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    Emily Malone

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    A Look Back.



Stroller Derby.

When I was pregnant with Cullen, I spent many hours pouring over Consumer Reports ratings, Baby Bargains recommendations, and user reviews of all things baby gear.  At the time, we were living in a teeny tiny 3-story townhouse that felt like it was all stairs and had very little storage.  Despite all the different types and styles of strollers on the market – joggers, umbrellas, infant snap n go’s, etc. – I knew we really only had space and a budget for one all-purpose stroller, so we needed to choose wisely.

That one stroller (which I’ll get to in a minute) served us well for over a year.  But in the last few months, our fleet has expanded…

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These days we currently have (from L to R): the BOB Revolution CE jogging stroller, the UppaBaby G-Luxe umbrella stroller, and the Britax B-Ready all-purpose/future double stroller.  Thank goodness we have a big garage and a place to keep all of these now!

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I get a lot of emails from people asking for advice about baby gear and products.  Since we have been using all three of these strollers for some time now, I figured it was time to get my thoughts down on paper – errrrr, screen?  Here goes!  First up…

The BOB Revolution CE (jogging stroller)

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The BOB was our first and only stroller for a long time.  I chose it as an every day stroller so that we could use it for jogging, but also use it for day to day activities as needed.  From the beginning, I bought the infant car seat adapter (to use for walking when Cullen was an newbie), and the BOB handlebar console so I had a place to store things like keys, cell phone, drinks, etc.  Old picture alert!

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We took the BOB with us to Hawaii when Cullen was 3.5 months old, and that was the first time he sat directly in the stroller seat rather than the attached car seat.  He loved it!  For many months we cruised and strolled, and he’d nap and play and generally do pretty well. 

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Somewhere around his first birthday, Cullen started majorly boycotting the stroller.  For a while I thought it might just be his age since he was walking by then, and had discovered the freedom to move himself about.  And while I’m sure that had something to do with it, eventually I realized that my beloved BOB was greatly exacerbating the problem.  He’d spend most of the ride thrashing, crying, and twisting with all his strength to sit forward, only to be strapped down in a position that looked like this.

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My biggest – and really, only – gripe about the BOB is that, even in its most upright position, the seat is reclined back much farther than most other strollers.  He wanted to sit up so badly, and he was frustrated by being held back by the straps.  I sought advice from moms of other BOB-haters, and ended up buying the single snack tray in hopes that it would make a difference.  It didn’t.

We avoided the stroller as much as possible, and family walks were no longer an afternoon activity.  Meanwhile, I researched alternatives and solutions, and even went as far as disassembling my stroller to try to figure out how to make the seat sit more upright.  No dice.

I’m going to talk more about our other strollers in a minute, but let’s fast forward about ten months later to today.  We’re back in the BOB occasionally, and doing pretty well.  These days I only use it as a jogging stroller, so probably once or twice a week.  I don’t use the shoulder straps anymore, and only buckle Cullen in at the waist so he can sit forward if he wants (worth noting that this is probably not recommended by the manufacturer, but I personally feel that he is completely safe.  Use your best judgment.).  I also think he is finally at a size where he is strong and tall enough to sit forward and more upright on his own – it just took some time to get there.

I see a lot of moms with younger babies rave about their love for the BOB, and then I hear moms of young toddlers complain about stroller rejection.  I also see plenty of older toddlers happily cruising along with their snack cups!  I think it’s a relatively common problem that just takes a bit of time to grow out of.  I still really love the stroller and feel it’s one of the best on the market, but I’ve also learned that as an every day stroller, I think there are better choices.

Pros: very smooth ride, easy to open and collapse with one hand, good resale value, good shock absorption, lots of pockets and storage

Cons: inclined seat (obviously), takes up a lot of room in trunk, all accessories come at additional cost

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That brings us to the next stroller in our fleet…

The UppaBaby G-Luxe (umbrella stroller)

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I bought this stroller right before our two-week trip to Atlanta and Hilton Head back in March.  I knew I’d want a stroller while we traveled, but Cullen was really hating the BOB at that point, and the jogging stroller feels enormous to take on an airplane.  I researched umbrella stroller options, and scoured Craigslist for something used. 

