Crotch-dangling, hip dysplasia, and overstimulation . . . oh my.
A hot mess. There's no better way to describe the current state of the baby carrying industry. New parents doing their own online research on carriers will find an overwhelming number of choices and some very heated dis…
25 companies we adore
Of course we're celebrating our love for our families this Valentine's Day. But we also want to celebrate the innovative, thoughtful companies that keep our families comfortable, healthy, and entertained—and save us tim…
Unexpected must-haves for the early days
Some registry items are obvious—onesies, bottles, a car seat. But other items—even ones you really, really need—are often overlooked by new parents. If we were expecting in 2014, here are ten things we'd be sure to have…
Exciting big-ticket products coming down the pike
It's a great year to be in the market for a stroller or car seat. Our Gear Guy, Jamie Grayson, fills us in on five fantastic new releases.   Baby Jogger Vue. "Baby Jogger has entered the umbrella stroller market, … Cont…
Seven things that make holiday trips easier.
Traveling with a baby for the holidays can get ugly pretty quickly. But with these seven life-savers (plus some patience, and hopefully a few helping hands on the other end of the journey), you've got a good chance at a…
The best finds at the 2013 ABC Kids Expo
The annual ABC Kids Expo, where companies showcase their new and forthcoming products, hit Vegas last week. Our Gear Guy, Jamie Grayson, was there, testing the most exciting new baby gear. Here’s his take on the coolest…
Structured carriers. Soft carriers. Slings. Wraps. Front carriers. Back carriers. Deep breath. It's not as complicated as it seems. Suitable for newborns up to three year olds, BABYBJÖRN's new Baby Carrier One is the on…
Where to rest your baby when you leave the crib behind
Traveling with a baby can be exhausting—for everyone. And the last thing you want when you finally reach your destination (and a nap opportunity) is a rickety hotel crib or some makeshift setup on a guest bed. So we ask…
The baby gadgets of our dreams
Being a mom is hard. Admittedly, in many ways it's not as hard as it used to be—we can get all our baby supplies delivered in less than 24 hours; we have playards that set up at the press of … Continued
25 super-smart inventions
This week we're giving props to the innovative gadgets and comforting staples that ease our multi-tasking lives. And in a few weeks we'll follow up with a short list of the things we wish someone would invent. 1. Kiinde…
Important safety info, proposed new regulations, and more
Installing a car seat can be daunting. (And it's especially alarming to learn that most parents do it incorrectly.) It's a little easier, in theory, if you use the LATCH system. But LATCH isn't perfect, and there's a lo…
The Baby Guy's Top Picks For Vacationing Families
We don't invest in any baby gear without first running it by our Gear Guy, Jamie Grayson of the BabyGuy Gear Guide. Here are his top five picks for summer travel and outdoor frolicking. And better yet, outdoor napping. …
Our favorite escapes for two
It can be really hard (and really expensive) to get away without the baby. But man, is it worth it. Our editors have weighed in with their favorite spots to rekindle, from an over-the-top Miami splurge to a party weeken…
How to choose your baby’s ride

Choosing a stroller can seem more complicated than buying a car. No joke. To help streamline the process, we asked our trusted Gear Guy, Jamie Grayson of the BabyGuy Gear Guide, to offer some guidance.

25 companies we’re completely in love with

In lieu of the usual Valentine’s Day gift guides and date night ideas, we decided to celebrate the holiday of love by gushing over our favorite brands. And so we present our 2013 list of Brands We Heart.