Statement in Support of New East Asian Baby Carrier Naming Conventions

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Babywearing International supports the movement to stop the erasure of East Asian traditional carriers and to use the recommended naming conventions, including not abbreviated or appropriating the names of podaegis, onbuhimos, and meh/bei dais. We believe that whitewashing the origins … Continued

National Volunteer Week 2016: Chrissie Riese

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On day three of National Volunteer Week 2016, we are going to celebrate and thank someone who is passionate about babywearing and outreach. Today we are featuring Chrissie Riese from Babywearing International of Hampton Roads. Chrissie was nominated by Jade … Continued

National Volunteer Week 2016 : Outstanding Volunteer Lauren Maynard

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Volunteers with Babywearing International are committed to bringing babywearing support and education to caregivers, not just through online support, meetings, and Lending Library events, but also through dedicated outreach efforts into their local communities.  Community outreach is a forte for … Continued

Educator to Educator: Crossing the straps of an SSC

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It is no secret that I love Soft Structured Carries (SSCs). For my seat-popping babies, SSCs made those tough parenting days a tiny bit easier. All SSCs have slightly different features -which is great as that means they can work for … Continued