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Car Seats

Whew! We made it to New Orleans with Sweet William’s 24-pound Sunshine Kids Radian XTSL Car Seat. Our trek became complicated due to tornado damage in Alabama, and while it wasn’t fun to transfer this moose of a seat from a taxi to a train to two rental cars, the peace of mind was worth […]

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Green Toys

Sweet William’s stacker toy gets a lot of use as a teether. That’s OK — it’s free of BPA, PVC, phthalates and external coatings. It’s made in California from recycled milk bottles by Green Toys. We’ll be ordering dishwasher-safe table wear from Green Toys as soon as it’s available.

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Bathing cutie

Sweet William loved to bathe in his Tummy Tub, but when he started locking his knees and refusing to sit, it was time to shop for a new tub. I learned that inflatable tubs are best avoided because they usually contain PVC. Hard tubs are less likely to use leaching plastics. We chose the Flexi […]

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