I started baby wearing with Austin… I had Snuggly and HATED it. All caps kind of hate, it hurt my shoulders and back (she was just a tiny little thing) so I only used it once or twice. Then came Brookland. I used that darn Snuggly again for walks until I got my double stroller, unless I convinced someone else to go for a walk with me so I didn’t have to use it.
Then one lucky day I won a Cuddly Wrap in a giveaway (from Everything Mom and Baby). I was so excited, couldn’t wait to get it. It changed the way I felt about wearing my kids. I loved wearing Brookland with my wrap.
I was able to do more with Austin simply by wearing Brookland. If we went somewhere and she was fussy unable to sleep due to being over stimulated I’d take her for a walk. It is so much easier (and saves so much room) to pack a wrap than a double jogger. It has gone camping with us as well. [Read more...]