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Bonding with Baby

Bonding with Baby

That perfect, warm sensation when they first placed my newborn daughter on my chest and she was the exact same temperature as me…I can still feel it. She had just been born but it seemed for a few more minutes that she was still part of me. I never wanted that moment to end. We carried sparks of that feeling through her infancy, toddlerhood, and beyond through practices that many people call “Attachment Parenting.” In a … Read entire article »

Filed under: Attachment Parenting, Featured

Babywearing: New Native Pouch Sling Review

Babywearing: New Native Pouch Sling Review

There are so many slings on the market, yet our friend Jen at NursingMotherSupplies.com sells only the New Native Baby Carrier. Jen’s a breastfeeding expert who recommends only the best products for nursing moms. Moms can wear their baby comfortably in the New Native sling while discreetly nursing. The New Native is a favorite of celebs like Keri Russell and Angelina Jolie who have been pictured using it. The wide carrier strap provides great back support, and it … Read entire article »

Filed under: Attachment Parenting, Baby Carriers, Breastfeeding, Celebrity Babies, Featured, Gift Ideas, Organic, Slings

Celeb Babywearing Sighting: Angelina Jolie in Belle Baby Carrier

Celeb Babywearing Sighting: Angelina Jolie in Belle Baby Carrier

Angelina Jolie has been spotted wearing the Belle Baby Carrier in Organic Black Cotton in W Magazine. We brought this hip baby carrier to you first. The Belle is a celeb favorite…and I love it too. Click here for our full review of the Belle Baby Carrier. Want One For Yourself? The Belle is available for $89.95-$99.95 at www.bellebabycarriers.com and at Target.com. Mamanista readers get 20% off sales at www.bellebabycarriers.com with coupon code: mommies. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Carriers, Celebrity Babies, Hip Find

Babywearing with Sarah Palin

Babywearing with Sarah Palin

Politics aside, Sarah Palin’s candidacy has brought motherhood issues to public attention: special needs babies, teenage pregnancy, and breastfeeding and babywearing. Sara Palin has been spotted wearing baby Trig in a Ingrid (Reversible) Baby Pouch Sling from Hotslings. What a hip baby carrier! The Ingrid is cream with abstract red flowers that read as organic and nurturing, with a bit of pizazz.  The sling reverses to black and is made of cotton sateen. You can get Sarah Palin’s … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Carriers, Celebrity Babies, News, Slings, Women's Issues

Babywearing Halloween Costumes

Babywearing Halloween Costumes

Trick or Treating with your kiddo in a sling, mei tai, wrap or carrier?  Make your babywearing part of the costume.  Here are a few suggestions from us here at Mamanista: Kangaroo – Forward Facing Okay, a marsupial may be an obvious choice…but still adorable!  Dress in tan, get yourself a pair of brown floppy ears, and put your baby in this adorable Baby Kangaroo Costume. Wear baby facing out in the kangaroo carry, of course! If … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Carriers, Costumes, Halloween, Slings, Wraps