Choosing the right baby carrier is like buying a new car, but, like, a Flinstone car you have to pedal yourself. There are dozens of different models with a multitude of features that claim to be the airbag that’ll save your parenting life. And then there’s the many bells and whistles that you never knew you wanted or needed until the salesmen sold you on it. Because moonroofs are actually life, right?
It’s no secret that I love a good baby carrier, and yes, I realize I probably need a hobby if trying out 6 different baby carriers is my idea of fun, BUT we’ll tackle that deep seeded issue later on. For now, I’ll lay out the pros and cons of some of the most popular baby carriers on the market right now. From mega SUVs to minimal Smart Car-sized carriers, there’s something for everyone to be comfortable baby-wearing those bowling ball babies of ours.