I ended up scoring a great deal at a local kids’ store – I found the UppaBaby G-Luxe (typically a $230 stroller) for just $100.  It was deeply discounted because I bought a 2012 model that was being discontinued once the 2013’s were released – score! 

While $100 was still more than I planned to spend on an umbrella stroller, I couldn’t pass up such a good deal, particularly when the G-Luxe was one of the highest rated options I’d found.  Only drawback was that my color selection was limited to red, which probably would have been my last choice, but still not a deal breaker.  It has grown on me, and is easy to spot in a crowd!

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This stroller lives in the trunk of my car, and I use it for things like quick errands or shopping, farmer’s markets, or unplanned walks.  It’s nice to know I always have an option when I’m out and about, and it takes up very little space in the back of my car.  It only weighs 11 pounds, folds up easily, and can stand on it’s own when folded.

We’ve used this for travel several times now, and it’s much easier in the airport than a big, bulky stroller.  Of course, it’s an umbrella stroller, so the ride is not nearly as smooth, and the steering is less efficient, but that’s to be expected. 

The model that I got has a reclining seat, although we never use that feature since C doesn’t nap in strollers anymore.  But the main reason we picked this one (besides the great deal on the price!) was that it had the most upright seat of all our options.  It also has a big sun shade with an extendable UV shade if needed. 

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Pros:  high handle bars (no aching back!), storage basket underneath (small, but functional), easy to collapse, shoulder strap for carrying, lightweight and takes up little room in the car, cup holder included

Cons: seat isn’t very deep so child can’t really rest arms anywhere, tips over easily (due to being so lightweight) if unoccupied, and price – it’s pretty expensive

Overall, I’m really glad we got it, even if we just used it for travel alone.  It’s a great lightweight, quick option and most importantly, Cullen seems really comfortable riding in it.

Last but certainly not least…

The Britax B-Ready (everyday/double stroller)

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Unlike the other two strollers that I purchased myself, this one was actually given to me by Britax.  In the peak of our BOB troubles, I was searching for a new stroller solution – preferably one that could convert to a double stroller, since at that point we were already expecting #2.

Initially, I was considering the UppaBaby Vista, and even borrowed one from a friend to test for a weekend.  But the UPV is about as pricey as it gets in the stroller market, and I couldn’t bring myself to pull the trigger.  My research led me to the Britax B-Ready, which is almost identical to the UppaBaby, and half the price.  Around that time, I was lucky enough to be contacted by my friends at Britax, and a few weeks later a shiny new B-Ready was on my doorstep.  I picked this gorgeous moss green!

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There are a million things I love about this stroller, but I’m not going to list them all here.  I’m actually doing a giveaway ($500 value!) for one over on Babble this week, and I’ve detailed all the stroller features and uses over there – check it out!

If you don’t feel like reading over there, I can give you the quick and click-less version in a nutshell…

Favorite features:  seat transitions from completely upright to totally reclined, huge storage basket, adapts to a double stroller that fits both a second seat and an infant seat in 14 different configurations, stands up on it’s own, really easy buckle and harness, huge shade canopy, great color selection

Cons: wide wheel base can be hard to fit through small door openings, takes up a good amount of trunk space

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While I never thought we’d have such an extensive fleet of strollers (for just one kid!), I’ve discovered that each one has a specific purpose that has served us well.  Do I think all three are necessary?  Probably not, but toddler transport sure is easier now that we have a good set of options. 

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We’ll be using the B-Ready as our double stroller when #2 arrives, so I don’t see us adding to this lineup any time soon.  If at some point I get back into serious running and Cullen is still handling the BOB well, I would consider trading our BOB single in for a BOB Duallie.  But at this point I can’t see getting much use out of a stroller that is double-wide.  I have enough trouble finding ways to get all of these into my trunk…

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So that’s how we’re strolling and rolling these days.

For more parenting posts, check out the parenting page.  And don’t forget to enter the giveaway for a Britax B-Ready stroller over on Babble! 

