The Best Bottle Warmer

Picking the best bottle warmer for your family will allow you to spend more time with your baby and less time fussing over making a bottle too cold or too hot. If I were selecting a bottle warmer for my child right now, I would purchase the Dr. Brown's Natural Flow Deluxe Bottle Warmer because it has the most options… » 3/05/15 4:08pm 3/05/15 4:08pm

The Best Double Stroller

There is only one baby gear purchase that is more tricky in scope than finding the perfect stroller: finding the perfect double stroller, for same-age or multi-age children. In both cases, you are looking for the same features: a stroller that is easy to navigate, lightweight, and offers important extras for parents… » 10/25/14 10:46am 10/25/14 10:46am

The Best Baby Wash and Shampoo

    Until they're old enough for Axe and Bath & Body Works, it's up to us parents to keep our kids clean. With seemingly endless baby-wash offerings on the market, choosing one can give any conscientious parent a headache. If I were buying one baby wash for my baby today, I'd buy Earth Mama Angel Baby Non-Scents Shampoo… » 8/05/14 12:03pm 8/05/14 12:03pm

    The Best Full-Size High Chair

    Between bites of pureed peas and finger foods, you'll scrub down your baby's high chair hundreds of times. Rather than tear your hair out, buy a chair that makes cleaning simple, while offering a safe and comfy seat for your little one. I'd pick the OXO Tot Seedling, which at $150 has everything you need and saves you… » 7/16/14 7:19am 7/16/14 7:19am

    The Best Video Baby Monitor

    No new parent can stand laying their baby down in a crib and just walking away. Having a good video monitor can offer an addictive sense of security—a robo eye that can see your baby in the dark—leaving your conscience free to binge on Netflix in the next room. After weeks of testing, we found the Dropcam Pro to be… » 7/08/14 10:50am 7/08/14 10:50am

    The Best Play Yard (or Playard or Play Pen or Baby Jail)

    Of the dozens of play yards on the market today, we think Graco's Pack 'n Play On The Go ($70; is the best one out there. It's a simple play yard with practical features and a reasonable price from company known for inventing the packable portable crib. Even though it's not adorned with flashy lights or… » 6/18/14 2:17pm 6/18/14 2:17pm

    The Best Baby Nail Trimmers

    Many first-time parents are terrified of cutting their infant's tiny nails. What if I draw blood? Luckily, a good nail cutter can take all the fear away. If I were buying a nail trimmer for my baby today, I'd buy Safety 1st Sleepy Baby Nail Clipper because it cuts tiny nails safely at a reasonable price, and has just… » 6/16/14 1:40pm 6/16/14 1:40pm

    The Best Bottle Drying Rack

    A bottle drying rack may not be on your must-buy list if you have a tight budget for your baby gear. But if the idea of a dedicated spot to dry your baby's bottles, rings, nipples, and, later, sippy cup parts, is appealing, it's worth considering the Boon Lawn. At $25, it's pricier than the rest, but the few-dollar… » 5/05/14 8:53am 5/05/14 8:53am