Babywearing Tips

Babywearing International on October 12, 2013

Babywearing tip: Storing your Ergobaby

Storing your Ergobaby

Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of Lawton/Ft Sill: Have you been at a loss for storing your Ergo?  It’s simple to roll your carrier into a nice, tight roll with the shoulder straps tucked inside….Continue reading

Babywearing International on October 11, 2013

Babywearing Tip: Get Baby on Your Back

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Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of Peoria: There are many convenient ways to get baby on your back for a back carry in an Ergo. We will demonstrate two different methods here. The hip scoot:…Continue reading

Babywearing International on October 10, 2013

Babywearing Tip: Ensuring a Good Seat

Correct waist - Ergo

Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of Phoenix: We would like to share our pointer for making sure you have a good seat, especially when wearing a newborn with the insert or using just the…Continue reading

Babywearing International on October 09, 2013

Babywearing Tip: the Hip Carry

Hip Carry

Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of Southern Maryland: If you are doing a Hip Carry in an Ergobaby Carrier and you are finding that the shoulder strap digs into your neck, try clipping the chestbelt.  You may need…Continue reading

Babywearing International on October 08, 2013

Babywearing Tip: Reaching the Back Clip

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Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of the Inland Northwest: When doing a front carry, loosen your shoulder straps before reaching around to undo the strap on your back. Also, make sure the clip is…Continue reading

Babywearing International on October 07, 2013

Babywearing Tip: Staying Warm

Babywearing in the cold

Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of NorthEastern Wisconsin: When babywearing in the cold, you don’t need a fancy coat over your Ergobaby to keep everyone warm. Just put some warm layers on both yourself…Continue reading

Babywearing International on September 12, 2013

Safe & Happy Babywearing

Close enough to kiss

The growing popularity of babywearing in our modern society makes more parents aware of an amazing tool to meet their children’s need to be close to them while keeping up with a busy schedule. Very young babies feel most secure when they in their parents’ arms, where food and warmth are readily available. A toddler…Continue reading

Laurel McCarthy on August 06, 2013

Guide to Wearing your Baby in Hot Weather

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Unfortunately, no one has yet invented a baby carrier with an air conditioner feature but when they do, we’ll be the first ones to sign up!  Until that miracle carrier comes along, you can expect that wearing your baby is in hot weather is going to be, well, hot! But don’t despair!  Here are our…Continue reading

Christina Soletti on October 14, 2012

Babywearing Tip: Wearing Twins

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Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of the Bay Area: Babywearing can let you be hands free – even with twins!  Wear one on your front and one on your back and you are set!…Continue reading

Christina Soletti on October 14, 2012

Babywearing Tip: After Breastfeeding

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Each day during International Babywearing Week (IBW), we’ll be posting babywearing tips from our friends at local Babyearing International (BWI) Chapters. Today’s tip comes to you courtesy of BWI of Birmingham: After breastfeeding in a carrier, always readjust the baby and carrier to make sure you’re carrying your baby’s weight comfortably and the baby has a clear airway.

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