So if you think that a baby swing is the key to curing colic, you'd come out better making sure first. Baby swings are one of the most expensive investments you'll make the first few months of parenthood. If your neighbor had a baby a couple of years ago, ask if she can dig the old baby swing out of the attic and lend it to you. This way you can gage whether or not your child will be interested, or if Baby'd rather throw spaghetti sauce all over his face than be trapped in a baby swing. Plus, it just might save you some money. It makes little sense to invest in an outdoor baby swing when your kid might be more into a rattle.
There's a lot of buzz around the baby swing reviews market on just who might have the best baby swing. Several are vying for the position of highest swing on the market. Graco has come foward with several different models, including wind up baby swings.
Toys For Christmas-Fisher Price Three-in-One Cradle/Swing
The special thing about this swing is that it offers two different swinging directions for variation. There's the normal foward/backward motion, but if Baby isn't into that there's also the side to side motion. The two variations maximizes the chance of Baby actually liking the swing. Again saving Mom and Dad money. The removable seat is detachable and masquerades as a carrier.
The Cradle/Swing is almost like a big furry TV chair for babies. There's an activity bar and the swing can go in three speeds. Pay caution and never leave the baby alone in the swing, there's be reports of the Cradle/Swing moving a bit fast. The swing is battery operated and can be used until the baby reaches twenty-five pounds. This is the creme de la creme of a Fisher Price baby swing.
Toys For Christmas-Swing n' Meals High Chair and Swing
Another Fisher Price baby swing, the Swing n' Meals has lost some points for the large storage space it requires. On the upside, Fisher Price diligently worked to upgrade the model. Another bonus is that once Baby is to big for the three speed open top swing, volia it becomes a high chair.
The conversion is super easy. High chair has machine washable removable padding that was once the baby swing seat and height adjustments.
Toys For Christmas-Graco Open Top (Three Speed)
The open tops are amongst the finest of the Graco baby swing family. The Open Top allows the baby easy access in and out of the swing...with Mommy's help of course. There are four comfy recline positions and a toy bar. Some models even play music upon prompting. The Graco Open Top is also offered in two speed and both models can run for two hundred hours on just one set of batteries.
Graco Wind Up Swing
This Graco baby swing is traditional, not as pricey but certainly a good value. Wind ups offer the option of fifteen or thirty minute consistant swinging. Naturally there is a toy bar to occupy Baby's time and a vinyl reclining seat. The only problem is the loud cranking alarming parents that the swing needs to be rewound.