2012 Cribsie Award Nomination: Boba Carrier 3G
We’re thrilled to be nomiated for a 2012 Cribsie Award for Comfiest Way to Wear Your Baby. Boba Carrier 3G, the newest release of our popular soft-structured baby carrier, was nominated by fans near and far to make it into the finals for this annual online baby gear recognition event, and we’re honored! Thank […]
Top 10 Reasons to Use a Baby Carrier
1. With you is your baby’s favorite place to be. After nine months of being as close as can be your baby wants almost nothing else but to be with his or her mama. 2. Carriers make for easy nursing access. Baby and mama are ready for feeding or comforting at any […]
Win $380 In Prizes, Enter the My Favorite Baby Carrier Video Contest!
2011 was a great year for Boba! We consolidated our brands Boba and Sleepy Wrap, launched our new baby carrier the Boba Carrier 3G to awesome reviews, introduced the new Boba Pack, unveiled a whole new website, launched the Boba Blog, started the Boba Amassador Program, and saw huge growth and sharing in our online […]
NEW Organic Cotton Baby Wrap From Boba Has Arrived!
The Organic Boba Wrap is finally here! We’re excited to announce the arrival of our organic cotton baby wrap! These sumptuously soft stretchy baby wraps offer the same great comfort and support as our other Boba Wraps, which are made of 95% cotton and 5% spandex (for that famous Boba Wrap extra stretch/support factor), with […]
Why Choose an Organic Cotton Baby Carrier?
Conventionally grown “cotton fabric does not contain pesticide residues”, says the queen of green Debra Lynn Hadd. Pesticides and other chemicals wash out of your towels, your jeans and cloth diapers. And yes, the dye on your t-shirt is “color fast” – it is chemically stable. Contact with conventionally grown cotton fabric is not toxic […]
Top 10 Activities Benefited By Babywearing
It seems like every parent I know, myself included, is trying to get more out of their days, to stretch time to get it all in. Well, here at Boba, we have the secret that everyone has been looking for, and we are very glad to share. The secret is babywearing. Babywearing (using a baby […]
The “I Love Babywearing” Twitter Party This Week!
Come one, come all to the Boba “I Love Babywearing” Twitter Party this Thursday, January 19th at 9PMEST. We’ll be tweeting about all of the reasons we love wearing our little and not-so-little ones in baby carriers and baby wraps of all kinds. Has babywearing made a big difference in your life? Be sure to […]
The Baby Carrier and Public Transport: A Match Made in City Heaven
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 […]
A Response to The Dangers of “Crying it Out” by Darcia Navaraez
“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 […]
We’re In the Buzz Guide, We’re In the Buzz Guide (Sing With Us!)
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) […]