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#1 of 8 Old 05-11-2010, 05:14 PM - Thread Starter
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My 2 year old had been cranky, moving from tantrum to tantrum with barely a break for a few hours, fighting a nap and generally making me crazy. Within a min. of wrapping her up I had this. Blessed Peace!

Why is babywearing awesome for you?

Kristy, wife to Josh proud mama to Katie: since 3/08 and Emma since 8/12.

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Yay for babywearing!

I think it's awesome bc:

1. I can get around w/out lugging a huge stroller that my lo doesn't even want to sit in.

2. I have 2 free hands to hold my older boys hands, push carts, browse merchandise, etc., etc.

3. I look so darn cool doin' it!

Wife to dh, Mommy to ds1 12/2002, ds2 9/2005, and ds3 9/2008.
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You ladies are making me long to wear my 2 y.o.! I haven't been able to do it in a while because I'm pregnant and due to have this baby anytime now. Can't wait till I'm back in babywearing action again! My carriers are getting lonely.

Mom to retired nursling Lily (6/22/07) and wife to my wonderful DH since 3/19/05
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because DS loves it, because I can be active with him and unencumbered by a stroller, and because I get so many double takes when I carry him. It's our bonding time and this weekend we'll go for a walk in our first HBC.

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Aw...that is too cute

Since ds is nearly two the free hands has really been dear.

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Sounds like our days have been quite similar! Survival Ok, mine doesn't sleep but if it stops the whining and tantrums....

Becky- Wife to DH, Mama to "Nani" (July '08) "Coco" (July '10) and Decker the Wrecker (May'13)
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1) It calms dd down
2) I can get things done
3) I can snuggle and do what I need to do at the same time
4) No strollers!
5) Easy to fit a carrier in my purse/diaper bag
6) Great for ECing
7) Portable napping
8) I can kiss dd's head whenever I want
9) Convenient
10) Promotes bonding
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