If your baby is growing out of her crib, but you're not ready to get an adult-sized bed for her, consider a toddler bed. These pint size beds are just the right size for special little someones. They're available in a variety of styles for boys and girls. Many also have matching toddler furniture available. A toddler bed is the perfect way of keeping her little while still giving in her plenty of "big girl" confidence.
Toddler Bed Types
Toddler Bed Options
Before choosing a toddler bed, make sure it is certified by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association. The JPMA evaluates children's products for safety. Also decide whether or not you want a bed with built-in safety rails. Although most beds offer this feature, some require purchasing side rails additionally. Some beds are considered all-in-one beds and allow a child to grow with the bed. With a little altering, these beds can be transformed into twin or full sized beds.
Every baby will love moving into his or her very own big kid bed. If it's time to move your baby into a "big girl's bed" but she's hardly a "big girl," a toddler bed is the way to go. Toddler beds are designed to sit close to the floor so it's easy for short legs to climb in and out of them. With so many beds to choose from, there's certain to be one that will complement a child's existing decor.