We are so excited for our 2019 NAPPA Award winners showcased in Bundle: Baby, Toddler & New Mom Gift Guide. We have the best products, all tested and evaluated. Flip the pages to find the perfect holiday gift including toys, accessories, books, strollers and other baby, toddler and new mom must-haves.
Silver Dolphin Books has two new series that are perfect for your little ones. Wild Bios and the Story of Rock and Rap are filled with colorful illustrations and witty writing that will delight parents along with their kids.
The Wild Bios series introduce four iconic historical figures with a fun animal twist.
Wild Bios: Frida Catlo
Famous Meowxican painter Frida Catlo was a pioneer for female artists. She always painted from the heart, even in the face of health problems and personal struggles. $7.99.
Wild Bios: William Sheepspeare
Dive into the life of the eloquent Baa-rd of Avon and the plays that shaped our language today. William Sheepspeare’s human themes have resonated with every generation. $7.99
Wild Bios: Amelia Harehart
Learn about the extraordinary life of the brave pilot Amelia Harehart, and the glass ceilings she flew through. Breaking records and always setting new goals to achieve, Amelia Harehart was an inspiration. $7.99.
Wild Bios: Neil Armswan
With wings to the future and beak held high, Neil Armswan was a model astronaut and pioneer in space travel, leaving webbed footprints on the moon. $7.99.
The History of Rock and Rap bring to life the greatest musicians of our time.
The Story of Rap
From Grandmaster Flash to Kendrick Lamar, rap has shaped generations and brought a voice to the voiceless. Bop along with the greats in The Story of Rap, an adorable baby book that introduces little ones to the rappers that started it all. $8.99.
The Story of Rock
From Elvis Presley to Beatlemania, from Janis Joplin to David Bowie—rock has transformed through generations while ringing true with passionate sound. Rock along with the greats in The Story of Rock, a delightful baby book that introduces little ones to the rockers that started it all!
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Expecting a new baby? Check out our latest baby essential NAPPA Award winners.
EVLA’s Complete Baby Feeding Set
EVLA’s Complete Baby Feeding Set includes 2 easy clean & adjustable silicone bibs with a large pocket that actually stays open for those super messy eaters; a non-slip divider baby plate with attached silicone placemat for extra grip, which is great for portion control, minimizing mess and still small enough to fit comfortably on most high chairs; a round suction baby bowl which grips to your highchair, great for encouraging self feeding and baby led weaning; 2 soft tip spoons which are perfect for promoting self-feeding. The shallow scoop ensures that the spoons provide just the right amount of food for each mouthful, preventing the risk of overfeeding and choking. $44.99.
Honest Baby Wipes
Honest Baby Wipes provide the convenience of a disposable cloth baby wipe in a plant-based and hypoallergenic alternative. From wet bottoms & messy fingers, to sticky counters & gunked-up toys — this wipe can do it all. Available in a variety of convenient sizes to handle messes at home or on the go. Perfect for your purse, diaper bag or anywhere you might need an emergency stash. $4.95.
Honest Baby Diapers
The Honest Company’s Baby Diapers are super-absorbent, eco-friendly* diapers, made with naturally derived and sustainable materials* and they’re gentle for your baby’s delicate skin. Now featuring an improved fit and advanced leak protection like never before. $10.95/Jumbo Pack.
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These NAPPA Award winners are great for new moms!
JuJuBe Core Convertible Bundle
Meet JuJuBe’s latest innovation—the stylish Core Convertible Bundle. This baby bag is a 4-in-1 configuration, quickly transforming from a grab handle carry, backpack, messenger bag and tote. Designed as an all-inclusive bundle that comes with a changing pad, stroller hooks and three matching organizing pouches to ensure you have everything you need to move about your day with style and ease.
Also includes a built-in insulated compartment, perfect for packing snacks for older kids, two insulated bottle pockets for baby, and ten organizing pockets. The coordinating light-colored lining means you’ll quickly retrieve everything you need. And with quick-install stroller clips you’ll have everything handy while being comfortably hands-free. Available in a variety of elegant colors and patterns—the Core Convertible Bundle allows you to blend your individual style with an innovative design that all busy parents need and deserve.
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies
Booby Boons Lactation Cookies by Stork and Dove are designed to help new moms reach their breastfeeding goals. Booby Boons are Wheat-free, Soy-free, Fenugreek-free & Corn Free, non GMO, preservative free & kosher and are available in a variety of flavors including Cocoa Quinoa, Chocolate Chip, Caramel Crunch, Cowgal and Oatmeal Raisin. Booby Boons naturally enhance and support lactation in breastfeeding moms.
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These NAPPA Award winners are wonderful additions to creating a cozy and whimsical nursery.
