Why Our Moses Baskets are the Best Baby Crib Type

Moses baskets are considered bassinets, and if you’re expecting your first child and don’t know where to start, the decision of what type of baby crib to purchase can be overwhelming. There are so many options in the market today that it’s hard to tell which one will be most suitable for your family. However, there’s one baby crib type that outshines the rest in terms of safety, convenience, and affordability: the bassinet baby crib!

Point of View: You're pregnant and trying to decide if you should get one for your baby? Chances are, you’re confused about what to get as your baby’s crib type. There are so many options on the market, and you want to be sure you choose the right one since this will affect how your little one sleeps and how much space your baby needs to sleep comfortably. Look no further because our Moses baskets are the best choice you could make!


Why Use a Bassinet?

Bassinets are often seen as a crèche mainstay, but they're not just for newborns. They can be used for babies up to six months old, and there are a few reasons why you might want to consider using one.

First, they're a great way to get your baby used to sleeping in a crib. Second, they're perfect for co-sleeping, which is when you and your partner sleep with your baby in the same bed. (This is not recommended for all parents, so please consult with your pediatrician before doing this.)

Lastly, bassinets/ Moses baskets are super convenient because they're so small and lightweight. You can move them from room to room with ease, which is great if you need to keep an eye on your baby while you're doing other things around the house.


When to Use a Bassinet

Bassinets are a great choice for newborns, especially in the early months. They're cozy and small, which is perfect for a small baby. Plus, they're easy to move around, so you can take your little one from one room to another.

However, bassinets aren't just for the first few months; they can also be used as a bed for toddlers. That's because as your child grows, they'll start to outgrow their crib. A latter article showed how a bassinet can be a great way to ease the transition from crib to bed. So, when is the best time to use a bassinet? It really depends on your individual situation, but as a general rule, I would say that bassinets are best suited for newborns and toddlers. The general rule of thumb is when your baby starts to push up on their hands and knees, they're ready for the next step. It's really important to listen to your baby and watch their development. Some babies are ready for a big kid bed earlier than others. If you have any concerns, it's always best to talk to your pediatrician.

Why Our Moses Baskets Are the Best Choice

  1. Convenience

Our Moses baskets are small and convenient, so your child can be monitored in any room of the house. It's easy to move them from one room to another, which is great when you're juggling multiple activities around the house.

  1. Practicality

Bassinets / Moses baskets are much smaller and lighter than a regular crib. It’s easier to move from room to room, which makes it useful for travel, and its more secure. Our baskets often have higher sides that give parents relief when their babies start to roll.

  1. Safety

A Moses Basket is a great choice for baby's first bed because it offers so many safety features. It should be placed in the parent's bedroom so baby can sleep close by and be easily monitored. Additionally, their high sides, and most come with a mattress that is smaller than a standard crib mattress, further preventing baby from rolling out.

  1. Affordability

Those of you looking for a crib for your baby have no doubt learned that they're quite expensive. But of all the options available, a bassinet is by far the most affordable. That's because they're cheaper and come with fewer features. Though that doesn't mean they're any less important; because with the chemicals in the world today, our organic Moses baskets are the best bet since they are natural, durable, affordable and safe for your infant.

  1. Flexibility

Babies can be placed in a variety of places; including next to your bed, on the floor, or even outside, if you have a baby bassinet. They come in a variety of sizes and shapes, so you can find one that suits your needs.

Our shop has various Moses baskets to choose from, that are organic and 100% Authentic and ethically handmade by our weavers in Ghana (Fair Trade Program). Their natural material has bamboo-like robustness that provides long-lasting sustainability and durability. Easy to maintain and carry, providing maximum comfort to your little one. Your baby will thank you!

“Please note: This article is only informative and should be read as such. To seek professional advise kindly contact your pediatrician or The American Academy of Pediatrics.”