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Thule Cadence 2 Bike Trailer

My wife and I were excited to review the Thule Cadence 2 Bike Trailer. As soon as the trailer arrived, I pulled it out of the box and was surprised with how light it was. This trailer only took about … Continue reading

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Burley Solstice Jogger

Just typing the word “jogging” makes me smile. I remember jogging … and wine and sleeping … I digress! I remember spending so much time at the gym before my sweet boy came along. With working full time and being … Continue reading

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Little Tikes Sit & Play Bouncer

I never realized how valuable time was until I had my daughter in August. I was blessed with a baby who was sleeping through the night at 18 days old, which was amazing. The downfall: She would not sleep during … Continue reading

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Evenflo ExerSaucer Soft N Snuggly Door Jumper

We recently received the Evenflo ExerSaucer Soft N Snuggle Door Jumper (Duck). We love this product! Our daughter is 5 months old and is no longer content just lounging around. She is ready to see the world (or our house … Continue reading

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Urbini Avi Jogger

As a first-time mom, every part of parenthood is new to me. I have always been an active person, but being a working mom took away everything—including my workout time. I have been looking for jogging strollers for quite sometime … Continue reading

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Croozer Kid for 1 Bike Trailer

I recently decided to get a bike after I saw how much my children enjoyed riding in the trailer to and from the beach on a recent family trip. So, I was really excited to try out the Croozer Kid … Continue reading

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Tiny Love Take-Along Bouncer

As my 14-week-old boy grew bigger and more active, my husband and I started looking for a bouncer that could continue to keep him inclined, as well as be easily stowed to take anywhere. Due to his severe reflux, our … Continue reading

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Joovy Zoom 360 Jogging Stroller

I’m a first-time mom of a one-year-old, and while I’m not back to running half marathons, I do take my two large dogs and my little one for walks and light jogs around my neighborhood (couch-to-5k anyone?). Over the past … Continue reading

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Fisher-Price Auto Rock ‘n Play Sleeper

Ask any new parents what their goal is for the first months of their precious little one’s life, and they would be lying if the answer is anything but figuring out a way for the entire family to get as … Continue reading

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BOB Revolution Flex All-Terrain Stroller

When the BOB Revolution Flex All-Terrain Stroller arrived, I was expecting the set up to be equivalent to an IKEA purchase, but luckily it was as simple as popping the wheels on with the help of the instruction manual. The … Continue reading

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Ingenuity ConvertMe Swing-2-Seat

When we got the Ingenuity ConvertMe Swing-2-Seat out of the box, my husband and I were a little overwhelmed. There were lots of parts to look at, and it seemed like it might be a bit daunting to put this thing … Continue reading

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Graco DuetSoothe Swing + Rocker

The day our Graco DuetSoothe Swing + Rocker arrived, it could not have been more welcomed. Our son was going through his 3-month-old growth spurt and had not been napping more than 15-30 minutes at a time. I opened the … Continue reading

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Combi Go and Grow Walker

Walkers are fantastic inventions for little ones. It gives them the freedom to explore like “big” kids while keeping them safe—and allowing a little bit of a break for mommy’s or daddy’s back. I had been looking for a walker … Continue reading

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Safety 1st Custom Care Modular Bathing Solution

The Safety 1st Custom Care Modular Bathing Solution has been absolutely amazing for my household! The product is easy to use from the moment it is removed from the box. The manual leaves no room for confusion. There is little … Continue reading

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Chicco Jolie Soothing Bouncer

Getting ready for work is a breeze when you have the Chicco Jolie Soothing Bouncer as a helping hand. Our 4-month-old little man loves to kick and bounce to the music while we run around doing our daily morning routines. … Continue reading

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Summer Infant Deluxe Baby Bather

At first glance, I was excited about the Summer Infant Deluxe Baby Bather. It came to me in a flat box, which made it great for packing for family vacations. After opening the box, I realized this packaging would be … Continue reading

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PRIMO EuroBath

We were looking to replace our cracked bathtub and were happy to have the opportunity to use the PRIMO EuroBath. The bathtub is well built, large, spacious and sturdy enough for transporting. Due to its build quality, it is extremely durable, … Continue reading

