Britax Child Safety, Inc. announced a safety recall on its Chaperone Infant Car Seat. A problem with the manufacturing of the chest clip could cause the clip to break.  The recall includes Chaperone car seats with Model Numbers of E9L95P2, E9L95P3, E9L95P5, E9L69N9, (Sold in the US) E9L69P2, E9L69P3, and E9L69P5 (Sold in Canada)  manufactured … [Read more...]

Yikes.  More than 10 million Fisher-Price toys are being recalled by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission.  You name it, it's on the list:  tricycles, playmats, play sets and much more.  Chances are, if you are reading this website, you have something on the recalled product list or at least know someone who does. Here's the note about it … [Read more...]

With so many recalls affecting families this week, we're offering a quick recap with links for further information. Graco Recalls Strollers Due to Fingertip Amputation and Laceration Hazards Recalled products include: About 1.5 Million Graco Passage™, Alano™ and Spree™ Strollers and Travel Systems Dorel Asia Recalls To Replace Cribs; Pose … [Read more...]

The Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood (CCFC) has announced that anyone who has purchased a Baby Einstein DVD or VHS in the last five years can receive a full refund.  Why? In 2006, the CCFC issued a complaint to the FTC about Disney's practice of marketing Baby Einstein videos as "educational." You can read more about this story on the … [Read more...]

This one's a biggie - lots of recalls on several Tylenol products (I know I found two of these in my medicine drawer just this morning).  Tylenol reports on their website, "You may have heard that McNeil Consumer Healthcare (the makers of TYLENOL®) is voluntarily recalling certain lots of Children's and Infants' TYLENOL® liquid products that … [Read more...]