Using Rear Facing Only Car Seats Safely

Rear facing only car seats offer quite a lot when it comes to convenience.  These types of car seats typically include two parts — a base that remains installed in the vehicle and an infant carrier portion that easily snaps in and out of the base.  Many caregivers like this type of car seat for

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Combi Kobuk Air Review

Families who don’t find themselves moving booster seats between vehicles too often (or who don’t mind contorting themselves around the seat to move it) and/or families who have children who are prone to overheating will find a solid choice in the Kobuk Booster Seat.

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Lifesavers 2018: Manufacturer Update Roundup

A team of CSFTL admins descnded on San Antonio for the Lifesavers conference.  During our time at the conference, we saw many things, touched many things, talked to many of our favorite manufacturers, and enjoyed the local flavor.  We also earned a lot of Continuing Education Units and enjoyed a pretty thorough Manufacturer Update.

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Quick Chat about Vehicular Heatstroke

Every year in the US, an average of 37 children perish when they’re left in vehicles. Most of those are left in those vehicles by accident. A portion of those children are left in those vehicles on purpose — say Mom goes into a store or something like that.  Another portion of those 37 deaths happens when preschoolers go back into an unlocked car to get a toy they’ve left behind and find themselves trapped in a car they can’t open.

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Graco TurboBooster TakeAlong Review

The TurboBooster TakeAlong excels at its main purpose in life — being a very portable option that most Littles can set up and use properly with minimal or no supervision.

This is a big task for a small seat.  We’re thrilled to see that the TurboBooster TakeAlong does all of this with ease.

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Unbuckle Me Review

At Car Seats for the Littles, we draw a pretty hard line around what we will and won’t review. Please act surprised when I say that 99% of the time, our reviews are solely about car seats. So when a product comes along that isn’t a car seat, and you’re seeing it here, that’s because

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Cosco Rise Review

Cosco’s newest offering is a backless booster seat that comes in at a ridiculously reasonable price!  The Rise retails for $9.99.  That’s right, it’s less than $10! Let’s take a closer look at this extremely budget-friendly option. CSFTL Quick Stats Backless booster weight range: 40-100 pounds Backless booster height range: 43-57 inches tall Expiration: 10

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