Dana Baardsen

Parenting Editor

Dana Baardsen is the Parenting Editor at TechPluz.com. You’ll catch her testing out the latest toys — using work as an excuse to relive her childhood! — or hunting around for the products proven to make parents’ lives better. Say hi to her on Instagram or Twitter


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13 Royal Baby Gifts for the Newborn Who Deserves a Crown

Some of these are Kate Middleton's favorites, too!

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GPS Trackers for Kids: What Parents Need to Know

There’s a surprising reason why you should only get GPS trackers without communication capabilities.

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These 6 AI Toys Are Blowing Parents' Minds in 2018

Did you even know these toys contained artificial intelligence?

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11 Beach Toys and Games You'll Need for Summer 2018

Brush the sand off and get ready to play!

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10 Adorable Baby Layette Sets to Build Your Newborn's Wardrobe in 2018

Who's that stylish baby? Oh, that's right — yours!

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These Are the 9 Best Car Seats of 2018
Whether you're looking for an infant, convertible, rear-facing, or toddler car seat, we've done serious research so you don't have to. …
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7 Kids' Beach Towels to Amp Up Fun in the Sun

These beach towels for kids are perfect for sunny days at the shore.

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Discreet Period Underwear Will Give You a Confidence Boost Every Month

Sometimes, a few extra layers of period protection can make all the difference.

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15 Graduation Gift Ideas for Kids to Celebrate an Exciting Milestone

This moment will only happen once! Celebrate the graduate with these A+ finds.

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These Subscription Boxes for Kids Are Actually So Cool

Let the unboxing trend come right to your doorstep!

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9 Best Drones for Kids to Fly in 2018

Your kid will fly to new heights with any of these drones!

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Got Kids? These Unexpected Wine Pairings Are Supermom Gold

Grab a glass and get ready to raid your kid's snack stash!

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Slay Spring Cleaning With These 11 Natural Products

They smell WAY better than regular cleaners, too.

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10 Breast-Pump Products Every #BF Mom Needs to Know About

These top-notch pumps make life so much easier.

These Bedside Cribs and Sleepers Make Co-Sleeping Safe and Fun
Whether it's part of the daily routine to co-sleep, or you just need a safe space for baby to snooze away from the crib, these picks wi…
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9 Best Baby Formulas You Should Know About Now
Growing babies need plenty of nutritional support, which is why we've done the research to determine the best baby formula types. Consu…
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These Travel Systems Make Traveling Around With Baby a Breeze
With the right travel system, you can bring baby anywhere with ease. No matter what your needs are, there's a perfect stroller and car …
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These Are the 9 Pregnancy Pillows Every Pregnant Woman Dreams Of
During pregnancy, it's so important to have the right support! Every preggo is different, so we've rounded up the best pregnancy pillow…
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These Are the Diaper Bags New Moms Need to Know About in 2018
From stylish to understated, we've rounded up diaper bags that won't scream "Look at me, I just had a baby!" These top picks all featur…
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9 Best Baby Bouncers That Entertain and Soothe Your Little One
Free up your hands with one of these trusted bouncers! From natural and organic picks to colorful ones that include all of the bells an…