Jenny Lind 3-in-1 Convertible Crib
The timeless and vintage-inspired Jenny Lind Crib is one of DaVinci’s best-selling and award-winning cribs. It is GREENGUARD Gold certified and screened for 360 VOCs and over 10,000 chemicals. Signature heirloom style and solid wood spindle posts are paired with easy assembly and convertibility for use beyond the nursery years. Crib converts to toddler bed and daybed, with optional wheels included for mobility. $199 for crib only. Toddler conversion kit is sold separately for $79.
Maximum weight capacity for toddler bed: 50 lb. ; Slats support weight up to 135 lb.
Olive Glider and Ottoman
DaVinci’s gliders are thoughtfully designed to meet mom and baby feeding time needs then transition into the home in the later years. Mom can rest easy in this soft and durable 100% polyester glider that glides forwards and backwards as well as swivels 360 degrees. Bonus upholstered ottoman included to rest those tired feet. The Olive features a high back for head and neck support and includes a matching lumbar pillow to offer extra comfort. $299.
Kids n’ Such Bassinet Sheet Set
Kids n’ Such Bassinet Sheet Set features super soft jersey cotton designed to fit up to 3 inch thick rectangular, oval and hourglass shape mattresses. Come in adorable designs and fun patterns. $19.95, ages birth-24 months.
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These NAPPA Award winning products are great for your new baby!
Lovevery Play Kits
The Lovevery Play Kits are an innovative early childhood subscription learning program delivering staged-based developmental toys to your door. Each Kit offers parents a wonderful opportunity to introduce their little one to toys specifically designed for early childhood development. Through the subscription, Play Kits are delivered every 2-3 months depending on your child’s age (2 months for baby, 3 months for toddler). Each one contains just the right playthings at just the right time. Each product in the kit is thoughtfully crafted using organic cotton, sustainably forested wood and baby-safe materials. From $36/per month, Ages 0-24 months.
aMACEing ZERO LEAK® Leak Proof Baby Bottle
The aMACEing Zero Leak Baby Bottle allows your baby to be in control. When baby is feeding on the nipple, the milk flows. When baby stops, so does the flow. No more spills, wasted milk or over-feeding. Anti-colic design helps reduce burping, gas, and reflux. The MACE collar makes opening and securing the baby bottle easier. BPA free, lead free and phthalate free. $14.99 & Free Shipping. ages birth+
Newborn 101: Secrets from Expert Nurses on Preparing and Caring for Your Baby at Home
Newborn 101 is a terrific book written by Carol Kramer Arsenault, RN, IBCLC, an experienced Labor & Delivery nurse and lactation consultant. The comprehensive book offers reliable and useful information to assist new parents through the early months of parenthood. It covers topics such as preparing your home for baby, including safety tips and must-have supplies; breastfeeding how-tos and flexible feeding schedules; baby’s essential first days and weeks and the milestones in between; welcoming multiples; caring for preterm babies; techniques for soothing baby to sleep; postpartum self-care and getting back to your routine. The book is easy to read and mixed with narratives, charts, bullet points, illustrations and text boxes to maintain the attention of the reader. The question and answer portions of each topic segment is also very insightful. $15.95.
Infineni by nenikanopi
The Infineni by nenikanopi is a nursing cover game changer designed for both mom & baby — It’s a 4-1 multi-use cover grown and sewn in America. Breastfeed baby without holding up fabric to see, latch, bond, and switch sides. Hands-free line of sight, 360 coverage, more air circulation, no fabric between you & baby. Converts from Scarf to Canopy in seconds. Wear as scarf or stow in bag. It’s all 4: Scarf + Canopy + Car seat Cover + Poncho. $59.99.
Lovevery Play Gym
Thoughtfully designed by child development experts, The Lovevery Play Gym provides years of learning fun. This debut product from Lovevery has a patent-pending design and comes with stage-based play guide providing a full year of play and activities for you and your baby. It features sustainably sourced wooden legs, an organic cotton high-contrast Montessori ball, a sustainably sourced wooden batting ring and an organic cotton teether with a BPA-free silicone ring. $140. Ages birth-2 years.
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Watching babies discover and explore new sounds and textures is so rewarding. These NAPPA-Award winning toys are perfect for enhancing your babies development and they are super fun!
