Top Baby Gear of 2016
Moms’ Picks are based on a nationwide survey and online voting on BabyCenter.com that allow parents to voice their opinions about and share their experience with gear they use. From a twist on the classic Ergo baby carrier to new snazzy car seats 2016 was a year of innovation in the baby gear department. Below are a sample of the product that stood out. Check out all of the products here.
The Boppy Feeding and Infant Support Pillow is designed to give you and baby the support you need throughout the first year. This versatile pillow lifts baby to a more ergonomic position for comfortable feedings, then transitions to the perfect spot for propping, tummy time and learning to sit. Comes with a Peaceful Jungle cottony cute slipcover that is removable for easy washing. Additional slipcovers sold separately.
Fisher-Price Newborn Auto Rock n’ Play Sleeper
It’s an inclined sleeper and playtime seat in one, with music, sounds and hands-free rocking motion! An extra-deep seat helps baby sleep all night long. And with the push of a button, the sleeper helps baby relax with two different speeds of gentle rocking motion. Design is easy to assemble and lightweight for portability and storage. Additional features include a three-point restraint and linkable clacker toy. Seat pad is machine washable and dryer safe. Maximum Weight: 25 LBS (11.3KG) Use only with a child unable to sit up unassisted or grasp side of seat and pull.
Munchkin White Hot® Inflatable Duck Safety Baby Bath Tub
Bathe your little one in this bright and colorful duck-shaped baby bathtub. The Munchkin white hot safety duck tub features a hot safety disc, so you know when the water is a safe temperature for Baby's sensitive skin. This inflatable duck tub is cushy, safe and adorable.
Medela Pump In Style Advanced Breast Pump On-The-Go Tote
The Medela Pump In Style Advanced daily-use breast pump is designed for moms who pump several times a day. This is a top item in our Baby Registry. It's available in 3 bag styles: On-the-go Tote, Backpack and The Metro Bag.It includes: PersonalFit breast shields, PersonalFit breast shield connectors, valves and membranes, tubing, 5 oz. BPA-free breast milk bottles with lids, one wide-base nipple and travel cap, a removable cooler bag, a contoured ice pack, power cord and battery pack (8 AA batteries not included).
Motorola MBP36XL 5” Portable Video Baby Monitor
Rest assured that your little one is always safe and sound with the Motorola MBP36XL 5” Portable Video Baby Monitor. Keep an eye on things with the ergonomic parent unit, which boasts a large 5” diagonal color screen and impressive 1000ft range, and clearly communicate with your partner or child using the two-way communication feature. Take the portable, battery-powered camera with you around the house to watch your little one wherever they are, and see the whole room clearly, day or night, with remote pan, tilt, and zoom and infrared night vision. Hear your little one when they need you with the high sensitivity microphone, and know whether their room is too hot or too cold with the convenient room temperature display.
Ergobaby 360 4 Position Baby Carrier
Brought to you by the brand you love and trust, Ergobaby’s new Four Position 360 Carrier offers you the ultimate in flexibility of wearing your baby in the ergonomically supported. The Ergobaby Four Position 360 Carrier’s innovative design features a structured bucket seat to support your baby in an ergonomic seated position and for recommended hip and spine positioning. The revolutionary carrier seat is designed with buttons for an adjustable width that grows with your baby to ensure comfort and ideal hip positioning in all four carry positions; front -inward, back, hip and now front-outward carry positions.
Munchkin Arm & Hammer 3-in-1 Potty Seat
During your child's potty training journey, you will need a sit down potty as well as a separate potty seat for use on the big-person toilet. But there's no need to buy both when there's a hard-working multitasker you can get instead. Designed for use at multiple stages of toilet training, the award-winning Munchkin® Arm & Hammer™ 3-in-1 Potty Seat is a triple threat, helping your child pass through each phase with flying colors. For beginners, it acts as a sit-down potty chair with built-in splash guards to prevent splatter and easy-to-grasp side grips for stability. For more advanced learners, the removable top can be placed atop a regular toilet seat. No matter what age or stage, the seat converts to a convenient toddler step stool as well. The 3-in-1 Potty Seat also integrates the power of baking soda for safe and effective odor control. Potty training as easy as 1-2-3.
Graco® Nautilus™ 3-in-1 Car Seat with Safety Surround™
Graco’s top-rated Nautilus 65 3-in-1 with Safety Surround harness booster can be used from toddler to youth, keeping your growing child safe. The convertible car seat features Safety Surround Side Impact technology, which gives your child the best head and body protection. It secures your child in a 5-point harness from 20-65 lb., converts to a belt-positioning booster from 30-100 lb., and becomes a backless booster seat from 40-100 lb. Its Simply Safe Adjust harness allows you to adjust the harness and headrest together as your child grows, with no time-consuming rethreading. You’ll appreciate the strength of the steel-reinforced frame, 3-poosition recline for comfort and fit while your little passenger enjoys a personal cup holder and storage compartment.
Baby Jogger City Mini Single Stroller
Running errands and getting around with your child has never been easier, thanks to the City Mini stroller. This stroller is the essence of urban mobility: lightweight, compact and nimble. Its sleek and practical design makes it the perfect choice for traversing the urban jungle.
Graco Pack 'n Play Playard with Reversible Napper and Changer Bassinet
The Graco Pack 'n Play Playard Reversible Napper & Changer offers the comfort of a cozy napper for your newborn and the conveniences of a diaper changer, all-in-one. The reversible unit easily transitions from a cozy rest space just for your newborn over to a changer for easy changes to keep baby clean and content. This playard is designed to meet your child's needs as he grows from a newborn to an infant to a toddler.