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Rebecca     at 3:01 pm

I love our Britax B-Ready. We bought it mainly bc it converts to a double for when we have out second and I didn’t want to spend more than I needed. A friend loaned me her BOB which has been great for running. But the B-Ready is the perfect stroller in my mind. I just love it!

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Rebecca     at 3:01 pm

I love our Britax B-Ready. We bought it mainly bc it converts to a double for when we have out second and I didn’t want to spend more than I needed. A friend loaned me her BOB which has been great for running. But the B-Ready is the perfect stroller in my mind. I just love it!

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Lauren @ The Highlands Life     at 3:06 pm

So glad you did a review! I didn’t realize the Britax could become a double stroller. I have the BOB revolution CE and love it so far and my babe is almost 9 months old but that’s not to say he will keep loving it so the Britax is good to keep in mind when baby number 2 comes into the picture.

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Jen @ The Well Read Fish     at 3:23 pm

I’m taking notes!

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pam     at 3:59 pm

I can’t believe you refer to a three story townhouse as “tiny.”

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KAS Reply:

That is funny- our first was born when we lived in a one-bedroom apartment, and we never felt it was tiny!

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Emily Malone Reply:

It’s all relative of course. I’m surprised how many comments there are on this. I was referring to it being tiny in a sense that there was absolutely no place for multiple strollers to be stored (unless they sat in the middle of our living room on the second floor). The first floor was just a garage and a small entryway and hall.

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Kris Reply:

Townhouses in Old Town Alexandria (Virginia) can be really tiny because they are narrow.

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Nina Reply:

I kind of agree, but I think she was trying to paint a picture for us. Small space, lots of stairs. Hard to move a stroller around (though it doesn’t seem like you’d need one on any floor other than the main one!).

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krista Reply:

I watch the shows where they flip homes, sell ugly homes, upgrade, downgrade, and everything in between. And I’m amazed at how small some of the 2 and 3 story townhomes are in some parts of the US! So although I also found it funny to hear “3 story” and “teeny tiny” together, I think they do exist!

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Emily Malone Reply:

Yeah our place basically went straight UP, and had no storage. Don’t get me wrong – I loved it, but it was not roomy.

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Emily Malone Reply:

Exactly. And the main floor was just a (very small) garage and an entry way, so nowhere to store multiple large strollers.

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Emily Malone Reply:

I replied to the other comments below too. I meant that in the sense that there was no space for stroller storage. The first floor was just a garage and entryway, and then steps leading up to the main floor. Why is this a big deal?

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Suzanne     at 4:07 pm

I’m way too young for children (I need to work on the boyfriend part first :P), but when I have a kid I CAN’T WAIT TO GET A RUNNING STROLLER!!

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S     at 4:24 pm

I didn’t realize we have the EXACT SAME THREE STROLLERS!

To add:
-Get the britax console for the b-ready. Sometimes I have to take it out to get one of the seats in, but it’s easy to get on and off. It’s one of the best consoles in my opinion.

-one of my fave features of the bready is that it stands up when folded. Makes it so much easier to store! Oh and the under carriage storage is huge, which is great for a bag lady like myself! Now I just have to figure out how to get R to sit in the second seat. Right now it’s not an issue, but eventually Ali will realize she can’t really see anything but my feet and ill have to switch them.

I wish the wheels were just a tiny but smaller bc that protective plastic rain part gets stuck on doorways all the time. Hopefully their next model will fix that.

Enjoy your strollers!

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Emily Malone Reply:

I think you sold me on the console! Looking forward to hearing what Raffi thinks when he moves down below. I’m planning to get the adapter to put the car seat down for a while. And I actually never put the rain shields on, haha!

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sarah (the SHU box)     at 4:31 pm

i am probably jinxing myself by saying this, but at 14.5 months a has not minded the bob yet, even for hour long runs. hopefully that trend will stay! re: double strollers, i may in the market for one of those . . uhh . . . sooner than i thought. you can read into that what you will!

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Emily Malone Reply:

EXPLAIN YOURSELF!!!!! Haha well that is exciting, whenever that time comes. :)

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sarah (the SHU box) Reply:

:)

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Alexis Reply:

!!! Sarah!!

