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What should I pack for lunch for my kids on Passover?

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If you are celebrating Passover, I hope you had marvelous Seders. We had two wonderful celebrations with family and friends, sang beautiful songs, drank delicious wine, and ate tremendous food. Our kids were more engaged than ever at the Seders, and retold the story of the Exodus beautifully. At our house, lots of work goes into preparing for Passover: we ... Read More »

Why you should shop at the Drool Baby Expo, April 7 in Boston

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DROOL BABY EXPO APRIL 7, 2016 – 3PM to 9PM WESTIN WATERFRONT HOTEL, BOSTON BUY TICKETS NOW A common question that we get about the upcoming Drool Baby Expo is, “how does the shopping part work?” We talk a lot about the “deals,” and that this is the “ultimate baby gear shopping experience” but you may be wondering how does that ... Read More »

Could the Cybex Priam be the next Bugaboo Cameleon? 

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  UPDATE: THE CYBEX ATON CLOUD Q INFANT CAR SEAT IS EXPECTED TO BE AVAILABLE IN FEBRUARY 2016. We very rarely see a baby product company that can pull off excellence in both strollers and car seats: the only company I can think of that definitely nails it is UPPAbaby, whose Vista Stroller and Cruz Stroller are matched in quality by their ... Read More »

Why are newborn babies fussy at night?

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Over the past eleven years in the business, I’ve mainly given advice about baby gear: what stroller to buy? How do you tie your baby wrap? How do you create the perfect registry? But besides being a baby gear aficionado, I am also a father of three, so I have parenting advice to give, too. For instance: how do you ... Read More »

Getting ready for day camp: a beginner’s guide

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Kids grow fast, and there’s a new transition every day: graduating from an infant car seat to a convertible car seat, from a bottle to a sippy cup, from diapers to big-kid underpants, and so on. A child’s first day camp experience comes with its own transitions as well, especially if you start young. It’s an exciting time, but a ... Read More »