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Are Traditional Baby Registries A Thing Of The Past?

While the needs of a newborn baby have not changed much, the needs of todays’ parents have. More and more couples are asking for cash in place of traditional registries to fund their household needs WITH a baby vs. FOR a baby. The modern baby registry has evolved far beyond heading to a store with a scan gun.   What is causing this shift in mil... Read more

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Shopping Resale Opens Up Possibilites

Ever have someone compliment you on your outfit, and then you snap back with “OMG thanks! I got it for a total deal!”? Scoring quality used baby gear at a discounted price gives the same feeling.   Here’s why Team Rebby loves resale, and why you should too!   Sustainability We all want to do our part to love on our OG Mother, Earth. By purcha... Read more

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Pop Quiz - What's Your Bassinet Style?

Bringing a new baby home can be super daunting! You want to watch them at all hours, but you and baby both need to sleep, at least for a few minutes. Bassinets are an awesome choice so baby can be close by while you catch some z’s.    But there are so many choices! Which one is the right one?      Here’s a quick quiz to help you pick the rig... Read more

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The Zero Time Commitment Side Hustle- Creative Earning Strategies

  Flock, we all know that the more items you list on a consistent basis, the more earnings you will make!  We are breaking down a few easy tips to consider when prepping to schedule a Rebelstork gear pick up! 1) Search Your House Did you know that the average Canadian first-time parent spends $14K on baby gear and clothing in year #1?  That is ... Read more

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Resale 101- Stroller Wheel Maintenance

  Most of us only think about cleaning our stroller wheels after traversing the urban jungle or slushing through muddy trails. But stroller wheels are exposed to dirt and dust on the daily. They are also extremely expensive to replace (+$500 for a full set of wheels by some brands which can be nearly half the cost of a brand new stroller!) If yo... Read more

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Team Rebby LOVES Being Different!

  We get a lot of questions from first time sellers and buyers asking about what makes Rebelstork so different. It’s a great question because the idea of baby gear re-sale is not a new concept at all (did you know that the baby re-sale market in Canada is 5x the size of the regular price baby market?Mind blowing!). Many of you have been busy bu... Read more

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Resale 101- Stroller Storage

  How strollers are stored is usually personal preference. Avid resellers have a solid routine, and others do not store their strollers at all. Team Rebby wants to provide you with insight to ideal stroller storage which will prolong the life of your stroller, allowing it to retain its maximum resale value! Establish Proper Storage Prep Whether ... Read more

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Ultimate Tips For Snagging The Best Deals On Rebelstork

It’s a sad truth, baby gear is not “cheap” by any means, and this is WHY we built our marketplace– to help families buy the best gear at the best prices! We want to help you snag some seriously savvy deals so utilize these 5 tips for shopping at Rebelstork 1. Become A Rebby Rewards Member To get the best deal on Rebelstork, it’s best to sign ... Read more

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3 Tips To Make The Most Selling With Rebelstork

When Vogue magazine declared that the future of retail was the circular economy and that the 2020’s would be the decade of resale, we started to see a lot of new retail industry disruptors pop up. Resale is definitely not a new concept by any means, but the idea that it can made easy and completely hassle free is!  Like usual, we have been get... Read more

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The Download On Rebelstork x BCorporation

You guys heard the BIG news that we are so proud of, Rebelstork has been approved to become a Certified Pending BCorp.  We started this long approval process basically right when we launched, but it has been an integral part of our business plan since years before that.   We have been getting some great questions from you, our FLOCK wanting t... Read more

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The Art of Making Mom Friends

  Creating meaningful friendships with other females is a very valuable relationship. Many of us covet these friendships especially when becoming new moms as they are the entryway into the world of adults. Super important to have while on mat leave.    Sometimes, it's not the easiest to do —even before, well, life happened. Making friends as a ... Read more

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Pop Quiz - How Sustainable Are You?

How Sustainable Is Your Family Living? Whether you’ve already started making sustainable choices or plan to soon, it’s always a good idea to evaluate how well you’re doing and to see how you can make further adjustments. Understandably, going green can have its challenges in the beginning but when the whole family is on board, it becomes much ... Read more

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Are Open Box Items Worth The Buy?

  Open box deals can mean different things depending on the retailer but what remains consistent across all product categories is that buying open box can often save you a bundle! We have been getting some amazing questions from you, our FLOCK, on the topic of Open Box and what it means when you see them listed on Rebelstork.   So, we sat down w... Read more

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Savvy Skin and Sun Care Strategies For Kids

As the days get longer and temperatures begin to rise – so does the importance of reducing the risk of sun exposure and vulnerability to damaging rays.  Especially for our little ones. To help us be sun-smart this summer, we are chatting savvy skin care strategies to ensure our minis stay safe while making the most of summer.   1. Seek Shade Y... Read more

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Fun (Free) Activities You Can Do Outside With Your Kids

  Getting outside has so many benefits! Fresh air, physical activity, a chance to blow off some steam but it also benefits our kids health too. Outdoor play can increase sensory skills, contribute to social and emotional development and increase attention spans. To get everyone out the door, we’ve rounded up a few of our favourite activities ev... Read more

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4 Expert Tips to Declutter Your Home

Hands up if you, like most people have that room or spot in the house where different forms of clutter begin to mingle with one another. Regardless of how much “stuff” we’ve accumulated, we can greatly benefit from decluttering. We reached out to our pal Laura Kaye, founder of Simply Spaces (and fellow millennial mom) for some home organizing t... Read more

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Pop Quiz – What Breast Pump Is Right for You?

