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    Bonkers is offline wishes she was a glow worm. A glow worm's never glum, 'cos how can you be grumpy when the sun shines out of your bum?
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    Default Recommend me a baby carrier

    so with my first 2 little's i had the worlds most uncomfortable baby carrier, seriously it was awful, but silly me never got a new one, anyway its now in the bin thank goodness.
    anyway i want a good new/second hand one, that i can use from birth till when hopefully this baby grows out of the colic and reflux i just know it will get.
    im looking into things early so i can get everything i need to get over and done with so its not a mad rush. so please recommend me some or link me to websites

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    I would recommend an Ergo or Manducca carrier. If you search threads there is alot on these carriers.

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    We're loving our ergo- it has the newborn insert so can be used from birth

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    I really don't think you can go past a plain ol' sling?!

    They're cheap, Machine washable & dry quickly, so easy to adjust, so quick and easy to get bub in and out, fold up small for traveling/squashing in nappy bag, took me all of 2 and a bit days to get the hang of positioning DD correctly & I carried her in it till she was 14 KG and decided to walk every where.

    Brought it 2nd hand for $10, sold it for $10. How can you go wrong?

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    I have a Baby Bjorn and while my DH likes it, I find it really uncomfortable even when my DD was younger (now 10.5 months). I have switched to an Ergo and love it! So comfy for both me and bub! If I am lucky enough to have anther baby I think I will also get a ring sling for the newborn stage.

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    Love my Manduca carrier! So comfortable to wear and DS always falls asleep in it. Comes with the newborn insert so you can use straight away.

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