Recall: 24,000 Amby Baby Motion Beds/Hammocks


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Amby Baby USA, today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 24,000 Amby Baby Motion Beds due to suffocation hazard. Consumers should stop using the Amby Baby Motion Beds immediately unless otherwise instructed. The side-to-side shifting or tilting of the hammock can cause the infant to roll and become … [Read more...]

Limited Edition Bloom Fresco Fiamma Now Available!


The fresco fiamma is an individually detailed and numbered version of bloom's award winning fresco loft in high gloss red!   Manufactured in the first instance using vibrant red componentry, fiamma is then coated for a second time in new-car-quality high-gloss red finish. Fiamma is also available with a choice of striking leatherette seat pads in rock red, coconut white or … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 8!


kokopax Classic Carrier The kokopax classic carrier offers a fresh new take on the traditional framed carrier. Designed as the go-to gear for the cheers and chores of daily life, the fashionable, lightweight and easy-to-use carrier offers a safe and comfortable ride for baby. Made with 100% cotton canvas on an anodized aluminum frame, the carrier provides an ideal fit for mom … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 6!


Balboa Baby Dr. Sears Adjustable Sling and Balboa Baby Nursing Cover It’s a double prize day!  The winner of day six will receive both a Balboa Baby Adjustable Sling in “Black and Geisha Trim” pattern and the Balboa Baby Nursing Cover in the “Stella” pattern. The Balboa Baby Adjustable sling will make you a slinging-mama with a gorgeous, super easy-to-use sling that … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 4!


Svan Scooter We are scooting into Day 4 with the fun Svan Scooter! For little ones on the go, the Svan Scooter is the perfect ride. Its strong, sturdy construction keeps them safe while its abstract shape lets their imaginations roam free. Is it a fire engine or a unicorn? They'll love dreaming up new ideas every time they climb on. While nurturing an active imagination, the … [Read more...]

Congratulations to 12 Days of Christmas Day 3 Winner!


Congratulations to Ann from Tumwater, WA for winning the third day of the Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! Julie won the Maclaren Rocker. Make sure you log in to to be entered to win the Svan Scooter today! LOG IN … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 2!


Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza – Day 2 JJ Cole Mode Bag The Mode Bag includes twelve pockets inside and out for organizing. Depending on preference, the mode allows for three carrying options including two tote straps, a removable padded shoulder strap, or stroller attachments for a no-slip grip to your stroller handle. The Mode features: … [Read more...]

Congratulations to 12 Days of Xmas Day 1 Winner!


Congratulations to JoAnn Garcia-Warren from Toms River, NJ for winning the first day of the Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! JoAnn won the fabulous Inglesina Zippy stroller in red. Make sure you log in to to be entered to win the JJ Cole Mode Bag today! LOG IN … [Read more...]

Dooce Agrees with RatedbyMom about SmartZip Sleeper


Heather Armstrong of the super popular blog,, is obviously a reader of Rated By Mom. :)  Singing the praises last week of the Hello World Clothing Company that makes the SmartZip Sleeper, it's clear that Heather clearly agrees with us!  She even shared pictures of her baby, Marlo, in the sleeper.   To check out her post, visit: Check out our full review … [Read more...]

New JJ Cole Layette Line Coming Next Month

jj layette line

Next month, JJ Cole is introducing a great, new layette line.  The new line includes burp clothes, muslins, soft bibs, and receiving blankets and are all available in the 6 new prints…bright giraffes, bright leaves, green birds, green circles, primary elephants, and primary rings. The 47” x 47” Muslin blankets will come in sets of two and will retail for $21.95.  The … [Read more...]

Great Fisher Price Giveaway This Week on

smarrtsports is giving away a Fisher Price 3-in-1 Smart Sports in their Giant Weekly Giveaway this week!   All you need to do is log in this week at to be entered to win! Good luck!  The winner will be chosen on Sunday, November 15, 2009 from everyone that logs in this week! … [Read more...]

Recall: 1 Million Maclaren Strollers to Repair Hinge


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Maclaren USA, today announced a voluntary recall approximately 1 million strollers because the stroller’s hinge mechanism poses a fingertip amputation and laceration hazard to the child when the consumer is unfolding/opening the stroller. The firm has received 15 reports of children placing their finger in the … [Read more...]

Spotlight Product Review:Fisher Price 3-in-1 Smart Sports


The new Fisher Price 3-in-1 Smart Sports is like a Wii for your preschooler!  Okay, a Wii with only 9 game choices - but our preschooler testers loved it!  3-in-1 Smart Sports is a TV-interactive system that lets kids choose from three sports – baseball, tennis or golf for plenty of physical activity and learning fun.  There are nine interactive games (three for each sport) … [Read more...]

Spotlight Product Review: BabyHawk Baby Carriers


There is a new baby carrier company that is giving mom back her style! Since baby carriers are worn on your body, you could consider them fashion! Tired of the same boring black?  Wish there were more color and pattern options to suit your chic style?  BabyHawk to the rescue!  BabyHawk’s custom designed Mei Tai baby carriers are for the style conscious parent!  Now, moms can … [Read more...]

Recall: Adventure Playsets Due to Fall Hazard


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the Adventure Playsets, today announced a voluntary recall of 275,000 Adventure Playsets Wooden Play Sets due to fall hazard.  The plastic coated lumber on the horizontal ladder (monkey bar/swing beam) can weaken over time due to rotting of the whitewood (spruce, pine and fir species), … [Read more...]