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.

Brushies is first finger puppet toothbrush makes brushing fun

Two doctor moms faced with dental hygiene issues with their own children created The Brushies, the world’s first finger puppet toothbrush for infants and toddlers. The book and puppet system help kids establish a healthy habit for life. Dr. Hilary Fritsch says that it was while watching her youngest child happily chomp on finger puppets that the lightbulb went off. Her children are proof that The Brushies can change the struggle of getting kids to care for their teeth—they now proudly brush and floss every day. Dr. Colleen Crowley, a psychologist, drew on her extensive child development expertise and the …

PRIMO Charli Chair – is baby shower chair

New from Primo is the Charli Chair, the first bathing product designed to keep a child safe and secure while bathing in a shower, which eliminates much of the drowning risk of conventional bathtubs for baby.  The Charli Chair features a non-slip seat surface and rubber feet, corrosion-protected legs (zinc-treated steel making it waterproof and rust-resistant), a five-point adjustable safety harness, a two-position reclining seat, three height adjustment levels, a seat that easily drains preventing water buildup, and easy assembly. The chair tilts to a 30-degree angle for newborns and then a 45-degree angle when the child is able to …