3 Things to Know About Baby Carriers: Babywearing Essentials

When looking & shopping for baby carriers, there are many styles to choose from. What carrier works best is different for each & every parent. All of them are unique in their own way & it is important to shop around. Just like a pair of jeans, every style & size are different because not one type or brand works for everyone. I have learned so much from babywearing & I have a few essential tips about finding one that is best for your family. Babywearing should always be fun, comfortable & something to look forward to! Find the carrier…

Weekend Events & Activities in the Pacific Northwest

This past weekend was full of love, quality time & remembering those who have served our country. With two or three days off, many people enjoyed it at local parks, events & memorials. The weather was beautiful here in the Pacific Northwest & there was no reason not to embrace it. I love to tell people Oregon has everything. The mountains, the beaches, wineries & the crazy weather. We have our big cities, but you also get that small town feel in every little place you stop. With the change of the seasons upon us, we can finally tuck away…

What Mother’s Day Taught Me About Family

We decided regardless of the Pacific Northwest weather, we were going to take our first zoo trip as a family on Mother’s Day. Rain, sunshine, or a little bit of both, we wanted to spend our quality time together that day with a special visit! The Oregon Zoo has been around for decades & it has really evolved recently. They have a wide variety of animals to see & exhibits to interact with. During the holidays, their Zoo Train is decorated & navigates through out the park to see all the wonderful displays & animals. One of the most…

My Weekend Event: BabyFest! NW! Baby Shower

This Mother’s Day weekend, I did something a bit different then my daily routine of managing the store front. My owner & I had the opportunity to participate in a huge event in Portland known as BabyFest! NW! The Biggest Baby Shower Event in the Northwest. The event consisted of hundreds of vendors, shops, small business owners & educators who were there to talk about all things baby & toddlers! You could find everything from babywearing to big gear, cloth diapers to cute, handmade outfits. They had workout classes going, raffles for strollers & tons of demonstrations! It was…