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Beautiful handmade slings

Beautiful handmade slings

I love love love babywearing. It keeps us closer and makes our everyday life easier – particularly when a trip to the City is unavoidable and we need to tackle buses, PATH trains, NYC subways and all the stairs in between. Now that Kamar is 20 months old I mostly use my Beco Butterfly 2 carrier … Continue reading

Saratoga Baby & Toddler Expo

Saratoga Baby & Toddler Expo

For the past month I have been caught up in the middle of sewing madness. Last week I drove 4 hours north to visit my friend Colleen (AKA the fabulous Saratoga Mama) and attended Saratoga Baby & Toddler Expo, which was my first expo ever. I had no idea what to expect. Let me tell you, … Continue reading

Let nature color your Easter eggs

Let nature color your Easter eggs

Easter can feel very … plastic – all the plastic eggs, plastic baskets, polyester bunnies – it can be a little too much sometimes. So if you like eco-friendly decoration you might like the idea of a completely natural way of dying your Easter eggs. Meet the natural dye: onion! It’s a traditional dying technique … Continue reading

Rub their faces organically

Rub their faces organically

We rub their faces, then their hands, and then their faces again. And just when you thought they were clean, it’s time to wipe their faces … again. It’s a never ending cycle. In case you didn’t get the memo, washcloths should be on your “things I need when the baby arrives” list. And you will … Continue reading