Twins! We were honored to be the first non-doctor outing for twin sisters. Mom had two older kiddos and babywearing experience but wanted to get some help with her twin carrier. Advertisements
If you follow us on Instagram (@icbabywearers) you will have seen Kelsey’s super festive holiday sweater featuring Santa riding a unicorn draped in functional lights– it was a needed contrast to the downright nasty weather outside. Fortunately, a few folks braved the frigid rain and wind to join us and the theme was ring slings! We… Continue reading December Meeting Minutes
A huge thank you to everyone who came out to our April meetings! They were wonderfully busy and a special thanks to Hai who stopped by just to hang out and stayed to help. ❤ This month we’re diving into questions about wraps and narrow-based harness carriers, facing out and what to do when your… Continue reading April Meeting Minutes
March was finally, mercifully, plague-free for the Iowa City Babywearers and we were able to host both of our monthly meetings. We have lots to cover, so let’s jump right in! Carrier Hacking: The Beco Butterfly 2 is an SSC that included an inner harness which could be adjusted to boost shorter infants into position… Continue reading March Meeting Minutes
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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
This month the theme was first-time back carries using SSC, mei-tais, and wraps. 1. We were finally able to livestream! If you aren’t able to attend a meeting in person, you can join along through our Youtube channel and ask questions in real time. If you subscribe on YT, you will get notifications when we… Continue reading Jan 2017 Meeting Minutes