Babesta Guides

  1. Picking the Best & Safest Car Seat for the City

    Looking for the BEST infant car seats of 2022? You've come to the right place!

    Car seats tend to be the most daunting baby gear item to purchase for new parents. It’s scary as it’s so unfamiliar and is so important, as it’s the key to safely getting around town in the car. Take a deep breath, as we have a guide that will help you demystify these seats and focus in on what’s going to matter most for you! We know many city families don’t even have a car (which makes this all the more confounding) and even if you do, you still might be using a combo of your car, an Uber and taxi to toggle around town.

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  2. How Do You Roll? Sorting Through the Stroller Scene!

    Ready for the Best Baby Strollers of 2022? We look at their Safety, Style and Performance and have a host of great choices from brands like Bugaboo, BabyZen, UppaBaby and Cybex! The stroller is the key purchase for any city family. This is how we get around – go to the park, get our morning coffee and navigate our life with baby in tow. For us, the stroller is like our car (and sometimes we don’t even have a car for our car seat and depend on Ubers and taxis). With your lifestyle in mind, you’ll need to pick the right one to make life post-baby as easy and comfortable as possible. If you’re negotiating your neighborhood, you might need your “SUV” that has great suspension, an overnight sleep ready bassinet, loads of storage for groceries and big wheels to take on all the city’s terrain.
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  3. Picking the Best & Safest Convertible Car Seat

    We know it. It's a real bummer when your little peanut grows too big for the infant car seat. Oh, we can sing the praises of that cute little bucket seat. So light, so easy, snapping on to the stroller frame. But the convertible seats are different. And you have to understand why: these will protect your little one from 12 months (many can be used for babies as small as 7lbs) to 65 lbs. They need to be strong! They need to be robust. They are infused with so much technology, a SilCo engineer's head would spin.

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  4. Marveious Minu

    UPPAbaby is introducing an ultra-portable stroller called MINU (fun take on miniature) that is certain to make
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  5. Guide to the Perfect Newborn Nursery

    How to choose and use the fabulous furniture for your new baby. Tips from a design-obsessed children’s boutique.
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  6. Car Seat Conundrum: Demystifying car seats & boosters with Dr. Alisa Baer

    choosing a safe car seat for your infant, toddler and childWe know that choosing a car seat is tricky (you want the safest car seat that's easy to install and transport while looking great in your car!). No doubt, there are a lot of factors at play, but it needn’t overwhelm! There is a science to it. Guiding factors include the age, height and weight of each child, how many kids you have, your lifestyle and type of car you are most likely traveling in. Luckily most seats w
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