Why I’m loving my SSC right now

The holiday lines are frightful, but my SSC is so delightful! Tis’ the season for long lines and crowded stores. When my little guy was smaller it wasn’t such a big deal to navigate these situations — or time has just made me remember it that way. Now, with a rambunctious 2 year old who […]

December Carrier Freeze

We’ve got exciting plans for our lending library! How often are you asking “What size is this wrap?” “What’s the name of this SSC” “Is this a toddler size?” Well, we are going to put all that info right there on the carrier with ID tags! Having this info right at our fingertips will also […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Jo & Walter Moran

In order to better get to know the volunteer educators for BWI of Southern Maryland, we will be featuring an interview with a different volunteer every week. This week’s volunteer spotlight is a special double edition featuring super volunteer couple Jo & Walter Moran! Name: Jo Moran Children: Amelia, 2 Volunteer Type: VBE (Volunteer Babywearing […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Katy Galloway

In order to better get to know the volunteer educators for BWI of Southern Maryland, we will be featuring an interview with a different volunteer every week. This week’s volunteer spotlight is Katy Galloway! Name: Katy Galloway Children: Jude, 2 years old, and Baby #2 due in March 2016 Volunteer Type: VBE (Volunteer Babywearing Educator) […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Abby Sines

In order to better get to know the volunteer educators for BWI of Southern Maryland, we will be featuring an interview with a different volunteer every week. This week’s volunteer spotlight is Abby Sines! Name: Abby Sines Children: Cadence 3 and Arden 1 Volunteer Type: VBE (Volunteer Babywearing Educator) Other Accreditations: CPST, Trained CBWS consultant […]

International Babywearing Week 2015 – Sponsors and Activities

Happy International Babywearing Week! We have lots of fun activities planned, so please be sure to check the Facebook page and the Chatter page! There is a scavenger hunt going on in the chatter group as well as daily Rafflecopter giveaways hosted on the main page! Be sure to check the events tab for details […]

Babywearing from Day 1

by Jennah Watters, ABE I didn’t start babywearing until a bit later on with my first child. At around 2-3 months I started using a Moby and Bjorn, and it wasn’t until around 6 months that I started using a ring sling and purchased my first woven wrap. So I was really excited to start […]

A Cherished Moment

by Alisa Barnes, VBE Before this past weekend, babywearing had been just this thing that I did. Don’t get me wrong, I do love it and I wear my son a lot. I think we all have our own personal reasons why babywearing is so amazing. If you’re new just wait for all the awesome things […]

Why We LOVE Your Babywearing Selfies!

by Your BWI SoMD VBEs photos shared with permission by BWI SoMD members Babywearing selfies are a fun way to celebrate babywearing. Many of us snap at least one almost every time baby goes up! Though it’s easy to feel a little babywearing-obsessed if you share a bunch of them on social media, I encourage you to […]

Boating and Babywearing

Let’s talk about boats and babies!  One question we hear frequently in Southern Maryland is “Can I wear my baby on a boat?”  The short answer is  . . . No.  We are huge fans of babywearing!  #WEARALLTHEBABIES!  However, in a boat, babies should wear a life jacket. Maryland law states that all children under the […]