What is a Baby Carrier?
Baby carriers provide a safe, snug place to hold your child as you go about your day.
Especially designed carriers help to provide an additional closeness between you and your little bundle of joy. They help to cuddle your baby into your back or chest, while leaving your hands free for other things.
Baby carriers are great for soothing your baby; particularly if they have colic or if they are fussy. Allowing you to navigate easily in crowded areas, they really help to strengthen the bond between parent and child and have even been shown to lower the risk of postpartum depression.
The majority of carriers are designed for baby’s weighing 15-20 pounds. However, there are some that allow you to carry your child up to four years of age. With so many different ones available, it can be hard finding one that’s right for you. Below you’ll discover the top 5 baby carriers currently available. [Read more…]