Safety Products: The First Years

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Safety 1St Vs. Britax

Hi there, Does anyone know if the new Safety 1st car seats with the side impact air cushions are as good or better than the different Britax models? Thanks!


Booster Seat Safety

Hi Everyone, We are in the market for a booster seat for my 5 year old...


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Help with Childproofing Home

Please Help! My 7 month old just took apart her monitor in her crib! our house is not child proof yet and i am really concerned. does anyone know what gates are good to get (name brand) and what other items worked well in their home? I don't want to get locked out of this stuff myself! What works and what doesn't? Anything good for monitors specifically? WHat other places/ areas should i childproof right away and what can wait? She is not crawling yet but has almost fallen out of her bouncy seat= i was so scared. She will not...


7Th Circle of Hell

Welcome to the 7th circle of hell. I am currently living in a home with my...

Safety & Baby Gates

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Safety Gate: Safety 1St Perfect Fit or the First Years Everwhere Gate

I'm buying a gate to go into my daughter's bedroom door, as we're moving her into a bed in the next couple weeks and I want to "gate" her door. I want it to be pressure mounted. I'm trying to decide between the Safety 1st Perfect Fit or The First Years Everywhere Gate (found both on Target website). Both are plastic with a translucent panel so she can't climb the gate. My key question is how easy is the pressure mounted function? Is it fairly easy to put up and take down the gate each time I enter and exit her room? Does anyone...

Safety Harness

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5 Point Harness for 3 Year Old

Hi, my 3 1/2 year old daughter has just about outgrown her convertible car seat. I feel that she is still too young to go straight to a booster seat and I would like to get her a seat with a 5 point harness that will then convert to a booster seat when she gets bigger. Can anyone recommend a car seat? I saw one at Target by The First Years but I don't know how reliable it is. Thanks!


Booster Seat Safety

Hi Everyone, We are in the market for a booster seat for my 5 year old...