When Size Matters… (and doesn’t)

I never thought I’d say this… not in a million years… but, please don’t congratulate me on how thin I look. You don’t understand, my whole life I have struggled with issues of my weight and self-image. Although I’ve never considered myself fat, the message that I got as an adolescent and young adult was […]

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2015 — Year In Review

Hello from the other side… 2016!!  The hustle and bustle of the Holiday Season has passed and we are now almost a whole month into 2016, but before we go any further, I want to quickly talk about 2015.  It was a helluva year. To kind of give you and us an idea of the […]

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Babywearing is Selfish.

Yep, I went there. This post has been in my brain for a while and it could not have been titled anything else.  There will be an opportunity for you to log your official complaint; but before we go there, I am hoping you will hear me out. Sometimes, it really is all about me. […]

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When it’s over…

It’s been an emotional week here at Casa Soliz.  After going on a girls-only cruise with my college besties for five days, my Little Bit weaned and thus ended our two and a half year nursing relationship.  I tried to remember the last time I nursed her and whether I remembered it being the last […]

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A True Texas Toddler Trial

We do occasionally write carrier reviews here, but we have rules, people!  The way it works is that you send us a carrier you want reviewed, we get to keep it for our library, and it lives a happy life snuggling the babies of Central Texas. I write the review, the manufacturer gets zero input […]

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That time I thought I was wearing a baby, but wasn’t…

I always think I’m wearing a baby.  Mostly this baby… Isn’t she cute?  The reality of the situation is that although I THINK I am wearing that baby, I’m REALLY wearing this baby… And I know what you’re going to say, but I won’t hear the “T-word.”  Nope.  That is a BABY. But to help […]

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You go Girlfriend, Esq.

Making the round in babywearing circles is the story of Stacy Ehrisman-Mickle.  A self-employed attorney who is doing her thing and established her own firm.  She had a beautiful baby and expected to be able to take maternity leave.  Little did she know, the judge in the case would refuse to move a hearing that was […]

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Keep it Simple: 12 Reasons I love a Mei Tai

I Lurve a Mei Tai. And in my deep contemplative moments… I have tried to put my finger on exactly why. The answer is simple.  Mei Tais keep it simple.  Elegant it it’s simplicity, it is easy to use, clean, size, and wear.   So, I took that simple answer and (like only a lawyer would […]

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Lending Library FAQs

We are very proud of our lending library.  We have worked hard to have over 300 carriers available for you to rent.  By FUNdraising, winning online contests, shamelessly begging for donations, and being willing to rent out this blog, we are continuously building our library with the newest carriers while simultaneously meeting the growing demands […]

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Beyond Wearing Babies

What am I going to take away from this time? What will I have after I’ve “aged out” of babywearing? For most, you will have great memories, a strong bond with your babies, and maybe a legacy carrier that you want to keep in some way or another. But what I hope to leave this […]

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