Most "parenting" books focus strictly on the impact parents have on their kids. But All Joy and No Fun, the thoughtful new book from journalist Jennifer Senior, examines the effects (and there are many) that kids have on their parents. $20.24 at barnesandnobl…
That's why we love Patch, Boon's latest (and smallest) version of their Grass line of drying racks. This one's narrow enough to fit on a windowsill or behind the sink. (A Fly accessory expands its drying capacity without taking up extra square inches.) $15.99…
Playtex has recalled about 1.4 million pacifier holder clips, sold from July 2010 through October 2013, because they can crack or break, creating a choking hazard. For details and refund information, visit cpsc.gov.
The makers of Preggie Pops (which got many moms we know through the first trimester) now offer Preggie Naturals, all-natural chews in nausea-fighting flavors like peppermint or ginger. Worth a shot. $3.95 at basicbabyshop.com.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is now available as a board book. Yay! $7.99 at booksinc.net.
But they do get invited to plenty of 1-year-old birthday parties, which is why we love the adorable new (recycled paper) gift bags from Petit Collage. So cute, and so easy. $3.25 to $6 at petitcollage.com.
Ergobaby's anchor-bedecked Sea Skipper carrier will look charming in the Hamptons or on Nantucket this summer, dahling. Actually, it's perfect for long, ache-free walks on the beach just about anywhere. Pre-order for $119.99 at pishposhbaby.com.