Recall of Many Liquid Infant & Children’s Medicines


McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc., in consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is voluntarily recalling all lots that have not yet expired of certain over-the-counter (OTC) Children’s and Infants’ liquid products manufactured in the United States and distributed in the United States, Canada, Dominican Republic, Dubai (UAE), Fiji, … [Read more...]

Spotlight Product Review: First Years True Choice Monitor


Unlike analog baby monitors that operate on a frequency similar to a radio, the First Years True Choice P400 uses Digital technology to scramble the signal as it travels between monitor and receiver. What this means to us moms: crystal clear reception without interference or static. The digital technology pretty much eliminates accidentally hearing your neighbors or annoying … [Read more...]

Our Hot Picks for Playhouses and Swingsets


A playhouse is great for encouraging imaginative play for toddlers and preschoolers.  Since many playhouses can be used indoors or out, they are not only fabulous for the summer but great for year round use!  Even though a preschooler can turn a cardboard box into a fabulous playhouse in their imagination, we have selected some really fun playhouses that not only look great but … [Read more...]

Simplicity Cribs Recalled – Risk of Suffocation & Strangulation


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is announcing the recall of all Simplicity full-size cribs with tubular metal mattress-support frames. This recall includes fixed-side and drop-side cribs. These cribs pose a risk of serious injury or death due to entrapment, strangulation, suffocation and fall hazards to infants and toddlers.The crib's tubular metal … [Read more...]

Graco Branded Drop Side Cribs Made by LaJobi Recalled


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with LaJobi Inc., today announced a voluntary recall of 217,000 Graco-branded drop side cribs. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.Manufacturer: LaJobi Inc., of Cranbury, N.J.Hazard: The drop side hardware can break or fail, allowing the drop side to detach from … [Read more...]