The American Academy of Pediatrics advises against putting your child in a grocery cart at all, recommending a baby carrier or sling as safer options. If you do decide to let your baby ride in a cart, fasten the seatbelt and don’t allow her to sit or stand in the main part of the cart or climb on the cart.
Is it bad to take a newborn out in public?
According to most pediatric health experts, infants can be taken out in public or outside right away as long as parents follow some basic safety precautions. There’s no need to wait until 6 weeks or 2 months of age. Getting out, and in particular, getting outside in nature, is good for parents and babies.
Are shopping cart covers worth it?
If your cover is full of distractions to help you shop in peace, fine. If you just want a little extra padding so your child will lay back and snooze in the cart, it’s also a fine option. But a piece of infrequently-washed cloth isn’t going to do much in the way of disease prevention.
What does a milk snob do?
The Milk Snob Cover can be used on several restaurant-style high chairs to keep the high chair, and your baby, cleaner. You might even intercept cereal bits or catch spills with time enough to grab an absorbent cloth before the juice hits the floor.