Why Do Car Seats Expire?

Why Do Car Seats Expire?

Passing down a car seat from oldest to youngest kiddo? To a friend with a new babe? Good news, you’re a saint. Bad news, car seats expire — most car seats bite the dust anywhere from six to ten years after the manufacture date.  There are a few that expire from the...
Car Seats: To Recycle or Not to Recycle? 

Car Seats: To Recycle or Not to Recycle? 

2019 is the year of game-changing sustainability. There are often three bins to choose from now when you’re ready to make your free throw — but until one of them says “car seat,” how do you know where it goes? Most importantly, how do you know when it goes? Lucky for...
Top 8: What New Moms REALLY Want

Top 8: What New Moms REALLY Want

Calling all friends and family of new (and soon-to-be) mamas! Whether you’re a mama yourself or not, we all know that having a newborn is nothing short of hectic. And, we all want to help.  Did you make the diaper cake for the baby shower? Gave them every item of tiny...
See Something, Say Something…or not?

See Something, Say Something…or not?

Ever see something you feel another parent is doing wrong and itch to “help?” I get it. We want to make our fellow mamas and papas feel empowered in their parenting choices — but sometimes it’s better to keep your mouth shut. (Or not.) When it comes to preference vs....
Top 7 Tips for Road Trip Safety

Top 7 Tips for Road Trip Safety

Honk if you love the holidays! Kidding. Let’s be real — the holidays can be a magical time of year, but for those of us making the magic happen, there are logistics to keep in mind that can make things … well, stressful (i.e. making sure you have gifts for everyone,...
Why Kids Don’t Like the Car Seat

Why Kids Don’t Like the Car Seat

If you’ve been following me for a while, you’re probably a car seat science pro — you know the why and how when it comes to proper car seat installation and harnessing. But, at the end of the day, does that matter if your kiddo doesn’t even like the car seat? (Yes,...