Reviews

Baby & Kid Gear, Tech, and Book Reviews

Welcome to our collection of in-depth reviews of cool baby gear for dads, tech, toys, books and more.

When we say in-depth, we’re not f*&%ing around. We spend months with each baby or kid product when reviewing it, take copious notes, document the experience with photos and video, and turn everything we learned into a detailed, organized review. Most of our reviews are accompanied by videos.

So far, we’ve reviewed everything from sleep sacks for swaddling to a $1,200 robotic bassinet to baby monitors and other technology for parents.

And … let’s jump in. Here are the reviews (we’re adding to this each month!)

Our Arlo Baby review was a surprise to us for a couple of reasons: we’ve always thought of Netgear (Arlo’s parent company) as a company that makes routers – turns out they have a whole line of home security cameras...
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  The Cocoon Cam exists in a family of baby monitors that use a combination of wifi, your smartphone or tablet as the ‘parent unit’, and computer vision to provide information about your child. Other examples include the Nanit (our...
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  There’s a lot of hype out there about baby carriers. The pull of going “hands-free” while still hanging out with your baby is hard to ignore. In this review, we’ll take a look at the Ergobaby 360, one of...
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  The Beaba Babycook is a 4-in-1 contraption designed to steam, blend, reheat, and defrost. The idea is to use these processes to make your own baby food, which you can then serve or freeze and store for later, out...
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When parents first hear the phrase “Woombie”, it sounds a lot like a wobbling toy or perhaps a toddler television show. In reality, it refers to a large line of stylized swaddling sacks for infants, from a company with the...
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The best way we’ve found to describe what the Baby Brezza Formula Pro does is that it’s like a cross between a Keurig machine and a high-end coffee maker. But for baby formula, of course. For this review, I spent...
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iBaby Labs is a Silicon Valley-based company that creates smartphone-app-enabled baby monitors. A lot of them. There are 7 listed on the company’s website, which gets confusing, fast. So, we decided to try all of them to understand what, exactly,...
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For this Sleepea review, we spent 30 days with the Sleepea¬†swaddle (sleep sack) from Happiest Baby. We’ve also compared Sleepea to a number of other sleep sacks we’ve tried. To start, here’s a one-minute video on the Sleepea:    ...
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