Category Archives: Is It Safe?

Tips for Avoiding Chinese Sellers on Amazon

Opening Package from Online Shopping

If you’re no stranger to Amazon, you may have noticed that finding brand name items is getting more and more difficult. It’s not your imagination, late last year the Wall Street Journal revealed Amazon’s efforts to aggressively recruit Chinese manufacturers and merchants to sell on the Amazon platform. They claimed, that these business practices put […]

Gifting Guide for Babies and Toddlers

How to choose gifts for babies and toddlers

Gifting can be hard! It becomes especially difficult when you are gifting for little ones who can’t exactly make a wish list yet. Don’t stress though. We’ve got you covered with a simple guide to buying gifts for babies and toddlers! Here are the three things that you should consider before making your gift purchase: […]

Age Labels on Toys: What Do They Mean?

When shopping for toys, especially when considering babies and toddlers, you may wonder what the Age Rating on toys means. Is a toy with a lower age rating appropriate for older kids? Toy Age Labels 101 It’s been a couple decades since the US Consumer Product Safety Commission started regulating toys and manufacturers began following […]

Benefits of Bamboo Baby Products

Little Sleepies Pearl Ruffle Bamboo Zippy Romper
Bamboo is a very popular material used in baby clothes, baby furniture, and baby toys, but the real question is, are bamboo products worth the price? Bamboo products typically come at a premium, like popular brands Little Sleepies and Kyte BABY. What is Bamboo? Bamboo is from a subfamily of grass! Crazy right? There are [...]

Top 5 Safe Teething Toys

What are some safe teething toys? Every toddler goes through it; the dreaded teething phase. All of a sudden your little one has new teeth coming in and all they want to do is use them! It seems like finding good teething toys can be a minefield of what to avoid, but with this list, […]

Is Plastic Safe for My Family?

Plastic serving dishes, toys, bottles, and teething rings can seem like a ubiquitous part of life with babies and toddlers. The material became popular because it is durable, lightweight, and versatile — but is it safe? In the broader context of human history, plastic is a relatively new material. Although plastic has quickly established a […]

What Happens When I Stop Contraception?

What to know about stopping birth control to get pregnant

If you are one of the millions of people who have used contraception and are planning to stop in order to conceive, here are some things you need to know about getting pregnant after quitting birth control. There’s a lot of information about how contraceptives keep pregnancy at bay, but when that’s no longer your […]