Here's one way to cut back on the baby gear: Bugaboo's new stand transforms the seat of the Cameleon3, Buffalo, or Donkey into a stationery bassinet or high chair. It folds up easily, too. $104.95, at bugaboo.com
It's A British Invasion.
UK fave JoJo Maman Bébé has just launched stateside, in the form of a has-it-all (maternity, nursing, baby through big kid apparel) e-commerce site. Spend $75 and shipping’s free, too.
These Backpacks Change With Toddlers' Moods.
The reversible front panel and convertible straps on Chooze's backpacks allow kids to change the look of their school bags as they please. There are coordinating big sib bags and lunch boxes, too. $39.95, available at choozeshoes.com.
Thomas Land opens this weekend at Edaville USA, and if you've got a diehard conductor-in-training, it just may be worth planning a trip to Mass. The amusement park features 11 tot-friendly rides, all based on the stars of the Island of Sodor.
Fall Fashion Buzz.
Soft, organic cotton separates featuring hand-painted watercolor illustrations are the highlight of Burt's Bees Baby's fall line. Bold tie-dye and a cool hidden bee camo print round out the sweet collection. Available at burtsbeesbaby.com.
Baby Bag Sanity.
PacaPod's new Cromwell bag features separate "pods" for baby's feeding and changing gear, making it a whole lot easier to keep the snacks separate from the dirty onesies. Plus, it doesn't look like a diaper bag—at all. $295, available for pre-order (ships lat…