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The best toys for birthday gifts: our blog editor’s picks!

Is it just me, or have toys gotten so much cooler since we were kids? Sure, we have fond memories of our favorite licensed characters from Saturday morning TV shows, but the level of detail, quality, and clever design that goes into today’s toys is just mindblowing. Since I’ve been in the toy biz for over ten years now, I ... Read More »

Eli reviews the new Orbit O2 jogging stroller!

Orbit Baby strollers are a major favorite among our gang of Stroller Geeks, due to their versatility and clever, practical design. So we’ve been bursting with excitement for the last year waiting to get our paws on the Orbit O2 Jogging Stroller, which takes all of that terrific attention to detail and applies it to the world of running. The Orbit ... Read More »

Cambridge families: connect with local businesses, win a gift card!

One of the joys of city living is the convenience of having everything right at arm’s reach: you can walk out of your front door and find hundreds of businesses offering hundreds of options for food, entertainment, and every service you could need or imagine. Huron Village, where our Cambridge store is located, is one of the quieter nooks of ... Read More »

The Bugaboo Comfort Wheeled Board: how to install it

bugaboo comfort wheeled stroller board installed on bugaboo cameleon stroller

  So I just spent a good deal of time putting together my first Bugaboo Comfort Wheeled Board, and while this product is super cool, the installation isn’t as intuitive as I’d hoped. For parents with a baby to hold and a toddler running around, I imagine that it would be really frustrating trying to figure out how to install this bad ... Read More »

The Nuna Mixx vs. the UPPAbaby Cruz: City vs. Suburbs

  Move over Cruz – there’s a new mid-size, easy in-and-out of the car stroller. It’s the Nuna Mixx. Nuna has been in the US for just a few years now (read Sheri’s introduction to the company back in 2013 here), but they’ve already made a huge impression. Their infant car seat, the Nuna Pipa, has tons of buzz and ... Read More »

New for fall: classes at Magic Beans Wellesley!

In the earliest months of your baby’s life, classes are more about you than your child: not only can you learn key skills that will help you feel confident about this whole brand-new business of parenting, but it also helps you combat new-mommy cabin fever. And perhaps most importantly of all: it’s the perfect way to meet other new parents who ... Read More »

Introducing the Ergobaby Four Position 360 Cool Air Carrier

Being sweaty isn’t so much fun, for you or for your baby.  That’s exactly why Ergobaby is launching a new carrier that will keep you both cool and comfortable wherever your babywearing journey takes you: the Ergobaby Four Position 360 Cool Air Carrier is designed to keep you and your baby cooler longer, with carefully designed ventilation for hot days. The ... Read More »

The Drool Baby Expo in Connecticut / Westchester is TODAY!!!

DROOL BABY EXPO CONNECTICUT/WESTCHESTER AUGUST 27, 2015, 4-9PM HYATT REGENCY, GREENWICH CT GET YOUR TICKETS HERE  Connecticut and New York readers: are you ready for the ULTIMATE shopping event for expectant parents? Hopefully you’ve already got your tickets and have already done all the prep you need to have a great time shopping at our extraordinary baby expo. But in ... Read More »