Maximizing the Conference: A Guide for Extroverts

So, as you know, some of our team is getting ready to go to The International Babywearing Conference in Atlanta, Georgia this week!! Lots of babywearers are and in anticipation, Laura Brown from Mamabird Postpartum and Ergo wrote a piece that helps introverts get the most out of their conference experience. The truth is that […]

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So You Want to Wrap a Toddler

So You Want to Wrap a Toddler Written by Sarah, edit and format by Marie        Babywearing. The name itself almost implies an early expiration date on your carrying days. But, if you are anything like me, you may have foggily cruised past that one year mark, woken up one morning (at, say, 5am?) to […]

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Wrapped in Cloth – The (almost) Definitive Guide to Wrapping

Wrapping. Wrapping eluded me in my babywearing career for a VERY long time. With my first kid almost 9 years ago, we could have easily made one of those parody, viral wrapping videos currently floating around Facebook. Only it wouldn’t have been a parody. While we did eventually master front wrapping, back wrapping largely confounded […]

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1-on-1 Carrier Workshop – 20 Minutes to Improved Babywearing

Our meetings can be big, bustling places. And perhaps the monthly meeting times don’t match up with your schedule. Or maybe you just want a quieter setting to be able to concentrate on learning something new. If you’ve ever wished you could schedule an appointment with one of our educators for babywearing help, here is […]

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Get us to Georgia GIVEAWAY!!!!!

Are you ready for a BIG giveaway? As part of our Project: Keep Austin Babywearing in Atlanta fundraising campaign, we’ll be presenting not one but THREE amazing prizes with 15+ chances to win! Every entry helps support our volunteers in their mission to attend the International Babywearing Conference in Atlanta, Georgia on July 13-17. This giveaway is open to residents of the […]

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Keep Austin Babywearing in Atlanta

Every two years, an extraordinary babywearing event takes place. Hundreds of babywearing educators and enthusiasts from all over the country and world will descend upon a single location and gather for four days of sharing our passion for babywearing with each other.  This year, the International Babywearing Conference will take place from July 14-17th in Atlanta, Georgia. […]

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1-on-1 Carrier Workshop – 20 Minutes to Improved Babywearing

  Are you new to the world of babywearing, or perhaps looking to master a more advanced carry? We have the PERFECT opportunity for you to do just that! Babywearing International of Greater Austin will be hosting a carrier workshop on July 9th, 2016 at BabyEarth (http://www.babyearth.com) following our monthly meeting. You’ll have the opportunity to reserve a time […]

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The Big Baby Bash Preview – and a BIG GIVEAWAY!!!

When I first became a parent (almost 9 years ago *gasp*) everyone talked about the importance of having the right tools in my toolbox. These were tools that I could turn to in order to make baby and toddlerhood more manageable or enhance our lives. The right tools were the tried and true things (and people!) that I could rely […]

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Babywearing Fashionista – A Guide to Accessories

As babywearers, we are always enthusiastic about finding solutions to make life easier with little ones. Babywearing provides us with a way to free our hands and continue to keep our babies close while meeting their (and our) needs! Once you’ve discovered which carrier provides the best fit for your family, you may find that […]

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Ah-MAY-zing Mei Tais

This month we’re so excited to discuss all things about the mei tai! The mei tai (pronounced May-Tie) is a highly versatile carrier excellent for infants to toddlers and beyond. I have a deep, enduring love for the mei tai as it was one of the first baby carriers I ever owned way back in […]

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