Back-to-school season is well underway and families across the country are preparing for a new academic year, after-school sports and full schedules that fill calendars. All families need products and resources that will assist them during this upcoming busy season. From keeping children safe online to an affordable kid-friendly tablet, the following are uniquely helpful back-to-school products for everyone in the family:
For Moms & Dads
Rest Rite Sleep Positioner Parents need all the energy they can get to help prepare kids to go back to school. Rest Rite is a drug-free sleep aid that is designed to train your body to sleep in the best position by repositioning you while you sleep in an unobtrusive and comfortable way. Pregnant women will especially find this useful, as it is common for expecting mommies to have trouble sleeping. Similar to a side sleeper pillow, these natural sleep aids effectively and comfortably help keep snorers, allergy-sufferers, and mild obstructive sleep apnea patients off their backs for a safer repositioning of the airways and a more restful night’s sleep.
Boppy Bloom Being a new mom can be overwhelming and being a mom to a baby while parenting older children can leave little time to care for one’s skin. The Boppy Bloom Skincare Collection is created with the highest quality ingredients and without additives, so expecting and new moms get a simple, trusted solution. The collection includes four unique products such as stretch mark creams, whipped belly butter, renewing body oils and soothing breast balms that are safe and effective in helping moms-to-be and nursing mamas with their pre- and post-natal skincare needs — all under $15. All products are made with raw ingredients, such as coconut oil, cocoa butter, shea butter and vitamin E. See a recent review of how Boppy Bloom products helped to disappear stretch marks from a mom of four (whose currently pregnant with her fifth child) by clicking: HERE
KoalaSafe It’s never too early to teach your child online safety. KoalaSafe makes certain your child has a Kid-Friendly Zone to surf the web. KoalaSafe is a router with a wireless network that can be programmed to shut off whenever you choose. Prevent your child from staying up past their bedtime to get on social media sites such as Instagram or Facebook. With KoalaSafe you can control when your child has access to the Internet by setting time limits and controlling when the Wi-Fi is on or off. Block any apps or sites effortlessly and stop your child from following links to inappropriate videos. With YouTube and Google Safe Search enforced on kid’s technological devices, a parent can have greater control over the type of content their child is viewing on the internet when they are not at home.
For Little Ones (Preschool)
The Moodsters A first-of-its-kind brand of educational toys and children's books created by a child development and emotional intelligence expert. Young children often don't have the verbal skills to put their feelings into words, but The Moodster Meter puts those tools in the child's hands—literally. The products are the Moodster Mirror, the Moodster Meter, and the Moodster Feelings Flashlight. Each product has a book that goes with the toys. These interactive teaching toys gives children a basic vocabulary of feelings and helps them express themselves; has a special 'Power Up' button enabling children to point the arrow to the character that represents how they are feeling and helps open doors for calm communication about emotions to end temper tantrums.
Diono Radian RXT A new school year brings carpools, school pickups and being an after-school sports chauffer. The Radian RXT car seat is designed with your child's security and safety as top priorities when traveling on the road. Premium materials and thoughtful safety features like a steel alloy frame, aluminum reinforced side walls, energy absorbing EPS foam, and a five-point harness put your mind at ease as your little one stays safe and sound. Accommodates forward-facing children up to 80 lbs in a 5-point harness and converts to booster mode for kids 50-120 lbs. The reinforced adjustable head support provides additional side impact protection. Radian car seats fit 3-across in most mid-size vehicles. Comfortably seats rear-facing children from 5-45 lbs for maximum safety. Folds flat for travel and can be worn as a backpack with Radian’s Carry Straps for hands-free transport.
Amazon Fire Tablet Many schools are letting children BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) to help students create a technology-rich learning environment and for instructional purposes. As parents, you want to help prepare your children for 21st century learning but it can be concerning sending expensive devices with children to school or on the school bus. Amazon Fire tablets are a great solution for parents because of its affordability ($49.99), customization and technical capacities. Available in 4 colors (black, magenta, blue and tangerine), Amazon Fire tablets has many features like a beautiful 7” screen (Fire features a 1024 x 600 IPS display with 171 ppi for a bright display with vivid colors and whiter whites.); fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor; rear and front-facing cameras. In addition, it has 8 or 16 GB of internal storage. Free unlimited cloud storage for all Amazon content and photos taken with Fire devices. Battery that lasts up to 7 hours of reading, surfing the web, email, watching videos, and listening to music. Amazon engineers Fire tablets to hold up against everyday life. Also, see the kid-friendly benefits (like replacing the tablet if it breaks within 2 yrs. guarantee) of the Amazon Fire Kids Edition tablets.
Hydaway Bottle Collapsible Bottle The Hydaway is a handy alternative to disposable plastic water bottles - it folds down easily to fit in almost any pocket or backpack. This larger size bottle fits in most vehicle cup holders and backpack water bottle pockets. The 12 oz. bottle features a stable base to prevent tips and spills. The innovative, hinged design allows the Hydaway to pack down easily to fit in backpacks, lunch boxes, and picnic baskets. When finished, collapse it flat (just over an inch thick to be exact) and stash it in your pocket, pack, purse or almost anywhere.
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Have a safe and happy new school year!