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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17 hours ago
Photos from Carrying Matters - Dr Rosie Knowles's post

How utterly wonderful are these adaptations from #JuliaDonaldson and #AxelSchleffer for #lifeinthetimeofcorona - see The Gruffalo for more! Thought those of you with younger children would like this ... See more

1 day ago
Kristina Kuzmic

I’m so grateful for all these people who were always essential workers.

During this global pandemic, certain groups of people are being called essential workers right now. Here are my thoughts on that...

(Big thank you to my followers who sent personal photos. We ... See more

2 days ago
Photos from Carrying Matters - Dr Rosie Knowles's post

I have been a big fan of Bruce Perry for years: here is a very good article for parents in the pandemic. So many articles tend to be focused on supporting adults having to stay home and ignore those ... See more

4 days ago
Timeline Photos

Look what I have just come home from work to: my husband has put up the painting of me and my little girl on the wall 😍 My Dad painted it a while ago and it’s been sitting in the corner waiting ... See more

6 days ago
Lynsey

I love this lady’s post; you can see the joy in here as she dances ❤️

🙏Daily Gratitude Post 🙏

Today I am thankful for sunshine, blue skies and my Tula.

I was a huge fan of baby wearing before my breast cancer diagnosis but haven't been using my slings at ... See more

6 days ago
Lynsey

I love this lady’s post; you can see the joy in here as she dances ❤️

🙏Daily Gratitude Post 🙏

Today I am thankful for sunshine, blue skies and my Tula.

I was a huge fan of baby wearing before my breast cancer diagnosis but haven't been using my slings at ... See more

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