April 27th, 2016 Sun Happens: 11 Picks and Tips for Baby-Safe UV Protection

NOTE: This is an updated version of a previously published blog post. By: Betsy Goldin Becker What is your family up to this spring and summer vacation? If your answer is any of the following: a) swimming  b) slurping snowballs c) attending outdoor festivals  d)picnicking at the park  or e) all of the above (lucky you!) […]

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November 6th, 2015 ZukaBaby + KINDRED Grand Opening in Metairie

Introducing the ZukaBaby + KINDRED Studios Modern Parenting Collective Grand Opening November 14 to Benefit the Fussy Baby Network New Orleans, La., November 4, 2015 — ZukaBaby, New Orleans’ premiere natural parenting boutique and KINDRED Studios, a modern parenting lifestyle studio are proud to announce their partnership, including both the Uptown studio at 5228 Magazine Street and […]

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January 26th, 2015 ZukaBaby opens new location with Mothering Lounge on WGNO

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January 9th, 2015 Grand Opening of Second Location

ZukaBaby Celebrates Grand Opening of Its Second Location Event to benefit the Greater New Orleans Breastfeeding Awareness Coalition   Metairie, LA (January 5, 2015) – ZukaBaby, a natural parenting boutique located in uptown New Orleans since 2009, is bringing cloth diapers, baby wearing, breastfeeding, natural toys, organic layette and more to Metairie! On Saturday, January […]

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December 18th, 2014 Gambit: ZukaBaby in 14 Winter Accessories for Kids

14 winter accessories for kids  Keep kids warm and cozy with hats and gloves they’ll love to wear 3 of our favorite winter digs were featured in Gambit this December. Babee Greens Always a crowd favorite for it’s ultra cozy and luxurious feel Babee Greens was selected. This cute crimson and beige hat is perfect […]


August 5th, 2014 Gambit: Babywearing and Eco-Toys in Cue Kids!

ZukaBaby owner Erin Reho Pelias and Melissa Bees of our favorite toy service Little Pnuts are interviewed in this Gambit article on choosing organic toys.   Check it out! Erin and ZukaBaby employee Jen Fultz explain babywearing 101 and how to find a great carrier for you and your sweet baby.  

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June 6th, 2014 Green Nattie’s Winner…3 Years in a Row

Life City has recruited some of New Orleans’s favorite companies and organizations to join them in building the Impact Economy right here in our City!  ZukaBaby is proud to be a certified green Life City business for the past three years!  And even more excited to win an award in the Retail category for the […]


March 14th, 2014 Women in Business Challenge Pitch

Last fall ZukaBaby was selected as one of 10 businesses to compete in the Urban League of New Orleans Women in Business Challenge.  After completing the Urban League’s Business Boot Camp and submitting a completed business plan and pitch, ZukaBaby was selected as one of the final four business to compete for a $10,000 grant […]

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October 30th, 2013 ZukaBaby owners featued on The 504

Stay-At-Home Dad Michael Pelias talks about what it’s like taking care of his 5-year-old daughter while his wife, Erin, works full-time at the family business. Check it out here:

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September 26th, 2013 ZukaBaby Ranks in Gambit Best of NOLA 2013

          The 2013 Best of New Orleans is out, and Gambit readers have voted ZukaBaby in the top 3  for Best Locally owned Maternity shops! Congrats to all the winners, we see a lot of our fabulous Magazine Street neighbors on that list. Good to be in such good company! We […]