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This way of carrying babies is very common in Mozambique, south eastern Africa. It is relatively comfortable and versatile. Plus, all you need is a ...
The material should be sturdy but soft. Cotton works well. What is important is that it is rectangular and also big enough (about as wide as your ar...
Imagine you are going to wear it as a skirt. Just hold it like the picture and then lean forward with your torso parallel to the ground.
Lean forward, grabbing the ends of the cloth. Have someone assist you by holding the baby and then putting the baby on your back, face down.
In this leaning position, slide the cloth from your waist upwards towards your and your baby's shoulders.Have the person assisting you adjust the bott...
both ends of the cloth meet in the front, between the breasts.tie it twice and slowly come out of your leaning position.
your baby should now cozily sit on top of your bum, with his legs wrapped around your waist. Now you can go around and take your baby with you.!Do no...
If you want to carry the baby towards the front, all you have to do is follow all the steps and then:lean forward, raise your left arm and slide your ...
Here I am using the same technique to carry my 2.5 year old. She loves it, but I can only do it for a little while since she is heavier!
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Posted:May 4, 2009
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