Latest Product Picks For Toddlers and Babies
As parents, most of us love to indulge our babies and toddlers in the newest and safest products. This month, we’re sharing the latest finds available for the under five set.
It’s feeding time with zoo friends. Evenflo Feeding has a new line out of wide-base cups in modern, ergonomic designs. The Evenflo Zoo Friends Triple-FloTM Cups features jungle scenes that are fun and colorful. Features include an adjustable valve that grows with your child and a soft silicone insert with three different flow rates that allows you to control the amount of liquid your child receives. The valve also has a “close-off” position designed for leak free, on-the-go use.
Zoo Friends Triple-Flo Cups are available at Meijer, HEB and WinCo Foods in blue, pink and green.
Price: $2.99 (10 oz, 1-pack)
Pediped keeps expanding with their collection of children’s footwear. The brand offers more than 70 new styles and color combinations across its three signature lines: Originals®, Grip ‘n’ Go™ and Flex®. The Originals line retail at $35 and are available for children in sizes newborn to 24 months. These shoes feature flexible, soft-soles recommended by pediatricians and podiatrists as the shoe’s design closely mimics barefoot walking. For the Spring/Summer season there were 12 new styles added.
Pediped grows with your kids too. The Grip ‘n’ Go line ($39 to $48) is available in EU sizes 19-23, US kids 4-7 and the Flex styles ($48 to $57) are available in EU sizes 20-36, US 5 kids – 4.5 youth. Flex’s water-safe, eco-friendly Adventure Line includes the ever popular Sahara and Shorebet.
This intriguing item is called the Nap Mat Carrier. It’s designed to store a child’s nap mat, pillows and blankets all in one place. Useful for taking to daycare as you want your
belongings to be clean, dry, and effortlessly portable.Features include adjustable shoulder strap, full zipper closure, expandable interior pocket, and room to fit most nap mats small to medium sized.
The line of nap mat bags will debut August 2014. They will be available at Napmatcarries.com, Amazon.com, Wayfair.com, Sears.com, Overstock.com, Zulily.com.
Make those boo boo tears go away with Kericure. The creator of the healing products is PhD Organic Chemists Dr.Kerriann Greenhalgh – a wife, mom, and owner of four rescue dogs.
The products’ purpose for children, adults and animals is to effectively block dirt and germs from causing infections in cuts and scrapes. KeriCure’s Skin Protectant provides a natural, breathable, and elastic seal that is waterproof and sweat proof.
Dr. Greenhalgh decided to only include two ingredients in the products, water and a pure polyacrylate polymer that was designed to mirror the polymer elastin in the skin, which gives skin it’s elasticity.
KeriCure products are made in the USA, and are designed, developed and manufactured in Tampa, Florida.
For Hello Kitty fans, Australian Gold has launched the Hello Kitty collection. The Wet/Dry Skin Body Mists are combined with unique fragrances to make sun care fun!
There are two water resistant sprays available: the SPF 30 Krazy Kiwi Fragrance (notes of juicy lime, green apple, kiwi, coconut water and vanilla bean) and the SPF 50 Paradise Pineapple Fragrance (notes of sweet, golden pineapple, island coconut, Tahitian orchid and fresh mango blossom).
So what are the actual ingredients?
Yomogi Extract, considered a Japanese “wonder herb” that helps beautify skin and reduce sun damage, and Butterfly Bush Extract, a native Chinese shrub with beautiful flowers and provides photo-protective activity.
Children and adults will like the subtle scents! Prices of both sprays: $8.99.
Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group is releasing Little Elliot, Big City on August 26, 2014. The picture book by author Mike Curato is the first in a three book series about a little polka-dotted elephant looking for a good friend in a city a lot bigger than himself.
Along the way, he encounters something sweet…cupcakes!
This is Mike Curato’s debut book, with the others following in 2015 and 2016. His illustrations are in retro-noir style creating a classic feel.
Hardcover Price: $16.99