Fun finds for the little members of your family
Compiled by Jennifer Florendo
“Food that grows with your baby.” From first cereals to single pouches to combination blends, your baby will get a delicious and healthy start to solids.
Baby’s First Foods Journal enables parents to monitor the introduction of solids and their baby’s reactions to new foods. Designed for ease of use and divided by common food groups, this journal ensures parents and caregivers are aware of allergens and food preferences.
When baby starts perfecting the grasp, you better get your hair out of harms way. Creaseless hair ties in super sassy designs. Starting at $1, Caesar’s Palace, Canyon Ranch Spa at The Venetian, The Spa at The MGM Grand and Wynn Las Vegas.
Flat Out Of Heels
Your heels may be cute, but not always functional when carrying baby. Flat out heels are rollable, ballet-style flats that will fit in your diaper bag for sore feet or fashion emergencies. $19.95, select retails stores and flatoutheels.com
KidsMe Silicone Feeder
Designed for babies to enjoy food without it ending up in their hair or on the floor. It is also designed to prevent choking. Available online at amazon.com or kidsme.com
Timi & Leslie Sophia Diaper Bag
Quite possibly the perfect diaper bag: fun, functional and stylish. Three sections give mom and baby their own space. Includes a changing pad, bottle holder, wet bag and clutch for mom. $179, timiandleslie.com
aden+anais Sleeping Bag
Lightweight fabric keeps baby safe and cozy while hopefully sleeping through the night. $32, adenandanais.com, Babies R Us
Chicco Liteway Stroller
Perfect for travel or a quick stroll, this stroller features a five-point harness, recline positioning, detachable storage basket, adjustable canopy and cup holder. $139.99, Babies R Us
The Monkey Mat
Make any space a play area with the 25-square-foot play mat. Weighted corners, water repellant, and being machine washable makes this a must have for moms. $39.99, monkeymat.com
When it’s time to move onto the convertible car seats, the options are overwhelming. When in doubt, check out the space-saving Cleck Foonf. Offers superior protection and accommodates kids up to 65 pounds and 49 inches. $399, amazon.com
The Diono Radian RXT comfortably seats babies and kids from five to 120 pounds. Sturdy steel frame, five-point harness and additional side-impact protection. $269, Babies R Us