Review: Scootababy Carrier

After a lot of pondering, I finally bought the Scootababy.  What happened?  Gareth swiped my hand and I spilled my hot chocolate on the Ergo.  For three whole days I could not use the Ergo and had to carry Gareth in my arms or in the ring sling.  By the end of the first day,Continue reading “Review: Scootababy Carrier”

Bjorn Baby Carrier versus Ergo Baby Carrier

When I had Gavin, hubby and I bought a Bjorn baby carrier.  Having problematic backs, we decided to get the Bjorn Active which provides lumbar support, wide padded shoulder straps and better weight distribution.  The Bjorn Active is generally recommended for heavier children – quite apt if you consider that Gavin was 4kg at birthContinue reading “Bjorn Baby Carrier versus Ergo Baby Carrier”

Bonding with Baby – How Baby Wearing Helps

Baby wearing is the practice of carrying baby close to you using a sling or carrier.  It is generally associated with the attachment parenting philosophy, although baby wearing in Asian countries is a common practice. Personally, I find baby wearing one of the most common sense practices of parenting because it allows a mother orContinue reading “Bonding with Baby – How Baby Wearing Helps”