I am so excited to announce that Sling Clinic is back at the Barnes Children's Centre (67B Lower Richmond Rd, Mortlake, London SW14 7HJ) from Tuesday 11th of May. Offering low cost sling and carrier support to local families. Everyone is welcome - from bumps to toddlers (or beyond), those with a carrier already they'dContinue reading "Richmond Sling Clinic is back at the Barnes Children's Centre"
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Kingston, Refurbing and the next few months here at Sheen Slings
It's all change over the next few months here at Sheen Slings! Firstly we are adding a new location - Kingston! From May onwards the Children's Centre are kindly giving me a monthly slot to come and run a Sling Library session. Exact dates and times to follow, but there will be 1 session aContinue reading "Kingston, Refurbing and the next few months here at Sheen Slings"
FAQ - How is the Sling Library Funded?
The simple answer is it isn't, the library doesn't received any external funding to run. Instead the idea is that it pays for itself through the rentals and donations. It's taken a while, but for the most part the Sling Library sessions do now just about manage to pay for themselves in a sustainable way. Continue reading "FAQ - How is the Sling Library Funded?"
Carrying Stories - Juliet
Carrying your baby is such a personal thing – people carry for different reasons and different carriers suit different people. Here is Juliet’s story…. "I knew I wanted to carry my baby when I first found out I was pregnant. It seemed like a common sense thing to do; aside from the fact that we’dContinue reading "Carrying Stories - Juliet"
Our Connecta Stock is here!!
I am so excited to announce the arrival of Connecta Baby Carriers for sale at Sheen Slings. They join our small but growing number of slings for purchase from consultations, workshops and sling library sessions.which also include Hana Baby Stretchy wraps, Boba Stretchy wraps, Close Parent Caboo Lite, and Izmi Baby Carriers. Connecta Baby Carriers have long been popular atContinue reading "Our Connecta Stock is here!!"
We are adding workshops! In the fullness of time there will be a full range but for now we are getting started with "Introduction to Babywearing" and "Perfect Buckles". These workshops last around 2 hours and really allow us to focus in on the topic, allowing you plenty of time to try for yourself inContinue reading "Workshops!"
New Baby, New Year, New Library Dates and a couple of changes here at Sheen Slings
Our daughter - Rachel Emma Boot - finally arrived earlier this month. Just in time for paternity leave to run nicely into Christmas for an extended family break together. Rachel fortunately loves a sling and seems only too happy to enable me try out all the library carriers with a smaller baby (many of whichContinue reading "New Baby, New Year, New Library Dates and a couple of changes here at Sheen Slings"
Sling Library Dates for the rest of the year!
As many of you know, David and I are expecting our second child... due late November. The library will run as normal until mid-November (unless she puts in an unexpectedly early appearance), then the library sessions will be suspended for the rest of the year and will hopefully resume sometime mid-Jan once we've all hadContinue reading "Sling Library Dates for the rest of the year!"