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Baby Proofing Quick Start Guide

Is your baby starting to move around? That means you need to start protecting her from household hazards (and herself!). It’s very easy to get swept up in buying everything from drawer guards to doorknob locks, but many baby proofing items are either unnecessary or easy for baby to disable. Here are some quick-start tips, along with our most-used baby proofing tools. ... Read more

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Baby Toy Guide: Updated Classics

When you’re buying gifts for new babies, it’s best to stick to the classics. That doesn’t mean you have to buy the same old boring presents! These updates of traditional baby gifts will get you oohs and aahs at the baby shower. ... Read more

Baby Shower Gift Guide For Newbies

The Olympics have not yet recognized baby shower gift opening as a competitive sport. They probably should. Everyone wants to give the new mom something that makes everyone at the shower gasp with delight (and envy that they didn’t think of it first). But gift registries don’t leave much room for creativity. No one oohs over a family-size box of baby wipes! Here are five fun baby gifts your friend will actually use—that are bound to get you the baby shower kudos you deserve. ... Read more


5 Apps For Babies and New Moms

If you used apps before to organize and simplify your life, you’ll know there are thousands of apps for new moms. We like these because they’re simple, easy-to-use, and highly rated by experts. ... Read more

Best iPad and iPhone Cases for Babies and Toddlers

Since your toddler doesn't understand that flinging the iPad across the room may put a permanent end to Bubble Snap, it's best to protect your technology with a sturdy case. Not surprisingly, many iPad and iPhone cases are built to address just such a problem! Here are some of the best-reviewed iPhone and iPad cases for babies we've found. ... Read more

Best iPad Apps for Babies and Toddlers

Babies use iPads too! Here are some well-reviewed apps for babies and toddlers. At this stage, uncomplicated apps that involve simple touching and dragging are best. ... Read more


4 Classic Baby Games

Even though your baby’s very young, he can still play! Here are five classic baby games—with surprising benefits. ... Read more

5 Things To Do With A Baby Blanket

As a new mom, you may wonder why you’re getting so many receiving blankets as gifts. They seem to multiply. Even though they’re light, flexible and easy to wash, you can’t drape thirty blankets over a sleeping baby! Here are 5 receiving blanket ideas to help you get the most mileage out of all those baby blankets. ... Read more

Baby Names Guide

Sure, you have the usual suspects – baby name databases and books. Looking through lists of names can be exhausting, though, and name debates can get heated fast. Here are some ideas for keeping the name search fun! ... Read more

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