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Awards

2014 Family Choice AWARD   
     

Press

 

December 2015

Woombie Chosen as One of the Best Swaddles of 2015

 

The BabyList Best awards recently chose Woombie as one of the Best Swaddles of 2015!

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December 2015

50 Real Working Mum Survival Tips To Help You Stay Sane

 

Stats released by the Office of National Statistics have shown that only one in ten mothers are stay at home mums. The number of stay at home mums have dropped by a third in the past twenty years. With more mums than ever getting back to work and climbing the career ladder post baby, juggling families, life and work has become a tough routine. We offer to you the very best working mum hacks by mums doing it for themselves across the world.

Survival Tip #21: The Secret

“We are strong believers in The Secret – positive thinking,...

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September 2015

Woombie Featured in Pregnancy & Newborn!

 

Check out the Woombie Air in Roses and the Woombie Leggies on page 95 of the September issue!

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September 2015

Pregnancy & Newborn's Buyer's Guide Feature

 

Our Mod'Swad merino swaddle was featured in P&G's Buyer's Guide!

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May 2015

Woombie Featured on KKFX Morning Fox 11

 

Shelly Ehler of Showno.com, shares some of the hot products out there on the market for new moms - including the Woombie Air!

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April 2014

Pregnancy and Newborn Spring Registry Guide

 

Woombie was featured in Pregnancy & Newborn's Spring 2015 Registry Guide!

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April 2014

100 Baby Products We Couldn't Live Without!

 

#56 The Woombie

My second baby was a little Houdini — as much as he loved being swaddled, he loved working his way out of it. The Woombie ($27) was the only way I could keep him tightly wrapped and happy. It may look like a straight-jacket, but it truly comforted him and gave Mama a few extra minutes of sleep in those early days. — Rebecca Gruber, editorial director

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September 2014

Woombie Featured on Carolina & Co

 

Amanda Kinseth and Carolina & Co Live talk about some of their top favorite baby & kids products!

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August/September 2014

Woombie Featured in Baby & Kids Magazine's ABC Issue

 

Check us out on pg. 56 in the ABC Kids Expo Preview! The Woombie was designed by a registered nurse and Certified Infant Care Specialist...

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08/26/14

Huffington Post Parents Features Woombie

 

Woombie makes several organic items for little ones ranging from blankets to towels. Many babies like to sleep swaddled for the first couple of months so organic swaddling blankets may be a good choice to help keep your baby's environment toxin-free during the many hours babies spend sleeping...

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08/13/14

Fox 5 San Diego Features Woombie

 

On this edition of Mommy Daddy Handbook: Mommy's Favorite Things, (client name here) was featured as a mommy must-have!

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June, 2014

Belly Ballot featured Woombie

 

Belly Ballot, your number 1 source for making naming your baby more fun. Belly Ballot features weekly prizes for members and they chose to feature the Woombie Air!

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June, 2014

Feature in Pregnancy & Newborn's June - page 83

 

Woombie featured in Pregnancy & Newborn's June issue.

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June, 2014

Feature in Pregnancy & Newborn's June - page 26

 

Knot your average sleep gown. Simplify late-night diaper changes with a system that lets you quickly untwist and get to work.

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May, 2014

Palmetto Parent Magazine - Unique Mother's Day Gifts

 

Woombie Air, the first breathable baby swaddle that allows excess heat to escape, was a top gift pick for Mother's Day alongside some other innovative must-haves that moms love!

Read more in Palmetto Parent Magazine..


 

Mar 24, 2014

Connecticut Magazine: A Sleepless Baby Becomes Million-Dollar Business for Connecticut Mom

 

"Sleepless babies are a problem for nearly all new parents. Nights of rousing yourself to comfort your crying child can pile up, eventually putting you into a daze of fatigue that no number of 20-minute naps you squeeze in can dent.

One Connecticut mother turned her sleepless nights into a million-dollar idea, one that all parents can appreciate. The Woombie baby swaddle, a custom swaddle that gently hugs the baby’s shoulders and stomach but allows room for natural movement in the arms, legs and hips, is now used by more than half a million families worldwide..."

Read entire article by Kate Hartman from Connecticut Magazine


 

Mar 24, 2014

7 Baby Soothing Products: How to Calm a Fussy Baby

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Mar 24, 2014 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- It's a well-known fact that babies tend to cry a lot, usually for reasons like hunger, being tired, needing a diaper change, etc. Taking care of baby's needs normally does the trick, but sometimes parents can't always figure out what is causing baby to cry. It gets frustrating when nothing seems to be working to calm baby down, but the good news is, there are several products on the market today to help soothe colicky babies. FefisBaby is an online store created as a "one-stop" shop for parents to learn about and shop for baby s......

