Newborn Necessities

baby in crib

The best crib mattress — with no flame retardants

Newborns spend about 75% of their time asleep and even as they grow, children spend half or more of their day asleep! But I found out many mattresses are treated with flame retardants to meet fire-safety regulations– and that that those chemicals may be harmful for infants and children. Needless to say, I wanted to find a crib mattress that was safe and comfortable.

newborn toys playmat

Newborn toys- that promote healthy development!

Newborns are busy adjusting to the world around them. The first few weeks and months of an infant’s life is a time of intense development. During this time, they won’t use many toys or playthings. Here’s a few of my favorite infant toys that were useful right off the bat.