Tag: baby

REVIEW Safety First High Chair Booster Seat

The Safety First High Chair Booster Seat now commands a prominent place at my dinner table (right beside my chair).  It is an exciting time when your baby’s neck muscles are strong enough to have him or her join you at mealtime.  To all new parents out there, the Safety First High Chair Booster seat has proven itself to be a good purchase for a number of reasons … Continue reading ...

REVIEW Guzzie+Guss (GUGU) 102 Full-Sized Baby Stroller

This is one of the greatest baby bargains out there.  A frugal living must for parents of young ones.  Please read on.   I’ll get to its greatest features in a moment (not the least of which is its unbelievable price).

I spent a lot of time looking at various strollers for my daughter.  Full-size strollers tend to range anywhere from $300 – to around $1000 dollars.   Quite a price Continue reading ...

Fisher-Price Recalls Millions of Items

Mattel has announced a massive recall of millions of Fisher-Price products. Please check the recall list to make sure that these products are not in your home.

Making good purchase decisions has a lot to do with previous brand experience and brand reputation. Fisher -Price has been around forever, and they have a good reputation for safety and quality. I remember using the Fisher Price garage, the Continue reading ...

Diapers, Diapers, Everywhere …

My three week old girl is going through a king’s ransom of diapers. Her little excretory and digestive systems boast a most undeniably royal output of 8-10 diapers full per day. Not bad for a little almost 9 pound princess. The problem, besides the princely sums I must pay to cover her bottom with diapers, becomes how to best get rid of them. I have found a frugal living method Continue reading ...

FREE STUFF: Baby Backpack and Formula

I love free stuff.  It is kind of nice knowing that some things in life are still free;  it’s also great getting something for nothing (well, almost nothing).  As a new dad, I have turned a begun to devote more of my less available leisure time to getting more with less with baby.  As any parent knows (and I am only beginning to know), babies are expensive. Continue reading ...

Batteries – Get More With Less

I seem to go through a lot of batteries since my baby was born (even sizes like C and D which I had practically forgotten even existed since I got rid of my boom box and gave up break dancing in the eighties).  These are some of the new baby appliances that use batteries: white noise machine (3 AAs), vibrate mode on swing (1 D size battery), swing and music Continue reading ...