Ultimate Buying Guide For Gear To Get You On-The-Go
Littles of all ages benefit from fresh air and vitamin D, and it isn’t just great for baby: mom and dad benefit from them as well. Also, pushing a stroller or wearing your babe while walking is excellent exercise, and provides an opportunity to reconnect with the world. Having the perfect stroller, a well-stocked diaper bag and somewhere to tote snacks and drinks will make daily trips to the park, the store, and around the neighbourhood a breeze.
- Baby carrier:The Ergobaby Omni 360 Cool Air carrier has straps that tie around the waist and shoulders. It offers front, hip, and back carrying options, and is easy for multiple caregivers to use. Secure, convenient, and easy-to-use, it even includes a detachable storage pouch!
- Stroller: The UPPAbaby Vista V2 will have you covered. Suitable from birth with the carry cot, this stroller offers great value and will grow with your family. Accessories for this stroller comes with are adaptors, compatible with Maxi-Cosi®, Nuna®, Cybex and BeSafe® making it very versatile. If you are looking for something more agile (maybe for a daytime jog?) you will love the BOB Gear Revolution Flex . With mountain-bike style suspension and an ultra-padded compression seat, your little one will be comfortable no matter where your adventure takes you!
- Snack- & drink-holders:Snacks and sips on the road are a necessity! Keep bottles warm or cold and snacks chilled for with the insulated beverage and essentials caddy that easily stretches to hold bottles and coffee cups securely, while providing easy access to your most important items. This one also includes a detachable wristlet for errands and a headphone port for hands-free calls.
- Outdoor blanket: Wherever you roam, JJ Cole Outdoor Blanket is ready for the beach, park or yard. Once you reach your destination, it unfolds into a spacious 5′ x 5′ water-resistant blanket, keeping everyone clean and dry!
- High Chair: Make feeding time easier with this multifunctional high chair from Peg Perego . The Siesta high chair offers several safety features, is a great compact size, and is easy to clean. This chair will grow with your child, as it is suitable from newborns to toddlers!
- Playpen:With quick set-up (no assembly required!) the Bugaboo Stardust Travel Bed & Playpen is a great option for playtime & naptime!
- Diapering on-the-go:And of course, diaper changes happen at the least opportune moment so always make sure that no matter where you are, you have all the “bare bottom” necessities in your trusty Lassig Rolltop Backpack .
We have said it before and we will say it again: being a parent is a long road. These lists are just a jumping off point for you and our advice is just that, advice. We are here to help and hope you find parenthood as amazing, crazy, rewarding and laughable as we do. Get out there and grab life by the horns (just don’t do it without a supply of baby wipes and snacks).