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We Can't Make This Spit Up

Petites Frites Burp Cloths, Teethers, and Bibs

petites frites baby accessories!

When you’re 60 years old and have reflux, the doctor prescribes Nexium. When you’re 60 days old and have reflux, you puke.

If trails of spit-up follow you wherever you go, keep things tidy with Petites Frites burp cloths and bibs.

These wonders are more than just your average mess-catchers. Made from a blend of organic cotton and lyocell (a sustainable textile), the custom combo is highly absorbent and quick to dry. Plus, the double-sided knit, in primary colors and earth tones, feels plush to the touch — be it baby’s chin or your shoulder.

Teether blankies are made from the same thirsty material and embellished with natural maple wood rings and hand-crocheted shapes for safe gnawing and excessive drooling.

And that doesn’t bite.

Available online at petitesfrites.com, $12-$84.

Photo: Courtesy of Petites Frites

this week in dallas!

EWW
Grossology: the (Impolite) Science of the Human Body
What: Marvel at animatronic figures and get the facts on snot, burps, and more.
Why: Barf? Boogers? Mr. Icky-Pants is in heaven.
When: Sat.-Sept. 3. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, 1600 Gendy St., Fort Worth (817-255-9300). Adults and teens, $10-$14; children, $10; under 2, free.

PERUSE
DFW Family Expo

What: Scale the rock wall, stop by the petting zoo, and treat yourself to a mini massage.
Why: All ticket proceeds go to Children’s Medical Center.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Dallas Fair Park Centennial Hall, 1300 Robert B. Cullum Blvd. (214-670-8400). Info at 817-913-0558. Tickets online at dfwfamilyexpo.com. Adults and teens, $4; children 2-12, $3; under 2, free.

GLOW
Cosmic Colors

What: The hue-filled film gives a crash course on the electromagnetic spectrum.
Why: Simple enough for soon-to-be science buffs to grasp.
When: Thru May 31. Tues., 6 p.m. & Sun., 1:30 p.m.
Where: The Planetarium at University of Texas Arlington, Chemistry Physics bldg., 700 Planetarium Pl., Arlington (817-272-1183). Adults, $6; children, $4; under 3, free.

LOCATIONS
The Planetarium at University of Texas Arlington
700 Planetarium Pl
Chemistry Physics bldg
Arlington, TX 76010
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
1600 Gendy St
Fort Worth, TX 76107
817-255-9300
Fair Park
1300 Robert B Cullum Blvd
Dallas, TX 75210
214-670-8400
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