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A Whopping 41 Reasons to Go Diaper Free with Elimination Communication, No Potty Training Required

by Elizabethon January 09,2012 in Child DevelopmentHealth and WellnessLearningNatural Parenting Style

  No, the babies just don’t pee all over the floor and on your couch.  No, it’s not just  for the mama with dreadlocks, or for obsessive compulsive personality types.  It’s as natural as listening and responding to your baby’s need to be held, fed, or consoled.  Although it takes a genius to see out […]

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A Response to The Dangers of “Crying it Out” by Darcia Navaraez

by Jillon January 06,2012 in Baby_WearingChild DevelopmentNatural Parenting StyleResearch

“Crying it out.” Just reading the words makes me shudder. The belief that babies can be spoiled by being given too much attention and care is just plain wrong. Babies do not need to be left to their own devices in order to learn how to sleep. There is a lot of information about why […]

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We’re In the Buzz Guide, We’re In the Buzz Guide (Sing With Us!)

by Heatheron January 05,2012 in Baby CarrierBoba NewsNatural Parenting Style

We’re just tickled by all the love coming our way for the Boba Carrier 3G! This latest edition of our soft-structured baby carrier is included in the just-released 2012 Stroller Traffic Buzz Guide as a hottest product launch of the year in the gear category (woohoo!) . Big thanks to StrollerTraffic.com Gear Guy Jamie Grayson (aka @TheBabyGuyNYC) […]

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Five Very Pinteresting Crafts for Kids

by Bunmion January 04,2012 in Family JourneyJust For Fun

If you love crafts and haven’t discovered Pinterst yet, please visit it today. The website is the perfect hub for families looking for their next exciting DIY or project. My girls love making messes in the kitchen with homemade playdough, paint, water & bubbles…whatever they can get their hands on. Giving them the tools to […]

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Significantly Reduce Breast Cancer Risk By Breastfeeding More Than Two Years

by Elizabethon January 02,2012 in BreastfeedingHealth and WellnessNatural Parenting Style

  In China, nursing a toddler is socially acceptable.  It is even perceived as desirable for a woman to nurse her baby for a long time.  A study published in the Journal of Epidemiology on lactating Chinese women shows a significant 50% reduction in risk of  developing breast cancer when a woman nurses for two […]

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Breastfeeding In a Baby Carrier is Easy and Discreet

by Heatheron December 29,2011 in Baby_WearingBreastfeedingHow-To TipsNatural Parenting StyleProducts

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Want to see video on how to breastfeed in a baby carrier? Here’s a video demonstration of nursing in the Boba Carrier 3G. You may also find this post full of tips from Boba founder Elizabeth Antunovic on Nursing in a Baby Carrier especially helpful! Want more how-to videos? Check out our library of short baby […]

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How to Co-Sleep / Bed-share / Sleep-share Safely and That Terrible Milwaukee Ad

by Heatheron December 27,2011 in Co-SleepingFamily JourneyHealth and WellnessNatural Parenting Style

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To start, I want to set the tone with this video interview with Dr. James McKenna on the biology of infant sleep: In October, one of our Boba writers and committed co-sleeping parent, Jill, described her experience of sleeping with her children and pointed out some very important benefits of co-sleeping in her post Co-sleeping: […]

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The Movie Babies: Parenting and Playfulness

by Elizabethon December 26,2011 in Family JourneyJust For Fun

I saw a picture today of a hairy camel smiling.  The little girl in front of him was smiling the same smile.  It reminded me of the little Mongolian boy on the movie Babies, when he first steps out of his Mongolian yurt.  The priceless smile, the crisp air, almost an innate understanding of the […]

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International Family Travel: Five Tips for a Bon Voyage

by Nicholeon December 22,2011 in Baby_WearingFamily JourneyTravel

Whether you were a solo traveler before, or just caught the traveling bug now that you have a family, traveling internationally as a family is both doable and enjoyable—trust me on this! Here are five quick tips on how to prepare ahead and get the most out of your family’s adventure. 1. Passports and Visas: […]

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Baby Carrier Front to Back Shimmy in Boba 3G

by Heatheron December 22,2011 in Baby_WearingHow-To TipsMoms Who Inspire

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“How do I go from front carrier to back carry in my soft-structured baby carrier?” you may ask? Well look no further! Boba fan Amanda (aka @BoulderMoms) and two of her sweet children put together this video The Baby Shimmy in the Boba featuring the Boba Carrier 3G to help you out! Thanks Amanda! And a special […]

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