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The First Years Sure Comfort Deluxe Infant to Toddler tub

I’m a mom of two messy boys, so bath time is a must around my house—and we can really put a tub through the wringer. My 4-month-old and I wanted to test this one out because he was outgrowing his … Continue reading

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timi & leslie Dawn

I ordered at least twelve diaper bags before settling on the perfect one. The look on my hubby’s face every time a new Nordstrom or Amazon box arrived was pretty comical: “Another one? Really?” The bag I finally settled on … Continue reading

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Bright Starts Zippity Zoo 3-in-1 Around We Go activity center

As a working mom of two boys, having a hands-free moment when they are entertained is a rarity. With the littlest one, the entertainer is a must to try and get through the morning rush, and a necessity to get … Continue reading

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Mamas & Papas Armadillo Flip

I never thought I would be “that” mom. The mom who got so excited to see a new stroller waiting on her front porch that she almost (I stress almost) forgot to bring her child in with the rest of … Continue reading

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Inglesina Twin Swift

I was afforded the incredible opportunity to review the Inglesina Twin Swift double stroller, and, boy, was I excited! You see, I am the mom of two little ones: Aubrey, a rambunctious two and a half year old, and Asher, a … Continue reading

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Fisher-Price 4-in-1 Sling ‘n Seat Tub

The Fisher-Price 4-in-1 Sling ‘n Seat Tub comes ready to use out of the box. The tub is a four-stage convertible bath. It has a soft mesh sling for newborns and a snap-in support to be used two ways: to … Continue reading

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Brica ComforTemp Infant Bather

The Brica ComforTemp Infant Bather is a safe and durable bather for infants that’s easy to use from day one! This two-piece bather is incredibly simple to assemble and in just seconds is ready to use on your countertop or … Continue reading

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Petunia Pickle Bottom Hideaway Hobo

I thought a stylish, designer, affordable diaper bag would be next to impossible to find; especially one that met the needs of a new mom on the go. Enter the Petunia Pickle Bottom Hideaway Hobo diaper bag. Boy, does this … Continue reading

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Thule Urban Glide Sport Stroller

The Thule Urban Glide Sport Stroller is a great choice for active urban or suburban dwellers who want to bring the little one along on their daily run or walk while looking trendy. It’s no secret that the most important requirement … Continue reading

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Lily Jade Anna

Having a good diaper bag is a must with a new little one. Before having my daughter, I never realized just how much I would have to carry with me every time I left the house or how much I … Continue reading

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Arm’s Reach Mini Arc Convertible

The Arm’s Reach Mini Arc Convertible bedside bassinet is a wonderful product that serves three different functions: a co-sleeping device, bassinet, and play yard. First, the Mini Arc can function as a co-sleeping device, which allows parents to sleep comfortably … Continue reading

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Chicco Neuvo Travel System

My family is no stranger to the Chicco line of strollers. We used the Chicco Cortina Travel System for our first child and found it be very functional for our usage patterns. So imagine our delight when the new, lightweight Chicco … Continue reading

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Lucky Baby World SUPPORi Baby Carrier

If you’re looking for a way to keep your baby close without breaking a sweat, you’re in luck: The SUPPORi baby carrier from Lucky Baby World is a dream come true for summertime baby-wearing mamas. It’s made from a triple-stitched, … Continue reading

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Petunia Pickle Bottom City Carryall

The Petunia Pickle Bottom City Carryall is the perfect bag for a new mom like myself who loves to keep everything organized and be prepared for anything that comes up throughout the day. It’s very functional. It has many organizational … Continue reading

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Baby Jogger Summit X3 Double

The Baby Jogger Summit X3 Double is an excellent double jogging stroller that is also great as a primary stroller when expecting rough terrain, such as trips to the park or the zoo. Although a little wider than some other … Continue reading

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Osprey Poco Premium

As our newborn grew into an infant and our infant crept closer to becoming a toddler, we knew we needed to look into a new child carrier. The front-facing carrier we had no longer suited our needs. Luckily, we were … Continue reading

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Taggies Safari Explorer Deluxe Door Jumper

