Baby Gifts

Whether it's the birth of a baby, or a one-year old birthday party, friends and family love buying babies gifts. Here's our guide for presents the new parents will be glad to have and those their baby will use most.Be sure to check out our baby shower gifts section for more gift ideas.

Best Baby Soaps and Shampoos

When it comes to keeping your baby clean, there's a dizzying array of options to choose from, whether it's baby soaps, shampoos, or body washes. So how do you pick the best one? We've selected 13 top bath products you can feel good about using on your little one. Whether you're looking for an organic wash, a soapless cleanser, or a 2-in-1 product, there's something here for every mom and baby.

Readers Share: Best-Loved Presents for Babies and Kids

We asked, you answered! Our Facebook mommies share the coolest and most unique gifts they ever gave or received.

5 Baby Items You Can Live Without

With so much baby gear out there, it's easy to feel overwhelmed and sometimes even buy too much-- but don't worry, here are five items you won't need to splurge on.

American Baby 2015 Best Toy Awards

What's new for children less than a year old to play with? These hot finds! They'll stimulate curiosity and bring on the fun.

Best Toys for Babies and Toddlers

There are so many options for baby and toddler toys out there. We'll show you our top choices so you can be confident that your little one will be entertained.

Best Toys 2016: Babies

See Parents' picks for the best baby toys of 2016. From stuffed animals to teething toys, these toys are perfect for your new baby.

9 Baby Registry Mistakes to Avoid Making

Make the most of your new-mommy wish list! If you're registering for your baby shower, here are 9 big mistakes you don't want to make.

Finally! A Baby Card You Can Send to Your Worst Enemy

The card features the screams of a baby that cannot be stopped even if the card is ripped or crushed.

Feathering Your Nest

You may be feeling the urge to shop for your unborn baby. But try to limit your spending to what you really need -- baby can never use everything you'll want to buy her!

5 Ways to Give Back With Your Baby's First Birthday

While there's nothing wrong with lavishing your little one on her big day, this occasion is also a great opportunity to give back. Here's how.

9 Best Baby Shower Gifts for Moms Who Already Have Kids

Moms who already have kids have a lot of those baby essentials when a newborn arrives, so what should you gift her that she'll really appreciate?

Best Toys of 2017: Babies and Toddlers

Check out Parents' picks for the best baby and toddler toys of 2017!

Best Baby Toys of 2015: Birth to 12 Months

Here at Parents, we get the year's new toys sent to us months before the holidays (lucky us!) and invite kids of all ages to come in and give them a whirl (lucky them!). See which toys came out on top!

Best Toys of 2016: Toddlers

We start scouting new toys in February, request tons of them in May and June, and over the summer, test a few hundred faves with some 75 kids and their parents. The result--this annual list--is the best of the newest. We don't play around! (Oh wait, maybe we do ... )