25 must-have parenting products for Chicago families


Strollers and car seats

Britax Advocate 70-G3

[Pictured] Britax takes its safety standards one step further by introducing new technology in this convertible car seat for children rear facing from five to 40 pounds and forward facing from 20 to 70 pounds. Features include integrated steel bars, an improved, tangle-free five-point harness and side-impact protectors. Britax, $379.99, www.britaxusa.com, For children from 5 to 70 pounds


The first four-wheel stroller in its line, the BOB Motion is a comfortable ride for children and a breeze to maneuver for parents. Where other strollers fall short, this one rises to the top with a one-hand quick-fold feature, spacious storage basket, a large canopy and an easy seat-recline. BOB, $349.99, www.bobgear.com, For children up to 65 pounds


Summit X3

Rugged yet practical, this third-generation stroller from Baby Jogger is one of the smoothest rides among the multi-terrain strollers. Durable, independent-suspension wheels and a hand break for total control allow for speed and easy maneuverability. The front wheel has a swivel option and the seat reclines with ease. Baby Jogger, Single: $429.99 and Double: $649.99, www.babyjogger.com, Birth to 75 pounds

Kids Eat Chicago

Copyright 2017 Wednesday Journal Inc. All rights reserved. Chicago web development by liQuidprint