During your pregnancy, purchasing a breast pump might be the last item on the to-do list when you’ve got strollers, car seats, and cribs to worry about. You might adhere to the advice of waiting until baby arrives, but we believe in being prepared. It’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with different breast pumps and understand which pump su... Read more

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3 Ways to Balance Being a Mom and Yourself

    While being fully devoted to work and family is not easy, it’s possible to pursue both if you can learn to find the right balance that works for your lifestyle. Today on The Squawk, I’m sharing a few tips that have helped me juggle both sides a bit easier. Us moms understand that not everything can run smoothly all at once. As we strive ... Read more

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The Rebelstork Guide to Throwing a Virtual and Sustainable Baby Shower

Good news Flock, it IS possible to have an amazing virtual baby shower in our new environment. While it means not being able to host your nearest and dearest in the traditional sense, the silver lining of hosting your shower virtually is that it’s way more sustainable! PLUS, let’s not overlook the fact that you technically only need to get dres... Read more

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Show Love to the OG Mama Earth - 4 Simple Ways to Practice Parenting Lighter

As parents, we have the opportunity through a series of simple shifts to live a more conscious lifestyle. We have the power to take some of the burden off the OG Mama earth. Moving to a zero-waste household overnight is unrealistic, but if we can each adopt even one initiative, together as a FLOCK we can make an impact. Here are 4 simple ... Read more

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Pop Quiz - What Stroller Suits Your Needs?

  Before your baby arrives, there is a monumental (and exciting) step to take before becoming a new mom- choosing your stroller! So, what type of stroller is best for you? We are here to help you make the right choice! Take our quick quiz below, get your results and some insights from our team of trend forecasting experts!   Where are you plann... Read more

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The Rebelstork Stone Guide - 6 Crystals Moms Need to Know About in 2020

What better way to start off 2020 then with a full soul and a vibrant energy!  The Rebelstork team has partnered up with the metaphysical experts at Happy Soul and put together a stone guide for the new decade.  The combination of these stones can help assist us in staying present during Motherhood. In essence, all crystals are healing stone... Read more

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The Rebelstork Guide to a More Sustainable Holiday

The holidays are about family, fun, festivities and the joy of giving. Unfortunately, the holidays are also accompanied by some not so eco-friendly practices, which can create a lot of waste that really adds up by the end of the holiday season. According to the EPA, in the four weeks leading up to Christmas, household waste increases by 25%. ... Read more

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The Sleep Struggle - Why Are Millennial Parents Not Sleeping?

In partnership with the trusted data survey company Ipsos, Hatch Baby recently conducted a study on family sleep habits. The results are somewhat frightening yet when being discussed in “The Big Nest” (aka. the Rebelstork Headquarters) all of the RS experts were like “Umm, yup that’s my family!” According to the results, over 50% of millennial... Read more

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Tips When Talking Climate Change With Your Kids

Climate change is one of the biggest threats of our time and for many the topic is overwhelming and can create a sense of helplessness.  It is so important to discuss the topic and show an empowered commitment towards it.  But, how can we as parents avoid scaring the sh*t out of our kids in the process? Address the Issue with a Message of ... Read more

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The Rebelstork Guide to Successfully Buying & Consigning

Consignment allows for a way to make some money, declutter all while reducing waste. The resale market is expected to grow from $24B last year to $51B by 2023. This being said, the world of consignment can seem unfamiliar if you aren’t in the know on the do’s and don’ts. We have been getting some great questions from our growing FLOCK abou... Read more

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What's In Your Diaper Bag for You?

Bag #1: The Rebelstork Diaper Bag Let’s be honest, a diaper bag ends up being filled with many of your daily necessities not just stuff for your kid(s).  We got snoozy seeing so many articles written about kids products and thought, what about the items for the mama’s who actually schlep the bags all around town?  So, the experts at Rebels... Read more

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The Ultimate Saving Guide to Ease You Out of Your Post-DINK $$$ Woes

  Remember your DINK (D(ual) I(ncome) N(o) K(ids) days of minimal financial responsibility, when you lived life like Bey and Jay, making it rain wherever and whenever? Saving money was a novel idea but not a necessity, and let’s be honest you and your significant much preferred burning cash by eating out on a whim, booking last minute getaways... Read more

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4 Ways to Help Reduce Our Parenting Footprint

We are creatures of habit, and change is hard. As lovers of everyday rituals, we have become accustomed to living in a world where consumption has never been so easy and convenient. We are used to new, expect new, and love new — the newest fashion trends, the newest Netflix show, the latest food fad, the most recent colour update of a stroller... Read more

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The Sustainable Toronto City Guide With Kids

Preserving our environment is important but can be challenging in a big city. Toronto has been making strides and was ranked #2 by LEED as one of the greenest and most innovative cities in the world. Rebelstork is inspired by cool Toronto locales who are working towards better practices. Every step towards a more sustainable lifestyle counts. ... Read more

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Using My Voice

Who here has had a defining moment? A time in your life when you’re urged to make a pivotal decision. When you experience something that fundamentally changes you and you decide to take action and stand up.  Well, I had a BIG one on May 21, 2018. I was six months into my mat leave, having just become a mom for the first time. I had a brand ne... Read more