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Learn about starting solids at Magic Beans Brookline, July 18

It can be tough for busy parents to purchase and prepare the best foods for their kids, and Danielle Shea Tan of Healthy Mamas for Happy Families knows from experience how the time crunch can cost the whole family health-wise: “Growing up, I lived on lean cuisine, frosted mini wheats and pizza. My parents worked their tails off while managing ... Read More »

Nine!

The last week has been a whirlwind. I returned home after almost six weeks abroad, and four hours after we got off the plane, my sister Alison gave birth to a beautiful, healthy baby girl. My newest niece arrived a week ahead of schedule, making our homecoming much more exciting than it would’ve been otherwise. In the midst of the ... Read More »

Pampering, preparation, and parfaits: Magic Beans presents Bellies, Babies & Brunch on Sunday, July 14

Treat yourself to a sumptuous brunch and a fun crash course on all things baby-related with Magic Beans! We hope you’ll join us for Bellies, Babies & Brunch, an informational event for moms at all stages of pregnancy (and of course, your partners and/or friends and/or relatives). Here’s what the expectant can expect: The brunch: Enjoy a sumptuous buffet from ... Read More »

European Standards vs American Standards: Car Seat Edition

There are a few main differences between European car seats and American car seats, one of the most obvious being the European adoption of the ISOfix. This was recommended by the United Nations and utilized by the European Nations in the mid 1990s. The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) opted not to utilize this system, focusing more solely ... Read More »

Here we go

I know. I have been neglecting the blog. And I feel really bad about it. But the last six months have brought so many changes for me and my family, it has been a little hard to keep up with all the things demanding my time. When we decided to start homeschooling in the fall with our two oldest kids, ... Read More »

Drool spotlight: 4moms does it dramatically better

If you were to play a quick game of word association with baby brands, the word that you’d hear the most frequently with regards to 4Moms is “technology.” After all, their most well-known products (the Mamaroo Bouncer and the Origami Stroller) both incorporate robotics. But really, while the robotics are what make 4Moms products newsworthy (and get them given away ... Read More »

Drool spotlight: UPPAbaby conquers Boston

When you sell strollers, stroller-spotting becomes a daily habit, and you notice which brands and models live in what parts of town. Here in Brookline, by our first store and our office, the Bugaboo Cameleon goes through its daily transformations, and the Donkey patiently traipses the aisles of Trader Joe’s, laden with toddlers and produce. Downtown, by our store at ... Read More »