Meet Erin Kaipainen How did you get introduced to babywearing? I had seen sweet wraps before, but never planned to have children, so never paid much attention. When I changed my mind, a friend suggested a few different carriers as well … Continue reading
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12 Days of Christmas – Day 2 Lindsie Bruns
Meet Lindsie Bruns How did you get introduced to babywearing? I read “Attachment Parenting” by Dr. Sears when I was pregnant with my first baby (he is now 10 years old). I really liked everything they talked about, including babywearing. … Continue reading
12 Days of Babywearing – Cheyenne Macgregor
How did you get introduced to babywearing?
I would say the Almighty Internet. I can easily Google videos and read blogs to better my baby wearing ability. Joining baby wearing Calgary has also been a huge influence in our babywearing journey.
What is your favourite carry?
The 12 Days of Christmas – Babywearing Edition
Babywearing Calgary has a vibrant community of people. We are a peer-to-peer learning group who holds monthly meetings and runs a very active facebook group.
This year we decided to showcase 12 members of our community with their stories of babywearing. How they began, their favourite things and what babywearing has done for them.
Keep a close eye on the blog, Instagram and Facebook the next 12 days and read their stories.
Maternity Care Provider Fair by Birth Unlimited
Come and join us at the Maternity Care Provider Fair this Saturday hosted by Birth Unlimited.
When and Where:
Saturday October 24, 2015 10:00am – 4:00pm
Pine Ridge Community Centre Calgary
6024 Rundlehorn Dr NE, Calgary
Babywearing Calgary will have a booth set up for you to come and touch some carriers, ask questions and maybe try a few out! If you don’t have a babe yet, we have a weighted baby to simulate what it will be like.
We will be providing a stroller check so you can check your stroller, get into a carrier and wander hands free.
Don’t miss out on our fashion show happening at noon. We will be showcasing everything from newborn to toddler, tandem and a variety of carriers. All of our models are from our local babywearing group.
Come and say hi and see what all the babywearing fuss is about.
IBW2015 – Embrace Your Options!
Welcome to day two of International Babywearing Week 2015.
Today is all about Embracing your options.
Grab a wrap or carrier today and try something new! Embrace your confidence to try a back or hip carry. Check youtube for tons of tutorials. Always do the same front carry? There’s more options for that!
Check out our Lending Library and try a new wrap or carrier! It’s a great way to explore your options
Have a friend that has a nice carrier stash? Ask to have a play date and try one out.
International Babywearing Week 2015
Today marks the kick off of International Babywearing Week 2015. From October 4 to 10 we will be celebrating babywearing with the theme Embrace Your World. The theme for today is #Embraceyourlove Show us those babies! Show us who you … Continue reading
Air Travel and Babywearing
Traveling and babywearing can make any vacation a little easier. Ever wrangle a toddler or sleeping infant through airport security? Have a flight that falls during nap time? How do you haul suitcases, car seats, carry ons and kids through … Continue reading
Lending Library Meet ups
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Last week we had the pleasure of hosting a Lending Library meet up. This is different than our regular monthly babywearing meetings because it allows our members to come, try some carriers we have in our library and play a … Continue reading