Review – Ergo Baby Carrier

When I was pregnant with my daughter, Evalee,¬† I did all sorts of searching online for all types of product. Cloth diapers, breast pumps, nursing bras, co-sleepers, parenting books, you name it I researched it. I can’t remember exactly¬† how I discovered the art of babywearing and the many styles of baby carriers…but once I did I went a little crazy. I purchased at least one of every style I... read more

The #1 Reason Why You Should Practice Baby Wearing

Although baby wearing has become super trendy in the recent past, it’s actually a parenting practice that has been around for centuries. Many indigenous people practice the principles of what we call “attachment parenting” but to them its is simply a way of life. At first, I was a bit annoyed seeing all of these celebrities walking around in their designer baby carriers and the press... read more

Overview of baby carriers

There are multiple styles of baby carriers to choose from, like choosing a type of cloth diaper, it is a matter of lifestyle and personal preference that will determine the direction you take. I am a big fan of the Ergo Baby carrier but I have used every type there is with the exception of the more commercial Baby Bjorn style carrier. The basics styles are: Ring Slings Pouches Mei Tai’s Wraps ... read more

Top 10 Reasons to wear your baby

There many benefits to wearing your baby and practicing attachment parenting. These are just some of the reasons to try baby wearing: Babies cry less. Studies have shown that babies who are worn approximately 3 hours a day cry 43% less than babies who are not. Mom gets more done. Most baby carriers, be it a sling, wrap, pouch or soft-structured carrier, allow mom to be hands free. This means being able... read more