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:
MAM Perfect Pacifier 0-6 Months and MAM Perfect Pacifier 6+ Months
Designed by pediatric dentists and orthodontists to reduce the risk of misaligned teeth, the MAM Perfect Pacifier is made of ultra-soft silicon and natural latex, has a thinner nipple neck and is BPA free. It comes in a microwaveable storage case that doubles as a sterilizer. MAM, $5.99, www.mambaby.com, Birth to 18 months
[Pictured] Made in the USA, The Green Ring is made of smooth maple wood and a soft, cornstarch bio-resin (the "new" rubber). It provides hours of teething relief for babies, and is 100-percent compostable once its useful life is over. The outer ring can be removed and sanitized in the dishwasher's top rack. BeginAgain, $11, www.beginagaintoys.com, 6 months and up