Motherhood Headquarters (HQ)
Expert moms’ guides and reviews
Welcome to Motherhood HQ for Honest Baby Gear Reviews and Guides
Motherhood HQ is a site by experienced moms supported by a growing community of moms that provide each other with real, first-hand user data on baby gear and other parenting topics.
To produce the most objective and honest baby gear reviews and guides, we rely on our own experiences using the products we review. When we test, we also conduct rigorous research on product specs. Our own mom’s network also helps us aggregate dozens of real-user feedback.
Aside from baby gear reviews, Motherhood HQ also has expert mom writers focussing on specific parenting topics such as pregnancy, baby safety, baby sleep, feeding, and much more.
Our Main Baby Gear Categories We Review
Get started with these guides for pregnancy, baby safety, baby & kid mobility, baby feeding & development, baby & kid activities, diapering, and more.
BABY FEEDING GUIDES
SLEEP AND NURSERY
GIFTS & TOYS
FUN & ACTIVITY
CARRIERS & SWINGS
Top Baby Gear Guides and Reviews
Baby Monitor Guides & Reviews
- Best Non-wifi baby monitors
- Wifi Baby Monitors
- Best Baby Monitor 2022
- Split-screen baby monitors
- Baby Monitors with screen and app
- Long-range baby monitors
- Audio baby monitors
- Baby breathing baby monitors
- Google Home baby monitors
- Alexa Home baby monitors
- Homekit baby monitors
- VOX baby monitors
- Baby monitors for deaf parents
- Battery-operated baby monitors
- Car mirrors for monitoring baby
- Baby monitors with recording feature
Car Seats, Strollers & Travel Systems Guides
- Do you really need a stroller?
- How many strollers to get?
- Car seat expiry guide
- Infant car seats
- Infant car seats safety ratings
- Convertible car seats crash test
- Travel system strollers
- Strollers for big kids, 50lbs and up
- Umbrella strollers
- 3-wheel strollers
- Jogging Strollers
- Double Jogging Strollers
- Infant car seats for small cars
- Lightweight strollers for newborns
- FAA-approved car seats list
- Most expensive strollers
- Car seat for twins
- Full-size Strollers
- Prams vs Strollers vs Travel Systems
- Quad Strollers
- Reversible Strollers
- Stroller Recalls 2000 – 2022
Nursery and Baby Sleep Guides
- Bassinet vs Crib
- Do You Really Need a Glider/Rocker?
- How to Get Baby to Sleep in a Crib
- Baby Loungers
- Bassinet for Preemies
- JPMA-certified Bassinets
- Bassinets for Small Spaces
- Gliders for Tall Parents
- Cribs with Changing Tables
- When to Lower the Crib
- Cribs with Drawers
- Cribs for Small Spaces
- Cribs for Short Moms
- Crib Soothers
- Gliders for Small Spaces
- Extra Wide Gliders
- Mini-crib Mattresses
- Toddler Blankets
- When to Transition from a Bassinet to a Crib
Guides and Reviews on Babyproofing
- Are Baby Gates Necessary?
- How to Install Baby Gates without Drilling Your Wall
- How to Install Baby Gates on Stairs
- Baby Gates for Stairs Without Drilling
- Baby Gates for Stairs
- Freestanding Baby Gates
- Gates for Difficult Stairs
- Baby Gates for Uneven Walls
- Outdoor Baby Gates
- Baby Gates for Stairs with Banisters
- Gates for Fireplaces
- Easy-to-open Baby Gates
- Hardware-mounted Baby Gates
- Baby Gates Extensions
- Wooden Baby Gates
- Baby Gates for Difficult Stairs
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*The links to each article on the above sites are on our about us page
Who reviews baby gear at Motherhood HQ?
Our founders including various moms in our network contribute to the reviews of various baby gear here at Motherhood HQ. Our reviews by moms are super helpful to other moms who want to learn the finer details of how products work and when deciding whether a particular product is ideal for them. Read more about our team here.
What are some upcoming resources?
As part of our effort to provide more comprehensive baby gear guides, specifically on how to assist you to pick the most ideal gear for your baby and family, we have worked on extensive buying guides.
The guides cover baby gear ranging from
- Baby safety buying guides: These guides have detailed advice on how to choose the best baby monitor, baby gate, home security systems, among others;
- Baby travel buying guides: These guides have detailed advice on how to choose the best car seat, stroller, pram and carriers, among others.
- Baby growth and fun activities buying guides: Guide to help you choose the best kids’ trampoline, swing, bouncer, jumper, electric car, baby gift and baby toys, among others.
- Nursery furniture and baby sleep guides buying guides to help you pick the best bassinet, crib, glider, rocker, crib soother, crib liner, rug, baby bedding, among others.
- Baby Feeding buying guides covering essential gear such as baby bottle, breast pump, formula, baby food processor, among others.
We have posted some but not all the guides. We will be posting them here over the next 2-3 weeks and encourage you to check back soon.
For easy access, we’ll include links of these guides on the footer navigation.