The phil&teds traveller is the way to go if you are going to travel with your baby in tow. I have a Graco Pack ‘n Play which is great for home, but it’s definitely too bulky for long distance travel. My family travels a ton and I wanted to make sure that we had a convenient way to bring a crib along for our overnight trips. Specifically, I was looking for a travel crib that was lightweight and compact. Traveling with a baby is no simple task, and therefore I wanted to make sure that I found a crib that would be easy to transport and hassle free.
The phil&teds traveller met and even exceeded my expectations. The crib is super lightweight and only weights 7 [...]
While my son was in the Special Care Nursery after his premature birth the nurses would often swaddle him. He seemed to really enjoy this and I continued with swaddling once we returned home. Pediatricians recommend “back to sleep” and advise against placing blankets in the crib in order to promote a safe sleep environment. Once my baby started rolling onto his tummy I transitioned him from a swaddle to a Halo SleepSack wearable blanket.
The Halo company was established after founder Bill Schmid and his wife Cathy tragically lost their firstborn to SIDS. The American Academy of Pediatrics began recommending the use of wearable blankets in 2005. Currently, there are [...]