My Toddler Nap Hacks (Tips and Tricks For More Daytime Baby Sleep)

by Heatheron January 14,2014 in Baby_WearingBreastfeedingCo-SleepingGrowthHow-To TipsNatural Parenting Style

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  As I write this, my 18 month old daughter is taking a nice, long nap! Nap time is when I clean up the house for real and get work a bit of work done. Sometimes, ever-so-rarely, I crochet or read. My daughter has never been a stellar sleeper and in the past she tended […]

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Breastfeeding on Demand: a Cross-Cultural Perspective

by Nicholeon January 06,2014 in BreastfeedingHealth and WellnessHow-To TipsMommy Care

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I discovered the work of Gwen Dewar, Ph.D when ParentingScience.com covered her 2008 work on breastfeeding on demand, also known as “baby-led” and “on-cue” feeding. The basis of this practice is that baby, with the means they have developmentally at their disposal, initiates feedings with their mother. Feeding sessions begin with baby’s request and finishes when […]

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How I Use (and LOVE) a Great Stretchy Baby Wrap

by Heatheron December 18,2013 in Baby_WearingFamily JourneyHow-To TipsNatural Parenting Style

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I’m going to start by letting you in on a BIG secret: I LOVE Boba! No kidding? NO KIDDING! Ha ha, right? The truth is that this is the truth. I wouldn’t be working for the company in myriad capacities over the years along with making sure every dear friend I have gets their products if […]

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Adventures in Babywearing: Babywearing at Work

by Nicholeon October 08,2013 in Adventures In BabywearingBaby CarrierHow-To TipsMommy Success StoriesMoms Who InspireNatural Parenting Style

They are the mother and daughter babywearing powerhouse duo heard round the world: Licia Ronzulli and daughter, Victoria. Ronzulli, an elected Member of the European Parliament for Italy, brought Victoria to Parliament when she was just six weeks old back in September 2010. Rozulli was operating under European laws that allow for and protect women who […]

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Cooking & Babywearing: Safety First

by Bunmion March 28,2012 in Baby_WearingFamily JourneyHealth and WellnessHow-To TipsNatural Parenting Style

One of the main benefits of babywearing is that it allows caregivers to go about their daily routines while simultaneously caring for their children. A huge part of my life is cooking. Morning, afternoon, night and often late into the evening, you can find me stirring pots, soaking beans, and baking. Cooking is how I […]

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Cutest Baby Wrap Demo Ever

by Heatheron February 11,2012 in Baby CarrierBaby_WearingHow-To TipsNatural Parenting Style

Boba Baby Wrap Demo How-To Video

In this “how-to video”, one of our biggest little fans from Spain shows us how easy (and sweet) it is to put on a Boba Wrap. Enjoy the demo video, big and lil’ ones alike (‘cuz we just had to share it!)!

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The Baby Carrier and Public Transport: A Match Made in City Heaven

by Bunmion January 12,2012 in Baby_WearingHow-To TipsNatural Parenting Style

A few weeks ago I was traveling across Montreal with my kids by underground Metro and saw a mom doing her best to navigate the elevator-less system with a massive stroller. It took three adults to help her make it up to the platform. I can only imagine how her trip home would be! At […]

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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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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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How To Wear a Stretchy Baby Wrap via Mandy

by Heatheron November 10,2011 in Baby_WearingHow-To TipsMoms Who Inspire

A big thanks and two thumbs up to Mandy for her double-feature YouTube post on how to wear your baby in a wrap! She’s demonstrating the classic “love your baby” hold in the Boba Wrap (formerly known as the Boba Baby Wrap). Watch her quick vids for extra tips on wrapping and wearing.   Mandy […]

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