Update November 2014

All the gear infants, tots, children and parents need.

Donald McDermott


Based in the United Kingdom, and making its debut in the U.S., the Mirano Bag from PacaPod is a unique and stylish 3-in-1 organization system specially designed for parents on the go. www.pacapod.com/us

A Magical Racquet Ride

Former professional tennis player Marissa Irvin Gould educates and inspires in A Magical Racquet Ride, the story of twins Nick and Molly, who have an unforgettable adventure together! www.amagicalracquetride.com

Me Beau Bébé

Me Beau Bébé allows moms to nurse their babies any time and any place thanks to The Smart Nursing Blanket, a 100-percent cotton creation that can also be used as a burping blanket, changing blanket, baby blanket, and stroller cover! www.mebeaubebe.com

Dressed to Deliver

Conveniently offered in sizes from small to 3XL, Dressed to Deliver's 3-in-1 gowns can be worn as a maternity dress, labor and delivery gown, and a nursing gown. www.dressedtodeliver.com


The new luxury cable management dock from Kero features a lightweight solution for Apple products, as well as a non-slip grip, hidden cord grooves, and silver or black finishes. www.keroproducts.com


Lifting a slippery baby from the bath is safer and easier thanks to the Snuggledry Apron. Its award-winning design keeps you dry and leaves both hands free, making bath time easier and more enjoyable for you and your baby. www.babymeetworld.com

King Burue Changes the Rules

Eight-year-old author Natalija Bajlo tackles diversity in King Burue Changes the Rules, a touching tale designed to encourage other children to love more and hate less. www.kingburue.com

Difrax 3-Stage Pacifier System

Difrax, the well-known European baby products company, has a new creation that is at the forefront of Orthodontic Pacifiers. The 3-stage pacifier system features bold, colorful, and stylish patterns designed to meet baby's unique needs. www.difrax.com

The Kupp

Featuring colorful, child-themed sleeves designed to look like a smile, The Kupp is a 6-ounce European glass that is sure to delight children ages 3 and older. www.thekupp.com

Difrax Smart Bottle

The Smart Bottle from Difrax features an unique "S" shape. It allows feeding parents to sit in a relaxed position while ensuring that the bottle nipple is always full of milk and free of air. www.difraxusa.com

This column appeared in the November 2014 issue.