Bitybean Baby Carrier Giveaway

    We’re marching on with our extensive list of baby carrier reviews for The Great Babywearing Project.  Our most recent addition is the Bitybean Ultra-compact Carrier. “The Bitybean ultra compact baby carrier is THE smallest baby carrier I have found out there that still remains comfortable for both the child and the wearer.  It is about […]

    This Newborn Stuff is not for the Faint of Heart!

      Life with a newborn is not for the faint of heart.  And I mean that in more than one respect.  It’s exhausting, exhilarating, and takes super human strength.  Plus your heart is so full of love you simply feel like it will burst. Truth be told, there is no way to possibly prepare any mother […]

      12 Days of Gear Giveaways Day 8: Adventure Baby and Mama

        In case you just found us, make sure you check out all of our giveaways as we celebrate 12 Days of Gear Giveaways here on the blog.  They are only open for 72 hours so you don’t want to miss any! Having a baby and continuing to try to get out can be life-changing.  And not in […]

        Safe Babywearing Changes Lives

          As I prepare to have Baby #3 in just a couple of months now (or weeks, because it is more fun to count like that), I often reflect on how much baby wearing has allowed us to continue to get outside and move with our kids.  This baby, too, will be worn most of the […]

          Connecting Children to Nature through “Babywearing”

            Today’s post is on a topic that is near and dear to my heart personally, but something I don’t seem to write about near enough.  Maybe I shy away because I don’t want to discourage anyone from getting outside, no matter how they do it.  And that is the truth – if you are getting […]

            Pack Light, Pack Right for Travel

              Today we welcome Laura of Climb with Kids.  She has some great packing tips for families (which personally I can never get enough of!)  As always, please feel free to leave her some love in the comments! Avoid Overpacking Over packing for a trip (whether it be a day trip, a flight, or a car […]

              Celebrating with a BobaAir Giveaway!

                I am so excited and honored to be joining 19 others (around the world) as an Ambassador for Boba Baby Carriers.  Over the past few years, I have worn a number of brands and styles and can safely say that Boba is my favorite…hands down and across their entire line. You can find our previous […]

                Snuggle your Kids Penguin-Style (Kowalli New Release and Giveaway!)

                  That time of the year is coming (really, it is!) where the weather cools down and it is a constant battle to keep the kids (and you) warm. As much as I LOVE winter, I will freely admit it was a lot easier when I wasn’t dressing two others besides myself.  Besides the obvious issue […]

                  “How do YOU carry your kids?” Photo Contest

                    We wear our kids.  A lot.  Our soft structured carriers, back packs and strollers allow us to get out there and move.  We depend on them heavily. We also know that we are not the only ones!  We want to see how YOU carry your kids on YOUR backs!  Carrier? Backpack? Piggyback Rider? We’re doing […]

                    Comparing the “Big Name” Kid Carriers

                      Our very best response to how Deuter, Kelty, and Osprey Poco Kid Carriers Compare (links and video).