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The 2020 Best of Baby Winner for Best Baby Food Maker

And the Winner Is: Beaba Babycook Neo Think baby is ready for their first bite? Most pediatricians give the green light to introduce solids sometime between 4 and 6 months of age. If you’re game to play chef, a baby food maker will make puree prep easier than ever—not to...

The 2020 Best of Baby Winner for Top Baby Utensils

And the Winner Is: Grabease Ergonomic Utensils Regardless of how you decide to introduce solids (purees or baby-led weaning), there will come a time when you want to empower your tot to feed themselves. Enter: Grabease utensils. These pint-sized forks and spoons are easy for baby to grab (hence...

ABCmouse Has Been Trapping Working Parents, and It’s Not OK

If you’re a parent with a Facebook or Instagram account, you’ve no doubt seen ads for the online early learning program ABCmouse. Big, bubbly letters in primary colors. A bunch of happy-looking cartoon children. Promises of easy-breezy lessons during the pandemic for stranded kids and frazzled parents. The...

The 2020 Best of Baby Winner for Top Baby Tableware

And the Winner Is: Avanchy Stainless Steel Baby Suction Bowl + Air Tight Lid Introducing solid foods into baby’s diet is a fun but messy affair. Who knew throwing bowls full of puree could be so fun? For your child, that is. The ensuing clean up can be less...

We Need to Stop Calling Working Moms ‘Superheroes’

Ahead of the most critical election of our lifetimes and amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and worldwide calls for social and racial justice, I became president of Latino Victory Fund, an organization that works to elect Latino candidates, many of whom are Latina mothers, to run for political office....

The 2020 Best of Baby Winner for Top Baby Food Subscription

And the Winner Is: Little Spoon Did you know early exposure to nutritious food can set your kid up for a lifetime of health benefits? It can also mean you don’t have a picky eater on your hands during the terrible twos—reason enough, right? Little Spoon has taken the...

Elementary School Backpacks with Girly Details

Help her show off her unique personality with a new bag that’s so her. As everyone knows, a backpack isn't just for carrying books. It's also a way to make a statement. These bags are practical and stylish, with...

2020 Best of Baby Standout: Bombol Pop-Up Booster

Heading out to eat with a booster seat under your arm may not have been top of mind pre-COVID. Most kids’ booster seats are bulky, and many family -friendly eateries will happily loan you one. But with our collective hyper-awareness of germs now, you may be in the...

The Key To Keeping Students Safe? Counselors, Not Cops

A protest in support of Grace at Groves High School in Illinois. (@mnisakhan / Twitter) In the wake of protests following the shooting of Jacob Blake, George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, calls to defund or even abolish the police have intensified. This moment calls on us to look more deeply...

Researcher Mom’s Tweet Show What She Looks Like on TV vs. Real Life, and Yup, Same

Working parents are pretty well-versed in presenting a polished facade to the world, even when the truth is a little more, ahem, messy—and that’s especially true now. Thanks to a pandemic that’s forced many of us to simultaneously work from home while taking care of our kids, the line...