Traveling with Kids Safety Tips on WBTV Charlotte

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This morning I was on WBTV Charlotte to talk about some important safety tips for parents and share a few ideas about products I like that help keep kids safe. . While I've done plenty of TV segments, this was my first one in Charlotte. The people were amazing and I had a great time. Watch the segment and then you can find more information on the tips below.  Summer travel … [Read more...]

Infant Car Seats and Travel PSA

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Infant car seats are super convenient for taking baby on-the-go and easily getting them in and out of the car even if they are sleeping. Since I always recommend that parents travel with their child's car seat, because rental car agency car seats can be gross, broken or just hard to use, I see many parents with their baby's infant car seat in the airport. There is one thing … [Read more...]

Britax Marathon ClickTight Ultimate Comfort Series

Britax Marathon ClickTight: Comfort Series

We've talked before about the fabulous Britax ClickTight car seats. Whether you are installing the car seats rear-facing or forward-facing, the ClickTight Technology will make it easier to get a proper (and safe!) installation every time.  Honestly, it is one of the easiest to install convertible car seats that you can buy. Plus, with SafeCell Impact Protection, your child is … [Read more...]

How to Buy a Double Stroller

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It's time to tackle the double stroller category in our Baby Gizmo video series "How to Buy a Stroller." Whether you are having twins or your second, third or fourth+ child, a double stroller is a necessity for getting around with two babes in tow. With twice the size and features, there are many things to consider when picking out the best double stroller for your … [Read more...]

How to Buy a Stroller – Part 3 – Full Size Strollers

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Welcome back to our Baby Gizmo series - "How to Buy a Stroller". In today's part 3 episode, we are diving into the biggest category of strollers: the full-size stroller. These are usually stocked with features and are one of the first buggies that parents think of when they start picking out gear for baby. We go through all the different features of full-size strollers that you … [Read more...]

How to Buy a Stroller – Part 2 – Lightweight Strollers

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Welcome to Part 2 of our Baby Gizmo series "How to Buy a Stroller." Today, we are diving into the category of lightweight strollers. We'll show you all the features you need to consider, and give tips for picking out the perfect lightweight stroller for you. Don't forget to join us next Tuesday, February 17, at 9am EST for Part 3 when we take a look at the full-size stroller … [Read more...]

Britax B-Safe 35 Infant Car Seat Review

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Britax has introduced a new infant car seat to their line of fantastic child passenger seats. The Britax B-Safe 35 is the newest B-Safe car seat that provides a safe place for your 4-35 lb baby to ride in a vehicle. With top notch safety and convenience features, this is a car seat you'll want to check out. See the Britax B-Safe 35 up close and personal in today's Baby Gizmo … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 5

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners - Samantha H. and her friend Theresa J. On the 5th day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me... and my friend...because Baby Gizmo is awesome... BRITAX B-AGILE 4 The B-Agile 4 is the beloved B-Agile stroller but with the four wheels that some parents feel that they MUST have! It has the same lightweight, aluminum frame (19 … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 2

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! CONGRATS TO OUR WINNERS -  Alyssa D and her friend Brianna L.   On the second day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me... Psst...it is another Win for you AND a friend Party!! (Annnddd...Canada is in on this one! Just not Quebec!) A Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat (for you AND a friend!)   Did you know that 3 out of 4 child … [Read more...]

Fall Fest Favorites GIVEAWAY

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I just spoke at the Club MomMe Fall Family Fest that just took place on November 9th, so I figured what better time to celebrate some of our Family Fest Favorites with our friends at Club MomMe than now?! From strollers & car seats to toys and food … everything was there and we had an AMAZING time. So who are we sharing with you this week? Orbitbaby G3 stroller frame … [Read more...]

12 Weeks Of Holidays ~ Eco-Friendly Mom GIVEAWAY

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  We are joining Club MomMe this week in their 12 Weeks of Holidays for a huge giveaway with products this week that are environmentally friendly, organic and just all-around fabulous! There will be SIX winners for this giveaway! We will be choosing a winner for each prize. One gets the Orbit Baby Stroller. Another will get the toys from Green Toys...etc. … [Read more...]

Child Passenger Safety Tips + GIVEAWAY

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Giveaway Closed! Congrats to our winners - Bri Black and her friend Valerie Bailey During my visit to the Britax headquarters on Monday, I had the chance to interview Sarah Tilton, Britax's Child Passenger Safety Technician, to talk about important tips on car seat safety. While our Baby Gizmo Child Passenger Safety Best Practice Tips video from a couple of years ago starring … [Read more...]

Britax Headquarters Tour with Baby Gizmo

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  Yesterday I took a trip to the Britax Headquarters in Fort Mill, SC to give you all an inside tour of all the Britax production magic...well, some of it! While I couldn't video in all areas (the crash test room was off-limits for my video equipment), I did get a chance to show you the sewing/fabric room, assembly floor, inventory warehouse and testimonial … [Read more...]

Britax Free Ride Event Giveaway

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It is that time of year again! Yep, almost time for the Britax Free Ride Event. This time the Free Ride Event is with Britax's new luxury stroller, the Affinity! We introduced you to this customizable stroller back in March and now the price has dropped and you have the opportunity to get a FREE car seat or FREE bassinet with the stroller! If you were holding off on getting … [Read more...]

Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat Demo (VIDEO)

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Hollie has been posting a lot of videos for you from the ABC Kids Expo, but this is my favorite by far. As a mom of 2, I know how much we all dread installing the car seat. Well, say hello to the Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat, released last month and starting at $329.99, this convertible seat took Hollie 12 SECONDS- oh yes, just TWELVE SECONDS- to install! … [Read more...]