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Overwhelmed by the options when it comes to shopping for baby?


Trust pediatric specialists.


With endless choices for bottles, swaddles, equipment, wraps and more, it feels impossible to know what products will best support the healthy development of your baby.


We’re here to provide expert recommendations for your baby, based on the proven products specialized infant therapists use to support baby's development.

Confidently register for only the best.


Our guide tells you which baby products support healthy growth and development. 


Download our complete registry guide to learn:

  • The ONE bottle that should be on your registry

  • The safest (and easiest to use!) swaddles

  • The only pacifiers ANY infant should be using

  • Which bouncers, swings, play seats, exersaucers, and other containers are safe (or not) to use with baby to support development and protect their growing bodies. 

  • The latest safety information on car seats and accessories

  • How to pick out a baby carrier and use it safely to protect your baby from injury

  • The must-have toys to promote baby's development (and which toys you should avoid)

  • Expert recommendations on pump parts, nursing pillows, crib mattresses, and more!

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Why Trust Us? We're Pediatric Specialists.

Founder & Pediatric Physical Therapist Gina Mydlo, PT, DPT, knows how you’re feeling and is here to help.

Our Expert Team

Mothers and Specialized Pediatric Therapists

Mothers and co-Founders Gina Mydlo, PT, DPT, and Laura Pierce, CCC-SLP, CLC have a combined 17 years of experience in pediatric therapy, and have helped thousands of families, just like yours navigate that exciting (but overwhelming!) infancy stage.


Their Best Start was founded to give all families access to the education they need to give their baby the best start possible. We do this by providing online courses to teach parents how to become the expert on their infant's developmental skills, private support groups to further support families throughout their individual journeys, and free resources educating you on the latest baby products and activities to support healthy development in all areas. 

How & What to Buy for Baby

Registry guide from specialized pediatric therapists on baby products that support healthy growth and development.

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