About Us

 

Stork and The Bees is run by three local mums who have a passion for natural parenting. We all have first-hand experience in wearing our babies and using cloth nappies.

 

 

Helena

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Helena was introduced to slings when her eldest was tiny – he had reflux so being able to hold him upright whist doing other things was a game-changer. Her second-born was carried for most of the first 18 months as a practical way to support a toddler and baby at the same time, as well as loving the cuddles!

She loves a stretchy wrap for carrying little ones, but is most definitely a buckles girl for easy toddler carries. She has completed her babywearing consultancy training with the School of Babywearing and peer support training was with Born to Carry. Helena is our nappy enthusiast, having had both her children in cloth and happy to talk about cloth to anyone who will let her.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cristina

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Cristina has a daughter called Chloe who was born in June 2015 and little Nora born earlier this year. She learned a lot about babywearing in her journey as a pre and postnatal yoga teacher, and basically decided it was the way forward! Loved a stretchy for the early months, buckles later on (and for dad!), and eventually made her way into woven wraps too! She has done babywearing consultancy training with the School of Babywearing.