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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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Mountain Buggy POD

When first having a baby, many thoughts run through your head, and pretty much all are associated with time management and priorities. You may be bombarded with thoughts of the responsibility you have for loving and caring for another human … Continue reading

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Bright Starts Playful Pals Chair Top Highchair

As a new mom, I’ve learned that babies come with a lot of stuff. And while I was overjoyed at the prospect of having our son join us at mealtime in a chair as opposed to a bassinet, sling, etc., … Continue reading

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Fisher-Price Deluxe SpaceSaver Highchair

I would have thought that by the time my third child was born we would have everything we needed for a baby, but our hand-me-down highchair broke when being used by our second child, and we were in need of … Continue reading

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guzzie + Guss 203 Reclining Highchair

So many people have told me “a highchair is a highchair.” I have to admit, I agreed with their sentiments until I found the guzzie + Guss 203 Reclining Highchair! When the box arrived at our house, I was prepared to … Continue reading

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Summer Infant Bentwood High Chair

With the addition of twins to our growing family in the past year, we were in need of a new highchair because there was no room left at the dinner table!  We were pleasantly surprised by the Summer Infant Bentwood … Continue reading

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BOB Sport Utility Duallie Jogging Stroller

As a new mother of twins, I was interested in a double jogging stroller. I don’t run, but my husband does, and I am certainly interested in combining his hobby with a break for me! The first strollers we considered … Continue reading

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Nuna ZAAZ

As a new mom, one of the few things I dreaded was purchasing a highchair. Walking through baby stores, I would cringe when I saw the huge, plastic contraptions with hokey animal prints and bright patterns that would just change … Continue reading

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guzzie + Guss 401 Baby Rocker

I love the guzzie + Guss 401 rocker for many reasons, and I would definitely recommend it to others as a must-buy/must-have! For starters, there is no assembly required. So for those individuals who get annoyed putting parts together, no … Continue reading

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Chicco Polly SE

The Chicco Polly SE highchair is a comfortable, padded recliner with a food tray. Its large, padded seat can cradle our young son and grow with him while he learns his table manners. The Polly SE is fully adjustable and … Continue reading

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Evenflo ModTot

In gearing up for a first child, I was under the impression that if you’ve seen one highchair, you’ve seen them all. But that’s just not true. Practicality, style, comfort, affordability and ease of use became high on the list … Continue reading

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phil&teds poppy

I just got the cutest highchair—it’s retro meets contemporary! It comes in three colors: cranberry, lime and bubblegum blue. We have the cranberry one, and so far it is really a winner in most every way. When our phil&teds poppy highchair … Continue reading

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Nuna PEPP

Stroller shopping can be a bit intimidating and a lot like car buying—comfort, affordability, ability to maneuver and safety are main concerns. Choices seem to be endless. The Nuna PEPP is a refreshing single-passenger find as it is simple, sleek, … Continue reading

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Baby Jogger City Select Stroller with Second Seat

As a mother of four children under the age of six, I have tried many double strollers. I had all but given up hope of finding one that suited my needs or didn’t have more positive than negative features. The … Continue reading

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Bright Starts Playtime to Bedtime Sleeper

Having been around the new-mom block once before, I know that any product that promises to help your baby get better rest might just become your new best friend once the little bundle arrives. So I was more than a … Continue reading

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Boba Wrap

When I found out that I was expecting my third child, I began a search for the perfect baby-wearing device. I knew that the ability to hold a baby while having my hands free would be crucial to my sanity … Continue reading

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JJ Cole Medley Baby Carrier

When our baby wants to be close and we need to get something done, we love having the JJ Cole Medley Baby Carrier. Putting it on takes seconds, and it’s easy to place our son in the carrier. We use … Continue reading

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Lansinoh Affinity Pro

Right off the bat, let me say—I’m no pumping novice. After three kids (the third baby being breastfed through his first birthday while I was working a full-time job), I’ve been around the electric milk collection machine block. So when … Continue reading

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Juju Roo water carrier

When we bought our house three years ago, little did we know that I would be expecting our first child two weeks after we moved in. I spent that first summer pregnant, lazily floating in our neighborhood swimming pool appreciating … Continue reading

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The First Years Crisp & Clear Audio Monitor

Over the last seven years and three kids, we have used a number of monitors with various features, including voice activation and video.   By the time baby number three came along, most of those had either broken, been given away … Continue reading

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Graco True Focus Digital Video Monitor

We held off on purchasing a monitor as long as we could. For the first few weeks of our daughter’s life, we were so protective and enamored, we could not tolerate the idea of allowing her more than two feet … Continue reading

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MobiCam Secure Start

When my husband and I discovered we were expecting our first baby, we tried to be laid-back about the whole thing, not buying too many toys or accessories before he arrived. Since we live in a relatively small apartment we’d … Continue reading

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Chicco Echo

I was absolutely thrilled when Chicco started advertising their new Echo stroller.  I was ready to retire our bulky travel system stroller for one that was lightweight and easier to store. Unfortunately, the Chicco Liteway that I had been eyeing … Continue reading

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Boba Carrier 3G

I am currently pregnant with my third child, but before embarking on motherhood I was in retail. I spent my days and most of my paychecks at the mall on shoes, bags, and makeup, and I was so happy to … Continue reading

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Chicco Smart Support Backpack

The Chicco Smart Support Backpack is pretty simple to set up right out of the box. I have to admit it was so simple to set up I put it together without even consulting the manual. Considering that my child … Continue reading

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Graco FastAction Fold Jogger Click Connect

Graco’s FastAction Fold Jogger Click Connect stroller is perfect for my long runs in preparation for my future road races with my first baby.  In addition to its quality and comfort, the stroller is aesthetically appealing. It arrived from the … Continue reading

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Beco Baby Carrier Soleil

As a mother of three, I’ve had the opportunity to put to use a variety of carriers. But with each one I have been left wanting for something a little bit different. With the new Beco Baby Carrier Soleil, I … Continue reading

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Mutsy EVO

The Mutsy EVO (short for Evolution) is aptly named. The EVO possesses the capability to adapt to you and your baby’s needs with style and sophistication. The primary components of the EVO collection are the stroller base and seat. The … Continue reading

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JJ Cole Agility

After coming home from the hospital with my newborn, I discovered very quickly that she had a preference for being carried and snuggled close. We had previously purchased a traditional front facing infant carrier that she unfortunately was too small … Continue reading

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ooYoo Christina Hobo Tote

When I first saw the ooYoo Christina Hobo Tote online I fell in love! It was so very stylish, appearing to be more of a large purse than a diaper bag, and had lots of pockets and an amazing leopard print … Continue reading

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Graco SnugRider Elite Stroller

I couldn’t wait to use the Graco SnugRider Elite Stroller with my Graco SnugRide Click Connect 40 Car Seat. Luckily, assembly was very straightforward and required no tools. The manual includes both illustrations and written instructions. All of the pieces … Continue reading

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Angelcare Bath Support

You know what they say about twins: double the pleasure, double the fun! And also double the diapers and double the baths. Luckily on the bath front, I had the privilege of trying out the Angelcare Bath Support with my … Continue reading

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