Though he’s not actually on “safari,” our son is truly an “explorer” when he uses his Taggies Safari Explorer Deluxe Door Jumper. It’s an interactive, lightweight jumper that has lots of colorful Taggies along the edges in true Taggies fashion. … Continue reading

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Spectra S2 Double Electric Breast Pump (with 9)

After using several well-known brands of breast pumps, I’ve found the decision regarding which one is best for you is really dependent on mama’s situation. Are you a stay-at-home mom? How often are you away from home? Do you work … Continue reading

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Comfort & Harmony Cradling Bouncer

When a product can be emulate the soothing surround of a mother’s arms, allowing her signature “bounce” to rest, it becomes a mama’s best friend. As such, the Comfort & Harmony Cradling Bouncer is my new BFF. The bouncer came … Continue reading

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Joovy Spoon

When our daughter turned 6 months, a new era began in our household. She started eating solids and became extremely mobile, crawling and wanting to stand constantly. Gone were the days of low-key playing on her activity mat. Her stationary … Continue reading

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BabyBjorn Baby Carrier One

As the mom of a 2-year-old and an infant, I have baby items galore tucked away in nearly every corner of my house. Some have never seen the light of day. (Diaper warmer, anyone?) Some I use on a daily … Continue reading

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Babymel Ella Bag

When it comes to combining fashion and function, the folks at Babymel know what they’re doing. They consistently produce long-lasting diaper bags that look fabulous and boast plenty of features to make your life easier (and a little more organized). … Continue reading

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Fisher-Price FastFinder Deluxe Wide Opening Diaper Bag

Let’s be honest: Most dads are not crazy about carrying the stylish, printed, designer diaper bags that attract us moms. Therefore, finding the perfect carryall for both myself and my husband was important. I instantly knew I found the perfect … Continue reading

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BEABA Stockholm Open Bag

When you have a new baby, anything that makes your life easier becomes like a best friend. And, for me, that’s exactly what the BEABA Stockholm Open Bag has been. The first time I ever used the bag was the … Continue reading

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Adelina Madelina Shadow Me Satchel

Welcome to the great baby gear debate. Luckily in my household, my husband pretty much let me do most of the decision-making when it came to researching and buying the many things we brought into our home. However, when it … Continue reading

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Graco DuetSoothe Swing + Rocker

The Graco DuetSoothe Swing + Rocker has been a great help with our newborn. She is 4 weeks old now, and we have been using it since we got her home from the hospital. It is very calming, with the … Continue reading

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Timi and Leslie 2-in-1 Backpack

I love bags. Purses, tote bags, luggage, you name it—but oh, diaper bags. As a new mom, I dreaded this purchase, as it truly was one I thought made me go from trendy professional gal to MOM. The Timi and … Continue reading

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Foxy Vida Chevron Diaper Bag

When I received the Foxy Vida diaper bag in the mail it was love at first sight.  Having a gender neutral (for daddy) diaper bag already, I wanted something fun and girly. The Foxy Vida was right up my alley! … Continue reading

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Ju-Ju-Be Be Prepared

With my Be Prepared Diaper Bag from Ju-Ju-Be, I feel like we are truly living that old Scouting motto to be prepared for anything. Not only is it stylish, but this bag also carries everything we need, keeps it organized, … Continue reading

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Mobi Technologies DXR Touch Baby Monitoring System

Mobi Technologies’ DXR Touch Baby Monitoring System allows us to hear and see our son in his crib during naps and at night. The monitor has a clear, color picture and excellent sound quality. The touchscreen works well. The icons … Continue reading

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Pink Lining Wanderlust Rucksack

I’m a fan of bags of all kinds, so I consider my diaper bags a fashion accessory. Right now, I have a major crush on my Pink Lining Wanderlust Rucksack changing bag. The exterior has a lovely cream bow print … Continue reading

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Perry Mackin Rachel

My love for handbags has evolved into a sizable collection ever since high school. In particular, I’m keen for a specific type: classic, double-handled, medium-sized purses with plenty of secret compartments and a top-zipper closure. I figured these types of … Continue reading

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Cybex Twinyx

Being pregnant with twins was one of the most exciting times of my life. The anticipation of adding two identical girls into our growing family made it difficult to wait the whole nine months. It was somewhat daunting, however, when … Continue reading

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