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Cute Baby of the Month

Name: Diyar

Birthdate: November 8, 2015

Favorite pastime: This little love bug adores reading. He enjoys water, the play gym, music and never stops laughing.

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.
Event of the Month

“Close your Eyes...Now Open Your Ears!”

The Kennedy Center is taking classical music and making it toddler friendly! Great for ages 3 and up, this animal-inspired show mixes zoo noises with classical composing greats. From meows to moos and some monkey business too, this new show is designed to show kids just how powerful their ears can be! December 11 at 1:30 and 4:00 p.m. Tickets available at kennedy-center.org under calendar.


Mommy Must Haves

Lil' Sidekick

IIf you have a kid, you know they only hold onto toys, spoons, balls and cups for a moment. Lil' Sidekick is a toxin-free, plastic leash designed to hold your child's most important things. It quickly attaches to a stroller, high chair, car seat or anywhere else. Easy to use and dishwasher safe, the Lil' Sidekick was invented by a busy Mom and is made in the USA. $14.95. Available on amazon.com, select retailers and lilsidekick.com.

Diaper Changing Glove-Saks

Changing diapers can be an icky task. But it needs to be done! The Glove-Sak is a great solution to a dirty little problem. Made from latex-free material, the glove-sak converts from a glove to a diaper sack in moments. Just take the glove off and flip it inside out to turn it into a small sanitary bag. Available for purchase at select stores and babybumproducts.com.

Toydriver

The holidays are just around the corner and here come the almost impossible to put together toys! Thankfully, Toydriver is here to save the day. Created by a mom of three, Toydriver is a small battery operated screwdriver with small drill bits that will make assembling those holiday toys a breeze. Available at many large retailers; for locations check thetoydriver.com.