#WhyWeWear: Family Edition “Gimme that baby!” my mother would shout the minute she stepped into our house when Lucas was first born. She would proceed to be a baby hog for the remainder of her visit, and that never bothered me in the slightest, not only because Lucas was being cared for and loved… Continue reading Líllébaby Costume Contest and Giveaway!
# I remember the first time I used Twitter. I was so confused. I’d never felt so old. I asked my students to explain to me “the point” of it all. Why use hashtags? Are they like secret jokes? Is this a filing system? Who is clicking on these and why? How is Twitter different… Continue reading 5 Things Everyone Wants
The most commonly seen and marketed style of baby carrier is a soft structured carrier (SSC). Patterned after backpacks, the shoulder and waist straps are usually padded, and they have buckles. Each brand of carrier varies greatly in many aspects like back lengths, seat widths, back widths, fabric, belt strap styles, padding, and colors/prints. Quality… Continue reading Daddy’s Favorite Carrier: Soft Structured Carriers
Having access to your hands is entirely underrated until you have a kid, and then you realize how often you use your hands for things like getting dressed or blowing your nose or eating food. You know, crazy luxuries like that. Once you discover the marvelous convenience that is babywearing, you regain access to the… Continue reading Oh, the Places You’ll Babywear!
Babywearing: you either love it or you don’t. From the experience I’ve had working retail with baby carriers, most moms who came in with negative attitudes regarding babywearing had purchased a carrier that was very uncomfortable for them to wear. Their babies “didn’t like it at all and wouldn’t even stay in it” and often… Continue reading Safely Snuggle