The Blog

Categories

Today We Tried Making Friends

Posted by Colugo Staff on

Today We Tried Making Friends

On this week’s episode of our podcast Today We Tried Making Friends (iTunes, Spotify), Christy, Chief Parent Officer at Colugo, is joined by Renee Frojo, co-founder of Taavi, to chat about how to make friends when you’re pregnant or a new parent. From virtual classes to pre-natal yoga to suggested opening lines, Renee has great ideas to help overcome any anxiety you have about making the first move when it comes to making parent friends. In our 5 Fun Questions, she also shares some of the ways her family has been staying connected while staying home. Mentioned in this episode: Maybe You Should Talk to...

Read more →

Today We Tried Transitioning as a Parent

Posted by Colugo Staff on

Today We Tried Transitioning as a Parent

Each week on our podcast, Today We Tried (iTunes, Spotify), we talk about a big moment in parenthood. Realizing that affirming your own identity and pursuing happiness as a parent will also benefit your family is a big moment. In today’s episode, Today We Tried Transitioning as a Parent (iTunes, Spotify), Christy, Chief Parent Officer at Colugo, is joined by Jaime Lammers, a mental health counselor and transgender non-binary female who started their transition when their kids were 2 and 6 years old. Jamie shares what worked and what didn’t as they transitioned, including the importance of being open with their kids and of leaning into...

Read more →

Colugo turns 1 today, and we’re just getting started.

Posted by Colugo Staff on

Colugo turns 1 today, and we’re just getting started.

Cheers to 1 year! Before diving into our smash cake, we want to take a moment to thank you. Your support and trust throughout our first year have been incredible. As we head into year two, we’re even more committed to empowering and inspiring confidence in parents. Here’s a sneak peak at some of what we’ve planned: Continuing to always put parents first — We recently brought on a Chief Parent Officer to help us hear from more of you more quickly and to help build an even stronger community. Colugo was built to meet the needs of our new generation of parents,...

Read more →

Colugo Pride: Meet the Sterling-Little Family

Posted by Colugo Staff on

Colugo Pride: Meet the Sterling-Little Family

The Sterling-Little family is a proud LGBTQI family living in Brooklyn, New York. We partnered with Sara Lynn, Therese and Henrietta to launch our Pride Stroller and we wanted to share a little bit more about who they are.100% of profits from the sales of this stroller will be donated to an organization with a mission that we wholeheartedly believe in, the Family Equality Council. Can you tell us a bit about your work and your family? The three of us live in a cozy apartment in Brooklyn’s Clinton Hill neighborhood. We’ve been here for ten years, and welcomed Henrietta...

Read more →

Colugo Gives Back

Posted by Colugo Staff on

Colugo Gives Back

At Colugo, we are committed to supporting all parents. In 2019, we donated all profits from the sale of our limited-edition Pride Stroller to the Family Equality Council, and donated strollers to families at the border through Baby2Baby and Save the Children, and to Win. This February, we’ve partnered with 5 nonprofits that work every day to ensure that parents have the support and resources they need. We were honored to contribute to their work in a small way by donating carriers and strollers to help make the lives of the parents they serve a little easier. Below you’ll find information on each of our...

Read more →