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Our staff is comprised of nurturing and enthusiastic parents like you that are deidcated to offering our customers everyday solutions to their child-rasing concerns. Instead of simply providing baby wearing solutions, Boba Family also wants to improve every facet of life for you and your kids with helpful advice.
Breastmilk: No Assembly Required
Nursing can take a little while to get the hang of as a new mom but I can not stress enough how much it pays off. Nursing my first child was hard at first because of how he was latching. It was painful for the first week but we figured it out and […]
Boston Moms Rock Babywearing Week With Huge Flash Mob
This afternoon, about 50 moms converged on downtown Boston in the biggest babywearing flash mob we’ve ever seen! In celebration of International Babywearing Week, organized by Boston Babywearers, and sponsored by Boba, these moms wore their children in baby wraps and soft structured baby carriers while dancing to their uniquely penned version of The Wheels […]
Where You Gonna Get That Baby Bird Costume Anyway?
I love handmade. I love local. Who doesn’t love a beautiful hand-knit sweater, a table carved from a tree in the woods behind your house by a neighbor down the street, a home cooked jar of blackberry preserves tied up with ribbon by your old Aunt Sue? No one, that’s who! But in this day […]
Babywearing: A Better Way to Move Through Life
Bringing your little one along for the ride is better for the both of you. Have you heard? Carried babies… Cry less. 43% less overall and 54% less during evening hours. 1 Are Healthier. They gain weight faster, have better motor skills, coordination, increased muscle tone, and sense of balance. 2, 5, 7 Get a […]
International Babywearing Week Is Here
Well, here we are smack-dab in the middle of International Babywearing Week! Now, we all know that there are an amazing 52 weeks of babywearing fabulousness every year, but when is #babywearing a trending topic on Twitter (well, okay, it’s not yet, but this is the week to change that!). Get in on the group […]
ABC Kids Expo – the Louisville Experience
The ABC Kids Expo is arguably one of the largest trade shows for baby and children’s products here in the US. Previously held in Las Vegas, NV each year, the show migrated clear over to Louisville, KY this year. Scheduled for September 2011, the timing was ideal to unveil all of the amazing changes we’d […]
Will You Watch Dr. Nancy Salgueiro’s Live Birth?
You’ve probably watched “A Baby Story” on TLC at one time or another. This show follows pregnant women through their birth and the first few days of life with their new baby. A sweet as this sounds, I don’t recommend this show to expecting women as, like any television show, the emphasis is on intense […]
Nine Reasons Not to Carry Your Baby Facing Out
Dr. Catherine Fowler of Australia, as reported by CBS.com in 2011, made a comment that parents who face their babies out are “cruel and selfish“. Actually for the record she said they were “inadvertantly cruel”. I am not here to judge you ladies and gentleman; a walk around the block with your baby in the […]
Breastfeeding in a Carrier: During the Boba Photoshoot
We had to get all of our gorgeous local Boulder moms together for a photo shoot to show you our dazzling and fun new prints. I chuckled to myself as all three models nursed in the carriers babies from three months to 22 months. They were all really doing it. And all discreetly. The […]
Top 10 Most Beautiful Lullabies
I’m a sucker for a good lullaby. A few years ago (um… eleven), I came across a CD of lullabies from around the world that can still calm me in an instant. I was in my mid-twenties and looking for a few soothing sleep-helpers amidst the roller-coaster experiences inherent in that age and my new […]