Emergency Babywearing

Anytime you leave your house without a carrier, you will end up wishing you’d brought it along. Babywearing Code §104, §107(n). And when times get desperate… it’s important to learn some solid emergency babywearing techniques.  Here’s our VP of Outreach and Master Babywearing Educator, Pencil, wearing her little in a pair of yoga pants! #likeaboss So […]

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MMM: Meet our Lead Educator, Leigh Anne!

One of the most visible leaders in our organization is Leigh Anne. She’s been with the organization since the time it started and people remember being helped by Leigh Anne because of her effortless teaching style and approachability. We are THRILLED to have Leigh Anne as our Lead Educator.  Not only is she a babywearing genius […]

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MMM– Autumn, Madam President

  Our beloved President has really dedicated so much of her time and energy to this organization.  We would not be here today if Autumn had not been able to build upon and grow from an awesome foundation in the last year and a half.  Truth be told, I’ve been looking forward to this post […]

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That baby looks great on you, Daddy!

We’re super excited to continue our Babywearing 102 Series with the help of our educational blogger, Katie! She recently wrote a post about Water Wearing and we’ve got another great post from her today.  Enjoy! Few things make our hearts swoon like daddies wearing babies! In honor of Father’s Day this month, we’ll be highlighting some […]

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Water Wearing

The VERY FIRST carrier I borrowed from the lending library was a water wrap and I proudly wore my weeks-old baby over my postpartum belly in a centered Poppins!  I was desperate to keep things as normal as possible for my four year-old who suddenly wasn’t the only child anymore and “normal” meant being at […]

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When Action Shots make me cry OR The #NoActionShot Post

Love it or hate it, nothing shows off a carrier like an action shot. Keep your flat and stash shots, babywearers, there is NOTHING like a smiley baby snuggled up in a carrier… in action!   I LOVE action shots so much that I researched how to take the best babywearing selfie and then wrote […]

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Warm Weather Wearing

Baby it’s… HOT outside! In my hometown, it snowed less than two weeks ago. Here in beautiful central Texas, temperatures are already reaching into the 90s and it is barely May! Each year at this time, we start to get a lot of questions about babywearing in the heat. Keep in mind that when you […]

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Hey Baby(wearer), you can drive my… membership!!! (what does that even mean??) aka A VERY important announcement.

Hello, Babywearers!!  It is once again time for the most spirited FUNdraiser of the year, our BWI Membership Drive!  And although traditionally March is the month of “madness,” we here at BWI Austin are going to level up by bringing the INSANITAAAAY…to May!  Get ready! Starting May 1st, we are beginning our Membership Drive. Technically, […]

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The Big Baby Bash aka We’re Doing a Giveaway!!!

Back when dinosaurs roamed and I was about to give birth to my first child, I read seven parenting books.  You remember books, right?  They’re paper, they smell nice, are bathtub safe (relatively), and contain lots of information?  Four years later, preparing for my second baby could not have been anymore different.  It was all […]

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Toddlerwearing

So… you’ve taken our scientific test and found out that the baby you are wearing is actually… a toddler.  The first step is admitting you are wearing a toddler. It’s a big deal.  Congratulate yourself.  BUT… don’t pack up the babywearing just yet! Lori, our VP of Education is here to teach us the toddler-wearing […]

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