Raising the Next Generation of Babywearers: Siblingwearing

Our first in this three part series about passing on the babywearing tradition to the next generation focused on children’s books featuring babywearing followed up with a post about fostering a love of caregiving in children with little lender libraries and doll slings.  … Continued

Raising the Next Generation of Babywearers: Little Wearers and Lender Libraries

Our first in this three part series about passing on the babywearing tradition to the next generation focused on children’s books featuring babywearing. This week, this post will be filled with more gratuitously adorable photos of children wearing their toys … Continued

Raising The Next Generation of Babywearers: Children’s Books by Laura Vitanova

If you’ve been caring for small children for any length of time you may have noticed that they will copy everything you do. Everything. For example, one day my 2 year old son propped his little leg up on the … Continued

IBW2017 Featured Celebrating Organization: Kantoliinayhdistys ry Pohjanmaan paikallisjaosto & Babywearing Dancers of San Antonio

Kantoliinayhdistys ry Pohjanmaan paikallisjaosto, Vaasa, Ostrobothnia, Finland   Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/kly.pohjanmaa Tell us a little bit about your group and the community it serves. We are the local section of Finnish Babywearing Society for Ostrobothnia and registered since early 2017 even … Continued

IBW2017 Featured Celebrating Organization: South Eastern Babywearing Group & East TN Valley Babywearers

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South Eastern Babywearing Group, Melbourne, Australia Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/groups/SouthEasternBabywearing/ Tell us a little bit about your group and the community it serves. Part of the Southern Natural Parenting Network, South Eastern Babywearing Group was created in the south eastern suburbs of … Continued

The Not-So-Absolute Rules of Babywearing Safety

I am a relative newcomer to the babywearing community. I have been wearing my children since July of 2015 and have been a VBE for my local chapter for a mere four months. In that time, I have fervently read … Continued

Finding Joy in the Little Things: Babywearing and Postpartum Mental Illness by Laura Vitanova

Motherhood has been…. different from what I expected to be. Actually, no, I am different from what I expected. I never expected that I would spend the first year and a half of my first son’s life struggling with, and denying that … Continued