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Evenflo Recalls Convertible High Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Evenflo, today announced a voluntary recall of about 35,000 convertible high chairs due to fall hazard. The tray on these specific Evenflo high chairs that convert from a high chair to toddler-size table and chair can unexpectedly detach and allow an unrestrained child to fall. Model […]

Tips for Reducing the Risk of SIDS

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is something that gave me nightmares as a new parent. Like most in my “class,” I didn’t know much about the syndrome, well, aside from some things I heard through 20/20 or Dateline specials. What I did know was that it was sudden, involved infants, and caused death. Yeah. But […]

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Easy Exercises for Pregnant Women

I didn’t exercise at all in my first pregnancy. I knew all about the benefits, but I always seemed to find a reason not to make it happen. In the first trimester, I was too tired. In the second trimester, I had too much heartburn. And in the third trimester, I was too tired and […]

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What To Get Dad for Father’s Day – Part 2

Men and women are generally different when it comes to gifts.  Personally, I love being lavished with boxes (doesn’t matter the size), beautifully wrapped in pretty paper with ribbons and bows.  Growing up, instead of presents, my dad requested that we behave.  My husband is very economical and thrifty so here’s a bunch of gifts […]

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Sugar Cookie Summer Berry Crisp

Recently I found myself with a tube of pre-made sugar cookie dough and no idea what to do with it. I needed it to test a recipe for an assignment but ended up going another way so it was left unused. I’m a bake from scratch kinda gal so I wasn’t really interested in baking up […]

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FDA Issues Warning of Benzocaine in Teething Gels

The Food and Drub Administration announced last week that teething gels can cause oxygen deprivation, and in extreme cases, death. We aren’t usually ones to freak out on things (okay, sometimes we are!) but this sounds pretty serious to us. The numbing agent (benzocaine) in these gels that are supposed to relieve babies’ teething pain […]

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This Ball Makes Wilderness Even More Kid-Friendly

During our visit to the Wilderness Hotel and Golf Resort in the Wisconsin Dells, I witnessed a procedure that I think is complete brilliant. Have you ever been concerned at a pool or water resort that the lifeguards aren’t truly paying attention? I know I do all the time. Lifeguards are usually young and since […]

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Baby Gizmo Weekly Giveaway: Peg Perego Primo Viaggio 5-70 Convertible Seat

Congratulations to our winner – Rachel R. (stay tuned to where she is from!) One piece of gear you must have (if you have a car!) before you are allowed to take your baby home from the hospital is a car seat. Whether it is an infant car seat or a convertible car seat, you […]

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Grocery Fail

*This is a guest post by Joann of Life with Triplets Plus One. Having four triplets really limits me on what types of everyday normal outings I am willing to take. What? You’re wondering about the four triplets comment? Well, that’s what it’s called when you birth four children in a 16 month span! That’s […]

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Baby Gizmo Spotlight Review: Svan Signet High Chair

The Svan High Chair is nothing new as it has been keeping kitchens beautiful around the world since 1996. While we love the Svan, we are happy to share the evolution of this high chair with you – the Svan Signet High Chair. It’s a new enhanced model that sports a more user-friendly design, a […]