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Things We Like for Baby

What’s New for Baby and You

Glide on in to summer with these things we like for your Little (and yourself) including toys, a swanky car seat, a jogging stroller and more.

You can go out and spend a lot with a hit-or-miss approach to your spending, or you can make an informed decision with this things we like for Baby and you. These new baby products will make excellent choices.

 

 

Rainbow Fabric Ball
habausa.com
6 – 24 months; $19.99

This colorful and award-winning plush ball for babies and toddlers will keep your little one entertained. Measuring about 6″ in diameter, every part of it includes a different sensorial experience. Toss it and hear it rattle when it plops. It’s colorful and appealing with carefully selected patterns and textures.

 

 

 

 

One4Life Click Tight
All-In-One Car Seat
us.britax.com
Ages birth – 10.; $399

This comfortable, long-lasting multimode car seat does many things: it rear faces, forward faces, then converts to a high back booster seat. In all modes, the installation or setup is pretty darn simple, which means that it’s easier to install and use correctly. In addition to the ClickTight installation, the One4Life is packed with thoughtful details — sleek styling, a smooth shell and bright, easy-to-read information labels. A helpful handle at the top of the seat makes carrying the seat to the car and back simple.

 

 

 

 

 

Digital Bottle Warmer & Sterilizer
chiccousa.com
$59.99

Providing sanitized bottles is just one of your many tasks with an infant. This handy device includes a touchscreen and backlit display with flexible programming options. Sterilize a bottle in as little as five minutes, eliminating 99.9 percent of household germs. 

 

 

 

 

 

Alterrain Pro Jogging Stroller
bobgear.com
 $699

Planning on taking your little one on any adventures or off the beaten path? This premium jogging stroller features an easy one-hand fold, ultra-smooth steering and an ergonomic handbrake that gives you downhill control. Compatible with infant car seats, this stroller offers other features like a zipper cover on the cargo basket, reflective strips and waterproofing. You get a lot for your money and it should last for years.

 

CEP — The Run Compression Mid-Cut Socks
cepcompression.com
Adults; $19.95

Soothe your feet with all that baby walking and jogging with CEP compression socks. You’ll be surprised how comfortable they are and the moisture-wicking fabric will keep your feet cool. 

 

 

 

 

Kyte Baby Sleep Bag 2.5
kytebaby.com
0+; $56

These best-selling wearable blankets will keep Baby safe through the night. Made of 94 percent bamboo rayon and three percent spandex for stretchability, the bags are diaper-change friendly via a “J’ zipper, temperature-regulating and highly breathable. Cozy-wozy is the way to go when babies aren’t supposed to have any additional blankets in their sleep area, so this is just the thing. Available in several colors including cloud, sage, oat, blush, emerald, slate and more. Note: the sleep bags are sleeveless; shown photo includes each infant in a onesie, too. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Merrit Travel Crib & Playard
gladlyfamily.com
0 – 50lbs.; $249

This portable playard does it all. It includes an adjustable bassinet, fold-away changing station, an extra-large diaper caddy and a supportive mattress. It all folds up quickly for travel, in fact, it features “lightning fold” that lets you undo it in under 10 seconds. It is the Cadillac of baby paraphernalia and while heavy, it includes a storage bag with backpack straps for easy portability.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

My Woodland Friends Playset
gund.com
Ages 0+; $30

This sweet set is plush and perfect for your little one’s playtime. The Woodland Set includes an acorn, snail, fox and squirrel plus a little mushroom house where they all fit inside. It’s adorable in the nursery, and when baby is able to sit up, he’ll love holding the little creatures and eventually stuffing them inside and taking them wherever you go! 

 

 

 

 

Bitzy Grip Hand Teethers
itzyritzy.com
Teething babies; $9.99

The teething period — sometimes beginning as early as 3 months old is hard on Baby! We like these teethers because the hand grip fits around your little one’s wrist. They have multiple textures and are made of flexible BPA-free silicone. Give your ‘lil darlin’ relief! Available in a pink unicorn or a green dinosaur. — sd

About the Author

Susan Swindell Day

Susan Day is the editor in chief for this award-winning publication and all-things Nashville Parent digital creative. She's also an Equity actress, screenwriter and a mom of four amazing kids.