Jill Fehrenbacher

Jill is the founder and publisher of Inhabitots.com and Inhabitat.com and a green designer living in New York City. She created Inhabitots.com in the summer of 2008 as she prepared for the arrival of her first baby. She is an avid idealist, modern design junkie and believes firmly that becoming a parent doesn't have to mean sacrificing style or ideals. Follow Jill on Twitter @jillfehr
Jill Fehrenbacher
5 Ways to Get Breastfeeding Off to a Good Start

5 Ways to Get Breastfeeding Off to a Good Start

We all know that nothing beats breastfeeding in terms of feeding your baby Thanks to doctors, La Leche League, and lactivists around the world, this message has been drilled into our heads and

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WIN A FREE CUSTOM PHOTO BOOK FROM SHUTTERFLY

WIN A FREE CUSTOM PHOTO BOOK FROM SHUTTERFLY

If you read my last post about Shutterfly’s custom photo books and are interested in making one yourself, you’ll be happy to know that we are running a contest on Inhabitots to give away 12

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Make Your Own Customized Alphabet Book with Shutterfly!

Make Your Own Customized Alphabet Book with Shutterfly!

Most tots love alphabet books, but moms can get a little burnt-out reading ‘A is Apple’ everyday. That’s why when I found out about Shutterfly’s make-your-own custom alphabet

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Little Lark Offers Eco-Friendly Mommy / Baby Matching!

Little Lark Offers Eco-Friendly Mommy / Baby Matching!

Recently I’ve gotten into getting matching clothes for myself and my kid, and eco label Little Lark allows matching nerds like myself to go crazy with tons of cute matchy-matchy prints for mom and

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REMINDER: EcoZoo Backpack Contest!

REMINDER: EcoZoo Backpack Contest!

Just a little reminder that we are giving away an adorable green ‘EcoZoo’ critter backpack to the family who impresses us the most with their green back-to-school tale. So if you want to get

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INHABITOTS FIRST BIRTHDAY!!!

INHABITOTS FIRST BIRTHDAY!!!

Happy Birthday Inhabitots! Happy Birthday to you! Happy Birthday dear Inhabitots – Happy Birthday to YOU! And many more….

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NY Baby Show

NY Baby Show

http://www.thebabyshownyc.com/ October 3 & 4th 2009 @ The Metropolitan Pavilion 125 West 18th Street NYC

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Bubble Trade Show

Bubble Trade Show

http://www.bubblenewyork.com/home.htm August 2, 3, 4th, 2009 Cedar Lake 547 W26th Street, New York, NY, 10001

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Baby Versions of Modernist Classics by KnollKids!

Baby Versions of Modernist Classics by KnollKids!

If you’ve been reading Inhabitat or Inhabitots for awhile, you might know that we are big fans of the Modernist design movement that revolutionized building, products (and life as we know it),

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Little Mateo Organic Custom Letter Onesies

Little Mateo Organic Custom Letter Onesies

Looking for the perfect baby shower gift that will really stand out from the crowd of generic onesies? Little Mateo to the rescue! This mom and pop line of baby wear creates adorable, organic baby

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PREGNANCY SWIMMING: An interview with Olympian mom Dara Torres

PREGNANCY SWIMMING: An interview with Olympian mom Dara Torres

With all the emphasis on exercise and physical fitness these days, it seems amazing that just twenty years ago doctors advised pregnant women to ‘rest up’ and cut back on exercise while

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Black gDiapers for Baby Sophisticates!

Black gDiapers for Baby Sophisticates!

Love eco-friendly cloth diapers but tired of the childish, bubblegummy pink and blue designs that prevail in eco diaper options? gDiapers to the rescue for your urban hipster baby! As Inhabitots readers

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Knit Nesting Blocks by Elizabeth Pavese

Knit Nesting Blocks by Elizabeth Pavese

It’s a block! It’s a nesting toy! It’s an awesome 3-for-1 soft knit nesting set of blocks! This year at the Pratt graduate show we spotted Elizabeth Pavese’s handmade, knit nesting

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Drafting Play Table Deskhouse by NinetoNine

Drafting Play Table Deskhouse by NinetoNine

Creatively inclined kids with love this beautiful Deskhouse, which doubles as both a playhouse and a drafting table / desk for art activities. We spotted this lovely design by Spanish kids furniture

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PARO: Therapeutic Baby Seal Robot!

PARO: Therapeutic Baby Seal Robot!

Bet you’ve never seen a baby seal sucking on a pacifier before! What you are looking at above is PARO – an adorable fuzzy robotic seal pup designed to help sick and elderly people relax and

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CRAYON RINGS by Timothy Liles!

CRAYON RINGS by Timothy Liles!

I just spotted these fantabulous crayon rings by Timothy Liles at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair, and I’m super excited about them! What a great idea, right? Fun for both kids and

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Our Roundup of the Best Kids Design @ ICFF

Our Roundup of the Best Kids Design @ ICFF

If you read our parent site Inhabitat, you may have noticed us going a little nutty this past weekend over the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF). The huge furniture trade show comes to New

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Hugh Hayden’s FUNature Tennis Ball Chair

Hugh Hayden’s FUNature Tennis Ball Chair

There’s an overwhelming amount of furniture on the market that is geared mostly toward adult use. Hugh Hayden’s Tennis Ball Chair is not one of those pieces. Strong enough to bear the weight

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