8 Outdoor Essentials That Keep My Babies From Melting Down in the Heat

With four kids, I really look forward to spending time outdoors with my kids. It’s nice to have a chance to get them out of the house and let some steam off. We spend long days on the beach or by the river.

Babies and heat don’t always mix too well, so it’s important to make sure that I’m prepared and have all the necessary warm-weather essentials to keep them safe. There are so many baby items in the shops that it can be a little overwhelming trying to figure out just what it is you actually need.


After having four babies, here is my list of outdoor must-haves for babies. Check them out in the slideshow.

What products couldn’t you manage without in the heat?

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