Featured Review: Graco Swing by Me 2 in 1 Portable Swing

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A swing is a must-have on many new parent baby registries. My babies adored their swings. Raised up from the floor, ensconced behind metal poles, plastic trays and wide-winged seats, my babies had a great view of the family room and yet were protected from most of the hubbub of our house.There are three basic types of baby swings: Traditional Swing (full-size that swings … [Read more...]

Flash Sale: 100 Tickets To The New York Baby Show

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I'm so excited to announce that I will be at the nation’s biggest show for expectant and new families next month in New York! That's right, I'm honored to be one of the main speakers at The New York Baby Show on May 16-17, 2015 and I'd love to see you there!The New York Baby Show is a wonderful family-friendly mega-event for expectant and new parents (and their babies and … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Review: 2015 UPPAbaby VISTA in Doubles Mode

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After years of waiting, UPPAbaby finally offers a full-size double stroller! Sure, they had the VISTA and Rumbleseat that has been out for quite a while, but most parents would argue that the old Rumbleseat did not make a full-size stroller. The old Rumbleseat only faced parent, didn't recline and had to be removed when the stroller was folded. It was a great "jump seat" but … [Read more...]

5 Things (This Mom) Never Needed (And 5 things I couldn’t live without)

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I remember stepping into Babies R Us during my first pregnancy and feeling giddy with the anticipation of laser gun mania. We picked a mountain of sh*t (we thought) we needed for our first child. We went totally overboard (okay, so it was mostly me who went overboard). I would encourage anyone who is a first-time mother to take along someone who has at least two kids so she can … [Read more...]

Fisher Price Woodland Friends Space Saver Jumperoo Review

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The Fisher-Price Jumperoo has been super popular jumping seat with the baby crowd for years, but was typically a space hog for parents. Stocked with songs, lights and toys, the Jumperoo engages baby’s motor skills, visual and auditory senses, while letting them bounce until their baby heart’s content.The only problem with the traditional Jumperoo is comes as a big, … [Read more...]