Thursday, March 13, 2014

Beco Soleil

Our lending library recently received this adorable new Beco Soleil with a fabulous accessory pack that includes an infant insert, alternate detachable hood, and drool pads. We're so grateful to the great people at Beco for this generous donation! 

The Soleil is a versatile, full-buckle carrier great for little ones ranging from 7 to 45 pounds. It allows for front, back, and hip carry positions offering great versatility and comfort for baby and wearer. The accessory bundle includes an infant insert with matching hood that easily snaps into place and a pair of drool pads to protect the carrier shoulder straps from little teeth.

For more info on the features of both the Beco Soleil and Beco Gemini, check out this great side by side comparison:

Saturday, March 1, 2014

March Meeting

Join us on Saturday, March 15th from 11am to 1pm for our monthly meeting at Baby Bump Academy located in the Piano Works Mall at: 

349 West Commercial Street, East Rochester, NY 14445

As always, our meetings are free and open to the public. We begin with a "Babywearing 101" overview followed by demos and help from our babywearing educators. Our lending library will be available for use at the meeting, and carriers can be checked out for monthly rentals by members.

Hope to see you there!

Friday, December 6, 2013

Ergo Baby Soft Structured Carrier (SSC)

The Ergo baby carrier is the all-in-one soft baby carrier that will assist you through all the stages of your baby's growth, and moves from front to hip to back position easily. Ergo baby carrier has an innovative design that makes wearing your baby comfortable for hours at a time, gives you the freedom to remain active and productive in your daily life, and holds your baby secure to your body so you are hands-free. Ergo baby carrier design supports a natural sitting position for babies, eliminating compression of the spine and hips that can be caused by unsupported suspension. The baby carrier also balances the baby's weight to parents' hips and shoulders, alleviating physical stress for the parent.

Located on Maui, Hawaii, Ergo baby has been designing and developing high quality and innovative babywearing products and accessories since 2003. As a family owned and operated company, Ergo baby is committed to educating parents about attachment parenting and babywearing. It is Ergo baby company mission to improve the way each new generation of babies are introduced into the world. The Ergo baby Carrier was developed by Karin Frost to use with her own son, who was born in 2001. Since then word of mouth has helped expand this single carrier design into a globally recognized family of baby carriers and accessories. The Ergo baby Carrier allows active parents to keep their baby safe and close, enabling them to recognize and respond to babys needs on demand. Ergo baby global team is dedicated to serving parents with integrity and a positive spirit.

Ergo baby carrier is for children 12lbs - 45lbs. Children 7lbs - 12lbs must use the Ergo baby Infant Insert. The baby carrier nor the infant insert should be used for children under albs. 

Ergo baby comes in a wide-variety of colors and patterns, and is available in a number of styles-

The Ergo baby Original (pictured w/ infant insert)- our lending library currently has one!

The Ergo baby Organic

The Ergo baby Sport

The Ergo baby Travel

For more info, please checkout the Ergo baby website!

Onya Baby Soft Structured Carrier (SSC)

Check this out! A soft structured carrier that you can use for front and back carries, and even as an impromptu baby seat... we LOVE that idea! The BWI of ROC lending library has an Onya Baby carrier. Have you tried one yet? 

Onya Baby makes award-winning soft-structured baby carriers that are comfortable, well-designed, and can be worn on your front or back. Each Onya Baby carrier incorporates an integrated chair harness, which allows you to quickly, easily and safely transform almost any adult chair into a safe seat for your baby. Onya Baby soft-structured baby carriers are great for your on-the-go family lifestyle. Onya Baby carriers have won the NAPPA Gold, Mom’s Choice Gold, Creative Child Gold and Parent Tested Parent Approved award for 2012 in the Parenting Resources competitions! Onya Baby, a family business, has been working four years to perfect a major step forward in the increasingly popular soft baby carrier market. Our carriers were developed by a mother who wanted to reduce the number of baby items caregivers have to carry around, while providing a durable, comfortable carrying solution for them and their babies.

Checkout the Onya Baby website for more info!

Safety First

December Meeting

oops! I meant to post this here awhile ago and I just got caught up in the busy Holiday season, so my apologies for that.

Our monthly meeting is Saturday, December 14th from 11am to 1pm.
Baby Bump Academy
Piano Works Plaza
349 West Commercial Street
East Rochester, NY 14445
For more info on all the wonderful classes and services offered at Baby Bump Academy, please click here.

View Larger Map Meetings are FREE and open to the public so please join us if you're curious about babywearing options, interested in building on your current knowledge, or just looking to socialize with other baby wearers!

Please try to arrive promptly as we review important safety info at the start of each meeting. Little ones, partners, grandparents, and other caregivers are always welcome.

Friday, October 4, 2013

International Babywearing Week 2013!!!!

So excited for all of the events next week... join us for a playdate, a family hike, and at the Public Market! Join us for one event or all of them, we hope to see lots of familiar faces and meet tons of new families. Check out the Facebook page for more info: IBW 2013 Event Info!

We'll also be announcing some other exciting news during the week : )