Products We Love

Whether it’s baby carriers, quality toys, strollers, or anything else under the sun, these are the products that we use and love.

You’ll only find reviews here of products that we and our team have personally tested. Whether we loved it, loathed it, or felt somewhere in between, we’ll let you know!

Drawing from a diverse range of parents and products around the world, here’s what we’ve been using lately:

bums and roses

Is Bums and Roses Bamboo Baby Clothing Worth it? My Thoughts After a Year

When I was researching the best bamboo baby clothes, I came across quite a few companies and knew that in order to write the best reviews, I had to try them all myself. This led me to Bums and Roses, which has some of the boldest, most fun patterns I’ve seen on any kids’ clothing….
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Dagne Dover Diaper Bag Review

Dagne Dover Diaper Bag Review: Are They Worth Your Money?

When deciding on baby gear as a soon-to-be mom four years ago, I chose an inexpensive backpack-style diaper bag. Although I liked the bag’s look, it quickly became evident that the materials weren’t durable, and the design was lacking. There was no way to open the narrow bag wide enough to visualize its interior, and…
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nuna mixx stroller review

UPPABaby vs. Nuna – I Tried Both Brands To Find Out Which is Better

In the ultimate show-down between premium baby brands that prioritize nontoxic materials, my search led me to two contenders: Uppababy and Nuna. Both are American brands at a similar price point that make some of the best car seats, strollers, and other baby gear on the market. So if your search led you here, I’m…
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uppababy vista vs nuna mixx

UPPAbaby Vista V2 vs. Nuna Mixx Next – I Tried Both Strollers So You Don’t Have To!

Back when I was weighing which premium baby brand to buy, everyone was talking about either UPPAbaby or Nuna. Both are American brands that are on the higher end of the baby gear market. Both make a quality product and both prioritize nontoxic materials in their construction. So which brand makes the better full-sized stroller?…
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Graco SlimFit3 LX vs Extend2Fit

Graco SlimFit3 LX vs Extend2Fit Car Seats: Complete Comparison

Graco is a well-loved brand for baby gear and child safety seats, especially for its top-ranked Extend2Fit 3-in-1 convertible car seat and newer SlimFit3 LX 3-in-1 convertible car seat. The Extend2Fit is a popular choice for parents because it’s safe, comfortable, and easy to use, but it’s too wide to fit three across in the…
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Best Gifts for Two-Year-Old Boys

The 40 Best Gifts for Two-Year-Old Boys

Tailoring your birthday and holiday gifts to the evolving developmental stage — and short attention span! — of a two-year-old isn’t easy. We’ve learned from experience with our two young children which gifts are winners for young toddlers, and which ones aren’t worth the investment. Read on for our toddler-approved list of the 40 best…
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Graco SlimFit3 LX 3-in-1 Car Seat Review

Graco SlimFit3 LX 3-in-1 Car Seat Review: A Mom’s Honest Thoughts

For parents who have more than one child, or families with smaller cars, it quickly becomes clear that convertible car seats can be large, bulky, and difficult to maneuver. Fortunately, there are a number of great car seat models, like the Graco SlimFit3 LX 3-in-1, that are durable, comfortable, and slim enough to fit three-across…
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deuter kid comfort carrier review

The Best Baby Hiking Backpack Carriers (We Tested Them All!)

As an avid hiker, before, I became a parent, I knew that I still wanted to hit the trail as often as possible after having my baby. Beginning at his third month of age, our first hike involved a soft carrier before graduating to one with a frame, which provides more support and better weight…
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