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Feb 28, 2014

The Best Baby Shower Gift Ideas that Moms Will Use Every Day

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Feb 28, 2014 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- If you're looking for a unique and useful baby shower gift for a new mom, think outside of the box for a gift that will really impress her. Mom-invented items make the best baby shower gifts because no one knows what moms really need better than actual moms! These products are tried and tested by real moms who've gone through the experience of raising kids and created items to make life a little easier for their fellow moms. Woombie inventor and mom of five, Karen Barski, shares this list of the best baby shower gift ideas that ......

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Feb 12, 2014

Join the Fight Against Heart Disease: The Hands Over Hearts Campaign Raises Awareness for American Heart Month

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Feb 12, 2014 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Heart disease is a leading cause of death for adults each year, with 1 out of every 4 deaths being related to heart disease. Unfortunately heart conditions don't just plague adults -- they affect infants and children as well. 9 babies out of 1,000 births will have some form of congenital heart disorder. Congenital heart defects (CHDs) are heart ailments that exist from birth, typically as a result of problems during heart development before birth. Heart defects can be mild or they can be very severe and they can increase one's r......

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Jan 31, 2014

Innovative Woombie Baby Swaddle is Winner of 2014 Family Choice Award

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Jan 31, 2014 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The Woombie baby swaddle, created by mom of five, 20-year RN and certified infant care specialist Karen Barski, is an award-winning swaddle that surrounds baby in warmth and comfort while allowing for the natural movement of arms, legs and hips. The innovative design does not pins baby's arms to the side like a traditional swaddle blanket does. The Woombie recreates the feeling felt in the womb prior to birth and promotes a more natural and restful sleep environment for infants resulting in longer periods of sleep. The swaddle i......

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Jan 14, 2014

Seven Ways to Be More Sanitary and Keep Germs Away from Children

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Jan 14, 2014 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Kids are prone to picking up germs from fellow classmates and friends, sharing things with others, and trying to touch everything in sight! Babies and toddlers are notorious for putting everything in their mouths and their underdeveloped immune systems make them more prone to catching colds and the flu. Karen Barski, mom of five, 19-year RN, and inventor of the Woombie baby swaddle, knows all too well how easy it is for kids to "catch a bug." Barski shares seven tips for keeping germs away from children and being more sanitary. ......

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Jan 02, 2014

Five Steps to Help Your Baby Sleep

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Jan 02, 2014 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Parents who have difficulty getting their little ones to fall asleep and stay asleep throughout the night have plenty of options to help their babies get the rest they need. The environment that baby sleeps in plays an important role in how comfortable baby is as well as what sleep garment baby wears. Finding the right sleep routine for your baby and sticking to it every night will also have a great impact on your baby's sleep. Woombie founder, mom of five, and certified infant care specialist, Karen Barski, shares these five st......

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Dec 27, 2013

Woombie Founder Karen Barski Joins National Board for Applaud Women Magazine

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Dec 27, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Karen Barski is a mom of five, 20-year nurse and a certified infant care specialist who works hard at identifying the needs of parents and babies to design innovative products like the Woombie baby swaddle. The one-of-a-kind baby swaddle has won 14 awards and counting for its design and innovation and is recommended by infant care experts for instituting successful sleep patterns in infants. The Woombie's success can be accredited to Karen's drive, ambition and creativity as a mom. Her inspiring story is encouraging women to pur......

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Dec 13, 2013

Eco-Friendly, Fashion-Forward Baby Swaddle "Wows" Parents

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Dec 13, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Mod'Swad is a beautiful, eco-friendly baby swaddle designed by the creator of the Woombie baby swaddle, Karen Barski. Mod'Swad baby swaddles are made for parents who want the most stylish and comfortable fashion accessories for baby and they make great gifts for any new parents. The swaddle helps babies sleep by providing them with the feeling of comfort, warmth and security recreating the womb environment while still allowing for natural mobility. Swaddling is used to prevent startle reflex in babies and it soothes them to slee......

