25 Babywearing Costume Ideas (That won't make you look like a Racist Asshole)

It's that time of year again, when babywearers everywhere take to google and pinterest and innocently type "babywearing halloween costume" into all-knowing boxes, in hopes of incorporating their baby and their baby carrier into an adorable and/or hilarious halloween costume.Many of them, likely unknowingly, will settle on seemingly easy or authentic ideas that appropriate other races or cultures. (Don't know what cultural appropriation is? Start Here.) Ideas like "Indian and Papoose" (see also "Sacajawea" or "Pocahontas"), "Traditional African", "Eskimos", "Geisha and Dragon", or "Babushka Dolls" (alright, that one might be a stretch) will catch the eye of well-meaning white mothers all across America ....more

On Breastfeeding and Feminism

I kind of can't believe that I haven't already written about this, but alas, when The Boob Geek (who you should definitely like on facebook if you...more
Enjoyed reading this - lots of interesting points! Thank you!more

On Breastfeeding and Feminism

I kind of can't believe that I haven't already written about this, but alas, when The Boob Geek...more

Granola Strolla Kickstarter

The 30 Day Granola Strolla Kickstarter campaign is live! I'm happy to share this fundraising campaign for an exciting new product! Please read below to learn more about Granola Strolla, then contribute to their campaign and earn some sweet perks (the Swag Bag at the $25 level is awesome!) or share it with your friends!...more

#365feministselfie August

The month of August was a crazy one for me. Work was crazy, home was crazy, life was crazy. I was crazy ....more

On Depression and Suicide

Mental Illness, especially depression, especially depression as it relates to suicide, is a hot topic right now. The death of a beloved celebrity, nay, an icon of our time has shaken us. My hope for Robin Williams is that his tortured soul is finally at peace ....more

#365feministselfie July

July was a busy month! We kicked it off with a family vacation that included a lovely 4 days at the lake and a chaotic garage sale. Summer is finally in full swing (just in time to be almost over, it seems) and we are doing our best to get the most out of the sunshine and warmth ....more

Woven Wrap Review: Yaro Slings Turtle

Wrap: Yaro Slings Turtle BrownCarry: Double HammockBaby: Not mine- 15 months, 20 pounds It's no secret that I love babywearing. Beyond the function and convenience of being able to carry children hands-free, it has become a hobby and a passion of mine. Part of that passion is promoting affordable, accessible babywearing, because as beautiful as pretty piles of fluffy wraps are, the non-collector, non-hobbyist, non-wealthy babywearer is typically looking for something that gets the job done at the right price ....more

18 Months

Dear Canon,As of Friday, you're an 18 month old. At least, I think so. If my math is right ....more

#365feministselfie June

This has been a really hard month. Like, really...more