Because it's the easiest way to cart her around doing the things I like to do.
Seriously, it's just easier. Shopping without a stroller, hiking on rough terrain, walking the dogs, everything is just easier with both hands free and
SuperTreesa:I wear my babies because they are freaking heavy and It's easier having them in the ergo than in my arms.</
I wear my baby because ...the groceries need a place in the cart. ...it keeps people from touching him. ...he sleeps instead of crying. ...it's good for milk supply and keeping away the return of the dreaded period.
So I can feel smug!
Ha ha. The arm thing, 100%. Loved being able to use my hands whilst holding a baby/toddler.
DS2 - Oct 2010 (my VBAC baby!)
I wear my baby because it's the closest I can possibly get her to my body! I love to snuggle her every moment I can, and babywearing makes it so that I can cuddle and get stuff done.
Also, the relaxed, content, completely-trusting weight of a sle
I wear DD because I am a lazy parent looking for the easiest solution that keeps mama and baby happy while I get things done
The snuggles aren't bad either.
Because...1) she likes it2) it keeps my hands free3) it helps keep my milk supply up and the period away4) it makes for a generally more content and confident baby, even when she's out of my care5) it b
I originally chose to wear my baby while I was pregnant with my first and noticed so many new moms lugging babies around in the infant car seats, always looked way too bulky and heavy. This was 6 years ago and not many people used the wraps or mobys ye
It keeps him out of trouble when we're in shops (and wineries) on vacation that he will destroy if I let him put his feet on the ground.
And it lets me nurse a toddler discretely.
I wear my baby for tons of reasons!
he is his absolute happiest when in the moby
I have a toddler and NEED my hands free as much as possible
I feel like the added weight is kinda like getting a mini workout while I do normal stuff&nbs
WE wear our baby because we love her, love to snuggle her, want her to be comfortable/safe and because it's alot easier then carrying her in our arms!
Plus helped me drop some of the baby weight!
J14 May Siggy Challenge
TTC September 2010 thru October 2011SA February 2011: NormalRE App. October 2011 - Recc. Clomid and IUI
Taking a break from TTC to pursue adoption
Met our 2 year old son in Russia July 2012! Court trip October 2012Home November 24 2012!
Back to RE Summer 2013. TTC journey continues:
Dx DOR, endometriosis, low sperm count Clomid + IUI#1, #2 = BFN / IUI #3 = ???
Laparoscopy scheduled December 2013