When it comes to navigating parenthood, you learn to take any help you can get. I can’t tell you how often I’d pile products and gadgets into my Amazon or Target cart in hopes it would make life a little easier and enjoyable, only to find myself with draws and bins and baskets FULL of stuff we didn’t use.
After the recent remodel, our nanny and I took stock of what we didn’t use and found good homes for all of it. What was left was what we used and loved on a daily basis, AKA: our highly recommended tools of the trade. And I think it is important to call out that a number of these recommendations came directly from the 10 years of experience our nanny has earned. She’s the queen of cool and functional toddler gear and I’m happy to share her recommendations with you today! We own 90% of what is listed below, and found similar products where we were unable to locate items that were out of stock or no longer available.
If you have any questions, please comment below. I’m happy to provide any additional support.
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Kate is currently learning to play the Ukulele, much to the despair of her husband, kids, and dogs. Follow her on Instagram at @witanddelight_.
BY Kate Arends - August 14, 2019
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Is there a link to the aqua metal tray pictured in the first photo? I’ve been trying to track down a similar catch-all try and love that color.