Elena Epstein, Director of the National Parenting Product Awards, showcase gift ideas for new mom’s.
Bond with baby and build emotional security through a cozy reading ritual. This board book with whimsical illustrations introduces kids to the fun world of barnyard friends. Includes interactive features.
$17.95, ages 6 months – 3 years, lilbigworld.com
Share magical stories with your kids in the spirit of the golden days of radio. Available in English, Spanish and French. Narrated by professional actors.
$3.99, ages 3+, podcasts.apple.com
Lullaby Earth Breathe Safe Breathable Crib Mattress
Non-toxic and waterproof with a removable washable and breathable pad. The dual-firmness design flips from a firm infant side to a cushion firm toddler side.
$279, ages infant-toddler, lullabyearth.com
Olababy Rechargeable Electric Baby Nail Trimmer
Designed to relieve the fears moms face when clipping their children’s nails. Features gentle rotating filing pads, preventing potential damage to surrounding skin, cuticles and nail beds. Equipped with a built-in LED light to provide optimal lighting for better visibility.
$49.99, ages birth-3 years, olababy.us
Helps young children develop a growth mindset, learn how to persevere and practice self-regulation skills. The back of the book provides active suggestions and tips for adults to manage try-again time together.
$8.99, ages 2+, freespirit.com
Hubble Connected Guardian+
Features a soft wearable strap with a sensor and a Base Station. The sensor wraps gently around the baby’s ankle and tracks sleep quality indicators such as heart rate, oxygen levels and child’s sleep status. Parents can manage the product through the free app. Base includes a nightlight and speaker that streams hundreds of sleep sounds.
$149.99, ages birth+, hubbleconnected.com
For more product reviews visit nappaawards.com.