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Dec 05, 2013

5 Baby Swaddle Designs That Will Wow You

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Dec 05, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Swaddling is the best way to soothe babies and make sure they sleep more peacefully throughout the night. It recreates the cozy womb environment that baby is so used to and keeps baby from waking up during the night due to startle reflex. It's important to know how to safely swaddle baby and know when it is time to make the transition out of swaddling. The Woombie baby swaddle is a safe and effective swaddle for babies and it's super easy for parents to use. It comes in a variety of styles and designs for different purposes. The......

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Nov 22, 2013

Woombie Baby Swaddle Offering Amazing Black Friday Deal

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Nov 22, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The Woombie has taken the world by storm and is a brand largely recognized by parents for its innovative baby swaddles and accessories. The Woombie was designed by Karen Barski, a mom of five, 19-year nurse and Certified Infant Care Specialist. Karen invented the unique swaddle concept for her own daughter Bella who had a strong startle reflex and had trouble falling and staying asleep as an infant. Woombie is celebrating the holidays by offering an amazing Black Friday deal. From November 28th through December 2nd, customers ca......

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Nov 15, 2013

Best Holiday Gift Ideas for Expecting Parents or New Parents

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Nov 15, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- With the holidays approaching you might be thinking about what to give to new parents or expecting parents that they won't already have. You want to choose a gift that it useful, memorable and safe for their new bundle of joy. There are plenty of unique products for parents of newborn infants and Woombie baby swaddle founder Karen Barski shares some of her favorite gift ideas for new and expecting parents. 1. Woombie Air Baby Swaddle The Woombie Air is the safest and most effective baby swaddle that requires no wrapping. It's ......

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November 8, 2013

Top 4 Products to Transition Baby from Swaddling

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Nov 8, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Most parents know all about the benefits of swaddling your baby. It promotes restful sleep in infants but for all babies there comes a time when swaddling must end. Maybe your baby isn't feeling comfortable in her swaddle anymore and keeps breaking free or maybe baby started rolling over. These are signs that it's time to start the transition out of the swaddle. These products are being used by parents to help ease the transition and get baby to sleep peacefully again. 1. Convertible Woombie The Convertible Woombie is just lik......

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October 27, 2013

Baby Safety Guide by Daily Mom

 

"...These mod swaddles are different than traditional swaddles in that they are stretchier and less restrictive but still give the feeling of security to your sleeping babe. Additionally, Woombie offers armed mod swaddles that are soft and comfortable and are perfect for those little ones who have outgrown a tight swaddle, but still need a security swaddle to nap...

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October 24, 2013

Mom Invents Million Dollar Blanket

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Oct 24, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Mom of five Karen Barski built her million-dollar business from scratch when her infant daughter Bella had issues sleeping and being swaddled. The 19-year nurse, infant sleep consultant, and certified newborn infant care specialist knows how important a baby's sleep schedule is for maintaining a balanced, happy family. She had to find a solution for Bella's startle reflex that kept causing her to unravel the swaddle blanket all night long every 15 minutes. The sleep-deprived mom used her determination and exhaustion to fuel her ......

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October 10, 2013

Customer Story Inspires Woombie to Launch Charity Initiative for Babies Suffering with Congenital Heart Defects

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Oct 10, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The Woombie baby swaddle, created by KB Designs, is proud to be launching a new charity initiative, the Hands Over Hearts Campaign with The Children's Heart Foundation. The Children's Heart Foundation is the leading national organization solely committed to congenital heart defects (CHDs) with the goal to bring health, hope and happiness to children and families impacted by CHD. KB Designs CEO Karen Barski was inspired to start this new charity after hearing the personal story of a Woombie customer, Deanna Serfass, who lost her ......

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October 10, 2013

Woombie To Sponsor Fairfield, CT Moms In Training Program By The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Oct 10, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- October is SIDS Awareness Month and parents are encouraged to learn more about the risk factors involved in SIDS and what steps they can take to prevent it. SIDS is defined as the death of an infant, less than 1 year of age that occurs suddenly and unexpectedly and cannot be explained after a thorough investigation is conducted. SIDS is the leading cause of infant death from one to twelve months old. When parents better understand the risks involved with SIDS, this can help to reduce future infant deaths. Karen Barski, mom inven......

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September 27, 2013

Woombie Featured by The Clueless Chick

 

"Today I had the pleasure of sharing my list of HOT Nursery & Newborn Must Haves! For a first time mom, setting up a nursery can seem a bit overwhelming with hundreds of products to choose from. So, as usual we have done the heavy lifting for you :-)

Here are some of the hottest new nursery and newborn must haves as well as new spins on some old favorites..."

Click here to read entire blog on The Clueless Chick.


