Join our mailing list and get exclusive giveaways, tips, family friendly events and more.
  Join  
Subscribe to our
E-Newsletter
and get exclusive giveaways!
tottips
Advice and Reviews for
Parents of Young Children
Cute Baby of the Month

Name: Lucas

Birthdate: July 18, 2014

Favorite pastime: Lucas loves story time at the library, climbing and running around and sharing laughs. He also enjoys taking selfies with his mom’s phone.

If you would like your baby or toddler (ages 6 months to 24 months, please) featured in Tot Tips, email a photo and important stats to contactus@washingtonparent.net.
Mommy Must Haves

Reste Sleep Solution

Swaddle your sleepy baby in Reste, an innovative garment that will keep little ones on their back while they rest. Reste is made with soft fabric that allows plenty of comfortable movement, while still preventing your baby from rolling over. Babies can use Reste until they are nine months old. $30. babiesrus.com


Dear Daycare Parent by Jackie Rioux and Jo-Ann Parylack

The authors of “Dear Daycare Parent” know that a parent's first daycare experience can be tumultuous, emotional and a bit nerve-racking. Their book strives to save you from your childcare worries with 101 tips and real-life experiences to guide you through your family's entire daycare journey. Keep this handy manual within arm's reach to make your entire childcare search, at least, a little smoother. $25. deardaycareparent.com.  

Just Born Washcloths

Your baby will love bath time with these plush washcloths from Just Born. The washcloths are the perfect size for your little one, and they come in an assortment of colors and patterns. Made with hefty but soft cotton, the washcloths are ideal for everyday use. $10 for four washcloths.
buybuybaby.com

Florapy Facial Sheet Mask

Take some well-deserved mommy me-time with an all-natural facial mask from Florapy. The masks are made with coconut and scented with floral essential oils for maximum hydration and relaxation. With eight different mask varieties, you'll be sure to find one that suits whatever your skin may need. $8/mask. florapybeauty.com