All posts by Anika

Testing the Diva Milano Baby Carrier

Some weeks ago I had the chance to test the Diva Milano The One! baby carrier which was rented to me by Kounotori Babywearing. Introduction Diva Milano is an Italian/Russian brand using beautifully designed woven fabrics for their carriers.Their fullbuckle carrier is made for newborns and toddlers alike which is achieved through a stepless adjustable…

What makes the LIMAS baby carrier special?

Limas is a young family-run company founded in 2015. Now, in 2020 it already won several awards for their different baby carriers. LIMAS started with half buckle carriers (waist belt has a buckle while the shoulder straps are tied) but now has several more options in stock like woven wraps, ring slings, swaddles, drool pads,…

Why do I need a Babywearing Consultant?

Why should I wear my baby? Why do I need a baby wearing consultant?
To some people, using slings and carriers comes naturally, for others it is not this easy.
A babywearing consultant can help you when you feel pain, with finding the right carrier, and all the small and bigger problems.

Cradle Carry – Why we usually don‘t recommend it

When looking up positions for a newborn in a sling, we often see the cradle carry as an example. Today I would like to talk about why babywearing consultants usually don‘t recommend the cradle carry and favor the upright position which is also possible in a ringsling. Free breath One of the babywearing basics is…

Interview with a lactation coach

I am happy for having the opportunity to interview a lactation consultant in Tokyo and share it here with you. Hi Jocelyn, thank you for having me! You have a 2-year-old son and soon you will give birth to twins. When and why did you decide to become a lactation coach? I decided to become…

Why Babywearing?

In today‘s society, the common way to transport your child is through the stroller.However, the stroller wasn‘t even invented before the 19th century! Before that, people carried their children in baskets or in a sling. Carrying your baby is a natural way to transport it and if YOU feel comfortable with it and want to…