Laurna Hislop

  1. World Breast Feeding Week - How To Feed In A Stretchy Wrap - Video

     

    Today marks the start of #worldbreastfeedingweek so we are going to look at feeding in various slings and carriers.

    Today we look at feeding in a stretchy wrap, using the lovely soft Coracor Wrap.

    When feeding in a sling,

    • Always support babies head;
    • Ensure babies hands cup the breast;
    • Made sure there is no fabric behind baby's head;
    • Monitor baby at all times for latching on and off,
    • When finished, always reposition baby upright.

    If you need any help or support

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  2. Friday Feature - Little Frog Preschool Carrier Video

     

    This week we are looking at the fantastic Little frog preschool carrier. My helper today will be 7 in two weeks and fits her perfectly!

    Little Frog XL Toddler (Preschool) Carriers are:

    • Designed for babies from 104cm, up to 30 kg of weight.
    • Front panel is regulated in width height, contoured soft waist belt (filled with foam) with 3-point buckle provides comfort and safety, and shoulder straps (also filled with foam) can be adjusted 3 ways to ensure a great, comfortable fit for every user.
    • Together with carrier, you will receive drawstring bag.
    • Weight of carrier: only 800 grams!

    Sizes

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  3. Feature Friday - Mamaruga Zensling Video

     

    This week we look at the Mamaruga Zensling.

    A great hybrid buckle carrier, soft and stretchy with the ease of buckles. Great for newborns to toddlers.

    - Lightweight, with a lightly padded waist, it adjusts across the seat (narrows for newborn babies) and at the sides to shorten the panel.

    - Adjustable and soft, it’s a wonderful option for your newborn and as they grow.

    - Easy to adjust for great fit for you, the lightly padded shoulder straps can be spread across your back for comfort.

    - A super-soft, super-comfortable carrier for wearer and baby.

    - Front, hip and back carry options.

    Browse our selection h

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  4. Feature Friday - Ergobaby Omni Video

     

    Each Friday we take a closer look at a sling or carrier, this week its the ergo onmi 360. A great buckle carrier that can be used from birth without any insert.

    What else?

    - Adjustable from newborn to toddler.

    - Ergonomic, forward facing option.

    - Lumbar support for extra back comfort.

    - Detachable storage pouch.

    - Have a look at our video to see it in action and positions.

    - Lots of colours available here: Lots of colours available here... https://lovetobenatural.co.uk/…/buck…/ergobaby-omni-360.html.

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  5. ISARA The One - Friday Feature Video

    ISARA The One

     

     

    This week we look at our Sling Of The Month, The ISARA The One.

     

    These are the key features that make it such an amazing baby carrier:

    • This is such a soft comfortable carrier, adjustable from newborn to toddler;
    • It is fully adjustable which makes it a great carrier to share and suits most body types;
    • The straps are able to be worn two ways depending on your preference;
    • Extra strap extenders to grow the carrier for toddlers;
    • Can be worn
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  6. Top Tip Tuesday - Pelvic Tilt

    Top Tip Tuesday

     

     

    Last week we discussed the importance of a pelvic tilt, many people asked how to do it.

    So this video shows you how to ensure this in a front and back carry.

    Front carry - put your hands between baby and sling, scoop round the hips forwards. This brings the hips towards you. Ensuring knees are higher and bum is lower. This in turn ensures the natural curve of babies spine.

    For a back carry - reach behind, tilt pelvis up towards you, bringing knees higher. You can see I lift the bum to ensure the waistband is flat and horizontal. If baby is sat into the waistband this can effect position.

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  7. Friday Feature With The Wompat - Video

    Friday Feature With The Wompat - Video

     

     

    This week we look at the Wompat carrier. This video shows how you can front carry with cross straps pre clipped.

     

    This video shows how you can front carry with the cross straps pre-clipped. This is a great option if you are in a rush or want to put the carrier on before going out. Just ensure to get the panel right up and adjusted before tightening.

     

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  8. Friday Feature With The Isara Quick - Video

    Friday Feature With The Isara Quick - Video

     

     

    This week we are looking at the Isara Quick, an exciting new adjustable half buckle carrier!

     

    Let's look at some of the amazing features:

     

    • Padded waist belt with safety buckle, adjustable to all sizes.
    • Broad, padded, crossable shoulder straps.
    • Suitable from newborn to toddler (3kgs - 18kgs).
    • t’s an easy-to-put-on alternative to a buckle carrier.
    • Soft body panel for baby with integrated adjustable head support.

     

    Watch the video to see it in action in all positions!

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  9. Isara The One Baby Carrier Review

    Isara The One Review

    The Isara The One is a full buckle, fully adjustable baby carrier. It's suitable from newborn to preschool, and when we say it's suitable from newborn to preschool we really mean it!

    The weight limit is from just under 7lbs to 44lbs! It's a lovely soft carrier without feeling too bulky even with a small baby.

    The waistband doesn't feel too thick and the padding is not too stiff so sits comfortably, the width adjusts easily on a slider with velcro.

    The panel is well made with a great amount of soft padding at babies knee area, it has two hooks tucked away to attach the toddler extenders.

    The panel height is easily adjusted to fit baby with webbing, and in the same clip you can adjust the strap length as needed.

    The straps are quite narrow, more than other carriers but we find them nice and comfy, again lovely soft padding so not too

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  10. Friday Feature With The Tula Free To Grow Video

    Friday Feature With The Tula Free To Grow Video

     

     

    Each Friday we look at a specific baby sling or baby carrier in detail, and this week it's the

      Tula Free To Grow.

     

    Let's look at some of the amazing features of the Tula Free To Grow:

    • Suitable from newborn to toddler (7 lbs - 45 lbs).
    • Body panel adjusts in three width settings and two height settings to allow for an ergonomic snug position as your baby grows, supporting safe development for baby’s body.
    • Dual-adjustable p
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