Pregnancy Buyer’s Guide

Pregnancy Buyer’s Guide
Pregnancy Buyer’s Guide
Spring/Summer 2006


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Breastfeeding

You Can Find Your Perfect Nursing Bra

When you’re shopping for nursing bras, comfort is key — but be sure to choose one you’ll actually like wearing.

Bravado Designs Lifestyle Microfiber Nursing Bra
$36 — bravadodesigns.com

 


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Maternity Style

ISABELLA OLIVER KIMONO TOP
$72.50
Isabellaoliver.com
Better than a basic T-shirt but just as easy to wear.

 


Diaper Bags

When it comes to choosing a diaper bag, personal style is you best cue. Choose one you’ll like carrying — almost all of them out there have the space and gear you need.

PETUNIA PICKLEBOTTOM
BOXY BACKPACK
$158 — petuniapicklebottom.com for stores


PRENATAL YOGA COMPLETE
$19.95 — bodywisdommedia.com

This DVD rocks because it recognizes that your first trimester workout and you third trimester workout are going to be total different — and with eight workouts designed for each trimester, you’ll be able to work out with a changing body and never get bored.


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HEALTHCARE

BELLY BAR
$30 for 12 — drugstore.com or nutrabella.com for stores

When you have to grab a healthy smack, it’s nice to know that there’s one with moms-to-be in mind. These fortified smack bars are packed with folic acid, calcium and other nutrients your body needs now — and they even taste pretty good, a little bit like grown-up Rice Krispies treats.


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Strollers
YOU NEED A HARD-CORE JOGGING STROLLER

Here’s one place where it’s worth spending the extra cash. I you’re a serious runner, you need a stroller streamlined enough to let you keep your pace, but strong and stable enough so that your new baby doesn’t get bounced to kingdom come. This one really works.

BABY JOGGER O SERIES
SINGLE JOGGING STOLLER
$350 babyjogger.com


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BABY BATH & SKIN

LIL’DIPPER ESSENTIALS GIFT SET
$65 — cosmeticmall.com
This complete baby bath and skin set of gentle diaper cream, lotion, and shampoo makes a perfect baby shower gift.

 


Get Happy section
DAD GEAR
byo diaper change station

Men’s room aren’t always the most diaper-friendly spots, so bring your own portable station with you when you and your babe hit the town.

DADPAD CHANGING STATION
$29 — imstillme.com