On Tuesday at the 11th Annual ABC Kids Expo in Las Vegas, we got the opportunity to preview some new products that are sure to make any mom’s life easier. We’re excited to introduce these products to our readers because anything that can make our day as mom a little easier is worth getting excited about! Check out the round-up below. And don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram for updates.
Looking for a comfortable and easy-to-use baby carrier made with green textiles? Then look no further than Ergobaby’s Organic Baby Carrier. As the name says, Ergobaby keeps baby in an ergonomic position so you can both be comfortable for extended babywearing. Babywearing is a great way to bond with your little one as well as get things done while keeping him close!
With just a few simple ingredients, you can make your own moisturizing lip balm in under 5 minutes. You can also add a hint of color with leftovers from your favorite lipstick or blush! After you give this DIY a try, you’ll never go back to buying name brand lip balm again.
Check out some of the cool stuff that caught our editors’ eyes at the ABC Kids Expo below. Don’t forget to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for updates from the show in Las Vegas!
If you are like many parents, and choose to welcome a new baby into a rented home or apartment, the search to find personalized and unique items to fill up a nursery may be a daunting task, leaving you a frustrated, nesting pregnant Mama-To-Be. Below are some unique ideas on how to incorporate some style on those bland eggshell colored walls!
Today marks the first day of the 11th Annual ABC Kids Expo, the biggest private trade show for baby and kids products featuring over 800 exhibitors from 66 countries. Two of our editors here at Daily Mom have traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada to attend this year’s show!
How many children to have is a very personal decision. Some couples immediately know they want a few kids, while others know they’re done after just one. In recent years, having an only child is becoming more and more common. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, families with just one child have nearly doubled since the 1960s. In fact, 1 in 5 American families have just one child. But, only children often get a bad rap. These myths about only children — and their parents — are completely untrue.
You step out of the sweltering sun into your kitchen after an intense run. Sweat is running down your face as you reach for a glass in the cupboard. You turn on the faucet and watch the icy cold water run into your glass in anticipation. Your body tingles in delight as that first sip hits your lips. But wait! With every sip of water you take, do you know what else you could potentially be putting into your body? How about some Giardia lamblia… a little arsenic… a touch of lead and mercury… and some asbestos to top it off. That is just a small percentage of the toxins that could be lurking in your water legally under the National Primary Drinking Water Regulations.
For many families pumpkin carving is an annual fall tradition. However, the mess and use of sharp cutting tools can be a deterrent for parents of young ones. Skip the hassle of carving with these alternative ideas for decorating pumpkins with your kids.
One of your child’s favorite future pastimes may be to reminisce and browse through old photographs of herself as a child. A fun fall time tradition to start could be achieved easily through photos – as they are the best way to preserve memories that will last a lifetime. Plus, with so many fun and unique ways to utilize your photos, what’s to stop you from taking the plunge and committing to annual fall photos?
Maybe you’ve heard the term “fine motor skills.” Knee deep in breastfeeding and diapers, you probably didn’t have too much time to think about what they are and why they are important for your growing child. Fine motor skills are small muscle movements that usually, but not exclusively, involve the hands and eyes working in tandem to perform movements requiring precision. Discover fun and easy ways to encourage developing fine motor skills at home with Daily Mom!
It’s important to get family photos taken. You want to have your family documented and celebrated and to leave your children with beautiful images that include mom in them. Getting out from behind the camera and in front of it can be a stressful experience, but we have some great tips to help you survive those important family photo shoots stress free.
Do you adore the look of big striped curtains, but struggle to find them in your ideal colors, and customized drapes just aren’t in your budget? Why don’t you try your hand at making them?
What is one of the sweetest things about Halloween other than candy? Beautiful babies dressed up in Halloween costumes! With Halloween just a few weeks away, we’ve put together 10 of the most adorable costumes for little ones who are not quite toddling yet.
Like a baby shower is used to celebrate a new baby and gift the parents with the things they might need to raise baby, a blessingway ceremony is a way to honor the mom-to-be and to celebrate this very special moment in her life. We have put together some wonderful traditional and modern elements to help you plan a blessingway ceremony.