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Baby Boxes vs. Moses Baskets

Baby boxes are gaining popularity in the United States, after wide spread use in Finland.  The boxes are believed to be one of the reasons why Finland has such a low rate of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.    Some regulatory agencies advise caution, as discussed in this article from the NY Times - Put Your Baby In A Box - Some Experts Advise Caution.   While we do not know about Baby Boxes, we do know about Moses Baskets.   Moses Baskets are stylish, comfortable, more durable than a cardboard box and adaptable for after the baby outgrows the basket.  Our customers tell us Moses Baskets make perfect gifts. For your next baby shower, fill a basket with essentials - the...

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Playmats!

Tadpoles playmats are more than just a protective surface.  Our playmats come in a variety of colors, from neutral to bright primaries.  They can be helpful in stimulating a child with bright colors or provide a muted surface.  Wood grain and solid color playmats are favorites with everyone from home hobbiests to small businesses looking for a cushioned work surface for employees.   Playmats are not just used by children and adults, but we also have many customers who buy them for their pets.  The paw print pattern is a favorite of pet owners, who want to provide a soft surface for their furry friends.   For children the ABC playmats are also educational - learning and play go hand in...

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Moses Baskets

Tadpoles Moses Basket Cable Knit NaturalTadpoles Moses Baskets are timeless, with similar baskets having been used for thousands of years.  It is a convenient place to provide a portable bed for baby without taking up a lot of room.  They are a stylish way of giving your baby a comfortable place to sleep.  This wonderful post by Caitlin Burm shows a beautifully designed nursery with a Tadpoles Moses Basket.   After your baby has outgrown their Moses Basket, re-purpose it for storage.  It makes a good laundry basket, toy basket, or place to put magazines.  There are endless possibilities.  If you are planning a baby shower, a perfect gift is a Tadpoles Moses basket filled with things for the new baby....

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Baby Gifts

Anticipating a baby is a wonderful life event.  Reduce your stress and allow those around you to show their support by setting up a list of things you need for your baby. Tadpoles products make perfect baby gifts.  We have practical gifts for babies of all ages.  Baby showers are a popular way of celebrating not only the birth of the baby, but also with helping the new parents acquire all the many things needed for their baby.   If you are planning a baby shower, or have friends who wonder what to buy for you and your baby, an excellent way to communicate this information is by setting up a list.  Many of the stores have baby registries that can...

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