Baba+Boo Blog

The school run

The school run

It’s been an honour and a privilege. It’s what has kept me going when I found it hard to keep juggling running a business and a family. I forever be grateful for getting to hold little hands on the way to school every day. It’s been magic.

Let's ditch plastic...sort of

Let's ditch plastic...sort of

"It’s right that we question, it’s right that we reduce. But let’s not get caught in a plastic panic, to the detriment of our wider environment."

It's not right or wrong...it's just normal

It's not right or wrong...it's just normal

Why was changing a single use nappy so weird and complicated? Because it isn't our normal.

Single use plastic vs single use anything

Single use plastic vs single use anything

The issue with disposable wipes isn't so much that they are single use plastic. It's that they're single use.

You asked, we listened

You asked, we listened

The story of our new CSP collection, and the women who inspired us. 

This isn't about The Body Coach

This isn't about The Body Coach

We’ve been itching to tell you this one! It was the heady days of Reusable Nappy Fortnight. You were spreading the word far and wide about reusable...

Reusable Nappy Fortnight 2019: Please, be the Change

Reusable Nappy Fortnight 2019: Please, be the Change

Real Nappy Week 2018 was the spark, the catalyst, for a big change. 2019 is when we can make reusable nappies the new normal. And to make that change happen, we need you.

New to reusable nappies? There's a group for that.

New to reusable nappies? There's a group for that.

A new group with simple, uncomplicated mentoring and advice about reusable nappies.

A plea from a retailer: Please, will you stop buying so much?

A plea from a retailer: Please, will you stop buying so much?

I know, I’m a retailer. We’re meant to get you to buy MORE.  But this isn’t about sales figures, or profit margins, or market share. This is about looking my children in the eye and being able to say that I did everything I could to prevent a catastrophic environmental breakdown that will affect every aspect of their adult lives.

Ten books about the environment to enjoy with your little one

Ten books about the environment to enjoy with your little one

Ten inspiring books to enjoy with your little one, all included because of their environmental credentials.

Our Go Slow Collection

Our Go Slow Collection

Creating new prints and designs is my absolute favourite part of the job. But I sat down to do it a few months ago and it was a task, a chore. I’d...

The reusable rabbit hole

The reusable rabbit hole

A real life story of one simple switch that started a sustainable living snowball.