Preventing Hip Dislocation

  Hip Dislocation or Dysplasia is much more prevalent in babies than we might think. One area of prevention is in choosing and using baby carriers that allow healthy hip positioning. The MonaLisa Mamas Baby Wrap proudly support this healthy hip positioning (please see diagrams below) by supporting your baby’s legs and hips in the […]

Choosing a Baby Carrier

                    Modern baby carriers come in a wide variety of styles to suit every taste and budget. Choosing which carrier to purchase can be an overwhelming task because there are so many excellent options in a bewildering range of styles, colors, and sizes. But take a […]

Tips & Tricks on Safe Babywearing

It is very important to understand basic babywearing safety before ever putting on a carrier. As with any baby product, baby carriers can pose potential safety hazards if they are not used carefully and correctly. Make sure your child’s airway remains open at all times while babywearing. The best way to do this is to keep […]

The Benefits of Babywearing

  Medical professionals agree that infants thrive through touch; “wearing” your baby is another way to meet this need. The benefits of babywearing don’t end there … babywearing offers many other advantages, some of which include: Happy Babies. It’s true … carried babies cry less! In a study published in the journal Pediatrics, researchers found […]

What is Babywearing?

  5 – 11 October 2014 is International Babywearing Week! And in the spirit of promoting babywearing, we are posting a special blog every day this week on this awesome topic. So, here goes…What is Babywearing? Babywearing is the practice of keeping your baby or toddler close and connected to you as you engage in […]

Prémaman Stockists of MonaLisa Mamas!

It is with huge pride and greatest pleasure that we announce our most recent stockist of MonaLisa Mamas Nursing Covers – PRÉMAMAN TYGERVALLEY, CAPE TOWN!!   Prémaman is a Belgian found company who specializes in clothes for pregnant women and young children, together with an assortment of accessories. They boast with about 350 stores in the world. […]

Our Brand New Product Range for Tiny Humans

MonaLisa Mamas was born (right after the birth of our boys) through a need for freedom and simplifying our life with all the crazy demands of a new baby in our homes, in a comfortable and stylish manner. We love giving other new parents the joy and freedom we have discovered, and we thank you […]

New Product Launch Coming Soon!

We, here at MonaLisa Mamas, are always on the lookout for new ideas. Especially if those new ideas make life easier for mom and happier for baby! So, watch this space for the launch of our exciting NEW PRODUCT LINE! And great LAUNCH SPECIALS, ofcourse!  We don’t want to give away the surprise yet, but […]

The Benefits of Babywearing

The benefits of babywearing are wide and well researched.  Here are a few facts for you and your baby’s well-being: Babies who are carried… Cry less! 43% less overall and 54% less during evening hours. Are healthier! They gain weight faster, have better motor skills, coordination, increased muscle tone, and sense of balance. Get a better view […]