As a parent, mealtime can be very stressful. Have you ever come across one of these situations with your child? A toddler that won’t sit down and eat, a baby throwing their bowl on the floor that was full of food, putting your baby into a gross restaurant high chair…the list of stressful situations goes on and on. Maybe you feel like this….
We have found some products that will make mealtime much easier. Jillian Darlington, the founder and CEO of MomCo, is also a parenting expert and demonstrated some of these products on FOX 5 in San Diego. Below is a link to the segment so you can learn more about the products as well.
Disclaimer: Brands don’t pay us to feature their products. If they make this list, they have been tested and we feel that other moms should know about them! Amazon does offer affiliate links to all their products so those are included below. Amazon also usually offers the best prices and shipping and we know that is very important to moms.
4moms High Chair – The 4moms® high chair makes mealtime easy. Using the magic of magnets, parents can easily attach the tray without having to line up cumbersome rails. And, the magnetic tray top helps keep 4moms bowls and plates stay in place, which prevents unwanted spills, and assists with self-feeding. $299.99 We are currently giving one of these away in the GIVEAWAY section on the MomCo app. It ends on 3/21/16.
b.box Bottles – The innovative bottle for parents who formula feed. Perfect for when you’re out and about, on a plane or even those midnight feeds. You simply scoop your dry powder into the dispenser, attach it to the bottle and fill with sterilised water. Then when you’re ready to feed, just plunge and shake. BPA, Phthalates and PVC free. $24.95
b.box Bowl and Straw – Bowl and straw makes it easier and more fun for kids to drink/east soup or cereal. Bonus snack insert transforms bowl into on the go snack older. BPA, Phthalates and PVC free. $14.00
BiteSizers Food Scissors – BiteSizers are easy-to-use, convenient toddler and baby food scissors. They allow you to prep and share your food with your child anywhere you eat quickly and easily. BiteSizers are built with certified food-safe materials and come with a snap-on cap and a built-in Sizer Guide. $19.95
Caddy Hook On Chair – The Caddy Hook On is the perfect travel highchair to fit your busy lifestyle. The Hook On folds compactly and will fit any tabletop with a table skirt up to 5.5 inches thick, so you can use your seat almost anywhere. Its trendy seat pad can be wiped clean with a damp cloth* to keep your Caddy Hook On looking sharp. Its three-point safety harness and quick-grip table clamping will leave you with no worries about your child’s safety. For use up to 37 lbs. $39.99
Dylbug Personalized Plates – Your little one will love sitting down to eat with their very own customized “Little Me” plate; ready to dress up with fun food fashion. This design helps make mealtime happy while inspiring creativity with food. This plate can be used alone or with the dress cutter, which is perfect for cutting out sugar cookies, sandwiches, cheese slices, watermelon and more. There are endless possibilities for dressing up your “Little Me” plate. $26 for a plate
Happy Mat – The Happy Mat in an all-in-one placemat + plate that captures kids’ messes. Another bonus? It suctions directly to the table, making it nearly impossible for tiny hands to tip over. Happy Mat is designed for infants / toddlers 9+ months. $24.99
Reduce Waterweek Bottles – It is a good choice for school lunches, picnics or when those little ones are on the go. Just fill it up, chill it and they have a cold drink right on hand. The WaterWeek water bottle is ideal for kids of all ages. It is BPA-free for safety and it is dishwasher safe for simple cleaning. The bottle includes an organizing tray that slides neatly into the fridge. $15
Suitables Bibs – Awesome bibs that are also costumes. Suitables are the most inspiring way to keep kids clean. At mealtime, playtime, or anytime. $24.95
Goodbyn Lunch Container – Such a great way if you are eating on the go…which we know moms and kids do! Goodbyn Hero comes with a three-compartment main container (fits a full sandwich) and two Goodbyn dippers for ultimate flexibility. It keeps foods separated: sandwiches won’t taste like your banana and your fresh fruit won’t have crumbs in it! It is top rack dishwasher safe, BPA- and phthalate-free, and 100 percent recyclable. $13
We hope some of these products make mealtime easier for you and your kids. If you have any other products that you would recommend, please CLICK HERE to Join The Conversation in the MomCo forum. You can also check out some other tips and products that the MomCo moms recommended!