Lights & Stripes Zebra
Dance all day with the Lights & Stripes Zebra™. Upbeat music and playful sing-along songs encourage your baby to move and groove. This zippy plush zebra features bold black and white stripes, colorful patterned fabric and a variety of textures to enhance tactile awareness. The friendly zebra’s tummy plays endearing phrases and introduces colors through catchy songs while glowing in five different colors. The plush zebra has a washable surface with removable electronics. This snuggly striped sidekick is perfectly sized for your little one to hug and bring on-the-go! $14.99, ages birth+
My First Farm
My First Farm is a farm set for toddlers, which playfully introduces them into the BRIO wooden railway system. This frustration-free play set will give small children hours of fun and help teach them about farmyard animals. The five wooden animals fit into the animal wagon ready to be transported by train to the farm. Each animal also comes with three distinct sounds, which are activated automatically when placed in the farm meadow. Learning about animals has never been so much fun! $59.99, ages 18 + months
Butterfly Counting Pal
Enjoy a flutter of color with the Butterfly Counting Pal™ plush learning toy. Five colorful number buttons play a variety of songs to teach colors and numbers. A kaleidoscope of color, Butterfly’s light-up wing shows the colors of the rainbow. She also helps your baby fall asleep with soft, classical melodies. Each segment of this on-the-go toy features a dangling toy that rattles, squeaks, turns or crinkles to help develop fine motor skills. Learn at home or on the fly by using the included straps to secure the butterfly to infant carriers and strollers. $17.99, ages birth+
Lalaboom Educational Beads
Lalaboom Educational Beads are designed for exploration and learning. Featuring vivid colors, unisex patters and soft texture. These beads are designed to guide children through their developmental learning curve based on the Montessori educational approach. Children will be able to explore five developmental functions by manipulating the beads at their own pace. All beads can be easily washed and cleaned.
10-15 months: Explore Colors, textures & shapes with basic POP IT action.
15-18 months: TWIST IT.
18-24 month: MIX IT.
24-36+: STACK IT!
36+: LACE IT! $5.99 to 29.99, ages 10 to 36+ months
Whimsical Wheel High Chair Toy
Capture baby’s attention with the spinning wheels, cascading beads and bright colors of the Whimsical Wheel! The spinning wheels encourage baby to reach, tug, and bat, strengthening hand-eye coordination. Trapped within the clear structure are colorful beads, which help baby connect the sound to sight. One wheel features a mirror, which is perfect for self-discovery. Plus, the suction cup base attaches to flat surfaces such as high chairs and table tops for frustration-free play. $9.99, ages 6+ months
My Peek-a-Boo LapPup
Learning is important business with My Peek-a-Boo LapPup™! Open the toy laptop and say hello to Scout or Violet before getting to work on learning about rhymes, shapes, colors and numbers. Press Scout’s or Violet’s name tag button to move their paws in front of their eyes and hear cute peek-a-boo phrases. Five crayon buttons light up while playing phrases and songs about colors. Shape buttons play rhymes about shapes, colors and numbers. Slide the clicking mouse up and down for additional imitative play. Close the lid and say goodbye! Available in Scout or Violet. $14.99, ages 6+ months
Do-Re-Mi Textured Tunes
Dance along to three fun melodies on the Do-Re-Mi Musical Toy, teaching baby cause-and-effect by pushing the buttons to hear each song. At the bottom are soft, textured surfaces that encourage mouthing, aiding in the development of communication skills. The easy-to-grasp handle has a black & white pattern and click-clack rings to stimulate baby’s vision and auditory awareness. A great toy for playtime on-the-go! $9.99, ages Birth- 24 months
Scout’s Learning Lights Remote Deluxe
Learning is on every channel with Scout’s Learning Lights Remote™ role-play toy. Explore all 17 buttons on the learning remote to hear more than 100 phrases, sounds and music while building fine motor skills. Flip between modes for role-play excitement or learning activities that introduce numbers and letters. Silly pretend channels inspire imaginative play. Switch to the Spanish channel to hear common Spanish phrases, listen and dance to three different music styles on the music channel and hear rain, snow and wind sound effects on the weather channel.$12.99, ages 6+ months
Spin & Chew Ring Rattle
Whether at home or on-the-go, keep your little one entertained with the Sassy Spin & Chew Flexible Ring Rattle. Perfectly-sized for little hands, this rattle is easy to grab and features a spinning ring and ball to stimulate senses. $6.99For Ages: Birth to 24 months
Bend & Twist Rattle
Sassy Baby’s Bend & Twist Rattle is soft and squishy — perfect for baby. The bright colors, different materials and variety of surfaces help stimulate baby. Rattle beads and click-clack rings stimulate baby’s developing vision and awaken auditory awareness. The soft, squishy material is perfect for baby’s environment. Dishwasher safe. $6.99, ages birth-24 months.
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Check out our latest NAPPA-Award winning baby products. They make great gifts too!
