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Category: Kids

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Things I don’t expect of my young toddler

July 25, 2018

My son’s big phrases right now are “no, self!” (I want to do it myself) and “not yours, mine!” This perfectly demonstrates where he is in life; he’s learning that he’s a separate human being, and he’s figuring out what that means and how …



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Choosing a Baby Carrier: What New Parents Need to Know

July 10, 2018

“We have this (name of carrier), and it’s really not working for us, I’m wondering what else we should try?.” ” Is there a particular wrap or carrier you’d recommend for a new mom and new bean? Just to get us started?” I have …


Health & Self Care Kids Loves

5 Real Life Postpartum Must Haves

July 6, 2018

We had a better than average baby shower, but even still, very little we received that day prepared us for those first few weeks at home with our new baby. It was the whispered wisdom of those brave women who had gone before me …



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Babywearing FAQs: What Size Wrap Should I Get?

December 4, 2017

When I first started to attend my local babywearing meetings, I was firmly in the soft structured carrier and meh dai camp. I saw the wrap table from across the room, and completely dismissed that it could be anything I would be interested in. …




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How to Incorporate Babywearing Into Your Family Photos

September 28, 2017

As International Babywearing Week approaches I have been busy! One little treat in my week was a mini family photo session with Robin Katrick of Katrick Photography. Babywearing has been a huge part of our parenting journey, and it was so wonderful to really …


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Fall and Winter Babywearing Products I Can’t Wait to Try

September 7, 2017

This post is part of an on-going series on babywearing; check out my babywearing style Facebook page Pleats and Seats; Babywear with Flair! After a cozy winter of hiding our soft structured carrier under a babywearing coat, I wasn’t looking forward to going back …