October/November 2017

About the Cover From Kangaroo Trading Company is the Weston Rose Cuddle Grab-N-Go foam chair featuring a removable cover. A convenient matching handle makes this lightweight chair easy to carry. The “Rose Cuddle” fabric is 100% polyester fabric with a soft, raised pattern in shapes of flowers. For more information call 662/ 844-2988 or visit www.kangarootradingcompany.com. For new products to view at the ABC Kids Expo, click this link.    

Sinkboss offers portable sanitary cleaning system

Sinkboss is a portable, sanitary, and space-saving solution for washing and drying baby care products and breast pump parts in limited space and away from home. The portable, lightweight, and compact invention creates a physical barrier between kitchenware and the potentially contaminated sink basin. Features include a pop-out basin, two panels featuring flexible blade-like shapes that hold utensils, bottles, and cups steady while they dry. Its pull-out legs allow it to be placed on a variety of platforms, while the hook-and-strap system allows it to be hung from various overhead and adjacent structures. Weighing in at 2.14 lbs., Sinkboss, when …

Mommy’s Helper offers new Froggie Flip Toothbrush Timer

Mommy’s Helper recently introduced the Froggie Flip Toothbrush Timer to its Froggie Collection. Easy for children to use, the Froggie Timer’s playful design promotes good brushing habits. A child can simply flip the frog timer over and brush until the sand runs out. The two-minute hourglass timer meets the Pediatric Dental Association’s recommended brushing time. Also included in the Froggie Collection is a bath mitt, toilet seat covers, step stool, toothbrush holder, inflatable tub, faucet cover, bath mat, and more. For more information call 800/ 371-3509  or visit www.mommyshelperinc.com.

SwimFin designed to aid swim lessons, add safety

SwimFin, designed by a highly qualified UK swimming coach with over 30 years experience, is a vertical aid for teaching children to swim and is suitable for use with children from 2 years of age, and of all abilities. SwimFin can be used while performing all four swim strokes and is the only aid to have been endorsed by the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA). The company has partnered with leading organizations around the globe including the RLSS (Royal Life Saving Society) in the UK where the focus is on drowning prevention and water safety. Because the SwimFin is worn on a …

Crescent Womb launches infant bed to provide sleeping safety

The recently introduced Crescent Womb® infant safety bed is designed to provide healthy physical development for infants. It features a unique patented design inspired by nature and ergonomically engineered to ease the transition from womb to world. Crescent Womb® mimics a mother’s natural womb-like embrace while reducing environmental risk factors associated with SIDS cases. The bed was created by a young first-time father, James Spencer, who worried about his daughter’s safety while sleeping. Not satisfied with products on the market, “I sought another solution, a hammock-like design that promotes air flow and circulation, while also naturally supporting an infant to …

Lucy & Leo provides collection of organic apparel of hemp, cotton

Lucy & Leo offers a line of organic baby clothing for sizes newborn through 5T. Made in New York, the brand was created by Rachel Mednick, who graduated from Drexel University with a degree in Fashion Design and Merchandising. Including sweats, skirts, dresses, sweatpants, pants, one-piece rompers, and more, the line features the best organic fabrics Mednick is able to source, including cotton, hemp, and bamboo fleece. The fabrics come from certified organic factories in the United States and Japan and only low impact dyes are utilized. Lucy & Leo partners with local schools in Philadelphia and New York to …

August/September 2017

About the Cover Celebrity mom Amy Davidson, known for her role on ABC’s 8 Simple Rules, is shown with the Marisa stroller from Mia Moda. It features a convenient three-in-one design, a reversible seat, a flat sleeper seat, 360° swivel front wheel, and suspension rear wheels. For more information call 732/ 752-7220 or visit www.thedomfamily.com. Photo courtesy Amy Davidson.

Naturepedic Introduces the Verse Organic Mattress

Naturepedic recently introduced the Verse Organic Mattress which features firm support and is ideal for a growing child or teen. Organic cotton filling provides additional cushion and support over premium encased coils for a comfortable design that promotes airflow to reduce overheating. The Verse is certified organic and is designed without common allergens, glues, adhesives, flame retardant chemicals, or other questionable materials. Organic Cotton Fabric & Filling Organic cotton is the purest form of cotton and a healthier alternative to synthetic fabrics and foams. Naturepedic uses only U.S. grown and certified organic cotton as filling for its mattresses and buys …

EDC offers hundreds of titles, products for kids

Usborne Publishing Limited produces award-winning books of excellent quality for ages of preschool to adult. Subjects range from history, languages, natural science, crafts, parent guides, puzzle, and those of interest to beginning readers. The company presently offers over 2,000 titles including a recently added line of fiction titles. Educational Development Corporation is the United States trade publisher of a line of children’s books produced in the United Kingdom by Usborne Publishing Limited. The Home Business Division distributes these books through independent sales consultants and sells to school and public libraries. The Publishing Division distributes the books to bookstores, toy stores, …

Lil’ Jammerz enriches children’s lives with music

The idea for Lil’ Jammerz™, Bluetooth® musical infant plush toys, emerged after the birth of Melissa Croland-Brandt’s daughter. When Melissa took walks with her baby, she streamed classical music and sounds of nature through her smartphone which she rested in the infant seat. While she knew the benefits of classical music for brain development, putting a cell phone in the carrier was not the best way to expose brain-building melodies to her preemie. Made aware of the possible health risks associated with SAR radio frequency emissions from mobile phones and the thousands of germs that live on a person’s device, …