Top New Products for Baby
Confused by all the baby products out there? Here are our favorites.
The MAM Comfort pacifier is specially designed for newborns with research and development help from pediatricians, dentists and orthodontists. The nipple ensures the pacifier is always positioned correctly in the baby’s mouth. The sterilizer box makes the pacifier easy to disinfect. A set of two is available at buybuybaby.com for $6.99.
Cut down on single-use plastic products with GoSili Silicone Baby Spoons, which are perfect for clumsy hands and tiny teethers. The extra scoops make it easy for toddlers to feed themselves as they grow older. They’re 100% silicone, safe to boil and sterilize and dishwasher safe. A set of two is available at gosili.com for $9.95.
Tiny Loves’ Magical Tales Collection includes a Black and White Super Mat designed to encourage baby’s development and skills. Features on the mat allow the baby sensory stimulation, muscle practice and more. It is easy to fold and carry with you. Available at amazon.com for $39.99.
Noah The Elephant from Haba invites baby to play and discover. The polyester elephant has a squeaking effect, and he promotes fine motor skills and reflexive clutching. The toy is machine washable and air dry and recommended for ages 6 months and up. Available at habausa.com for $6.99.
The Rod Clutching Toy – Frog from Haba is an easy to grasp, adorable frog toy for ages 6 months and older. The beech toy includes two rattling balls that foster acoustic perception, and the clattering effect will capture baby’s attention. Available at habausa.com for $13.99.
Lullabuddy has two hours of recorded lullabies to soothe babies. The easy to use device has a shuffle button, a one-hour timer and is charged with a mini USB cable. The lullabies were recorded by Mae Robertson, but you can also connect it to a personal device to play your own songs. The device can be easily transported, so you can keep your baby calm wherever you go. Available at lullabuddy.com for $49.50.
Rock your baby hands-free with the Rockit by Rockit Rocker. Attach it to your baby’s stroller, and adjust the speed to gently rock your baby, as the vibration level closely mimics the normal hand rocking of a pushchair. It is rainproof, so you can use it outdoors when you walk with your baby. Suggested for birth to 36 months. Available at rockitrocker-usa.com for $49.99.
Designed by a breastfeeding mom, the Lansinoh Nursie Breastfeeding Pillow is comfortable, portable, and helps support proper breastfeeding positioning. The pillow slides onto the arm, so it is truly one size fits all. The pillow is soft, plush and decorated with a star pattern. Available at lansinoh.com for $22.49.
LexyPexy is a collection of eco-friendly wooden teethers and toys. Each piece is made from maple wood, which is non-toxic, non-allergenic, naturally antibacterial and non-splintering. Made in the U.S., designs include passports, pretzels, purses and more. Available at lexypexy.com and starts at $26.
Record the many firsts and moments your baby will go through with the Baby Journal from Write To Me. This gender neutral journal has space for milestones from pre-birth to 5 years old. You can add photos to pages with photo dots, double sided tape or acid-free washi tape. Available at writetomeshop.com for $44.95.
Products that Grow with Baby
Zelia Max 5-in-1 Modular Travel System provides five modes of use to help parents transition through multiple stages of growth: carriage forward-facing, carriage parent-facing, stroller forward-facing, stroller parent-facing and newborn parent-facing car seat designed by car seat safety experts. The soft and durable fabrics are comfortable for baby and easy to maintain for parents. Additional luxury features include extendable canopy, customizable handle, extra-large storage baskets, parent cupholder and lockable swivel wheels. Available at maxi-cosi.com for $399.99.
The Pria 3-in-1 car seat has additional modes of use to offer your child a safe, comfortable car seat for children from birth to 10 years old. The seat comes with three-position recline, five headrest heights and a QuickFit shoulder harness. The fabrics are easy to remove, machine washable and dryer safe. Available at maxi-cosi.com for $279.99.
The Archer 4-in-1 Crib from Delta Children is versatile as a bed throughout your child’s life. The product is easy to assemble and transitions from crib to toddler bed to daybed to full-size bed. Built with a sturdy wood frame that features a 3-position height adjustment, the bed allows you to lower the mattress height as your baby grows. Available in Grey, Bianca White or Dark Chocolate for $237.99 on amazon.com.