Bad Baby Names

October 16th, 2008
In their new book,  Bad Baby Names: The Worst True Names Parents Saddled Their Kids With, and You Can Too!, Michael Sherrod and Matthew Rayback of the geneology site Ancestry.com put the spotlight on horrible baby names. (Cholera Peace, anyone?)  The book shows us that celebrities aren’t the only ones who give their kids names like Apple and Kyd.  What’s the worst baby name you’ve ever heard? Let us know. 

You can see more examples of bad baby names (divided into categories like "food" and "diseases")  here. — E. Christan Moore

Skip Hop City Chic Diaper Bag - West Side Wave

October 7th, 2008

The chicest bag for the fashionable mom and baby! Introducing CITY CHIC, the perfect bag for the stylish mom on the go! The exclusive removable clutch is great for quick trips or when mom just needs her essentials. Matte laminated canvas wipes clean and luxurious leather trim adds a touch of style. You can wear CITY CHIC as a tote or attach it to the stroller. It comes in four great patterns for the luckiest moms! Features: *Removable clutch—wear as wristlet or shoulder bag *Matte laminated cotton canvas; water-resistant inside & out *Luxurious leather trim *Zip top closure & tote strap *Roomy side pockets for bottles or sippy cups *Cushioned changing pad *Adjustable stroller attachments *Nickel feet keep it off the ground Dimensions: *Tote Dimensions: 16′ wide x 10.5′ high x 6′ deep *Clutch Dimensions: 11.5′ wide x 6.5′ high x 0.75′ deep


Skip Hop City Chic Diaper Bag - West Side Wave

Picci Capri 4 Piece Bedding Set

October 7th, 2008

Fun dots and checks give this ensemble a twist on the traditional solid blue. Made of the finest 100% cotton, you and your baby will enjoy the softness of the fabrics. Dots and ties accent this adorable collection that is blue for baby boy! Set Includes: *Crib quilt in polka dot and gingham fabric *Reversible bumper with polka dot trim - solid on one side, gingham on the other *Coordinating dust ruffle with multi-fabric trim *Matching polka dot fitted crib sheet The Picci infant bedding line originated in Florence, Italy and is well-know throughout Europe as the leader in luxury baby bedding. Offering the finest fabrics, luxurious designs and quality workmanship, Picci is an elegant choice for any parent seeking the best for their nursery dcor. Only first quality materials go into every product: 100% cotton, hypoallergenic padding, and non-toxic paints are used because baby health is always the main concern.


Picci Capri 4 Piece Bedding Set

Picci Caterina 4 Piece Bedding Set

October 7th, 2008

Perfect for your little fairy princess, this enchanting ensemble combines beautifully hand-embroidered pink silk fabric with subtle stripe accents. The ruffles are layered with sheer tulle to continue the look of this fairytale bedding and a pink flower embroidery finishes off the collection. This set is unlike any other and will provide your little one with the ultimate in nursery luxury. Set Includes: *Silk quilt with embroidered flowers, stripe border and ruffle accents *Reversible bumper with ruffle - stripe on one side, solid pink on the other *18′ dust ruffle with hand-embroidered silk overlay *Coordinating striped fitted crib sheet This 100% silk set is hand washable. The Picci infant bedding line originated in Florence, Italy and is well-know throughout Europe as the leader in luxury baby bedding. Offering the finest fabrics, luxurious designs and quality workmanship, Picci is an elegant choice for any parent seeking the best for their nursery dcor. Only first quality materials go into every product: 100% cotton, hypoallergenic padding, and non-toxic paints are used because baby health is always the main concern.


Picci Caterina 4 Piece Bedding Set

Aspen Stages Sleigh Crib w/ Drawer - Cherry

October 7th, 2008

Part of the popular Aspen collection, this classic style sleigh crib features a drawer at the bottom for additional storage of toys or extra linens. As baby grows, the crib coverts to a daybed, and then a fill size bed with headboard and footboard. Available in many different finishes that are sure to complement your existing furniture, or complete your Apsen collection. Features: *Classic sleigh design crib with an extra large bottom drawer for storage *Starts as a standard crib, converts into a daybed and transforms into a full-size bed with headboard and footboard (rails not included) *Adjustable one piece mattress support *Innovative on hand drop side rail *Easy to assemble *Made of solid wood and wood products *Permanently attached instructions Dimensions: 60.75′L x 29.5′W x 49′H Stork Craft Manufacturing, Inc. is an industry leader in design, manufacture and distribution of juvenile products. Being in operation for more than sixty years, Stork Craft is know for designing classic nursery furniture at an exceptional value. All Stork Craft products are Juvenile Products Manufacturers’ Association (JPMA) certified, undergo extensive and rigorous testing, and follow strict safety standards and regulations.


