popular topics in baby products

  • Babies and Toddlers
    Car Seats
    AAP Issues New Car Seat Guidelines
    AAP Issues New Car Seat GuidelinesIn the April issue of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) now recommends toddlers be kept in rear-facing car seats at least until the age of 2, with smaller children remaining that way for even ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Cribs and Beds
    Drop-Side Cribs Banned Due to Safety Issues
    Drop-Side Cribs Banned Due to Safety Issues Amidst numerous recalls, safety concerns, and reports of 37 infant deaths between November 2007 and April 2010, the U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has voted unanimously to ban drop-side c...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Best Toys
    Top 10 New Outdoor Toys for Summer
    It's time to stock up on summer toys for your kids! Check out these fun new summer toys and games that are sure to be a hit for yard and beach playtime. Also, search our Toy Finder for new ride-on toys and bikes for all ages. ...
    Erin Dower
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    Being a Good Mom
    Top 10 Supermom Essentials
    Between carting kids around to soccer practice and piano lessons, to managing work, PTA meetings, and running the household, moms can seem like superheroes. We've come up with the top 10 essentials that every mom-on-the-go should have on hand to ...
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    Toy Recalls
    Recent Children's Product Recalls
    Children's products are periodically recalled for healthy and safety reasons. When it comes to your kids' safety, the best defense is to stay informed. Here's a look at some of the most recent product recalls, as well as ways you can stay on top ...
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    Baby Products
    Staff Favorites: 20 Essential Products for Baby's 1st Year
    The FamilyEducation staff is made up of moms and dads like you, always on the lookout for the best products for our kids. We've come up with a list of the must-have baby products that have been essential to our young families — everything fr...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Baby and Toddler Toys
    Choosing Age-Appropriate Toys for Your Baby
    Choosing Age-Appropriate Toys for Your Baby During your baby's first two months, she doesn't need or want any toys. Your baby won't even discover her own hands until she's about two months old. Your baby may instinctively clutch a toy that you ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Strollers
    Stroller Basics
    Stroller Basics Strollers are the ultimate way to get your baby out and about. This item makes taking your baby out with you easy on you both. From getting exercise to simply strolling through the mall, a stroller can help you get out of the ho...
  • Baby Products
    Pink, Blue... and Green: Keeping Your New Baby Earth-Friendly
    You want your baby to grow up in an environmentally secure world. Here are some of the steps you can take to help raise your kids in a green environment. ...
  • Infant bottle feeding
    Baby Bottles
    What You Need to Know About Plastic Baby Bottles
    It's the controversy that just won't die: How safe is your baby's bottle? Read on to cut through the hype. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Car Seats
    Your Baby's First Car Seat
    Your Baby's First Car Seat Although parents often take their kids out of a car seat and start using regular seat belts well before the recommended age of eight years or weight of 80 pounds, putting a baby in a car seat is a no-brainer, even for ...
  • Baby pointing
    Strollers
    Today's Trendiest Strollers
    Do you have stroller envy? Browse some of the most popular stroller models on the market and find out why parents can't get enough of them. Also, check out some video reviews of strollers tested out by a real mom. ...
  • Car Seats
    Car Seat and Booster Seat Safety for Kids
    New car seat guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend children remain rear-facing until at least the age of 2, maybe longer. Find out how to make car safety a priority, especially if your child is young enough to be in a car s...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Baby and Toddler Toys
    Choosing Appropriate Toys and Games for Your Toddler
    Choosing Appropriate Toys and Games for Your Toddler Your child will, of course, not spend all of his time watching television and reading books. If you decide to limit your child's TV time, you will need to engage him with other toys and activ...
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    Baby Products
    8 Smart Baby Products That Make Parenting Just A Little Easier
    Editor’s Note: We know raising kids can be hard. That’s why we’re dedicated to making your life easier with the latest and greatest parenting advice and products. We wanted to let you know that if you chose to purchase one of the items feat...
    Jacqueline Weiss
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Baby and Toddler Toys
    Favorite Baby Toys
    Favorite Baby Toys In the last half of his first year, your baby will still enjoy many of the toys he enjoyed during the earlier half of the year. The best toys for this age are those that illustrate the principle of cause and effect in fun way...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Baby and Toddler Toys
    Choosing Appropriate Toys for Your Baby
    Choosing Appropriate Toys for Your Baby Today's toy stores offer thousands of products from which to choose, and that's just in the newborn and infant aisles. Unless you want to turn your home into a toy store, you need some criteria to help n...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Car Seats
    Correctly Installing and Using a Car Seat
    Correctly Installing and Using a Car Seat Believe it or not, four out of five car seats are used improperly. This estimate by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is derived from the results of numerous checks conducted by safety ...