Building resilience through babywearing

Building resilience through babywearing

We’ve written before about the positive impact babywearing can have on wellbeing for parents and children alike, but did you know that the act of wearing your baby can go a long way to building the secure attachment that will help your child thrive during their...
Why real men wear babies

Why real men wear babies

If you were watching breakfast television this morning, you may have heard a certain outspoken presenter opining on the subject of babywearing dads. Specifically he claimed that it somehow makes a man less masculine to be seen carrying his child in a sling. Putting...
How babywearing nurtures infant mental health

How babywearing nurtures infant mental health

From the 11th to 16th of June the Association of Infant Mental Health is hosting Infant Mental Health Awareness Week. In a time where our collective consciousness of the importance of mental health is at an all time high it is interesting to consider how rarely we...
Babywearing for happiness

Babywearing for happiness

There are lots of reasons to feel cheerful about the coming of Spring – lighter evenings, the feel of the warm sun on your face, being able to make the most of the great outdoors without having to put on quite so many layers. So it seems very apt that the...
Danish Babywearing Festival 2018/Dansk Bærefestival

Danish Babywearing Festival 2018/Dansk Bærefestival

At the weekend I was invited to talk at the Danish Babywearing Festival 2018/Dansk Bærefestival – discussing babywearing from the perspective as a Dad. Attended by Dads, Mums and health professionals from across Europe, I discussed my own personal adventures in...