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

I am spending my weekdays changing from crocs and scrubs into PJs and slippers. Maybe I will just stay in PJs all weekend. How about you?

4 days ago

*Online video support to keep everyone carrying*

Kiri and Sophie work with me at my local sling library and have a huge amount of experience and compassion. They’ve been offering free Zoom ... See more

5 days ago
Timeline Photos

It was very moving to hear the clapping and cheering for the NHS and other front line carers earlier. There are so many people out there doing their best to support and love people in need: teachers, ... See more

5 days ago
Timeline Photos

*Online video support to keep everyone carrying*

Kiri and Sophie work with me at my local sling library and have a huge amount of experience and compassion. They’ve been offering free Zoom ... See more

6 days ago
ដើម្បីសង្គមថ្លៃថ្នូរ

Hello my friends. How are you all doing?

I watched this in awe. How strong mothers can be.

Spot the baby in a meh dai on the tree!

Mom

1 week ago

Good morning. It’s going to be a bumpy ride ahead. I’m going to make a conscious choice to focus on what love I can give people today, emotionally and practically, one day at a time: and choose ... See more

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