Car Seat

Taking Young Kids on a Trip? This Travel Car Seat Makes It Easier

By Jennifer Geiger on October 9, 2018

Traveling with kids can be almost as complicated and painful as labor and delivery. One new car seat takes a bit of the sting out of the experience, however. The IMMI Go travel car seat is light... Read More
Honda Accord Vs. Toyota Camry: Which Fits Car Seats Better?

By Jennifer Geiger on September 26, 2018

Mid-size sedans may have seen their demand wane in the wake of the SUV's popularity spree, but the Honda Accord and Toyota Camry still hover near the top of the sales charts each month, maki... Read More
That's Not How Any of This Works! We Call B.S. on Car Seat Safety Myths

By Jennifer Geiger on September 24, 2018

Car seats are critical to keeping your child safe, but they can be confusing — there's a seemingly endless array of sizes and types, and your child will need a few different kinds to m... Read More
Here's What You're Doing Wrong With Your Child's Car Seat

By Jennifer Geiger on September 21, 2018

Car seats are critical to keeping your child safe, but they're not always easy to use, and many are installed incorrectly. Sept. 23-29 is Child Passenger Safety Week — a great tim... Read More
2018 Volkswagen Atlas Helps Ease First-Time Parent Jitters

By Joe Bruzek on June 27, 2018

I'm prepared for parents with more than one kid to glare with a judging look at the computer screen over the next 400 words — it's a look I'm especially familiar with after fiv... Read More
Harmony Big Boost Deluxe Booster Seats: Recall Alert

By Jennifer Geiger on May 3, 2018

Seats Affected: Approximately 148,000 Harmony Big Boost Deluxe backless booster seats manufactured between November 1, 2015 and June 24, 2017. You can find your booster's manufacture date on... Read More
Target Offers 20% Off New Car Seat With a Trade-In

By Fred Meier on April 23, 2018

If your child's old safety seat is stained beyond cleaning and worn beyond safe use, or if it's just time to get that growing child a booster seat, Target has a deal for you. Trade the o... Read More
Expecting? Here's What You Need to Know About Car Seats

By Jennifer Newman on March 13, 2018

CARS.COM — I've been there. You learn you are expecting and visions of a tiny, sleeping baby in an impossibly soft pink — or could it be blue? — blanket... Read More
10 Common Car-Seat Mistakes

By Jennifer Newman on March 13, 2018

CARS.COM — As a certified child passenger safety technician, I've seen it all when it comes to car-seat mistakes. Car seats can be confusing, but getting them right is so important. ... Read More
What's the Best Booster Seat for 2017?

By Jennifer Geiger on November 21, 2017

CARS.COM — Booster seats range from basic and inexpensive models to high-end versions with ultra-lux padding and multiple cupholders. Which are safest? Related: Cars.com's Car Seat... Read More