Convertable Car Seats

I am researching car seats for my 18.15 lb 13 1/2 month old son. I have looked at several of them, but can't make up my mind. I know that I want one that will continue to be...


when is it time to get a new car seat?

ok...my son is almost 6months. he is 26.5in long and 15.5lbs. the car seat i have right now says "max 26 in.....max 20lbs." the 1st hospital (which is an AMAZING hospital i had...


Car seat safety

One of the most important jobs you have as a parent is keeping your child safe when riding in a vehicle. Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car...

Started by Katherine on 11/21/2010 in Informed Moms

Last update on 12/15/2012 by Megan


Car seats and Strollers..

So I went looking at car seat and strollers and it was completely overwhelming. How do you know which one to get?? Is purely based on vanity? They all seem to pass safety...

Started by Keela on 02/11/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/16/2009 by Darci


When can i change to a front facing car seat

My son is 8 months old and hates the car seat. At what age or weight can you change to a front facing car seat. I think he might prefer it .... I hope he will prefer it!!!

Started by Bodine on 01/03/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/05/2010 by Michelle


Convertible Car Seat?

Help! I am soo confused at which car seat to get... my 7 mth old son is just about 29 inches and 19 lbs... he has max out the height on his infant car seat. I need a convertible...


car seats have expiration dates>>>

Why do car seats have expiration dates? You may have heard that car seats have expiration dates. It's true, they do. There are concrete and important reasons why we must...

Started by Tah on 09/19/2011 in Just Debates

Last update on 09/21/2011 by Tasha


Car Seat Safety

What to consider when positioning carseats for toddlers Lori O’Keefe Correspondent New research indicates that toddlers are more than five times safer riding...


car seats and tether straps?

I'm looking at buying the next stage car seat after the infant capsule. My question is how do these straps work? Do you have to drill holes in your car?


Car Seats- The Bane of My Existence

Ok, so I have HAD it with the entire car seat thing! I have been frustrated over and over again because before some of the easy-to-find web sites like this one existed, there...

Started by Kimberly on 06/11/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 06/13/2009 by Lynlee


Car seat safety

Hello all! I'm new to this community...so not sure where to jump in, but wanted to share my story with you all. I lost a son in a car crash 8 years ago. His name was Tyler...