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What to Bring when Riding Public Transportation with Kids

Let’s start by saying that I absolutely love travelling. That being said, public transportation can be tricky to navigate with small children. There are crowds full of strangers and a lot of time spent sitting. You likely need to have some items with you in order to help your kids travel. However, the less you have with you, the easier it is to navigate crowds and seats. Read this article to learn about compact items you should have with you...
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Best Convertible Strollers that Convert from Single to Double

One item many new parents make sure to get is a stroller. Strollers are a convenient way to travel with your child, whether it’s for a walk around your neighborhood or through a busy airport. But what happens when your family grows? When you have two young children, you need a stroller with a second seat option. You don’t want to purchase another stroller when you haven’t even worn out your first stroller yet. Thanks to convertible strollers, you can...
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Best High Back Booster Seat with Harness

If you have a preschool aged child or one that is a little older, you may be looking to transition them to a car seat that meets their growing needs. Your child won’t need to sit rear-facing, and then you’ll need something to last them the rest of their car seat days. This is when it’s time to start shopping for a five-point harness booster seat. Use this guide to help you select the right one. What is a Harnessed...
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What Are the Best Car Seats Compatible with BOB Strollers?

Finding a stroller can be frustrating. However, once you’ve settled on one, it can be exciting. Following the purchase of a stroller is usually the purchase of a car seat. Infant car seats can be safe and convenient as they give you somewhere to keep your baby when you’re out of the house and they can let your sleeping baby stay asleep. They also have the additional option of connecting to strollers. This can be nice as you can place...
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When Do New Stroller Models Come Out?

It seems that with any major baby product like car seats or strollers, new models are constantly coming out. Companies are always finding new features to add or ways to make them more comfortable or convenient. Once a new model of a product is announced, the older models often become cheaper. Parents like to capitalize on this opportunity if they know about it. While it cannot always be predicted, there are some ways of knowing when new stroller models will...
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Best Car Seats for 2 Year Old Toddlers

Your two-year-old toddler is in the middle of many different transitions. They might be learning how to use the toilet, getting ready to go to preschool for the first time, or learning how to speak in full sentences. Another transition your two-year-old may go through is moving to a different car seat. It might be time to find a car seat that will last for the rest of their car seat days or find one that accommodates more forward-facing options....
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Do All Car Seats Fit All Strollers?

For many babies, a simple car ride can prompt a nap. A lot of parents use a car ride to rock their baby to sleep and these families can be found driving the neighborhood with the intent of getting their baby to fall asleep. Once your baby falls asleep, you may want to avoid waking your baby up. Some car seats remain in the car which requires you to unhook your baby from the car seat and possibly wake them...
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Difference Between a 3 Wheel and a 4 Wheel Stroller

When shopping for strollers, you will find that there are an endless variety of styles and models. Some strollers are heavy but more durable, while others are lightweight but lack accessories such as cup holders. Each stroller is unique as they come with various accessories and are differently designed. Some have two handlebars, while others have one. Some strollers have padding while others have none. Additionally, some strollers have a five-point-harness while others have a three-point-harness. Another feature that varies...
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When Does My Baby Need a New Car Seat?

Now that you have a car seat for your baby, you may be wondering how long it will last. You may be asking questions such as “What if my baby is too old for the car seat?” or “What do I do with an old car seat?” The safety that a car seat offers is its main purpose, so it is important to answer your questions regarding the use of the car seat. Whether your baby is in an infant...
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Best Booster Seats for 6 Year Old

The average six-year-old weighs 50 pounds and is 42 inches tall. Despite being a big kid, six-year-olds still need a booster seat until they outgrow the weight limit which falls in the range of 80-120 pounds depending on the booster seat. Your six-year-old may want to sit in the back seat without a booster, however, it is very unsafe. They may be embarrassed of riding in a car seat still although all of their friends are still in booster seats...
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