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Lara     at 5:10 pm

If we have the UPV, do you think we could still use the GLuxe? I really do hate lugging the UPV in and out of the trunk, but I don’t know if that is enough to justify the purchase of a second stroller (especially since we might be a one kid family). Thoughts?

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Jessica Reply:

Lara, I’m going through the same debate right now. We’re in the middle of moving 12 hours from our family so I know we’ll be traveling more and I’m very tempted to buy the Gluxe….but I do love the Vista and feel like it’s a waste if we get the GLuxe :)

Emily – do you worry about Cullen not being able to see with the seats being one in front of the other? The uppa baby vista has a similar toddler seat and I’m worried that our Sam won’t like not being able to see if he’s in the back. BTW, we got our uppa baby vista for a STEAL of a price in the same situation. Found a store that was selling 2011′s when the 2012′s came out. :-) Just like car shopping!

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Emily Malone Reply:

I’m not sure what he’ll think of the double seat. I’m a little worried, but I don’t plan to use it for really long outings. He’s getting too old to ride for super long stretches of time anyway!

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Emily Malone Reply:

Hard to say. We use ours a lot for travel, and it’s MUCH more convenient. I can’t imagine lugging the B-Ready (same size as UB) onto an airplane. But we also travel a lot! I also use it places like UVillage or if I stop in Fremont to run a few quick errands. I got ours at the Kids Place in UVillage – don’t know if they still have any old models left, but maybe? I’m much happier using the B-Ready from the garage for our neighborhood outings, and leaving the UB in the trunk.

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Andrea Reply:

We have the UBV as well and ended up getting a Chicco Liteway really cheap on clearance. So far the UBV is still our main stroller but the umbrella comes in handy for short jaunts and traveling. Ps…this is coming from a may be one kiddo family too:)

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Katherine     at 6:06 pm

Hi! I was always of the “one-stroller-is-more-than-enough” opinion until I became pregnant with #2, and now we have a Phil &Ted sport single (the plan was to get the extra seat to make it a decent running double but it really doesn’t handle that well and it was hard to run with the extra seat, so it’s just a single for now), an umbrella stroller and a double bob. My advice is get the double bob! We also live far from family, so it is so amazing to be able to get exercise with the 2 kids. I started running 8 weeks post partum pushing the double and it was a life saver. There would basically be no other way, with a toddler, a newborn and a working husband, to get exercise in my day. Also, it handles well and fits through a regular door – just barely, with a little wiggle ;). It really doesn’t feel that much better than the single, and we can run the whole family together on the weekends. Just do it, you won’t regret it!
And to end this novel, we had similar issues about the stroller boycott but we just kept at it, making it a real part of our routine, and now our toddler is fine with it, as long as her shoulders aren’t strapped in and she has a book or toy to keep her busy.

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Emily Malone Reply:

Glad to hear such great feedback on the Duallie!

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Chamyli     at 8:46 pm

Omg, so understand the multiple strollers! We had our second child in Feb and bought the Phil and Ted thinking we were going to sell our beloved bob and still haven’t. So now have …….5 yes you read it right 5 strollers in our house/cars! Just call me stroller slut!

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JustMe     at 9:31 pm

Your stroller post is two days too late! Ha. We just bought a Bugaboo Cameleon. I looked at the Bob and the Britax, but we had the option to buy a brand-new Bugaboo, never-used, from our friends (they bought two…long story), so it was hard to pass it up. Hopefully we like it.

Thanks for sharing your stroller posse!

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Emily Malone Reply:

Aww shoot! Haha, hope you end up liking the Bugaboo! I’m sure it’s another great option.

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Hilary @ PeanutButterSpoonfuls     at 4:21 am

I too thought we could get by with one all-purpose stroller but ended up with more of a fleet. Funny I had the opposite BOB experience. My little HATED it when he was in the car seat and facing backwards- like just screamed every time. Somehow as soon as he could sit forwards he was great. Now at 21 months he will yell, “Go go go!” if I dare stop and always wants to keep running, even after 5 or more miles. I would think the recline would be an issue but he seems to like being cozy in his little portable la-z boy. We barely ever use our other strollers now so it’s possible he doesn’t mind because he doesn’t know any better.

