We carry our babies for 9 months, maybe more. Regardless of whether we have a physical disability or not, growing our precious minis is a pretty level playing field and things take care of themselves for the most part.
We all look forward to delivery day when we get to snuggle our precious cargo, see and feel all that gorgeousness. As a wheelchair user with limited dexterity and non-existent balance and as a first time mum, the prospect of holding a wriggly baby safely, while also navigating my own mobility challenges, was something that filled me with dread. How could I keep my baby safe, meet all their needs and still fully participate in my own daily life?
We all know that babies love to be held close and there’s plenty of research and science around oxytocin and b