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Cute Baby of the Month

Name: Sebastian ("Bash")

Birthdate: June 29, 2017

Favorite pastime: This little one likes watching his siblings dance, blowing bubbles and eating bananas. He dislikes long car rides, naps and peas!

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 Note

Heritage Days 2018

Saturday, June 23 & Sunday, June 24, 2018, noon to 4:00p.m.

Join Heritage Montgomery in celebrating the 21st annual Heritage Days with a weekend packed with fun, family-friendly, free events all across the county. Visit 40 parks, museums and historic sites highlighting local history, culture and outdoor recreation with live music, demonstrations and exhibits, tours and special children's activities. Pack a picnic, load the kids in the car and celebrate Heritage Days as you explore the fascinating sites that help make Montgomery County great! heritagemontgomery.org


Mommy Must Haves

Babocush Newborn Comfort Cushion

This fabulous cushion helps prevent colic by holding your baby securely just like you do and has the extra comfort of a gentle vibration and heartbeat sound. Providing instant relief from wind and gas pains, the babocush also allows you to adjust its incline to ensure your baby is in the correct position to prevent acid reflux. The cushion comes with a shaped foam mattress, outer fleece cover with harness, quilted mattress protector and three speed vibrations with heartbeat sounds. A rocker is sold separately. $152. Available online. babocush.com

Bubzi Co Baby Handprint and Footprint DIY Kit

Capture their tiny hands and feet forever with the Bubzi Co Baby Handprint and Footprint DIY kit. The kit comes with everything you need to preserve precious memories without the mess: non-toxic white air-dry clay, wooden frame and safe acrylic glass panel. Simply knead the soft, non-toxic clay, make the impression of baby's hand or foot, add two darling baby photographs and you're ready to display! $19.95. Available online. bubzico.com

Silicone Bib With Crumb Catcher

Marcus & Marcus' animal-themed, crumb-catching baby bibs are made from food-grade, soft and stain-resistant silicone and are molded from BPA-, PVC- and phthalate-free materials. The built-in crumb catcher makes sure your baby's clothes stay clean. Clean up is easy -- you can just give it a quick rinse with hot soapy water or put it in the dishwasher. Choose from Marcus the Lion, Pokey the Pig, Lola the Giraffe, Ollie the Elephant and Willo the Whale. Available online. Prices vary. marcusnmarcus.com