Bring style and comfort to mealtime with Inglesina’s MyTime premium highchair. There are many things to love about this highchair — both the ergonomic backrest and the footrest can be reclined in 3 positions, ensuring the highest comfort for your baby. Also features easy-to-adjust height settings in four positions. MyTime is practical and stylish for parents to enjoy as well. The leatherette seat can be easily cleaned with a sponge, and the serving tray is dishwasher safe. Once folded, MyTime is extra compact and can even stand by itself. $199, ages birth to 36 months.
Tiny Love Magical Tales Black & White Gymini Deluxe
The Tiny Love Gymini Deluxe from the Magical Tales Collection is an infant play mat that encourages baby development from day one. A chic black & white fashion means parents no longer need to choose between style and development, while adjustable arches and musical melodies support the 7 developmental wonders – a comprehensive set of guidelines to measure developmental milestones. The Gymini enhances baby cognition and motor skills while helping parents bond with their littlest love. $47.99, ages birth-12 months.
The New Rules of Pregnancy: What to Eat, Do, Think About, and Let Go Of While Your Body Is Making a Baby
The New Rules of Pregnancy is a beautiful tribute and celebration of moms-to-be. In this lovely book, two leading OB-GYNs guide you, the modern pregnant woman, through all aspects of pregnant life in an easy-to-digest, compassionate and motivating way. Instead of a detailed week-by-week look at your baby’s development, it’s all about you, and how to help your pregnancy go as smoothly as possible. $19.95.
The Peanutshell 23 Piece Newborn Essentials Layette Gift Set
As a collection of essentials and accessories for baby, this 23-piece Layette Set from The Peanutshell gives you all the best newborn must-haves. Available in pink, blue, or a gender-neutral grey. Each set includes basic white options as well, which are perfect for mixing and matching. With so many options, this set goes beyond the basics to create countless mix-and-match combinations for a girl, boy or both. $49.99, for newborns.
Nanobébé Breastmilk Bottle
The Nanobébé’s bottle is specifically designed for breastmilk. With its concaved surface area, breast milk is spread into a thin layer, allowing it to cool quickly and warm quickly at safe temperatures. Provides familiar shape and feeding position for nursing babies. Multiple bottles can be stacked in the fridge and easy to clean. $10.99, ages birth-24 months.
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Mother’s Day is almost here and we have gathered some of our recent NAPPA Award winners that will make mom or a mom-to-be very happy!
Kids N Such Diaper Backpack
This high capacity diaper bag from Kids N Such is beautifully designed and has space and pockets for everything you need. The designers of this bag really know what moms want and need in a bag! Includes stroller clips and an insulated pacifier pod. $49.95
TWELVElittle On-The-Go Backpack in Stripe Print
Stylish and super practical! Designed with multitaskers in mind, the TWELVElittle On-The-Go Backpack in Stripe Print can be carried for any occasion — family outings, work functions and travels. Includes a separate opening for a fully padded laptop sleeve. $165
Frankie Cameron Braid Bag
We never thought we would use the words “luxurious” to describe a diaper bag, but the Frankie Cameron Braid Bag has made us a believer! Handcrafted from buttery-soft genuine leather with brass hardware accents and a matching detachable tassel. Fully detachable and washable liners transform this bag for baby to toddler stage and then work, travel and beyond. $395
June & January Mama Swing Dress
Designed for all stages of motherhood, the June & January For Mama collection is perfect for growing bellies, nursing mamas, postpartum bodies, “I’m so done having babies” and everything in between. The buttery soft stretchy cotton blend fabric is the ultimate level of comfort, while still being stylish. $31
The Clara Criss Cross Nursing Top
All moms need a versatile piece like the Clara Criss Cross Nursing Shirt from Kindred Bravely. A must-have for postpartum and nursing mamas, this one-piece, super soft infinity cardigan is both stylish and comfortable. $24.99
JJ Cole Outdoor Mat
Summer is coming and that means outdoor concerts in the park, beach and picnic time. These stylish and functional JJ Cole Outdoor Mats are designed for easy transport — perfect for families on-the-go! Features an adjustable carrying strap, quick-fold design and durable water-resistant fabric in a variety of fun designs. $34.95
Because we are made to move! ErgoErgo is the healthy and fun way to sit. Active sitting strengthens your core, encourages good posture and stimulates the mind/body connection to keep you alert and energized. Comes in adult and child sizes.$75 (KidsErgo) and $100 (ErgoErgo)
“Stories for my Grandchild”
“Stories for my Grandchild” is a keepsake journal that gives grandparents an opportunity to connect with their grandchildren and share memories, family history, personal feelings and experiences. $11.72
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We were so thrilled to be with L.A. Parent chatting about Mother’s Day Gift Ideas. Check out our video segment featuring recent NAPPA Award-winning products perfect for mom!
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