SlingLady Rx: Alternatives to the Beco Buttterfly

Dear SlingLady, I just bought a Beco Butterfly carrier three days ago and I am just too short in the torso for it to fit correctly, also, I think the carrier is terribly uncomfortable for me and my baby (4 months).  I am interested in a mei tai, but there are so many variations made […]

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New option in babywearing mirrors

Baby Carrier Mirror Rearview Mirror Chisco

The new Chisco Rearview Babywearing Mirror is such a nifty accessory!  The mirror is tiny, but it gets the job done!  I love to clip it onto whatever carrier I am wearing.  If baby is on my back, I can check on her in the mirror, to make sure she is doing okay or see […]

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Maya Wrap featured on Brothers & Sisters show!

The SlingLady always loves to see babywearing in the mainstream, especially in the media, so I was excited to see that Kitty, on Brothers & Sisters, was wearing her newly adopted baby on the show last night in this Maya Wrap.  Even better, she was wearing the baby nice and tight – not low and […]

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Good Question: Scootababy vs. Ring Sling

Dear Sling Lady, I got Maya Wrap from you when DD was born, which worked great for us when she was smaller.  Now she is 8 months old, almost 25 lbs,and I get neck and shoulder pain when I wear her for more than an hour.  Will the Scootababy provide more support for me?  What are the […]

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The Motrin Ad That Shook the Babywearing World

The Babywearing World is in uproar over a recent Motrin ad that implies that babywearing is painful for moms (hence they should presumably use Motrin). In fact, so many people wrote to Motrin to complain that they actually took the ad off their site and posted an apology on their site. Wow! Here’s the print […]

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The SlingLady’s Holiday Gift Guide

For those of you who celebrate the holidays, it’s that time of year again: time to start thinking about presents!   Carry Me Away stocks many wonderful gifts for new and seasoned babywearers alike. If you’re the kind of person who buys throughout the year and is already one with your shopping, we congratulate you! For […]

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