What is Baby-Wearing? Why Every Parent Should Own a Sling....

Carrying your baby close to your body mimics a womb like environment, babies can hear the familiar sound of the parents heartbeat, recognise their smell, and daily movements, which they've grown accostom to over the 9 months on the inside!

 

There is no upper limit to the amount of time a baby can be carried - in fact the longer they are carried, the better - after a while it feels as though become part of the clothes you are wearing - hence the term - 'Babywearing'

 

Here are some of the known benefits...



So what do I need to know?

 

Just like buggies & car seats – there's pro’s and cons with each style of sling  and some important safety considerations. 

Here’s what you need to know:

 

1.  Baby’s leg position should mimic the womb for healthy hip development; 

2. For optimum safety baby should stay VISIBLE & KISSABLE

 



Nature-Nurture Birth & Beyond....

...will nurture you while you nurture your baby. 
Borrow, or buy a sling, attend a Pregnancy Yoga, Antenatal Class, or just have a look around  using the navigation buttons at the top of the page.
Contact Emma: nature-nurture@live.co.uk / 07922 505 272
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