Tag: mei tai

Mimi Wraps Review

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I’ve always liked mei tais. I think they’re the perfect carrier for the casual wearer, and more than that, perfect for maybe-I’ll-be-carrying, not-so-quick-ups-and-downs. You can roll one up in a ball, stuff it in a bag, and take it hiking.…

DidyTai: You Need One.

If you only want one baby carrier, buy a mei tai. Yes, woven wraps will always have my heart, because I’m a fabric geek, and I love textiles, and I had a blanky as a little kid and I think…

You’re a Babywearer If …

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I’ve said before that I hate the word “babywearing” (thanks, Dr. Sears). But I hate the word “babywearer” more. The noun form makes me squicky, because when you start labeling people rather than actions – think “attachment parent” versus “co-sleeping”…

What Carrier’s Right For Me?

I get it: it’s hard to pick a baby carrier. There’s a lot of information out there, and it quickly gets overwhelming. Between the ergos and bjorns and don’t-face-forward and Mobys and something-called-a-ring-slings, your eyes glaze over and your brain…

Hot Weather Wearing

News flash: If you babywear in the summer, you are going to be hot. No, seriously. Everyone always asks “what’s the best wrap or carrier for hot summers? Humid summers? What will keep baby and I cool? What about solarveil/hemp/linen/mesh/cotton?”…