Quoting NicoThunders:" Very well said. Another great option is a pod. It's similar to a mei tai, but only has straps coming ... [snip!] ... modern update as opposed to the traditional Japanese style). I <3 ours, it's comfy with my 16 month old and my 5 year old."
Quoting Mama*AtoZ:" I made a pod with wrap straps, still very comfy with my 38 lb kid and for whatever reason i find it much better than mei tai's."
Quoting NicoThunders:" What tutorial did you use? I'm going to convert my rasta ring sling into a pod, but I keep putting it off. Scary!!"
Quoting Mama*AtoZ:" It's definitely scary chopping a good/loved wrap fabric I did a trial run with some waste fabric ... [snip!] ... not used buckles before and it seems like a lot of work. DS will probably be finished being worn by the time i finish it lol"lol
Quoting The Inconspicuous Raccoon:" Do you have one? Do you use it? Does your baby like it? How much did it cost? Where did you get it? It ... [snip!] ... and I thought that having a Moby Wrap might allow me to get some things done while holding her, that way, we're both happy!"
Quoting NicoThunders:" lol I couldn't make a half buckle, no no no, lol. Props to all the mama's out there that do conversions, ... [snip!] ... a ruck, heh. But I need to sell my pod so I can buy a new shorty. THEN maybe I'll get up the guts to convert Rasta to a pod. "
Quoting Mama*AtoZ:" He wants down too quickly for it to be worth it, it's literally just one or two minutes he wants carried ... [snip!] ... super short carries i'm struggling with. I'm thinking about getting a stroller, but not even sure what for a big 3 year old.."
Quoting NicoThunders:" :/ What about a wagon? We got an awesome one at Harbor Freight. It was a lot cheaper than even walmart ... [snip!] ... than even walmart and kmart, lol (we got ours on sale for 49.99). http://www.harborfreight.com/bigfoot-panel-wagon-32826.html"
Quoting Mama*AtoZ:" How easy are they to pull around? My son would never sleep anywhere but on me or in my bed, he only ... [snip!] ... and i could sit in a book store or get coffee or something, so that's my other main reason for thinking about a stroller :p"It's a lot easier to wear em that's for sure, lol.