For nine months your baby feels safe, comfortable and secure in mother's womb - what better way to help baby relax than to mimic that environment?  TummyTub was developed in Holland in cooperation with physicians, midwives and nurses to help ease the transition from womb to the world.  The unique womb-shape allows baby to maintain a fetal position … [Read more...]

To me, a  a good sleep positioner is a new baby must-have. With our third child coming in 2 months, I was thrilled to test Summer Infant's Supreme Inclined Sleep Positioner with Heartbeat ($32-39). It comes in one piece and offers 3 individual adjustments for a custom fit. It keeps baby in the center of the crib/bassinet/co-sleeper and sleeping … [Read more...]

Safety 1st recently released their Naturals Line and I am a big fan! This line does not contain any parabens, phthalates, formaldehyde or dyes and has no harmful chemicals or preservatives - which as a mom makes me happy.For this line, Safety 1st follows the natural product standards set by the Natural Products Association (NPA). The standards say … [Read more...]

It's fair to say that diaper changing is not the most celebrated responsibility of mommyhood.  And while I'm waiting for my little one to arrive, I'm certainly keeping my eyes peeled for anything that could make the job a little less messy.  Bottom's Up Baby Gear's changing pad cover helps minimize the mess while also cutting back on laundry.  … [Read more...]

The year was 2001 and I was in England to visit my friend Sam's new baby Ella. While shopping at the English drugstore chain, Boots, I found these great soft roll bibs by Tommee Tippee. Now, as a mom of two, I've never been able to find a bib that worked as well since. I was pleased to find out that Tommee Tippee is coming to the US and will be … [Read more...]

Let me start off by saying that someone should market an adult-sized "Plush Pad", especially for us pregnant women who have trouble getting comfortable!  I'd love to have one of these to carry around.  The Plush Pad is designed as a portable changing station but can be used for so much more - a mat for "tummy time" or an extra cushion during a … [Read more...]