The Carrying Matters blog page.. enjoy reading! If you have any topics you'd like to see covered, get in touch! I enjoy writing and am always keen to hear of new ideas, and to host guest blog posts too!

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I am a Carried Baby

Why do we carry our babies? We carry them because it is a biological, instinctive parental response, that blesses the children we carry, and that blesses us. I find myself blessed by the small part I...

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Can I carry my baby in a sling if I have epilepsy?

Guest Blog from a friend of mine about her choice to use a sling to keep her child close despite her diagnosis of epilepsy. It has worked out very well for her. Here she discusses the processes of...

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Breast and Bottle Feeding Safely in a Sling

I meet a lot of pregnant ladies in the course of my varied roles, and many new mums, and one of the questions I am most frequently asked is "Will I be able to feed my baby in a sling?" It's an...

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9 hours ago
Novedades Yucatán

How lovely is this carnival?
Happy Sunday!

Las mamás y sus “bendiciones” #Pokemón causan sensación en el Carnaval de #Mérida

(Video de Novedades Yucatán)

3 days ago

This shows the ideal gently curved shape of the your baby’s body when held in a carrier. It’s not the once commonly promoted “C” shape with the neck curved over, thus pushing chin onto chest ... See more

4 days ago

🥰🥂Flash giveaway!🎂🥳

The boy who introduced me to being a parent is 12 today, so to celebrate, I am giving away three sets of the four Carrying Matters postcards, on this page, the ... See more

4 days ago

The next generation of babywearers... my little girl wanted to make a ring sling video with her rainbow teddy ❤️🌈
She remembers that she spent a lot of time in ring slings when she was smaller ... See more

1 week ago
Photos from Carrying Matters - Dr Rosie Knowles's post

Cuddles and connections help to build a happy brain.

Have you heard these phrases? How do you respond?

1 week ago
Photos from Carrying Matters - Dr Rosie Knowles's post

Cuddles and connections help to build a happy brain.

Have you heard these phrases? How do you respond?

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