Remember how I told you there would be an upcoming review from Joovy? Well, well, well. Now is the time. First I have to take you back to the beginning of May… If you follow us at all on Facebook then you will remember that we were vacationing in WDW at that time. (Yes, we busted Banjo out of school to hit Disney before the crowds got crazy.) Joovy sent us theBabaSling before we left on our trip.
I’ve always liked to do the whole baby wearing thing, so was ecstatic to take it with us on our pre summer vacation. Plus, theBabaSling is uber chic looking, so I’d be styling. But then I got to thinking that I wouldn’t use it all that much, because we were after all taking our Joovy Caboose stroller. Cache would just sleep in the main seat of the stroller, Ruby would sit/stand on the platform, and Banjo would walk. That was the plan. And all went according to plan…
For about half of our first day in the magical world of mouse.
At first all was right in the world. Baby Cache just road along sleeping, Ruby was more entertained by jumping off of her seat on the “train” and running around before getting back “all aboard”, and Banjo was quite content to walk along with his cousins. Then EVERYTHING deviated from the plan!
Ruby became a hot mess and didn’t want to ride on the platform any longer.
She wanted to SLEEP.
Need I remind you that this was our very first day in the most magical kingdom on earth? And Banjo? Well, he grew tired of walking. He grew tired very fast.
What happened? Where did we go wrong? Well, for starters we should have purchased a Joovy Big Caboose Triple stroller before heading Orlando. That would have been the solution. However already being in Florida when we made this discovery… We didn’t have that option. We will definitely know for next time. But since I had the handy, dandy BabaSling all was right again in the world!
The hammock style of the sling was perfect for carrying tiny Cache and the comfort padding… perfect for my bum shoulder. The shoulder I’ve had surgery on twice and I’m now a candidate for a total shoulder replacement. What? I’ve never told you about that before? Yeah. Remind me to tell you sometime all about my shoulder problem. ;)
This sling carried Cache all over the parks.
He was able to meet all the characters just like the big kids.
Can you believe that Stitch actually sports a Dandy Giveaway logo??? ;)
TheBabaSling comes in sooooo many beautiful and vibrant colors.
As you can see from our vacation photos we have it in Scarlet Red. I can’t tell you how many compliments I received on it while at WDW. Too many to count. One stranger just came up to me to say, “That’s a nice looking sling!” Why, yes. Yes it is. :)
Since Disney I’ve been using the BabaSling all over the place. Particularly on the 4th of July at the lake.
It was a long day. The BabaSling put Cache right to sleep.
It’s my hero.
*This posting and review are sponsored by Joovy, but all opinions are strictly my own.