Nesting Days is the only carrier that is like wearing your favorite yoga wear with the form and function of a baby carrier. Created by a postpartum doula, the Nesting Days carrier provides hands-free, skin-to-skin babywearing for babies up to 18 pounds. It uses light-weight, technical fabrics in a patented tubular design that surrounds the mother's body 360 degrees, distributing baby's weight evenly over her body. The side tie adjusts the tension over the baby's back, allowing for growth and ease of use. It is intended for use at home, with baby in only a diaper for maximum skin-to-skin contact, and to be worn over clothing when on outings.
Wearing our skin-to-skin newborn carrier boosts oxytocin levels and lowers cortisol (science talk for more love and less stress), and increases prolactin, for better milk production and greater breastfeeding success. It also promotes healthy attachment and bonding, because the nesting days are when these begin. Newborns need help regulating their own temperature (since they aren’t in that cozy womb anymore!), and mom or daddy’s skin is the perfect heater for their tiny bodies. Finally, our carrier aids in learning baby's cues, so feeding, sleeping and awake time can be more fully enjoyed.
Getting your baby in and out of the car should be easy! Your Nesting Days carrier has your back when you and your baby need to make a quick getaway!
We are thrilled that Laura from 'Laura's Natural Life' chose Nesting Days as her favorite baby carrier! Here is a clip from her youtube video where she shows how to wear it and how happy her baby is in it!
Congratulations, new mama! Your baby is finally here and how precious and sweet it is to hold them, smell them and marvel at that perfect (and tiny!) body. Is there anything cuter than baby feet? I don’t think so. For nine months your body provided the perfect environment for your baby to develop in....(read more)
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I’m a trained postpartum doula. Because many people don’t know what a postpartum doula is or does, I usually begin by explaining what I don’t do. I am not medically trained. I do not make diagnosis, give medical advise, or administer medicine. What I do do is Nurture, Educate, Support and Transition (N.E.S.T.) the new mother and her infant...(read more)
The Nesting Days Carrier: This is by far the easiest carrier I have every used. There are no buckles, inserts, or complicated wrapping techniques involved. I step into it, pull it up around my torso, slip one arm in, slide my baby into the panel, slip in my other arm, tie the two loose pieces together, then pull up the bottom panel for support...(read more)
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