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Emily Malone Reply:

That is awesome!

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Sarah Crowder     at 6:44 am

I thought the Gluxe was 14 lbs and the Glite was 11 lbs.

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Emily Malone Reply:

The G-Lite is actually 8, and the Luxe is 11. I think there are different weights listed depending on whether or not certain accessories are attached!

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Sarah Crowder (punctuated with food) Reply:

Oh I see – Thanks!

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Jen     at 6:56 am

We have a fleet as well. 5 strollers, 2 boys. Your reviews make me want to buy another for our 3rd. ;-)

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Poppy     at 7:19 am

I feel as though you were reading my mind! I have a 19 month old and expecting #2 in October so finding a double stroller has been on my mind. Also, my little nugget has been anti-BOB for about the same time as C for the exact same reason, so reading this post gives me hope that our family walks around Town Lake are not over!!! Sadly, I do not have a facebook page so I cannot enter the giveaway, but I appreciate the feedback and will look into this stroller!

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Emily Malone Reply:

You can still enter via comment underneath the Facebook section! Good luck!

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Poppy Reply:

ahhh…. thank you!!! I wasnt scrolling down far enough :)

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Kat     at 7:28 am

Hi Emily, thanks so much for these reviews! I am newly pregnant (about 10.5 weeks) and I am just starting to delve into the world of strollers, carseats, cribs, etc. so this is really helpful.

Is there any way to enter the Babble giveaway without using Facebook? We aren’t telling people we are pregnant yet so I don’t want my entry to show up on my newsfeed.

Thanks!

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Hope Reply:

Hi Kat- On the babble post if you scroll down past the fb comments there is a section for regular comments and you can enter there.

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Emily Malone Reply:

Thanks, Hope!

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Emily Malone Reply:

Congrats, congrats! You can leave a comment on the Babble post (below the Facebook links).

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Kat Reply:

Just entered, thanks ladies! Fingers crossed :)

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Ann Merry     at 7:47 am

I have tried to enter the contest by leaving a comment on the Babble post, but when I hit “Post Comment”, it gives me a “Page Not Found” error… would love to enter the contest, but I do not have a Facebook page, so was hoping to enter via a comment to the post….

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Leslie Paquette Reply:

I am having the same problem so I’m not sure if it took my entry or not. I just tried again and am still getting the same error! I would also prefer not to enter using Facebook.

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Emily Malone Reply:

I just edited the post to comment on this. Sorry so many of you are getting errors! A lot of comments are getting caught in spam filters, but I’m manually approving them as quickly as I can!

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Emily Malone Reply:

A lot of comments are getting caught in spam filters, but I just approved a few hundred of them. Yours should have gone through now!

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char eats greens     at 9:00 am

Wow! I’m glad you did this!! Our girl is 7 months and we only have the BOB SE right now, but wondered about needing another stroller in the future (I really only wanted one, but I think things can change haha). So as a second, I would totally check out your last recommendation!!! Britax, please contact me also!! haha

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Emily Malone Reply:

Haha! :)

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Julia     at 9:07 am

Hi Emily! Would you still recommend the Bob Revolution CE for a good first and only (at least for the first year) stroller for urban families?

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Emily Malone Reply:

Yes, definitely! It’s a bit more lightweight than the SE and the wheel are smaller, which I’ve found easier for storage and in/out of the car. But other than that there is not much difference from the SE.

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Hope     at 10:07 am

I absolutely love your blog the way it is (I’m the mom of a toddler) so I mean no harm when I ask this…Do you have any plans to change the name of the blog? Daily Garnish doesn’t exactly convey what your blog is about anymore and I know that you’ve had other blogs names in the past. Just wondering. I guess it doesn’t matter what you call it and really I’d be a reader either way. :)

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Emily Malone Reply:

Nope, no plans to change it. :) I think Daily Garnish is a pretty general term (garnish doesn’t have to be culinary afterall, although that’s certainly how I intended it). Blogging ebbs and flows with life! Thanks for reading! :)

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Sarah     at 10:07 am

When I try to enter for the stroller on babble and hit submit it goes to a page that says “page cannot be found” so I don’t even know if my entry was entered :(

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Emily Malone Reply:

A lot of comments are getting caught in spam filters — I’m manually approving as quickly as possible! Sorry for the trouble.

