The Cults of the Carrier

Reaching back to our introductory post on baby products:

Let’s start with baby carriers, around which seem to have sprung up a series of cults. My wife shows me photos all the time of the closets of some of these religious devotees. I’m talking entire closets dedicated to the same damn baby carrier, just in a multitude of patterns and colors.  In my mind, matching a baby carrier to your shoes or underwear, every single day, is just about as necessary as intentionally stubbing your toe in the middle of the night on your way to prepare a four-course midnight snack for your cat. It just isn’t. And it appears I am not alone in thinking this is a strange phenomenon. Continue reading “The Cults of the Carrier”