This month we did it all from wrapping tiny preemies to trying out a double hammock with a toddler. Thanks to everyone who made it out!
Saturday Meeting: On Off-Label Use: Or as Kelsey put it, “if you would do it with your own child then teach it to others”. The case in point was doing a back carry with a child in a convertible SSC, with the narrow base setting. The instructions advise against this because they do not want people… Continue reading September Meeting(s) Minutes
Starting in September we will be offering a second monthly meeting, on the third Wednesday of the month from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Like our regular Saturday meetings, our Wednesday meetings will be livestreamed on the Facebook group page* for those who cannot attend in person. As always our meetings are free, open to the public, and kid-friendly.… Continue reading Wednesday Meetings Are Back!
Thanks to everyone who stopped by our table at the Baby Fair. For those who couldn’t make it, the Baby Fair is hosted by the North Liberty Community Library and sponsored by Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. The Baby Fair showcases local nonprofits and businesses that serve local families– and it supports the library’s Womb… Continue reading Baby Fair 2017
Livestream: August is the month for taking vacations, squeezing the last bits out of summer before back to school– which makes for a pretty slow meeting. We tested out the livestream to the Facebook group, well groups (having accidentally started livestreaming to the B/S/T page first). Streaming on Facebook is much more straight forward than using… Continue reading August Meeting Minutes
There were a lot of familiar faces this month! We love to see folks come back each month, even if it’s just to hang out. The more the merrier! We talked about our new Lending Library carrier donated by Tula, the pros and cons of different styles of Lillebaby brand carriers and onbuhimos, sunscreen, and… Continue reading July Meeting Minutes
Answering questions from our June meeting: When is a stretchy wrap too old? Is it safe to babywear in the heat? How big does my baby need to be before I can stop using the infant insert?