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Get a Round: patemm pads for a Nice Change

Get a Round: patemm pads for a Nice Change

[ 1 ] August 12, 2008 |

By Maura Keating Everyone knows how hard it can be to find a good diaper bag. Most parents I know own several, each on their own individual quest for perfection. Once you do find that perfect bag, the chances of it coming with the ideal changing pad are . . . well, not good. I’ve […]

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Made for the Shade: Protect-a-Bub for Fun in the Sun

Made for the Shade: Protect-a-Bub for Fun in the Sun

[ 1 ] July 22, 2008 |

By Maura Keating Remember when you only worried about whether sunscreen would work? Now I worry about the chemicals that make the sunscreen work. (To see how your favorite sunscreen—and other cosmetics—measures up, visit the Skin Deep website.) With an active toddler, I can’t hide from the sun, but I can extend the shade. Protect-a-Bub […]

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Free Movies on the Block: 2008 Schedule

Free Movies on the Block: 2008 Schedule

[ 4 ] June 12, 2008 |

I am thrilled that this series is back for a second season—so cool to watch a free movie outdoors in downtown Providence. Films are shown every Thursday at dusk from June through September, weather permitting. The movie is projected on the side of a building across from Tazza, on the corner of Westminster Street and […]

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Kanga Knew: Fitted Pouches for a Happier Roo

Kanga Knew: Fitted Pouches for a Happier Roo

[ 53 ] June 3, 2008 |

By Maura Keating If you are new to baby wearing or just new to babies—if you find the rings, buckles, and straps of other carriers daunting or just too time consuming, a fitted pouch is a perfect solution to get baby on board quickly and easily. When my son was small, I found the mechanisms […]

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Cheap Gas

Cheap Gas

[ 5 ] May 25, 2008 |

Gas is expensive these days—and between the price of gas and the price of groceries these days it pays to find ways to save. Thanks to Katy, she recently told us how we can get groceries for less at Price Rite—now here are ways to find the lowest price of gas near you. On the […]

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Food Polite: Trebimbi Puppets Cutlery

Food Polite: Trebimbi Puppets Cutlery

[ 4 ] May 21, 2008 |

By Maura Keating I used my own hand-me-down stainless steel baby spoons as long as I could with my son. With my son was born a new fear of plastics, and I didn’t want BPA or PVC (or anything else that might cause harm) in my son’s mouth six or more times a day. Trebimbi […]

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The Wizard of Mom: Pay Attention to the Peanut Shell Nursing Cover

The Wizard of Mom: Pay Attention to the Peanut Shell Nursing Cover

[ 5 ] May 6, 2008 |

By Maura Keating If you’re breastfeeding, you may start to wonder why you bother to wear a shirt at all. Most of your day is spent with your shirt pulled up around your armpits. While your partner might appreciate this new fashion trend, visitors might find it awkward. As you and your Miracle venture out […]

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What’s Happening: The Quinny Buzz

What’s Happening: The Quinny Buzz

[ 0 ] May 2, 2008 |

Our Walk on the Stroller Side wraps up today with reviews of the The Quinny Buzz stroller, the Brooks Pond Buggy Blanket and the Stroll Away. By Maura Keating The Quinny Buzz is a thing of beauty. There’s nothing extra. There’s no fabric that sags or bunches, nothing to distract you from a gorgeous stroller […]

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Lite Up My Life: The UPPAbaby G-LiTE Feels So Right

Lite Up My Life: The UPPAbaby G-LiTE Feels So Right

[ 0 ] May 1, 2008 |

By Maura Keating Do you believe in kismet? What about love at first sight? Love at first stroll? The UPPAbaby G-LiTE arrived when my son was sleeping. Twenty minutes later, he was awake and screaming from pain from what turned out to be his first ear infection. He was exhausted, but no lullaby or story […]

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If You’re Planning Two…The Phil & Teds Sport

If You’re Planning Two…The Phil & Teds Sport

[ 0 ] April 30, 2008 |

This week on Kidoinfo we are taking a Walk on the Stroller Side—a week of reviews and great deals. By Maura Keating They are ubiquitous. The Phil and Teds Sport is the stroller that you’ve been seeing everywhere. With the launch this year of three additional models to their inline range of strollers, Phil and […]

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