With a 3.5-inch screen, the Infant Optics DXR-8 is a great way to monitor your 1 year old’s activity when you can’t be close by. With a great set of features and 2 swappable lenses, it has a great picture and sound compared to comparable models. The coolest feature has to be the remote pan and tilt feature which allows you to get a clear view of your child’s surroundings.
Now that your child is officially a toddler, you want to choose a convertible car seat. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that your child rides rear facing until 2. With tons of leg room, the Graco Extend2 fit is one of the best car seats for 1 year olds because it supports up to 50 pounds in the rear facing position. This means that your child can ride longer and safer in this position.
For babies up to 45 pounds, the versatility of LILLEbaby carrier allows you to carry your baby in multiple positions. The best part? The thick shoulder and lumbar straps give you great support that your back will thank you for later. The breathable mesh material means you will stay cool even while running errands in the sun.
The Play and Pack playpen from Graco is one of the most versatile playpens on the market. Thanks to its unique design, it is easy to setup at home or even take on the road and set up anywhere. You can take it wherever you go whether you are going on vacation or grandma’s house.
The portable Changing Station from Skip Hop allows you to change your baby anywhere you go. While it folds up compactly, when you open it up, it provides a waterproof surface that you use to change your baby’s diaper. Throw this essential in your diaper bag.
With a trendy tote design, this diaper bag from Skip Hop is built for mom’s on the go. With 11 different pockets, you won’t believe how much of stuff you can fit inside. This thing is huge. The 3 different compartments keep everything neat and tidy. If you are looking for a diaper bag, this is the one to get.