Little Toader's Broccoli Bites teethers are the right size and consistency for small hands and sore gums. They're made from (broccoli-shaped) food grade silicone that's free of BPA, PVC, lead, and phthalates. $9.99 at littletoader.com.
Summer Infant has recalled 800,000 rechargeable batteries in multiple models of their handheld color video monitors, sold between 2010 and 2012. The batteries can overheat and burst, posing a burn hazard. To check recalled model numbers and order a free replacement, visit cpsc.gov.
On the heels of last month's recall of 3.7 million car seats, Graco has added new models—and another 403,000 seats—to its list of recalled car products. The reason is the same: the buckles can get stuck in the latched position. For a complete list of affected…
The newest board book from the best-selling author-illustrator of Yummy YUCKY and Potty is Toot (yes, that kind of toot). Everyone in the house will get a laugh out of this one. $6.29 at barnesandnoble.com.
Bloom's Retro is sleek and stunning (but not in an over-the-top way). It's also made of solid wood with low-VOC finishes. The Retro ain't cheap, but at least it can convert to a toddler bed. $1,200 at giggle.com.
Last year we told you everything you needed to know about pending new federal LATCH regulations (making the lower anchor weight limits for a child plus a car seat 65 pounds); they kicked in this week.
The new baby room kits from Children Inspire Design (available in vintage, boho, nature, and forest friends themes) include three 11x14 prints, a set of wall cards, and easy make-your-own mobile and garland projects. Pre-order for $95 at childreninspiredesign…
The Ergobaby 360 carrier ($159.99) is Ergo's first with an outward-facing position (in addition to inward-facing, hip, and back options). It's now available for pre-order (shipping in April) at pishposhbaby.com.
Monte Design's comfy Como glider now comes in a natural latex version: no polyurethane foam, no flame retardants. Unfortunately, that kind of safety will cost you. It's $1,795 at sproutsanfrancisco.com.