How do you grocery shop with a baby in a car seat?

How do you grocery shop with a baby in a car seat?

If you need to take the car seat into the store, put it in the cart’s large basket, taking care to keep items like raw meat away from your baby since they can harbor illness-inducing germs. (Try sticking them under the cart instead.) But if you can avoid putting the car seat in the shopping cart, that’s even better.

When can babies sit in shopping carts?

As soon as your baby can sit up without support, which can be as early as 6 months, she can ride in the seat of a grocery cart. But wait until she can sit steadily on her own for the length of a shopping trip because babies aren’t well supported by the lap belts found on most shopping carts.

Does Costco have carts for car seats?

You may like Costco with one kid, but you’ll fall in love with two. The store’s grocery carts have double seating which allows you to strap both kids in and free up your hands for shopping.

Can I take my newborn to the grocery store?

It’s best to have a full belly, for both you and your baby, before heading into the store. If you live a bit of a distance from the store, it may be easiest to feed your baby in your car before you go into the store. If you’re breastfeeding you can bring your breastfeeding pillow, if you use one, in your car.

What are the dimensions of a shopping cart seat?

Length:33 Inches. Width:20 1/2 Inches. Height:37 13/16 Inches.

Are baby shopping cart covers necessary?

A shopping cart cover is one way to keep germs and other harmful bacteria that could be lurking on a shopping cart handle away from your baby. As its name suggests, a shopping cart cover completely covers the cart handle and seat of the cart so your baby can teeth, drool, and slobber as she pleases.

How can I protect my baby from a shopping cart?

Protect baby or toddler from hot/cold surfaces of shopping carts and high chairs, while providing a germ free seating area. Attach baby’s pacifier or favorite toy with hook and loop straps. Features an integrated safety strap which keeps your baby or toddler secure and easily folds away into a built-in carry pouch.