 

September 27, 2013

Woombie Chosen as a Newborn Must Have - TV Feature (WNCN North Carolina

 

Woombie featured on TV by Jennifer Durbin, author of The Clueless Chick book series.

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September 26, 2013

Woombie To Sponsor Fairfield, CT Moms In Training Program By The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Sep 26, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is forming a new training program for mothers in the Fairfield, CT area who are looking to get in shape, meet other local moms, and raise money in the fight against cancer. The first program was held in New York City in 2012 where 55 moms came together to participate and raised over $70,000. The 9 week work-out program will be led by experienced coaches who are also moms and is open to women of all athletic abilities. The program aims to raise $20,000 this year so each participant is ask......

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September 12, 2013

5 Baby Sleep Safety Tips: Woombie Baby Swaddle Supports Baby Safety Month

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Sep 12, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- September is Baby Safety Month so it is a good time for parents to focus on making sure they are doing all they can to keep their babies safe and protected. Knowing that baby is safe and sound will give parents peace of mind, so creating a safe sleep environment for baby should be a number one priority. Karen Barski, mom inventor of the Woombie baby swaddle, 19-year RN, Certified Infant Care Specialist and mom of five, shares these important tips on baby sleep safety. 1. Keep crib empty It's important to keep cribs e......

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September 10, 2013

Woombie Baby Swaddle To Reveal Exciting New Products at the 2013 ABC Kids Expo (Booth 4701)

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Sep 10, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The Woombie baby swaddle will be back on display at this year's 2013 ABC Kids Expo from October 15-18 in Las Vegas, NV. The 14 award-winning Woombie has come to be considered one of the top swaddles for baby as it was designed to require no wrapping and allow for natural movement of the arms, legs and hips. Made from soft bebeflex(R) fabric to mimic the feeling of touch, warmth and cuddle, the mom/RN-invented swaddle recreates the womb environment which is important for calming baby and preventing flailing arms. Woombie wi......

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August 28, 2013

Woombie Baby Swaddle Announces the Hands Over Hearts Campaign with The Children's Heart Foundation

 

Trumbull, CT -- Aug 28, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Over the past six years, KB Designs -- creator of the unique Woombie baby swaddle -- has studied the sleep habits of thousands of babies worldwide. Through various methods of feedback and focus groups, they have discovered that the infants' most preferred and optimal hand/arm position when swaddling is over the heart! The Hands Over Hearts Campaign is intended to educate families and help babies sleep better and more safely. KB Designs is offering over 200 "Keep Calm and Woombie On" t-shirt options to help raise awareness. All pro......

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August 23, 2013

The Salty Kitchen Blog

 

"Woombie featured on The Salty Kitchen blog! Nicole says, “This has been a LIFESAVER for us. I cannot say enough good things about the Woombie."

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July 28, 2013

Coupon Hauls Woombie Review

 

"...To use the woombie simply place your baby on top of the woombie, insert their feet and cross their arms over their chest. Zip up the woombie and snap the top button. That’s it your done! No folding here or velcro to mess with. Your baby is now as snug as they were while in your womb..."

Read complete review here.


 

July 25, 2013

Give New Moms The Perfect Baby Shower Gift -- The Woombie Baby Swaddle

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Jul 25, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Want to get a new mom a baby shower gift that will wow her? The Woombie baby swaddle makes the perfect gift to help get moms and babies through the night. Swaddling keeps babies feeling safe and comfortable but with most blankets you face the problem of babies unraveling themselves and causing frustration for parents who have to rewrap baby again and again throughout the night. Not to mention the risks involved such as overheating or hip dysplasia from blankets wrapped too tightly. Parents love the Woombie because of its easy in......

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July 23, 2013

Woombie Air Review by Our Heart & Home

 

"...The Woombie prevents baby from working free from a traditional blanket swaddle but yet allows for natural movement of the arms and legs. I am a firm believer in swaddling and I have swaddled all of my babies for quite awhile and even had two that enjoyed swaddling to past three months. Swaddling offers newborns the secure feeling that they were accustomed to in the womb and allows for more peaceful sleep and a more secure and contented baby. And most of us know how much easier those first few weeks are when we have a calm and contented baby..."

Read complete review here.


