Category: everyday babywearing

Hot Weather Wrapping

My kids are running around the yard naked again, which is about as good as marker as any for summertime. Yard nudity means hot weather, and hot weather means hot weather wrapping. Earlier I wrote a post about hot weather…

You’re a Babywearer If …

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I’ve said before that I hate the word “babywearing” (thanks, Dr. Sears). But I hate the word “babywearer” more. The noun form makes me squicky, because when you start labeling people rather than actions – think “attachment parent” versus “co-sleeping”…

What Carrier’s Right For Me?

I get it: it’s hard to pick a baby carrier. There’s a lot of information out there, and it quickly gets overwhelming. Between the ergos and bjorns and don’t-face-forward and Mobys and something-called-a-ring-slings, your eyes glaze over and your brain…

Hot Weather Wearing

News flash: If you babywear in the summer, you are going to be hot. No, seriously. Everyone always asks “what’s the best wrap or carrier for hot summers? Humid summers? What will keep baby and I cool? What about solarveil/hemp/linen/mesh/cotton?”…