In Defense Of Perfectly Imperfect Parenting.
New from blogger Ilana Wiles, The Mommy Shorts Guide to Remarkably Average Parenting celebrates the chaos, humor, and hilarity of raising kids. She just gets it. $15.42, available at
Here's A Gentler Way To Diaper.
Seventh Generation's new diapers for sensitive skin feature an ultra-absorbent core that's totally free of chlorine bleaching, lotions, and fragrances. $11.99, available at
Skip Hop's new Stroll and Go Car Seat Cover secures snuggly around any infant seat, and frames baby's face in warm fleece. A roll-away front flap allows for easy access. $35, available at
How Darn Cute?
Bali-based designer (and mom) Innika Choo has just released a limited-edition line of girls' hand-smocked tops, mini dresses, skirts, and bloomers. $39-99, available at
Rookie Humans' gorgeous crib sheets feature artists' interpretations of "dreamland." $34.99, available now for pre-order (they'll ship in December) at
Maison de Mini is a new line of comfy, organic playwear made from hypoallergenic bamboo and hemp in sizes 3/6 months-12 years (with a few limited edition adult onesies available now, too). $45-105, available at
Dr. Harvey Karp has developed the SNOO, which responds automatically to fussy babes with a combo of white noise and rocking. It comes with a sack (in three sizes) to keep baby from rolling, too. $1,160, available for pre-order (shipping Nov. … Continued
Pumping Moms, This One's For You.
The six-piece Duchess breast pump bag set from jay elle gives the basic pump tote a major upgrade in quilted navy faux leather, plus all the accessories to keep you organized at the office or while traveling. $99.99, available at
Baby Belly As Canvas.
Spanx's Sara Blakely has just released The Belly Art Project, featuring expectant moms (some famous, some not) with their bellies transformed into works of art. $29.99, with all proceeds benefitting Every Mother Counts. Available at
So Many Problems Solved.
Skip Hop's new Stroll & Go On-Call Hand Muff keeps hands cozy thanks to its fleece lining. It also has a clear zip pocket (with a headphone port) so that you can view your Google Map or have a phone chat … Continued
Like Mother, Like Daughter.
Aurein swimwear is made with new moms' bodies—and lifestyles—in mind. The stay-put suits feature linings and control panels to ensure a flattering fit, and they come in baby and kids' sizes for the minis to match, too. $28-152, available at…
Designed by a duo of docs, The Brushies are puppet toothbrushes meant to make brushing fun for littles from 4 weeks to 4 years. The food grade silicone Brushies come as a set of four, with a corresponding board book. … Continued
Keep The Chill Out.
The latest addition to June & January's lineup is a pom pom beanie. It comes in a rainbow of 12 color options, and fits sizes 6 months up to 2T+. $17, available at
Lamaze's Gardenbug Wrist Rattle and Foot Finder keep baby busy, promoting discovery and sensory exploration. Plus, they'll stay put on the infant's wrists and feet. $16.99, available at
Just-launched Vickery Trading Co. employs female refugees from regions in crisis (like Burma, Syria, and Nepal) living in the Dallas area to sew and sell these sweet little dresses. They come in sizes 18-24 mos. through 6. $65, available at … Continued