 

July 17, 2013

New Breathable Nursing Cover - Celebrating Breastfeeding Awareness by Giving Moms Innovative Solutions

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Jul 17, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The unique Woombie baby swaddle was created by Karen Barski, mom of five, 19-year nurse and Certified Infant Care Specialist and Instructor. Most parents know about the comfort and benefits achieved from swaddling and Woombie makes it easy to keep your baby nice and snug and not have to worry about being up all night wrapping and rewrapping baby. The environmentally conscious brand manufactures all of its products in an eco-friendly factory and manner and uses no harsh chemicals or flame retardants. The Woombie brand is always e......

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July 10, 2013

Woombie Helps Over a Half Million Babies Get a Good Night's Sleep -- Safe, Effective Swaddle Invention

 

Bridgeport, CT -- Jul 10, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Woombie has helped over a half million babies (and parents) to date... and counting! Invented by Karen Barski - mom of five, a 19-year RN and Certified Infant Care Specialist - the Woombie baby swaddle provides the safest and most comfortable swaddle for baby. It requires no wrapping, is made with 4-way stretch fabric so baby can move naturally, has a two-way zipper for easy diaper/clothes changes, and the new design allows for excess heat to escape to prevent overheating. Woombie has won over 14 awards and is used by parents ac......

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July 2, 2013

Summer Favorites from Belly Ballot

 

"Woombie Air - These swaddles are tried and true. Woombie has come out with a new swaddle, which has a built in ventilation allowing excess heat to escape. Amazing! This is a great swaddle for the summer and I no longer have to worry about my baby getting too hot. The zipper allows greater ease for those middle of the night diapers changes. This is a fantastic swaddle, and securely calmed by baby from day 2..."

Read more on Belly Ballot's blog.


 

July, 2013

America Baby

 

The new Woombie Air, the first breathable swaddle is in the July 2013 issue of American Baby.

Visit http://www.parents.com/american-baby-magazine/.


 

June 20, 2013

New Ventilated Baby Swaddle -- Perfect for Summer so Babies Can Sleep Comfortably

 

New York -- Jun 20, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Karen Barski, mom of five and 19-year nurse, invented the Woombie baby swaddle in the middle of the night on her grandmother's sewing machine when her then newborn was not sleeping more than 15 minutes at a time. Her baby Bella would break out of every swaddle they tried due to a super startle reflex and mighty mouse strength. One sleepless night out of frustration and determinaton, Karen had an idea to create a solution that would help her baby sleep (and her and family too!). Now six years later, that one idea in the middle of the n......

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June 6, 2013

Woombie Showcases First Ventilated Baby Swaddle at PLUSH 2013 in LA (Booth #109)

 

New York -- Jun 06, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The 14-award winning Woombie baby swaddle is excited to showcase the new Woombie AirTM at PLUSH from June 7th -- 9th, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, Los Angeles. This cutting-edge swaddle design requires no wrapping and regulates baby's body temperature. Through patented technology, excess heat escapes to prevent overheating, a danger with the traditional swaddle blankets if wrapped too tightly or too thick. The Woombie Air is perfect for summer but can be used year round -- just dress and undress baby as needed underneath. ......

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May 28, 2013

The Bump Gives Woombie Air Two Thumbs Up

 

"For those of you who are struggling to put your newborn into a tight enough swaddle or find that your baby is sweating a lot in the flannel cloth that you’re using - there is a solution! The Old Fashioned Air-Wrap by Woombie. This product is 100% organic cotton, and breathable. Even a quick look at the Woombie and you can see the many little holes that will allow for air to circulate when you’ve got your little one snuggled in it..."

Read more on The Bump here.


 

May 22, 2013

Mom Builds Multi-Million Dollar Business by Solving a Parenting Problem

 

Trumbull, CT -- May 22, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Karen Barski - a mom of five from Trumbull, CT and 19-year nurse - built a multi-million dollar business from one idea to solve a parenting problem and her grandmother's sewing machine. Working from her dining room, then basement, then garage, to now having an entire warehouse, her invention is now sold in over 2,000 stores world-wide. How it all started...Her then newborn Bella was born 5 weeks early and due to her super startle reflex paired with mighty-mouse strength, she unraveled her swaddle within 15 minutes...ALL NIGHT LONG......

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May 14, 2013

Woombie Air Wrap has won the Coveted Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval

 

Trumbull, CT -- May 14, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Woombie is thrilled to announce that Old Fashioned Air WrapTM has been awarded the PTPA Winner's Seal of Approval. The Air Wrap is the first ventilated swaddle blanket that allows for excess heat to escape to regulate baby's body temperature while swaddled. The Air Wrap also has seven different uses: 1) swaddle blanket, 2) stroller cover to protect from elements, 3) cuddle blanket for toddlers, 4) burp cloth, 5) nursing cover, 6) light toddler blanket, 7) tummytime blanket. PTPA Media has North America's largest volunt......

