Thank you for visiting Babies R Us. If you need assistance with shopping on our site, please call us at 888-222-9787 and a customer care representative will be happy to assist you. Please inform the Customer Service representative that you require assistance.
Welcome! Login or create an account. Learn why

Mamas & Papas: Fully Reclining Stroller Seat For Baby’s Comfort And Overall Healthy Development

image001Becoming a new mom or dad begins the very moment you learn you are pregnant. It can be magical and overwhelming all at the same time. When preparing for the arrival of your bundle of joy, your “to do” list starts to look more like a novel than a checklist. So many decisions to make, and which stroller is best for your baby is a big one: a stroller is sort of like your child’s first car!

Babies grow quickly and have different needs at every stage of their lives; therefore, it is important to choose one stroller to best fit their growing bodies rather than having to buy different strollers at different ages. Choosing the perfect stroller is especially important because a proper stroller helps to ensure your baby’s overall healthy development. Certain features become more relevant when you are considering using your stroller for your newborn.



What type of stroller is safe for your newborn?

Deciding how to transport your newborn can be tricky. Travel systems are extremely convenient and have all the bells and whistles you are looking for like stylish patterns and a matching child car seat to click in to the seat. The car seat is a must for trips in the car, click it into the stroller and you are ready to transport your baby to their next destination. However, when taken on long walks, it is recommended not to leave your baby in a relatively upright position for an extended period of time, and it is therefore best to travel with your newborn in the stroller rather than the car seat. Babies’ heads are much bigger compared to the rest of their bodies. If they are kept in an upright or even a semi-reclined position for an extended period of time, they’re not getting the proper support their little bodies need, and this potentially can cause serious breathing problems. A fully reclined position is also important as lying flat will enable your baby to explore his or her own hands and feet freely.

More and more, you can find strollers to grow with your baby from their infant to their toddler years. Here are some things to look out for when choosing a stroller to accommodate newborns and their specific needs:


Sitting or Napping: Your stroller is appropriate for your newborn if it features multi-position seat recline to allow fully flat naps from birth. The fully reclined option will be used for the first six months of your baby’s life.


Bump Free Rides: During the first 6 months of your baby’s life, it is important that your strolls are as smooth of a ride as possible. That’s why front and rear suspension is a bonus feature to ensure bump-free rides with your newborn!


Reversible Seat: Some strollers give you the choice of which direction to face baby. When your child is an infant, you may want to start them out by facing you; this allows you to feel more connected with baby during your strolls, therefore helping the bonding process.

Your stroller can make parenting much easier; it will help with occasional errands and make leisurely walks with baby a pleasurable experience. When choosing a stroller for your family, take time to find the right one, one that will to grow with your baby and aid in their overall healthy development


Featured Full-Size Strollers Articles View All


Have you ever had one of those days where you thought – wouldn’t it be cool if I could add another seat to my stroller and make them face each other? Or what if I...Read More »

Blog: Mom vs. Baby: Round One – Britax B-Ready Stroller Review


I am thinking about the name of this stroller, B-Ready. When anyone asks me to go anywhere these days I...Read More »

Trending Full-Size Strollers Products View All