Aspen Stages Sleigh Crib w/ Drawer - Cherry

Sonata Lifetime Convertible Crib

October 7th, 2008

Built with solid wood construction and made to last, the Sonata Lifetime Crib can be in the family for years. It is a crib for now, but with the addition of the Sonata Conversion Rails (sold separately) it turns into a full bed, guaranteeing years of use. The Sonata is a stationary crib with warm spice finish, and features curved sides and back to add a nice style to your nursery. Also, the 4-position mattress heights allow you the flexibility to adjust the mattress height to your needs. Every Child Craft crib meets or exceeds government safety standards and is certified by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers’ Association (JPMA). Every Child Craft crib comes with a Limited Lifetime Warranty. Dimensions: 57.825′ L x 31.75′ W x 47.25′ H Gift Wrap not available.


Sonata Lifetime Convertible Crib

GoGo Kidz Infant Cruizer Car Seat Stroller - Graco

October 7th, 2008

Finally, a true, one-handed travel system. The long awaited Infant Cruizer is finally here! Don’t struggle to carry your baby in the infant car seat. The Infant Cruizer AT is so maneuverable and convenient you can take it anywhere - restaurants, the drug store, doctor’s office, taxis, trains and more. Plus, the Infant Cruizer grows with your child. When ready, replace the infant seat adapter with a toddler seat adapter. Your child will ‘travel in style.’ Features: *Safe click-n-lock base *12′ wheels provide smooth ride on a variety of surfaces *Tilt back capability makes it easy to go up or down curbs & stairs without lifting *Can easily be lifted by infant seat handle for safe travel on Baby has all the comforts of their infant seat *Easy to ‘rock’ baby to sleep *Certified by the Juvenile Products Manufacturer’s Association (JPMA) *Long-lasting airless all terrain tires that never go flat with the handle in lowest position *Children love to push the Infant Cruizer *One-handed lock & Carry *Fits Graco SnugRide and SafeSeat Car Seats Gift Wrap not available. Shipping Note: This item ships via UPS Ground within contiguous United States only. Cannot be shipped to AK/HI, PO boxes, US territories, or APO/FPO addresses.


gogo Kidz Infant Cruizer Car Seat Stroller - Graco

Baby Bjorn Travel Crib Light

October 7th, 2008

Introducing the practical travel crib that sets up easily with a single movement in a matter of seconds. Weighing less than 11 pounds including the case, the BABYBJ?RN Travel Crib Light is easy to carry and transport, making it the perfect crib to take with you on trips. Soft fabric makes it snug and cozy for your child. Both the bed fabric and waterproof mattress cover can be machine-washed. When not in use, the BABYBJ?RN Travel Crib Light folds up compactly in its case, making it as convenient to carry as an ordinary bag or suitcase. Features: *Folds out with a single movement in a matter of seconds *Compact and lightweight design (11 lbs.) makes it easy to take with you *The insulated mattress keeps baby warm and comfortable *Waterproof, breathable mattress cover is machine washable *Stable design means the crib stands firmly *Net fabric panels make it easy to keep an eye on baby *The fabrics closest to baby are Oeko-Tex Class 1 certified (material guaranteed harmless to infants) Color: Baby Bjorn Blue You can use the BABYBJ?RN Travel Crib Light for newborns and up until your child is about three years old.


Baby Bjorn Travel Crib Light

Baby Bjorn Active Carrier - Sporty Black

October 7th, 2008

Whether it’s a hike in the woods or a trip to the city, the BabyBjrn Active Carrier frees active parents and their babies from the limitations of the cumbersome stroller. Developed especially for parents on the move, the BabyBjrn Active Carrier features increased back and shoulder support for both parent and child, letting you carry your baby longer with greater comfort. Unique design allows breast-feeding without removing the baby. The BabyBjrn Active Carrier can be used both indoors and outside for babies from one week old (minimum weight 8 lbs) to (maximum weight 26 lbs). Features: *65% cotton, 35% polyester. Lining 100% cotton. Machine washable (warm). *Comfortable lumbar support for maximum carrying comfort. *Grows with the baby thanks to a multi-adjustable buckle. *Leg strap for children weighing between 8-11lbs. Award: American Baby Best of the Year Award 2005

Baby Bjorn Synergy Carrier - Black

October 7th, 2008

BABYBJORN Baby Carrier Synergy combines the light and breathable 3D mesh material of the BABYBJRN Baby Carrier Air with the comfortable back support of the BABYBJRN Baby Carrier Active. This lightweight baby carrier is made from a soft and breathable 3D mesh material that allows greater airflow, keeping you and baby cooler. The enhanced lower-back support and the padded shoulder straps are designed to provide maximum back support so you can carry baby more comfortably for longer periods of time. You can use the BABYBJRN Baby Carrier Synergy for newborns (minimum 8 lbs, with the safety strap fastened) as well as older babies (maximum 26 lbs). Features: *Breathable 3D mesh fabric efficiently reduces heat and moisture *Sturdy back panel provides maximum support for the lower back *Comfortable, wide shoulder straps distribute the baby’s weight evenly *Fits neatly into a practical storage pocket attached inside the carrier *Simple to put on or take off with all adjustments made quickly in front *Padded and adjustable head support provides the proper support for infant’s head and neck, or folds down to allow an older baby to face forward Available in black and white


Baby Bjorn Synergy Carrier - Black