Best Baby Buys 6-12 Months

1. Amber Teething Necklace–¬†Amber is a homeopathic remedy for pain and other ailments. Succinic acid from the amber is absorbed into the skin and acts as a natural¬†analgesic. I always had one on Eva (and now Damian), and I have to believe they help. We haven’t had any major teething […]

Best Baby Buys: 3-6 Months

Congratulations! You are out of the “fourth trimester.” Around three months, babies start to look and act more like babies, and less like little squishy blobs. Instead of eating and pooping all day long, babies add “play” to their repertoire. Their little minds begin to absorb¬†everything around them as they […]

How to Wear a Baby East African Style

Babywearing is huge is East Africa. Everywhere you go you will see mamas carrying babies, and sometimes even babies wearing babies. Babies are worn in beautiful, brilliantly colored kangas and kitenges. My daughter’s nanny and our dear friend Emmy first taught me how to wear her in a kanga. It […]