The best ways to get them to shut the f#*! up.
|Turn It Down|
This lamp dimmer switch ($12) is a must for new parents. Trust us, at 3 a.m. you will be thankful for a full spectrum of dimming capabilities.
|Chew on This|
Sure, $18 may seem like a lot for a teether, but once you see Sophie in action, you will understand where she gets her bite.
|Sound of Silence|
After our arms go numb from rocking, we turn the soothing responsibilities over to the rain forest ($19) — and never look back.
|Wood You Stop|
Created by a carpenter dad and educator mom, Little Alouette’s baby-safe teethers ($10-$20) are made of hardwood.
|No More Tears|
Three cheers for plastic. The rubber panel on this rinse cup ($10) protects eyes from soap and water, thus preventing bath-time meltdowns.
Now that everyone is quiet, check out more of our favorite items for playtime, mealtime, and mom time.
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