For the expectant mother, when considering the purchase of a new Baby Bassinet, or a Moses Basket, the first and foremost consideration is to make sure that the bassinet or Moses basket adhere to the strictest safety standards. That is the materials must be durable, and the construction comfortable.
For thousands of years, mothers have used the basket, not only as a bed for the sleeping baby, but to transport them. Many of us are familiar with the story of how the mother of Baby Moses used a basket to save the child from harm at the hands of the Egyptian Pharaoh. Mothers are always doing their very best to keep their offspring safe.
Today, mothers have a wide variety of Baby bassinets, and Moses baskets from which to choose. There are several manufacturers of bassinets mostly international, but there are also a number of well established and reputable bassinet manufacturers here in the United States.
Bassinets and Moses baskets come in a very wide range of designs, and colors, and prices ranging from $55.00 up to $5000.00. (yes $5000.00)
When considering the purchase of a bassinet, it would be wise to start by looking at the features that would be most desirable, and convenient for the parents. Is a stationary bassinet more ideal that a portable one? Should it be a free standing bassinet or a co-sleeper. There are also a number of bassinet models that have different features combined into one.
Don’t forget to think ahead. Is this your first baby. If you are planning on having more children you would be wise to consider a bassinet that will have a more enduring lifespan.
Another question the expectant mother might ask is “Should I buy a baby bassinet before the baby is born, or should I wait” These days it seems that most mothers will buy a bassinet before the birth of the baby. Many are fortunate enough to receive a gift of a baby bassinet as part of the Baby shower usually given by their co-workers or female friends and families. co sleeper bassinet for tall bed