do you babywear?

Welcome to The Breastfeeding Cafe Carnival!

This post was written as part of The Breastfeeding Cafe’s Carnival. For more info on the Breastfeeding Cafe, go to www.breastfeedingcafe.wordpress.com. For more info on the Carnival or if you want to participate, contact Claire at clindstrom2 {at} gmail {dot} com. Today’s post is about babywearing. Please read the other blogs in today’s carnival listed below and check back for more posts July 18th through the 31st!

I love babywearing. I can’t remember the first time I saw it or heard about

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Babywearing Love

When Ryan was little (well, littleR), he did not like being worn. I’m not sure why… maybe because I wasn’t confident myself and he could sense that. Maybe because it wasn’t comfortable for awhile after my c-section. Anyway, he LOVES it now! Especially when he starts to get a little cranky before nap time or something, we just put him in a carrier and go about our day. My husband probably wears Ryan even more than I do <3

My husband’s favorite is the Baby Bjorn–probably because it’s less feminine? It’s also the easiest

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Wallababy sling giveaway & discount!

**CLOSED** **WINNER: random.org #1!!! For real, I’ve never seen a number 1 before. Congrats Ashley! Winner has been emailed and has 48 hours to respond before a new winner is chosen. Thanks to all who entered and a huge thanks to Wallababy!!**

I love babywearing–and so do Steve and Ryan. I think I have nearly every type of carrier possible! But with summer quickly approaching, I was worried about getting hot and overheating Ryan. Then I discovered slings exist that you could wear in the water! AND they offer protection against

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Week-O-Fun

Yea, I’m that mom who put her own sunglasses on her son.

Babywearing in the backyard

Baby K’Tan review and discount

We got a baby carrier for daddy! I have a couple carriers to choose from, but most are made for my size (I’m a small, hubby’s an XL). I love “wearing” Ryan and really wanted to share the experience with Steve, so… we were sent a Baby K’Tan for review and I made sure to get an XL for Steve.

The Baby K’tan™ Baby Carrier is made entirely of soft, breathable 100% cotton knit fabric that is

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Moby Wrap babywearing review & discount

Introducing… the Moby Wrap – award winning baby carriers! I was recently sent the original Moby Wrap (in Moss color) to try out on Ryan and we loved it! Here’s why:

It uses your whole back and shoulders with no straps, so it’s comfy (for both of us)! It’s safe. It comes with an awesome instruction book with colored pictures that make using it really simple. Closeness. Great for skin-to-skin and for connecting with your baby. Secure. This

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Sugar Sweet Baby Wrap review & discount

SugarSweetBaby specializes in bamboo wraps for safe and cozy babywearing! Each wrap is made of 70% bamboo and 30% organic cotton making for a durable, soft, light wrap. What’s awesome about babywearing?

*You have your hands free to do other things! *Making baby happy *Helps milk production (warmth, skin to skin contact) *It’s convenient (those car seats are heavy!!) *A longer sleeping baby ( = happy mama!)

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