Wearing Babies In The Winter - Page 2 - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Reply
 
Thread Tools
#31 of 32 Old 10-24-2007, 09:45 PM
 
catchthewind's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: BC, Canada
Posts: 524
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I wear DD in a mei tei and put my maternity coat on over top of us both. I can do it up most of the way and we keep each other pretty snug, so I'm careful not to overdress her. I will put a hat on her if it's really chilly though. We haven't had very cold weather yet, so I'm hoping this continues to work once it starts to get even cooler.

Lindsay - DD1, born posterior and chin up at home, Aug 2007
DD2, born at home in the water, March 2010
catchthewind is offline  
#32 of 32 Old 10-24-2007, 10:21 PM
 
VijayOwens's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 408
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
When my oldest was little I'd put her in a tummy to tummy or kangaroo carry in a fleece pouch and just wear my regular (LL Bean pea) coat open.

I bought a minkee lined mei tai not too long ago and have been eagerly waiting to use it with my younger DD . . . but it has been in the 70s. And she has decided she hates back carries. And I just plain don't do front carries with 36lb children.

So I might just use it with my older 32lb 4 y.o. daughter, lol, who still loves back carries. You just can't make this stuff up.

-V.
VijayOwens is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off