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Sarah Reply:

Oh that’s fine, thanks, Emily!!!

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Angela @ Happy Fit Mama     at 10:25 am

I never really understood the whole stroller debate until my kids were more mobile. Our one and only stroller has been the BOB duallie. It has served us well even though it’s big and bulky. The only time we use it now is for walks and runs. And the only way that happens if there is a promise of a stop at the park at some point. :)

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Emily Malone Reply:

Yep, all our walks and runs are to/from playgrounds too! :)

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Rachel     at 10:35 am

I am currently pregnant with our first and am torn between the B-Agile and the B-Ready (we are also planning on having kids fairly close in age, if possible). Right now I am leaning toward the B-Agile, but I will be curious to see how your two end up liking the B-Ready when it’s used as a double!

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Emily Malone Reply:

For some reason I didn’t really look at the B-Agile much, but I’m sure it’s another great option.

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Allison     at 3:10 pm

I think the reclining seat problem is more a problem with the Bob revolution model. I have both a double ironman and single off road/trail version and I don’t have that problem – especially in the bob ironman.

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Allison     at 3:18 pm

Also with the double, we have double bob and Jovy cobouse is that as long as the baby carrier is needed for the tandom double the other kid is often smoshed in some way. My oldest was 2.5 when the youngest was born and it bothered him so much, the happiest day was the day we didn’t have to use the baby carrier. You will see with two how little you walk to nap when you are on your own. I too live far away from any free help so baby number two never got those fun solo walks. But he survived:) I just got rid of my first stroller, bumbleride flyer, I was a little sad. Good luck with your second! From one mom of two boys to another!

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Sarah     at 5:05 pm

Hi Emily, I’ve been a fan of your blog for years! My kids are 5 years apart so I don’t have to think about double strollers. With #2 we had a Snap-n-Go and then switched to an umbrella stroller at about 4 months. Having multiple strollers (and big bulky ones) sounds like torture to me!

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Christie     at 5:07 pm

I’d love to hear from someone on the city mini vs the britax b-ready. I only have 1 kid now (16 months) and I really want a city mini. But we are thinking of having another kid within the next year and I’m wondering if I need to get the b-ready b/c it’s very versatile re: having 2 kids.

Anyway, I feel the stroller debate thing. We have had 3 over the last 16 months. We currently just have the umbrella.

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Rebecca     at 9:56 pm

I know you’re a long way from this (but it’ll probably come a lot sooner than it seems!), but as Cullen becomes bigger and new baby Malone has made his presence, you should consider getting a stroller standing platform attachment. I’m not a mom– I’m only 19! But I spent the past two weeks at my aunt’s house, and she’s the proud momma of a 5 year old girl and twin 3 year old boys. The standing platform’s great because the older kids love going along for a ride, and it’ll keep him/her close by as you push the younger one. Plus, it’s an extra bit of a workout for the stroller pusher!

The kids over at the house love it, and we’ve made many, many trips to the farmers market and park with it. Especially since there’s three kiddos around all 5 and under, it’s saved us from crying episodes and pleasecarrymeallthewayhome episodes!

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Erin     at 7:47 pm

Emily,
I’m so sorry but I accidentally entered two comments for the contest. I posted a Facebook comment and then saw the comment section below that and posted there because I thought I had done it the wrong place. Now I see that reading the comments here, the Facebook one is okay. Just wanted you to know so you can remove one. I really wasn’t trying to cheat.:)

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Emily Malone Reply:

No big deal! A lot of people had the same problem. :)

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Andrea     at 7:26 am

Ah, the stroller conundrum! Our daughter just turned a year and we have the same fleet at our house albeit different brands. We have the UBV for our main stroller and love, love, love it. Then for vacations we bought a really cheap Chicco Liteway which works for short trips and for the occasional run we LOVE our Joovy Zoom 360. It was just voted a best buy by Runner’s World and we love that the seatback is not as reclined as the BOB. You always think you’ll just need one but reality is, there just isn’t one perfect stroller;)

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Christine @ Gotta Eat Green     at 10:14 am

That picture of Cullen is so adorable! His facial expressions are priceless!

