BPA in your baby’s socks? Lead in plastic toys? Formaldehyde in furniture? Phthalates in your air freshener? Find out which toxic materials your family should be avoiding and why.
From black-and-white items that stimulate your baby’s vision to Montessori-inspired playthings, we help you select the best and safest toys for your newborn.
Still hoping to get gifts for friends and family for Easter? Don’t fret! From family matching PJs to sweet wooden and plush toys to non-toxic crafts, we’ve got all the last minute Easter gifts you’ve been looking for.
Now that spring has sprung, it’s time to hop-to and get your Easter Baskets in order! To help make your gift giving easy and extra meaningful, we’ve created seven ready-to-go baskets for newborns, babies and toddlers.
Looking for toys that provide the right level of challenge and opportunity for creativity to keep children engaged for years? Us too! In this article Montessori Teacher and Writer, Christina Clemer, chats about what to look for in a Montessori-inspired toy and shares her favorite picks from The Tot.
Need to find the perfect first birthday gift? Shopping for a unicorn-obsessed toddler? Searching for something that your outer space obsessed child will never forget? In an effort to make buying birthday gifts even easier, we’ve compiled our best selling toys to create gift sets that both boys and girls will love.
Looking back at 2019, we’re not surprised at all by the top 10 most registered for baby products. From a highchair that can be used as a newborn, baby, toddler, kid or college student to a car seat that turns into a stroller in seconds, these are the must-have items every expecting parent needs to know about.
Shopping for a newbie? While we know you’re probably itching to buy a tiny tutu or tuxedo, it’s wise to think about developmental milestones at this age, the practicality of baby clothing and the longevity of the gift. Here are the holiday and Christmas gifts we’re loving for the little one in your life!
When it comes to air travel, adding a baby to the equation can make things complicated and daunting. It doesn’t matter if you’re flying for 2 hours or 12, it’s a hard gig and having the right gear and toys can make it a whole lot easier. Ready to pack your carryon? Here are our airplane-friendly toy picks for under twos.
Consider these Montessori-inspired items for an intentional registry that will encourage a calm and independent tot.
Toys are wonderful for encouraging development, creativity and imagination. However, they can often contain potentially toxic materials like BPA, phthalates, lead, formaldehyde, flame retardant chemicals and PVC. Non-toxic Living Expert, Aida Garcia-Toledo, explains why it’s important to avoid these ingredients and shares her tips on choosing the right toys for your child for optimal fun and safety.