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May 9, 2013

Mom Invents First Breathable Swaddle Blanket with 7 Different Uses

 

New York -- May 09, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Mom of five, nurse and Certified Infant Care Specialist & Instructor, Karen Barski, invented the first breathable and multi-purpose swaddle blanket. Swaddling has been around for hundreds of years to help calm babies and make them feel secure which can result in longer periods of sleep. Blankets too thick or layered, however, can cause overheating, which has been linked to SIDS so inspired by safety, Karen created an innovative venting system using True AirTM Technology to allow excess heat to escape when baby is swaddled. The Woo......

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April 9, 2013

New Eco'Friendly Baby Swaddle Line - High Fashion Plus Functionality

 

New York -- Apr 16, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Karen Barski, CEO and Founder of KB Designs and creator of the Woombie baby swaddle, is now offering a line of eco'friendly baby swaddles called Mod'Swad. Mod'Swad is an upscale, eco'friendly and functional baby swaddle made from beautiful organic fabrics including heathered bamboo, Muslin, Cotton and 100% Australian Merino Wool. Also, the new baby swaddle design has a fashionable knot to customize length as baby grows. Mod'Swad was designed based on the Woombie baby swaddle, which is Karen's pioneer concept. The unique peanut shaped ......

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April 9, 2013

New Swaddle Invention Eliminates Multiple Safety Concerns - 5 Tips to Safely Swaddle Baby

 

Fairfield , CT -- Apr 09, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Daycares around the country have started to ban swaddling since 2011 according to a recent swaddling article in The Huffington Post. Is swaddling really dangerous? Swaddle expert, Karen Barski (19 year RN, Certified Infant Care Specialist, mom of five, and inventor of the Woombie baby swaddle) discusses the key benefits of swaddling, known risks of traditional swaddle blankets, five safe swaddling tips every parent and caretaker should follow, and offers a unique swaddling solution that eliminates multiple safety con......

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April 3, 2013

Five Tips on How to Transition Babies from Swaddling to Arms-Free Sleep - By Swaddling Expert Karen Barski

 

Trumbull, CT -- Apr 03, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- As a mom of five, 19-year RN, Infant Care Specialist and inventor of the Woombie baby swaddle, Karen Barski often gets the question: "How do we wean our baby from swaddling?" This is often a bitter sweet time for parents who swaddle their babies; on one hand their little ones are beginning to role, but on the other hand they love swaddling so much (the parents and the babies) they don't want to stop! When baby begins to actively begin to roll, it may be time to say goodbye to swaddling. Karen Barski offer five tips on ......

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April 1, 2013

Million Dollar Blanket - Woombie Featured in The National Enquirer

 

The National Enquirer features Karen Barski, inventor of the Woombie telling the story of how she built a million dollar company by accident when she made a baby swaddle that solved a common parenting problem.

Read more on page 8 of The National Enquirer here.


 

March 7, 2013

Mommy Spotlight: Karen Barski of Woombie

 

“It’s been awhile since I last shared a Mommy Spotlight, and today, I’m featuring Tyckled Tales’ latest Mommy Spotlight with Karen Barski, founder of Woombie. Woombie is the original cocoon-like swaddle, recommended by doctors, nurses, doulas and countless moms and dads. Swaddling, which we’ve mentioned, is very instrumental during the 4th trimester (click here to read more).

Some parents, who struggle with traditional swaddlers, feel it may be too tiresome to keep having to rewrapp their babies, so the innovative Woombie has a zipper to zip up your baby snugly – keeping them comfortably warm and safe.

Woombie has 18 different swaddles for parents to choose from, and they have other juvenile products, including their most recent release of a new educational toy for toddlers, called Time IN Dolls.

In this Mommy Spotlight, Karen shares her personal journey as a mother of FIVE and as the creator behind Woombie…”

Read complete interview on Tyckled Tales, a mommy blog for parents.


 

March 6, 2013

Better CT: Teaching the Concept of Time to Kids with Time-In Dolls

 

Karen Barski, mom of five, 19-year nurse and mom'preneur, along with her husband, Stash Barski, visit Better CT studios to showcase their newest invention, the Time IN Dolls, a new educational toy that teaches kids the concept of time and patience in a fun, natural way!

Watch the Better CT TV video here.