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International Babywearing Week: Moms wearing their babies

Monica Beyer is a mom of four and has been writing professionally since 2000, when her first book, Baby Talk, was published. Her main area of interest is attachment parenting and all that goes with it, including breastfeeding, co-sleepin...

Babywearing mommies

International Babywearing Week runs from October 7-13. Have you tried wearing your baby? These beautiful moms and their babies show how it’s done and share how babywearing helped them bond with their little ones — and made parenting so much easier.

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Alisha, mom of three from Waterford, Ontario (Canada)

“When Sloane was little, I wore her constantly so she would feel close to me, secure and warm. She would snuggle right in, nurse when she needed to and sleep really well. It was very comforting for both of us. These days I wear her for convenience. It is difficult to push a stroller around all the time and with babywearing, I can keep my hands free and keep her from running around when I need to. She enjoys sitting on my back or front and looking out at the world!”

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