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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10) How do sling libraries work?⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Sling libraries work very much like book libraries, and offer you the ... See more

2 months ago

Human beings are relational beings: we thrive on love. Positive and therapeutic connections to others are what make life worth it. You’ll never regret taking the time to #buildahappybrain in your ... See more

2 months ago

Still going with the cuddles 💙
This is the gorgeous Firespiral Slings teaching wrap. I brought it home to wash for the library and M wanted a go.
Any excuse!
Have you ever carried your child ... See more

2 months ago
portage dos en sling avec vrille

Have you ever done a back carry with a ring sling?

Comment améliorer le portage dos en sling : une vrille du tissu aux anneaux permet d'améliorer le confort du porteur, d'améliorer le corps à corps, d'éviter ...

2 months ago

So simple. So effective; a flipped shoulder strap can increase baby’s visibility, improve airflow and is much easier this way than fiddling about on top of the shoulder. You find the outside hem of ... See more

2 months ago

Be part of something bigger... A weekend Carrying Advocacy and Peer Supporter Course - Sunday 6th October in Sheffield.

Some participant feedback: “Hi Rosie, I couldn’t go to bed without sending ... See more

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