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Nice-to-Have Stroller Features for Moms and Babies

Of course you'll want to pick the best stroller for your baby – but don't forget who's going to be pushing it! Stroller features that are also good for you can turn a good stroller into a great one.

Whether you're in the market for a full-size carriage or a sleek jogging stroller, an infant stroller travel system or an umbrella stroller, there are a lots of things to consider before you buy a stroller that's perfect for your baby (and his proud parents). But besides checking out this shopping-for-stroller guide to find the right ride for your family, you'll also want to consider a few parent-friendly stroller features that'll make pushing your passenger a whole lot easier and more convenient. So once you've figured out which stroller is right for you, read on to find the stroller features that might be worth your extra dollars.

What parent-friendly stroller features can infant stroller travel systems (stroller/car-seat combos) come with?
  • A cup holder to hold your water bottle and a tray for your sunglasses
  • A storage basket for your baby's belongings
  • Wheels that swivel for easy turning
  • The lightest-weight model so it's easier to tote
  • Adjustable handles, so you can change theheight depending on who's pushing
What parent-friendly stroller features can umbrella strollers come with?
  • A cup holder to hold your water bottle and a tray for your sunglasses

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  • A one-hand folding mechanism, so you can hold your baby and close your stroller at the same time
  • A small storage basket below
  • A tray with a cup holder and space for snacks
  • A shoulder strap so you can tote the foldedstroller like a bag
What parent-friendly stroller features can jogging strollers come with?
  • An ergonomically shaped, padded handle
    (easier to grip when running)
  • An MP3 hookup so you can pump up the jams
  • A front-wheel fender to keep dirt, mud, and
    water from spraying up at both of you
  • A holder for your water bottle
  • A removable, machine-washable fabric seat
What parent-friendly stroller features can jogging strollers come with?
  • A reversible seat that lets your baby face the world or smile right back at you
  • Adapters for attaching a car seat, making the full-size stroller double as an infant stroller travel system
  • A storage basket big enough to hold a few
    grocery bags
  • A one-hand folding mechanism that makes it a cinch to stash
  • A tray to hold drinks, keys, etc.
  • Adjustable handles so you can customize the
    stroller for your height (and easily change it
    when it's Daddy's turn to push)

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