Posts Tagged: car seat

“Big Kid” Car Seats

We bought our son a “big boy” car seat today.  As we looked at the models at the store, our concern grew that none of them would fit our extremely small, two-door Chevy Cavalier.  Fortunately, an amazing manager was on duty at Toys R Us!  She was so wonderful that she let us take the

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Car Seat Recycling!

When your car seat finally meets its expiration date, consider recycling it.  The landfills are full enough with non-biodegradable waste.  Do you know how long it would take for all the components of a car seat to biodegrade?  That’s a trick question because some components like the metal buckles will never break down! To find

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Grocery Shopping With a Baby

I was inspired to write this post by The Leaking Boob‘s post “What the Heck Do You Do With a Baby When Grocery Shopping?”  Please, go check her out!  I replied to her post, but wanted to share what I had to say with my bloggers.  So, some of this is a rehash of my

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AAP Car Seat Safety Guidelines for 2014

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has come out with their 2014 guidelines for using car seats from infants to school-aged children.  Be a proactive parent and check it out! Car Seats: Information for Families for 2014 (From AAP) Also check the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration’s site on car seat safety. Aside from making

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