Baba+Boo Blog

You are not a to do list

You are not a to do list

A chat with my neighbour on the school run gave me an unexpected life lesson. I am not a to do list.

Ways you can help new to reusable nappies anxiety

Ways you can help new to reusable nappies anxiety

Starting any new habit or changing lifestyle can feel overwhelming. Never mind when you are pregnant or a new parent. Switching to reusable nappies or just trying to learn about them for the first time is daunting. Especially if they google 'reusable nappies'. Here's how you, as a reusable nappy parent, can help make it seem as simple as it is.

You are never too small to change the world

You are never too small to change the world

There is a growing body of evidence that connection and generosity are proven to be as healthy for us as physical exercise. Helping others creates endorphins that give us a high. It even has a name - the helpers high. Here are 10 ways you can experience a bit of that high!

Our top tips to getting your reusable nappies dry in winter

Our top tips to getting your reusable nappies dry in winter

Drying your cloth nappies in winter can sometimes feel like painting the Forth Road Bridge - never ending. Our top tips take the hassle (and time) out of getting your inserts dry.

Christmas traditions to start with your baby

Christmas traditions to start with your baby

Christmas traditions are what make Christmas feel special. The small rituals you start are a gift of nostalgia. A gift that lasts a lifetime. Here are some ideas of little traditions you can start to fill up your family's senses as you celebrate this festive season.

How to make paper snowflakes

How to make paper snowflakes

It is that time of year when there is more and more packaging and paper building up. Before it heads into the recycling why not give it an extra le...

Our December Not To Do List

Our December Not To Do List

December brings a sackful for overwhelm and guilt for parents. It is full of lists of things you should be doing - from visiting Santa to the night...

How reusable wipes can clean your conscience and your baby's bum

How reusable wipes can clean your conscience and your baby's bum

Reusable wipes are one of the easiest ways into leading a more sustainable life as a parent. 

Your influence runs deeper than you know

Your influence runs deeper than you know

This week I discovered that at Baba+Boo our ‘Just One Nappy’ approach is something that is resonating across more than reusable nappies when my 10 year old announced at the dinner table that he has started his own campaign to make one small change in his school.

Clothee Break with illustrator Dawn Machell

Clothee Break with illustrator Dawn Machell

Dawn Machell is the genius children's illustrator and surface pattern designer behind the fantastic prints in the new Play collection. This collect...

The footprints you leave behind

The footprints you leave behind

As you approach potty training with your little ones, it is normal to feel sad. Sad because it feels like a momentous end of era and it marks the p...

Nappy Natter with Kerry from Baby Play at Home

Nappy Natter with Kerry from Baby Play at Home

Today have a natter with Kerry, an early years teacher who is passionate about the importance of play.  What was your favourite toy/ game to play ...