, well-organized, information-packed... read more

Would You Buy a Pelvic Floor Trainer to Track Kegel Exercises?

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If you're not sure if all those postbirth kegel exercises are working, here's a new solution: the kGoal Pelvic Floor Trainer. The kGoal (get it?) is a device (that kind of resembles a sex toy, but 100 percent isn't) and an app that tracks your pelvic floor exercise progress. Much like exercise tools... read more

Baby Gear Trend: Lime Green

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Check out these stylish finds in the citrusy hue.  Plus, more from The Bump:  Top 10 Strollers How to Buy: A Car Seat How to Buy a Baby Carrier read more

This Double Stroller Could Be Unsafe: Here’s Why

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What's that? You don't anticipate leaving your stroller locked in place on a 20-degree incline? Good. But Consumer Reports is still encouraging you to ask Graco for a refund. After testing the Graco Ready2Grow Classic Connect LX -- a stroller capable of holding two children of different ages  -- Consumer Reports slapped it with... read more

Kicking Off Summer with Nautical Nurseries

It's officially summer, and we're celebrating by sharing some of the cutest nautical nursery decor from across the seven seas (i.e., the Internet). Plus, more from The Bump: Baby Boy Nurseries Baby Girl Nurseries Summertime Safety for Baby read more

Could This New Light Bulb Help Baby (and You) Sleep Better?​

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If bedtime is a nightly struggle in your household, the solution may be the flip of a switch. Or two flips of a switch, to be exact. Saffron has come out with a new light bulb, the Drift-Light, to make falling asleep easier. The LED bulb twists into any light fixture. Turn the... read more

The Way Your Baby Faces in the Stroller Matters

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Worried you're not interacting enough with your baby? The solution could be as simple as turning your stroller around. That was the conclusion of Suzanne Zeedyk, PhD, after a study she conducted in 2008. And as you Bumpies have been tweeting, Zeedyk is now maintaining her point -- and backing it up with... read more

Hot Nursery Decor Trend: Arrows

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Looking for the hottest new nursery trend? We're excited to point you in this direction. (Sorry. Had to.) Somewhere between the Hunger Games phenomenon and Kacey Musgrave’s new song “Follow Your Arrow,” an obsession with arrows in the nursery was born. Whether you’re trying to impart female empowerment, a sense of direction, or just unique geometry, arrows... read more