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Baby Must-Haves

Our staff’s top picks. Our favourite books, toys and products to make you and your little one smile.

Holiday Gift Guide 2016

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We hope our latest 2016 Holiday Gift Guide can help you bring a smile to those near and dear to you this holiday season! Click on our gift guide to view our gift ideas for every budget. Gift giving made easy!

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New Baby, New Parents

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Congratulations! Your first baby is on the way! No need to panic, balafant boutik is here to help you figure out what items are essentials and what are optional during the first 6 months. Feeding Time Bottles Sometimes bottle can be hard for babies to take to. balafant boutik carries Comotomo bottles with anti-colic nipples [...]

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School is in Session!

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First thing’s first, a little back to school fun is in order. Check out this funny video: Baby Got Class – A back to school parody, from the Holderness Family youtube channel! It looks like going back to school can be a cause for singing and dancing after all! Summer vacation is coming to an end for [...]

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Great Ideas for Gift-Giving!

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This week, we would like to focus on some great gift ideas for little ones. With so many options out there, we understand that the choices can be overwhelming. We hope that these examples of extra-cute and extra-useful gifts will help to make the gift-buying process less complicated! Newborn/Coming Home Outfits The moment a little [...]

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Managing Life With Multiples

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Pregnancy, childbirth and life with a baby can be a huge life adjustment. When you are expecting multiples everything is — you guessed it — multiplied! This week we would like to shed light on many resources available right here in the city of Toronto, as well as some essential items and tips for managing [...]

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balafant’s beginner’s guide to newborn gifts!

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Is someone in your life expecting a bundle of joy? You are probably just as excited as they are to welcome their little one to the world, and getting them a gift to congratulate them on their new addition is thoughtful, and can be fun! However, if you don’t have any children yourself, it can [...]

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Developmental Toys for children. Part 4 (ages 3+)

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It’s a sunny Saturday morning and you want to invite your friends (Frederik the monkey and Asta the Owl) to the park for a picnic to enjoy delicious pastries that grandma taught you to make.  Maybe a stop at the local market for some fresh organic produce for the ingredients? and why not pick up [...]

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Developmental Toys for children. Part 3 (2-3 yrs)

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The power of imagination! This week, check out Grace’s  informational video-blog on fun toys that help develop and encourage your child’s imagination.  At 2-3 years, children continue to develop their motor skills and use their surrounding by adopting it to help build their own world of wonder.  Story telling is important as is building blocks [...]

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Developmental Toys for children. Part 2 (12-24m)

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This week, check out Grace’s  informational video-blog on fun toys that help children develop their motor skills while learning colours, shapes, and sizes. As well, for this age group,  Grace focuses on showing how learning can be fun from pull toys, to musical toys….and to getting your child zooming away while developing their sense of [...]

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