Move over BPA there is a new outlaw in town!

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The most frightening thing I have read all week is this article from Scientific American: Chemical Flame Retardants Lace Baby Products, New Study Finds.   The title basically says it all.  I knew flame retardants were abundant in crib mattresses and pajamas but I didn't realize how prevalent they really were.  The article discusses the study of 101 different baby items from car … [Read more...]

The Baby Gizmo Annual Survey of Ridiculous Baby Products

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It's time for my favorite post of the year: The Baby Gizmo Annual Survey of Ridiculous Baby Products!You know how much we love baby gear and the more innovative and practical the better. In our search for the best baby gear on the planet, we've come across a few things that have made us go, "Huh?!?!" These might not be the most brilliant inventions, but they will certainly … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 11

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Storksak Emily Twill PewterDay 11 of the Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas is about chic style for mama!  This gorgeous Storksak diaper bag will keep mom organized and stylish all at the same time!  The Storksak Emily Twill Pewter Diaper Bag is made of metallic twill cotton (which is coated for easy cleaning!) and features faux leather trim.  This bag also features an … [Read more...]

Wet bags are a mom’s best friend

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Wet bags are an ultra convenient bag made of a waterproof PUL or polyurethane laminate.  Think of all the great uses for a waterproof bag: wet swimsuits, sweaty gym clothes, dirty shoes, potty training accidents when you are out and about, small wet bags even make great lunch bags.  These bags contain all the icky, smelly messes we have to deal with but manage to come out of … [Read more...]

Snot’s Best Friend: The NoseFrida

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The NoseFrida is a nasal aspirator which originated in Sweden. It was then introduced to the United States by Kaisa Levine after discovering the device when her 6-week old baby caught a bad cold while visiting family in Sweden. It is endorsed by doctors and moms across the USA.The NoseFrida has 3 main components to it: the nozzle (measuring 5 inches), the filter and a long … [Read more...]