Tag Archives: Infant

Buying Stuffed Toys For Newborns

Stuffed toys for newbornsMany people seem to like buying stuffed toys when it comes to buying a gift for a newborn baby.

It may be that cuddly and soft toys seem very “safe” for young babies, or that they don’t really know what that parents might need and so buying a stuffed toy is a safe option.

Ocean Wonders Soothe and Glow Seahorse

click here to buy the Ocean Wonders Soothe and Glow SeahorseIf you’re looking for crib-toys and attachments for  babies, then look no further than the Ocean Wonders  Soothe and Glow Seahorse (available in pink and blue).

This is one of the most popular baby toys on Amazon.com  and has 100s of happy parents raving about it.

Corolle Special Feature Baby Doll Lila

Corolle make beautiful, realistic looking baby dolls and their Special Feature Baby Doll Lila is no exception.

Baby Lila, The Size Of A Newborn

At 17 inches, Baby Lila is similar in size to a newborn baby and really does encourage interactive and creative play for your child. She is lightweight and very easy for little ones to carry about.

Learning to Walk – Baby’s Development of Movement

fisher price Bright Beginnings Activity Walker

It is an amazing sight to behold, your baby starting to take his or her first steps independantly.

You see the transformation your baby has undergone, starting from a baby who has almost no control over his head, arm, leg and body movements from birth and now, around about the age of 11 months to 15 months, starting to take steps forward and walking.

At What Age Do Babies Enjoy Baby Gyms?

Baby gyms are great for stimulating little minds but what you  will find when you look at many baby gyms is that they will  recommend not to be used for children under the age of 3 years  due to choking hazards.

This can seem at a conflict with the whole point of having a  “baby gym”, because a 3 year old is not  a baby. Often,  manufacturers put these disclaimers to safeguard themselves  and many parents DO buy these activity gyms for their small  babies.

Cuddly Dog Toys For Babies

Cuddly dog toys for babies are an easy to buy gift for family and friends to give to babies.

Why?  Because cuddly dog toys are soft, cute and you know they will look adorable in a baby’s nursery.

Evenflo ExerSaucer Triple Fun – Jungle

Evenflo ExerSaucer Triple Fun JungleAs your child grows, the Evenflo ExerSaucer Triple Fun – Jungle will grow with him – providing hours of fun as a playmat, a  safer alternative to baby walkers and an activity table all in  one.

This provided excellent value for money and is a great example  of a versatile child toy that can be used in many different  ways for different ages and stages of a child’s life.

Babies Love Baby Mobiles

Babies Love Baby MobilesBabies are fascinated by baby mobiles that hang over their crib or changing station. And baby mobiles are designed exactly for that reason, to stimulate and engage your baby’s interest.

The Importance of Musical Toys For Babies and Toddlers

image for The Importance of Musical Toys For Babies and ToddlersMusical toys are great for infants and young toddlers  alike. In the first instance, musical toys can both  distract and also soothe children.  You have probably seen  countless babies wailing away and when shown something  that emits a musical note, the baby is suddenly distracted  and becomes instantly interested. Music, depending on the  type of music played, can also be soothing and calming. Listening to music can help with your baby’s development.

How Play Gyms Can Stimulate Your Baby’s Brain

Play gyms, activity gyms, play nests – these words all relate to one item, that is a firm favourite with babies from newborn up to about 12 months.

These play gyms and activity nests mostly come in the form of comfortable, quilted or softly padded playmats, sometimes raised at the edges with a space in the middle for baby (like a ring doughnut).