The National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) brought experts and parent testers together to find the best products for families. From strollers to pacifiers to gadgets, they put everything to the test. Here are 25 of the top products that NAPPA says families can't live without. These products stood out for their quality, innovation and how they make lives easier.
Visit www.NAPPAawards.com to see a complete list of winners in the Gold, Silver and Honors categories.You might also like:
Baby Touch 2 Digital Color Video Monitor
[Pictured] Peace of mind is what parents can count on with this state-of-the-art baby monitor. Easy to install, the touch-screen monitor controls the nightlight and the camera's pan and zoom, and shows the temperature of Baby's room. Parents love the talk-back feature and the ability to add up to three additional cameras to monitor mulitple rooms and/or children. Summer Infant, $249.99, www.summerinfant.com, Birth to Kindergarten
Lullaby Earth Super Lightweight Crib & Toddler Mattress
Weighing just under 7 pounds, this eco-friendly mattress is 100 percent waterproof, fits snugly into standard-size cribs can be recycled, guilt-free! Firm to the touch, it guarantees Baby a comfy slumber. Lullaby Earth, Starting at $169, www.lullabyearth.com, Birth to Kindergarten
Snuggle time just got better with this memory foam body pillow for kids. Shaped like a friendly monster to keep fears at bay, this naptime friend has a flannel blanket tucked into a hidden pocket, and a zipper closure for easy washing. Two Hippos LLC, $65.99, www.wallbumpi.com, Preschool to Early Elementary