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Lauren     at 4:04 pm

There is an amazing sale for the b-ready on Amazon right now called the Britax Free Ride deal. The stroller is marked down to $375 and you get the b-safe infant car seat (or a second seat for the stroller) FREE. After reading your review, I couldn’t pass up that deal! Hopefully it works out for us (this is baby #1 and we are pretty clueless) but I was reassured by the 90 day free return policy :)

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Emily Malone Reply:

That is an AWESOME deal! So glad you snatched it up!

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Jay     at 8:18 am

How come you have the single snack tray in your affilate Amazon store if you didn’t find it helpful?

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Kellie     at 8:01 am

I can’t seem to find who won on Babble, am I missing something…and here I thought I was internet savvy. :)

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Edna Berger     at 6:54 pm

It’s really hard to select the best baby stroller. We need to read some reviews. This post definitely helps those moms who are still looking for baby stroller. Thank you.

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UPPAbaby Vista Stroller     at 7:03 pm

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Honey Rose     at 3:38 am

We almost have the same stroller with BOB except that I got the Ironman version and my daughter loves riding in it every time we go out for a morning jog. Nice article by the way!

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Jake     at 3:03 pm

Hi,

Frankly, we LOVE everything and anything about our BOB Revolution SE. The CE has never been a visual favorite of ours, but it works very well. My wife and I have owned the top of the line fluffy strollers and they inevitably get returned.

We’ve fallen head over heels for BOB and that’s why we’ve even started our own site that’s dedicated to BOB love. :)

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Daily Garnish » Blog Archive » Favorite Baby Things: Take Two!     at 12:13 am

[...] questions I get asked the most is  — where did you get that?  From high chairs to strollers to sippy cups, parents are always searching for the best items to fit with both their family and [...]

Jill     at 8:08 pm

Hi Emily

I know you posted this a long time ago but now that you have the two kids I was wondering how you feel about the Britax B Ready. I love my B Agile and am expecting another in October. I have plenty of time to research but am starting now. Thanks for any feedback! Jill

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Emily Malone Reply:

Still love the stroller, but I don’t really like it as a double with the seat underneath. I DO use the lower carseat attachment, and have really liked that option. But the lower seat is really cramped and Cullen is too heavy for it (meaning Graham has to go down there, which I dont really like). Not that you necessarily asked, but we are LOVING our double BOB for when they both need an actual seat!

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Erik S     at 9:41 pm

We had the same issue with our bob stroller being too reclined, but I found a fix. If you have the car seat adaptor, it comes with a strap that you bolt onto the bob to keep the car seat in place. Without the car seat installed, you can snap the strap around the back of the stroller and it will pull the back rest forward by 15 degrees or so. Our DS enjoys strolling much more now that he can look out at the world.

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Mommy Wilson     at 2:35 am

I like the UppaBaby G-Luxe the best. It’s really like and it has pretty cool recline positions and adjustable footrest that lets my baby sleep comfortably. I get to bring my little one anywhere without having to carry heavy strollers. I’m a happy and satisfied mom!

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juka     at 2:32 am

Hi Emily,
Thanks for this great article. I have a UPPAbaby 2014 G-Luxe Stroller, for my sweet daughter. I loved it very much. :)

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Daily Garnish » Blog Archive » Traveling With Two: Getting There.     at 9:17 pm

[...] our Britax B-Ready stroller with the second seat attached (you can read more about the stroller in this post!).  In our day to day life at home, I prefer to use our BOB Duallie to stroll with both [...]

Grace Wilson     at 11:58 pm

This post is really helpful for parent out there, choosing the best stroller for their kids. I myself had difficult moment choosing the best stroller, since I love to travel.

I also make my own review about umbrella stroller. Happy strolling :)

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