Baba+Boo Blog

Helping to nurture more bookworms

Helping to nurture more bookworms

I was born a bookworm, my mum read to me whilst I was still wriggling around in her tummy and the love for books has never once left me. I love it when others love books too and it breaks my heart when I hear that kids are being denied access to reading which I why I think the charity the Book Trust is simply awesome....

Design a nappy and make us happy!

Design a nappy and make us happy!

The tenth nappy in The Ten Collection is a nappy that will be designed and named by one of our fans.  I know lots of you have amazing prints in your head. I know this because you’ve been telling me your design ideas for years and asking me to add them to our collections.  So here is your chance!

The story behind The Ten Collection

The story behind The Ten Collection

This collection is a personal one. It's a celebration of Baba+Boo being ten years old. A celebration of how far I have come personally and a celebration of you, my tribe.

Baba+Boo at 10 - our prints through time

Baba+Boo at 10 - our prints through time

We would love you to help to find our most popular prints from the past ten years. We've compiled a video of all our prints - there are over a hundred! Have a watch and let us know your favourite.

A personal opinion: We need to stop the chatter

A personal opinion: We need to stop the chatter

If we can halt this crazy path that’s taking reusables back to a place where the only parents who use them are selfless eco-warriors - then my job here is done.

Model Call - 9th October

We're looking for smiley, happy babies to take part in our next photo shoot. Your little one will need to be able to sit confidently...but not yet...

Tea towel testing (and why your PUL probably isn't problematic)

Tea towel testing (and why your PUL probably isn't problematic)

All these reusables with “failed PUL”? They’re fine. They’re usable, good quality nappies with many months and years of wear left in them. 

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.