Wraps are healthy, versatile and used all over the world

The Baby Wearing Institute are.. “parents and babywearing fanatics who have decades of experience”

They say, “Wraps seem to be the most versatile carriers on the market. They are individually adjustable and, with hands on instructions, learned quite quickly and correctly. If used properly, a wrap will always support your child in the correct healthy spread squatting position, regardless of being worn in front, back, or on your hip. Wraps are probably the most classic carrier that are used in many cultures around the world and come under many different names depending on the culture using them. Wraps are best used with upright carrying only!”

Go to: Baby Carriers 101 for more.

 

Ten reasons to wear your baby

Check out this article about why we should wear our babies.

The part that really resonates with me is what author, Laura Simeon says in a point about communication, “a large part of feeling confident as a parent is the ability to read our baby’s cues successfully. When we hold our baby close in a sling, we become finely attuned to his gestures and facial expressions.”

Read the rest of the article here on naturalchild.org.