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:

Dreamland Baby Weighted Sleep Sack

Is the Dreamland Baby Weighted Sleep Sack Worth It? A Mom’s Honest Review

When you’re parenting an infant, you’ll do almost anything for sound slumber. The baby gear market is brimming with innovative products and smart sleep solutions that deliver new moms and dads the promise of that beautiful, wonderful, elusive full night of sleep. According to Dreamland Baby, its weighted sleep sack is one of those magic…
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What to look for in a glider or rocking chair for your baby nursery

What to Look for in a Glider or Rocking Chair for Your Baby Nursery

As you get closer to the birth of a new baby, those nesting tendencies get real. From wall hangings and mobiles to cribs and changing tables, decorating your nursery is one of the most exciting parts of welcoming a child into your home. Choosing a cozy glider or rocking chair is also part of that….
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Fisher-Price 4-in-1 Step 'N Play Piano

Large but Essential: Fisher-Price 4-in-1 Step ‘n Play Piano Review

It’s amazing how quickly your living room can be taken over by baby gear once you welcome a little one into the family. Pack-and-plays, high chairs, baby loungers, and floor seats occupy some serious real estate, let alone just-for-fun items like jumpers, bouncers, and entertainers. Even though it’s large, the Step ‘n Play Piano is…
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Thule Coaster XT bike trailer

Thule Coaster XT Bike Trailer: An Honest Review from Active Parents

Before we became parents, my husband and I always loved riding our bikes together. Whether we were just out enjoying beautiful weather, riding to grab some ice cream at the beach, or tackling a quick workout, cycling has always been one of our favorite activities. After welcoming our son into our lives, we looked for…
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Intex Kids Travel Air Mattress

A Cozy Air Mattress for Toddlers: Intex Kids Travel Bed Review

Once your child grows out of the pack-and-play, figuring out where they’ll sleep when you travel becomes a whole new obstacle. When our toddler son reached this hurdle, we researched multiple children’s air mattresses and settled on the Intex Kids Travel Bed. For well over a year now, it has served as a safe, durable,…
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UPPAbaby Minu vs Vista stroller comparison

UPPAbaby VISTA vs. UPPAbaby MINU: Stroller Comparison from a Mom with Both

Two of UPPAbaby’s most popular strollers are the full-size VISTA and the travel-size MINU. After recovering from the sticker shock of the VISTA’s $1,000 price tag, you might be wondering if the MINU could be a suitable, more budget-friendly alternative for your family. As a mom of two who owns both and uses them daily,…
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My Carry Potty

My Carry Potty: Travel Potty Review from a Mom with Experience

If you’ve gone through the beautiful, unique, and life-changing journey that is potty training, you know that not all potties are the same. Some are sized better for little bottoms, some are easier to use, and some are cute and fun (yes, I just called a potty cute and fun). After starting to train our…
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Chicco LullaGo Nest Portable Bassinet

Chicco LullaGo Nest Portable Bassinet: Honest Review for Home and Travel

In my experience, shopping for baby gear is mostly deciding what’s worth splurging for and what you can buy at a reasonable price. The Chicco LullaGo Nest Portable Bassinet is one of those items that’s enduring and easy to use, without a staggering price tag. It’s a great compromise between a full-size bassinet for the…
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Beco Gemini baby carrier

Beco Gemini Baby Carrier: Honest Review from a Mom of Two

If you’re a new parent, “babywearing” is now a staple in your everyday vocabulary. You’ve probably been reading about dozens of baby carriers, trying to figure out the difference among them. My family went through the same process when we were expecting my son three years ago, and I’m happy we settled on the Beco…
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BabyBjörn bouncer seat

Is the BabyBjörn Bouncer Seat Worth It? A Mom’s Honest Review

Out of all the baby gear we own, the BabyBjörn bouncer seat is the one item I tell every expecting parent to add to their registry. It folds up for transport in a cinch, and it’s been a happy spot for our two babies to lounge in. In this comprehensive BabyBjörn bouncer review, I’ll discuss…
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Hatch Rest sound machine

Hatch Rest Sound Machine – My Full Review (and Why I Bought Two)

Before having kids, white noise was the last thing you’d hear bumping from our speakers at night. Now that I’m a mom with both an infant and a toddler, we use sound machines every day to drown out background noise, soothe our little ones, and help them sleep. With remote control capabilities and a wide…
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