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VIDEO: How to choose an infant car seat

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The first instinct of every new parent is protectiveness – your baby is so tiny! So cute! So fragile! So YOURS! So naturally, you want the very best safety equipment for your baby when they arrive. However, as with all baby gear, “the best” is subjective when it comes to car seats. No two families are alike, and there are ... Read More »

Europe-only convertible car seats: the Cybex Sirona and the Nuna Rebl, and US alternatives


Exclusive offer today from Magic Beans! Email to claim yours. Act now! UPDATE: THE CYBEX ATON CLOUD Q INFANT CAR SEAT IS EXPECTED TO BE AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 2016. It’s been two years since we talked about European car seat standards, and naturally, the game has changed once again! Technology never stops moving, so if you want the safest seats, ... Read More »

Video: Five infant car seats that make installation easier

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Installing a car seat can be an epic pain, and according to the NHTSA, as many as 3 out of 4 seats are installed incorrectly. This vexing issue is largely due to the huge amount of variation in vehicle designs – if the car’s back seat has metal hinges, an eensy-weensy middle seat, improperly placed anchors, rigid seats, a seat hump, or ... Read More »

Doona vs. Chicco Keyfit + Caddy: which infant travel system is right for you?

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By now, you’ve heard of the Doona Infant Car Seat, the most innovative transportation system on the market. It’s a car seat with wheels! It’s the Transformer of the baby world! This super-cool, brand-new-to-the-US product performs all the functions of a travel system, without a separate frame. That doesn’t mean that it’s necessarily your top choice, though, which is why, ... Read More »