Best Activity Center For Babies

best activity center for babies

The best activity center for babies is safe, entertaining, and grows with baby.

Get your babies moving while they engage in new toys and endless tiny challenges.

All babies need a safe place to play. Activity stations have become a household staple for most families of infants.

Here’s why we love an activity center for babies:

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2013 Hot Toy List: Best Budget Friendly Gifts for Big Kids (5 and up)

We've rounded up the 2013 Hot Toy List for grade-school kids, and some budget-friendly alternatives that Viewpoints Reviewers love.

We’ve rounded up the 2013 Hot Toy List for grade-school kids, and some budget-friendly alternatives that Viewpoints Reviewers love.

The Hot Toy List hunt continues this week at top toy retailers like Wal-Mart, Kmart, and Toys R Us. This list of favorites covers a large age group, so for kids older than 5 years old, look no further. We’ve highlighted the best picks for 2013, including some well-reviewed alternatives.

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Baby-Proof Screens by Fisher-Price: Apptivity is Here

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How young is too young to be using an iPad? The Apptivity line from Fisher Price may be introducing screen time at an earlier age than pediatricians recommend.

Conversations are buzzing about Fisher-Price’s new infant seat. It looks like your traditional bouncer and comes with the usual bar of colorful toys meant to entertain baby, plus a mirror so baby can see herself. Not enough for the next generation of babies? What if I told you that it also boasts a removable iPad case and downloadable baby apps? Like it or not, infant screen time is here.

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2013 Hot Toy List: Best Gifts for Toddlers

2013 Hot Toy List

It’s getting harder to find the most requested items on the 2013 Hot Toy List, so we found some Viewpoints favorite alternatives.

The 2013 Hot Toy List is out. Top toy retailers like Walmart, Kmart, and Toys R Us are sharing their favorite kid-tested picks that are sure to bring squeals of joy and hours of entertainment. This list of favorites covers a large age group, starting around 18 months old. So, if you have a special toddler in mind, we’ve broken down the list for you to include some well-reviewed alternatives.

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Black Friday Deals on Hot Toys: The Hunt Starts Now

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Black Friday deals are starting NOW! No need to fight the crowds next week. Find great deals on toys online now.

This year you don’t have to wait until the turkey is cold to start saving on your holiday shopping.  If you are like many Americans and look forward to an annual Black Friday shopping event with friends and family, you’re probably wondering if any good deals will be left. Breaking news: Wal-Mart is starting Black Friday rollbacks on prices online and in-store one week early, other stores are now following suit.

What does this mean? Daily specials and bottom-price deals are starting…NOW!

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Online Shopping For Kids Toys: Our Three Stops for Great Gift Ideas

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Skip the line at the store. These sites will help you get all your online shopping for kids toys done well before the holidays.

Online shopping for kids toys is one of the best ways to avoid the rush at the stores, and keep a few surprises hidden from your pint-sized shopping partners. If you’re looking to find the best deals for the kids on your holiday shopping list, we’ve come up with a few tips on how to benefit from the best online shopping websites.

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Tips To Help You Save Money On Kids Clothes: Buy Them Online

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Online shopping is a great way to avoid the hassle of the mall and save money on kids clothes.

When my kids were babies it was fun to bring the stroller to the mall and browse as they napped in their infant carriers. Now that they are bigger, louder and faster, malls have become hazardous. They beg for impractical items and when I say “no,” tantrums ensue. I end up without the plain white undershirts and warm winter sweats that I went to the store for in the first place.

So, I’ve started to avoid the hassle and save money on kids clothes buying everything online.

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VIDEO: Easy Baby Cleanup With the Ingenuity Washable Playard

VIDEO: See how easily the Ingenuity Washable Playard comes apart for quick cleaning in the washing machine.

Ever wonder how clean your baby’s play pen really is?

The mesh sides, top rails and padded bottom inserts of playards are all prone to baby wetness. Most parents are so used to occasional spit ups, leaky diapers, and teething stains that we don’t take the time to carefully spot clean our baby’s favorite play areas.

Well, now you don’t have to.

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Tommee Tippee: Love ‘em or Lose ‘em?

Tommee Tippee

Tommee Tippee is a well-known name in baby bottles and other feeding supplies, but is it worth the extra cost?

Tommee Tippee baby feeding and soothing products are earning inconsistent reviews across their expanding product line which includes bottles, cups, tableware, pacifiers, teethers, breast milk storage, electric sterilizers, bottle warmers and even diaper pails. As one of the more expensive brands on the market, they are failing to deliver a superior line of dependable products.

Which products are missing the mark?

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