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Babywearing Tip: After Breastfeeding

  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.

Babywearing Tip: Back Carry Practice

  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 Austin: When first learning to do a Back Carry in an Ergo it may help to practice taking your little one out while sitting on a soft surface…

Babywearing Tip: Sleeping Baby

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 Chicagoland: If you are doing a Front or Back Carry and suspect your child will fall asleep soon, it’s much more helpful to pull the sleeping hood out WHILE…

Babywearing Tip: Keep Calm and Try Again to Carry On

  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 Delmarva: If you’re upset while trying to learn how to carry baby in a carrier, then the baby/child will be upset, too. Calm down, then try something…

Babywearing Tip: Back Carry Seat

  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 DC-MD-VA: Smooth the carrier from the bottom in Back Carries to make sure the carrier covers the baby’s bottom and to help baby get a good seat rather…

Babywearing Tip: Back 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 Fayatteville: Wait until your little one has good head and neck control and can easily spread his or her legs apart across the caregiver’s back before attempting a Back Carry.

Babywearing Tip: Check Your Carrier

  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 Central VA: Always check your carriers before using- look for rips, tears, holes, or inconsistencies in fabric, and always check buckles for wear before using.

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