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Nurses Collect More Than 225,000 Diapers to Help Families in Need

Lynn Erdman | Posted 11.03.2015 | Impact
Lynn Erdman

Many people aren't aware that one out of every three families in the United States struggle to provide enough clean diapers for their children. As a nurse, I witnessed first-hand children being admitted to the hospital for serious infections and severe rashes due to a lack of clean diapers.

Working to Wipe Out Diaper Need

Lynn Erdman | Posted 08.31.2015 | Impact
Lynn Erdman

Most people do not know that one out of every three families in the United States struggle to buy enough diapers for their children. On average, infants and toddlers require 8-12 diapers a day.

Best Baby Products For Those Who Don't Know Much

David Duran | Posted 05.04.2016 | Parents
David Duran

When my best friend told me she was pregnant, I immediately went into baby mode. And when she asked me to be the godfather, I also went into parenting mode. I mean... the both of us equally had experience with babies, but never one that we would be responsible for... permanently.

The Most Unexpected Uses for Our Favorite Baby Products

Posted 10.21.2014 | Parents

Whether you are veteran or new mom, any parent can recognize that baby products are awesome. Not only are they are gentle and protective for your chil...

Leaving the House With Little Ones, the Drama-Free Way

Jamie Davis Smith | Posted 11.03.2014 | Parents
Jamie Davis Smith

One of the things that has always saved my sanity with kids, from birth on up, is getting out. Honestly, it doesn't matter where. Sometimes a quick walk around the block, a trip to the library or even a stop at a coffee shop is enough to turn a bad day around or calm a cranky kid.

21 Oft-Overlooked, Must-Have Items for Your Baby Registry

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 08.11.2014 | Parents

You're standing in the store, scan gun ready to go and then it hits you: you actually have no idea what you really need to put on your registry for ba...

Target Is About To Get Way More Honest

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.30.2014 | Style

Good news for eco-friendly shoppers! Jessica Alba and Christopher Gavigan's brand, The Honest Company, will debut at Target and Target.com startin...

Chanel Parks

The 12 Baby Products That Save Our Adult Lives

HuffingtonPost.com | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.09.2014 | Style

This Mother's Day, we hope all of the mommas get the pampering and relaxation they deserve. Whether that's a mimosa-filled brunch or a day at the spa,...

Exhausted Mom's "Magic" Idea Makes Millions

Posted 11.25.2013 | Home

One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to han...

Tired of Chasing Her Son's Sippy Cup, Mom Creates A Million Dollar Solution

Posted 08.16.2013 | Home

One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to han...

5 Baby Gifts That Every Parent Actually Needs

Christine Organ | Posted 09.21.2013 | Parents
Christine Organ

The baby industry and their keen marketing folks have made it their job to convince parents (and those shopping for baby gifts) that good baby products equals good babies equals good parents.

Wigs For Bald Babies Spark Onslaught Of Criticism

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.08.2013 | Parents

Parents, bloggers and netizens of all stripes have been up in arms over the last week because of a hair-raising infant accouterment: the baby wig. ...

The Coolest Baby Gear From The 2013 Plush Show For Moms

Condiment | Posted 06.24.2013 | Parents
Condiment

Baby gear has become high tech and high style, and there is no better place to scout what's new than a show dedicated to just that. The 2013 Plush show was held in Los Angeles a few weeks ago and featured all that was new and next in products of all kinds for babies, parents and kids

LOOK: 34 Absurd Things People Are Actually Trying To Sell You

Posted 04.10.2013 | Parents

When you become a parent, you find yourself spending money on things you never even knew existed -- snotsuckers, windis, teething tablets. And while s...

Why Made in the USA for Babies Is Making a Comeback

Gary Osborne | Posted 04.01.2013 | Small Business
Gary Osborne

As a new dad, I quickly discovered how challenging it is to find beautiful, heirloom quality baby gifts that are made in the USA. I search hundreds o...

American-Made Baby Gifts Get Luxe for the Holidays

Gary Osborne | Posted 02.11.2013 | Style
Gary Osborne

This year, giving the gift of luxurious, American-made items is easier -- and chicer -- than ever. Here are my top 10 picks for the most mod baby gifts and shopping destinations for handcrafted items.

How New Parents Can Bring Back 'Made in the USA'

Gary Osborne | Posted 01.07.2013 | Small Business
Gary Osborne

The presidential election is over, but the campaign's number one issue, jobs, lingers on. In today's economy, a huge part of that issue has been the question of how we can return manufacturing jobs to the United States.

6 Baby Products You Really Don't Need

The Stir | Posted 12.22.2012 | Parents
The Stir

The truth is, you need very little to raise a child, and most of these products marketed to parents are useless at best, no matter how much they make you want them.

3 Things I Wish They Had When I Was A Kid

Hilary Sheinbaum | Posted 07.21.2012 | Parents
Hilary Sheinbaum

"I'm not pregnant," I explained throughout the day, as vendors at the New York Baby Show glanced toward my mid-section, searching intently for a baby bump.

Janean Chun

A True Mother Of Invention

HuffingtonPost.com | Janean Chun | Posted 05.11.2012 | Small Business

After two baby showers, Michal Chesal owned a ton of baby gear and felt fully prepared for the birth of her first baby. But then something happened th...

Beauty Products To Steal From Babies... Really!

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

A few weeks ago, I was getting off of the subway with a friend of mine when she offered me some hand sanitizer. I paused, because as much as I knew I ...

Katherine Bindley

New Baby Products Have 'Very Little To Do With The Baby'

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 04.27.2012 | Parents

"Turn heads, turn corners." It reads like a tagline for a luxury car, but the new advertising campaign behind those words -– featured beneath a ...

Lynne Peeples

A 'Toxic Treadmill': Dangerous Flame Retardants Remain Widespread In Children's Products

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 03.06.2012 | Green

Flip over your couch cushion or desk chair and chances are, you'll see the same tag that is affixed to the bottom of many others: "This article meets ...

The Roots of Beauty: Ewa Asmar

Jolene Hart | Posted 04.03.2012 | Style
Jolene Hart

"I tend toward natural products now, which is what my company represents. I am always surprised to see luxury products that I used to think were great, but now when I see their ingredients I completely change my perception."

Multiple Carcinogens in Johnson & Johnson's Baby Shampoo

Samuel S. Epstein | Posted 02.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Samuel S. Epstein

The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics must be congratulated for securing an agreement with Johnson & Johnson "for reducing or gradually phasing out trace amounts of potentially cancer-causing chemicals" from Baby Shampoo, "one of its signature products."