Recall: IKEA LEOPARD Highchairs

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with IKEA Home Furnishings, today announced a voluntary recall of about 600 LEOPARD Highchairs. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. The snap locks used to secure the seat to the frame can break and allow the seat and child to drop through the frame, posing a fall … [Read more...]

Upcoming New Products in the Land of Graco 2009/2010

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ABC Kids Expo News Graco is debuting quite a few new products at the end of 2009 and beginning of 2010.  I had the pleasure of seeing the products at the ABC Kids Expo last week and here are the brief highlights: Classic Wood Highchair Distinctive This beautiful high chair that can be customized with different colors and cushions will be the first wood high chair to … [Read more...]

New Stroller and Highchair for Zooper 2010

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ABC Kids Expo News Zooper introduced a brand new luxury stroller and compact folding highchair for their 2010 Collection at the ABC Kids Expo last week.   Flamenco Stroller Following Zooper's trend of naming all their strollers after dances, Zooper has introduced a new luxury stroller for 2010 called the Flamenco.  This luxury stroller features a reversible … [Read more...]

New Inglesina Zippy 2009 Features

ABC Expo News Our beloved Inglesina Zippy has gone through a few changes for the 2009 models.  We are happy to report that Inglesina is making a fantastic stroller even better! The frame and wheels were cleaned up a bit to make them look simpler and, in our opinion, nicer.  For all those tall moms and dads out there, the Zippy 09' will also have telescoping handles.  The … [Read more...]

New at Mutsy for 2009

ABC Kids Expo News The Netherland-based company, Mutsy, introduced some fab new colors, products and options to their luxury baby product line at the ABC Kids Expo this month.  Starting with the biggest announcement, Mutsy has introduced the option to purchase the 4Rider with or without the bassinet to create a personalized system for each mom.  All the 4Riders used to come … [Read more...]

iCandy Luxury Strollers to US in 2009

ABC Kids Expo News New luxury stroller alert!!  iCandy is a luxury stroller company that is bringing their gorgeous strollers across the pond to the US in 2009.  iCandy is a British company that was started in the early 1930s with the goal of making products that was specifically designed for the parent who needs something special, something different, something that catches … [Read more...]

BuggyGuard to Keep your Stroller Safe

ABC Kids Expo News Do you ever worry about having to leave your luxury stroller in a public place?  Do you avoid taking it to theme parks or other places that you have to park it?  Worried that someone might steal it or mistakenly take your stroller?   Since strollers prices are on the rise and in some cases reaching over $1,000, stroller theft is becoming a growing problem.  … [Read more...]

New Mountain Buggy Swift Stroller

ABC Kids Expo News Mountain Buggy has been making quality strollers in New Zealand since 1992.  They announced the newest addition to their all-terrain stroller line, the Swift, this month at the ABC Kids Expo.  The Mountain Buggy Swift is a compact swivel wheel stroller for those parents who want the sturdiness and quality of a Mountain Buggy but have limited space.  The … [Read more...]

New at Boon!

ABC Kids Expo News The innovative company, Boon Inc., introduced a few new things to their modern line of baby products at the ABC Kids Expo this month.  Here is what's new: Bug Pod The newest member to the Boon family, joining their very popular Frog Pod in the fight against moldy bath toys, is the adorable Bug Pod.  With all the same great features as the Frog, the Bug Pod … [Read more...]

bizzyBee: The Baby Data Assistant

ABC Kids Expo News As any sleep-deprived new mom will tell you...a new mom can barely remember her own name, let alone the next time medication is due or which breast she fed from last.  That's why I was excited that at the ABC Kids Expo last week, ChicksWithKidz introduced their first product, the bizzyBee.  The bizzyBee is a new time management tool to help busy parents … [Read more...]

Introducing the Maclaren Grand Tour LX

ABC Kids Expo In Las Vegas last week, Maclaren announced their upcoming full size luxury stroller, the Grand Tour LX.  Loved for their super popular lightweight strollers, this is sure to be a hit with many moms. The Grand Tour LX was designed to be the all-in-one stroller solution to parents' needs, featuring a reversible seat, a removable carry cot, and car seat … [Read more...]

Zoobie Pets – A Great Gift For Any Child

ABC Kids Expo News I'm sad to say that before the ABC Kids Expo last week, I had never heard of a Zoobie pet.  While seeing endless strollers, child carriers and high chairs, a booth filled with zoo and safari animals caught my eye.  At first glance, they looked like regular stuffed animals.  And yes, what child doesn't have too many stuffed animals and probably doesn't need a … [Read more...]

ABC Kids Expo and Giant Baby Bouncer

I just returned from the ABC Kids Expo in Las Vegas and I am very excited about all the new baby products coming soon.  The ABC Kids Expo is a trade show for the juvenile products industry.  It is the baby product event of the year and many manufacturers take the opportunity to announce their newest products, gizmos, patterns, colors and product features. Stay tuned to our … [Read more...]