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NICU Graduation Gifts

NICU Graduation Gifts

Do you have a loved one that is getting ready to bring a baby home from the NICU? You may ask yourself what you can get them and their baby to celebrate this amazing time. Bringing a baby home from the NICU may look different from when a baby comes home right away with parents. Their baby may have had a short NICU stay or a lengthy one. When first coming home, the baby will probably need extra care and attention. It can feel good to search for gift ideas that help new parents welcome home their baby.
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Help! My Baby Doesn’t Like Carriers: Tips for Happier Babywearing

Help! My Baby Doesn’t Like Carriers: Tips for Happier Babywearing

You have read up on the many benefits of babywearing. Your seasoned mom pals warned you how your baby will always want to be held. You researched hip healthy carriers and picked the best one for you and baby’s comfort. But for some reason, what you envisioned being a cuddle fest of bonding and multitasking is, in reality, a baby screaming fest with you bouncing, swaying and getting nothing done.

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Thanks, Good Housekeeping Scientist, Editors and Parents!

Thanks, Good Housekeeping Scientist, Editors and Parents!

Boppy Anywhere Nursing Pillow Gets Awarded Good Housekeeping’s 2021 Parenting Award


We are honored to share that Good Housekeeping recognizes the new Boppy Anywhere Nursing Pillow with the 2021 Parenting Award. Scientists, editors and real parents evaluated hundreds of products and awarded the Boppy Anywhere Nursing Pillow as a “stellar caregiver support” product for practical postpartum care.

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Celebrate International Babywearing Week: Babywearing 101

Celebrate International Babywearing Week: Babywearing 101

Experts agree, babywearing has so many benefits for both caregivers and the baby, it’s no wonder that we see more and more parents, grandparents, and sitters using baby carriers. Some of the benefits include regulating the baby’s temperature and heart rate, bonding more with the baby, helping the baby be less fussy, and improved cognitive function. For the parents, it offers convenience, reduces postpartum depression, and makes exercising easier.  
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How to Use Your Boppy® Products After Your Baby Outgrows Them

How to Use Your Boppy® Products After Your Baby Outgrows Them

It takes a lot of stuff to raise a baby and after baby outgrows something you are left with the question, “That was great. What do I do with it now?”

Our Boppy community has been sharing the ways they keep the #BoppyLove going with alternative uses for their Boppy products when baby is done with them. Here are some of our favorites!

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Part 4: How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever—BONDING

Part 4: How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever—BONDING

After birth, your partner may have some energy for a while, but they will soon be exhausted! While they rest, it’s the perfect time to bond with the latest member of the family. 
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Part 3: How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever—PARTNER- AND SELF-CARE

Part 3: How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever—PARTNER- AND SELF-CARE

Part 3 of our Birthing Partner blog series in now live. Read on and learn how to implement best practices for YOUR self care during labor and delivery, so you are in great, well-rested shape to be a supportive partner during those early days and late nights.
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Part 2: How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever — Part 2: COMMUNICATION

Part 2: How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever — Part 2: COMMUNICATION

Continue on in our 4 part series on How to Be The Best Birthing Partner Ever. This week's post is all about communication.
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Our Favorite Boppy Products for Summer Outings

Our Favorite Boppy Products for Summer Outings

From Boppy products that will keep you and baby cool in the summer heat, to tips for making summer outings a breeze, here are our favorite Boppy products that offer sun protection, breathability, and on-the-go functionality to make summer outings easier for you and baby.
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How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever — Part 1: PREPARATION

How to be the BEST Birthing Partner Ever — Part 1: PREPARATION

Birth is an intense and magical adventure. No matter the outcome, it will change your life forever, always keep you on your toes, and lead you to a constant state of discovery of yourself and the world around you. By now, your partner may have already picked up your nursing pillow, carrier, and a bunch of other products you didn’t know you’d need, and are preparing to give birth! But birth is not just a thing a pregnant person does. Birthing partners are just as important in creating the positive memories we all hope to have surrounding the births of our children.
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June is Safety Month: Let’s work together to increase safety!

At Boppy we put safety first and work to ensure you are using your Boppy product(s) correctly and confidently…because there are enough unknowns in parenting!

In honor of June Safety month, we are adding to our safe-use communication and need your help! We invite parents and caregivers to take and share the Boppy Pledge. Our goal is to reach as many caregivers as possible by the end of June Safety Month.

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Ask a Doula: FAQs

Ask a Doula: FAQs

If you’re pregnant or trying to become pregnant, you’ve probably heard the term “doula.” You know it has something to do with having a baby, but it’s not a common word for most people. We’ve collected questions from you as well as included some FAQs to help you decide if a doula is right for you! Boppy sat down with certified doula, breastfeeding counselor, and birth educator, Ashley Blankenship to get your questions answered!
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