Miniware sustainable tableware transitions from baby to toddler

Miniware recently introduced tableware for ages 4 months and up that not only looks aesthetically pleasing and contemporary, but also offers unique self-feeding features. Designed to transition from baby to toddler and older, the tableware is made from eco-friendly materials like bamboo fiber, and is dishwasher-safe. Features include an “easy-scoop” 90° bowl and cutlery designed for easy self-feeding. The generous sizing helps little fingers and novice utensil users improve dexterity. Calm, pleasing colors place the emphasis on eating and food, not distracting cartoon characters! Also available are a set of soft silicone spoons, a cereal bowl (with detachable suction foot), …

Dare-U-Go! bib holds food portions and provides anti-mess solution

Dare-U-Go! is a mom-created brand, founded by Lisa D’Amato-Friedman who has gone from America’s Next Top Model show where she might be remembered as the wild child—and today she has two! Dare-U-Go! is designed to reduce clutter, eliminate some laundering, require fewer dishes, and give caregivers a less stressful life, all while helping the environment by creating less waste. Dare-U-Go holds and divides homemade healthy meals, ensures portions of the different food groups, and helps prevent foods from mixing with one another. Made from medical grade silicone, the bib serves as a divider bowl and eliminates all those spaces between …

StickyLickits make healthy food more attractive to kids

StickyLickits is a product based on the company’s belief that if fruits and veggies are fun to eat, kids will eat them. The only thing StickyLickits adds to food is fun, and since most kids love stickers, the novelty of stickers they can eat encourages them to eat food that includes an edible sticker. These are stickers that can be peeled from their backing, licked, and then stuck on fruit or veggies. StickyLickits are sugar-free, peanut-free, tree nut-free, gluten-free, non-GMO, soy-free, dairy-free, vegan, and kosher. StickyLickits melt in the mouth, turbocharge healthy eating and are fun. The company reports that …

Biiby breastfeeding bib helps solve messy problems for moms

Biiby, the first breastfeeding bib for nursing mothers, was invented by a mother who has issues with milk leaking onto her own apparel. A winner of Parent Tested Parent Approved, the Biiby is reported to catch all of a mother’s breastmilk that doesn’t make it to baby’s mouth. The functional, American-made bib utilizes bamboo fleece and organic cotton terry fabrics. Designed to last through multiple uses before being washed, Biiby is made of three layers and can also be used as a burp cloth or burp pad. The moisture-wicking, absorbent, and eco-friendly Biiby is also designed to help busy moms …

The “aMACEing” Child-Proof Baby Bottle

The aMACEing ZERO LEAK® Child Proof Baby Bottle by MACE is possibly the safest bottle you can buy. As a parent, you want to provide the safest environment for your baby. Many parents go through extensive childproofing efforts to make sure their little one is safe around the home, but there is an item that has been overlooked—the baby bottle. Although many baby bottle companies have come a long way by introducing bottles that are made from food-grade plastics, feature anti-colic vents to reduce digestion problems, and even bottles made from glass, they all still have one problem—they leak from …

Nursing pillow fits in diaper bag yet big enough for nursing

Created by a family nurse practitioner and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, littlebeam™ nursing pillows are designed to help nursing mothers find the comfort they want. Littlebeam is small enough to fit into a diaper bag, but big enough to use in all nursing positions comfortably, according to founder Dr. Kathy McCue. The littlebeam™ nursing pillow is portable and can be used with lactation-expert-recommended positions like cross-cradle and football. Designed to be ergonomically correct for both mother and baby, it will help mothers find breastfeeding success in a short while. The unique body-hugging design doesn’t need straps or Velcro® to stay …

Spectra Baby USA offers premier electric breast pumps

Spectra Baby USA’s Premier Rechargeable Electric Breast Pump with Natural Nursing Technology, the S1Plus, is loved by moms and lactation consultants worldwide. This pump is designed to bring confidence and comfort to every moment of the breastfeeding journey, according to the company. Rechargeable, discreet, and weighing only 3 lbs., the S1 Plus makes pumping on the go a more natural part of the nursing process. Natural Nursing Technology encompasses Spectra Baby USA’s set of unique features that allow moms to experience benefits not normally associated with standard breast pumps. From the comfortable suction levels to the elimination of back-flow, and to …

Doddlebags offers refillable pouches

We want to help people know there is an alternative and DoddleBags are an alternative to reduce plastic consumption, providing a refillable alternative to disposable drink and food pouches.  DoddleBags contain no phthalates or other bad ingredients. They are microwave safe, dishwashable, freezable—and best of all—when refillable DoddleBags let users help save the planet. DoddleBags are clear plastic pouches that are chemical free, easy to hold, and are eco friendly.  Whether at home, out for the day or on vacation for a week,  lightweight DoddleBags are easily filled with any liquid or puree without the hassle and with the knowledge that the leak proof seal …

Funkins Napkins and Placemats

Funkins are bright, reusable and eco-friendly cloth napkins and placemats made especially for kids, that are waste-free and sized perfectly for lunch boxes, snack time, picnics in the parks or on the road. Fashionable Funkins are 100% cotton, super soft, durable and washable napkins and placemats that fit perfectly into little laps or tables.  Protect kids from unknown germs on dirty tables, all while reducing waste! Available in both single ply napkins 12×12 in size and double-ply placemats, 15×13 in size. Moms know the struggle of smelly lunch boxes that fail halfway through the new school year and are impossible …

ECOlunchbox founder, Sandra Ann Harris, on her ECOlunchbox journey and the importance of plastic-free living

My Story Began At Lunchtime ECOlunchbox founder, Sandra Ann Harris, on her ECOluncbox journey and the importance of plastic-free living. Change is a curious thing. The world around us can feel stagnant for so long and all of sudden we look up and everything is different. Think about plastic for a moment. It wasn’t too long ago that we didn’t think much about this ubiquitous petroleum-based material. I founded ECOlunchbox in 2009. When it comes to plastic, that was the dark ages. But these days, the BYO bag is in full swing, plastic bag bans are cropping up around the …