Mother's Day is just around the corner and while a new mama may just ask for a few minutes to herself or to be given enough time to be pampered with a mani-pedi, there are plenty of tech gadgets and services on the market that will help her even once her special day is over. From time-saving devices to those that free up her hands, take a look at some of my favorite items and start dropping hints now!
While my 2008 stroller reviews have sparked a discussion about the benefits of full travel systems versus their lightweight siblings, the granddaddy of stroller manufacturers, Maclaren, has thrown a new product into the ring that is sure to have your tongues wagging.
The Maclaren Grand Tour LX, the company's first non-umbrella stroller, was unveiled last week and its features have moms doing a double-take. In addition to the multiple-positioned, forward- or rear-facing seat, removable carry cot, and infant car seat compatibility, the pushchair features front chassis safety lights with a remote control, stain-resistant Nano-Tex fabric available in eight colors, adjustable telescopic handles and an undercarriage basket with a removable shopping bag. To see what has me lining up to test this beauty, including another photo, read more
They say that the average person gains anywhere between five and ten pounds over the holidays. As a new mom, that's pretty much the last thing you want to hear. So we thought, why not combine exercise with fun activities like walking with friends or shopping?
While you're out running around looking for those post–Christmas bargains, keep track of how far you are walking during those strolls with this nifty strollometer that's on sale for $32. The gadget tracks distance, speed, time and temperature. So get to the mall or hit the sidewalks.
Pumpkin pie and candy cane treats be gone! We're starting our New Year's resolutions early!
Using a stroller is a daily part of many of our lives. We pack up the stroller and put it in the car. Then we unpack the stroller, load it up with the kid (or kids if you have the dreaded double stroller) and gear to keep them quiet and you're off. Not the easiest thing to do in the world.
Wouldn't it be nice to know exactly what you are accomplishing (other than errands) after all your hard work?
Now you can so, read more