by Boston Parents Paper
THE TOP 5
• Buttons and Bows, Acton
• GoodHearts Children’s Shop, Reading
• Hip Baby Gear, Marblehead
• Magic Beans, Multiple Locations
• Tadpole, Boston
If you’re looking for a baby shower or child’s birthday gift, start here. Magic Beans has a wonderful selection of baby gifts and gear, including modern nursery furniture, strollers and car seats, as well as fabulous toys. You’ll also find a friendly staff to help you, as well as a play space and activities to amuse your youngest shoppers. “Customer service is at the center of our universe,” according to Magic Beans. This is likely why the retailer, with stores in Boston, Cambridge and Brookline, is a double-winning Family Favorite for the third year in a row.