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The Death Defying Baby Bath Tub

A while back I mentioned that my wife is a creature of convenience, and at times, that convenience can sometimes turn inconvenient.  She really has a lot of great ideas, and I generally back her up.  I did this time with the Summer Infant Foldaway Baby Bath the SIFBB for short.  When we purchased the SIFBB the ability to fold and put it away was awesome.  That was it.  We didn’t know what else to look for in a baby tub.

Pictured:  Not my wife, but a happy senior who is thrilled with the SIFBB's folding ability and nothing else.
Pictured: Not my wife, but a happy senior who is thrilled with the “SIFBB’s” folding ability and nothing else.

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Baby Products: Sterilization Through Microwaves!

My wife is one of those folks who wants to believe so badly in sterilization.  A byproduct of this desire to be free of germs is her interest in products that “simplify” the process of cleansing things.  In the case of this discussion, I am talking about the sterilization of baby bottles.

I knew nothing of baby bottles and the aggravation they would bring to my household as far as cleaning them goes.  When we went to Florida, we had to wash these things by hand and at home, I toss them in my dishwasher.  There is, however, a belief held by some women, that you have to sterilize these bottles every time you clean them.  There are however, those who say sterilization is only needed every 30 days or so.  There are also those who say sterilize only once – right out of the package as the instructions direct, and never again. Back to the simplification…

Well damn, it even comes with a nipple brush!
Well damn, it even comes with a nipple brush!

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