5 Reasons to Baby Wear

Blog Title - "5 Reasons to Baby Wear" by LilHelper.ca. Image of mom babywearing in background

Hi there! My name is Erin Summers. I’m a blogging Mommy to my amazing daughter. I am brand new to the Creative Content Team here at Lil Helper !!

I want to talk about how there are soooo many choices that we as parents must make.

Those choices run the gamut from simple to super complex. One choice you will have to make is whether or not to baby wear!

I’m going to give 5 reasons to baby wear and why I think all parents should consider it!

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Lil Helper Cloth Diapers Recognizes World Mental Health Day 2017

Lil Helper Cloth Diapers recognizes world mental health day 2017 - image features a group of people standing at the edge of a dock facing out towards a body of water.

October 10th, 2017 is World Mental Health Day

Here at Lil Helper, mental health is a subject we hold close to our hearts. A few of our team members have struggled with Postpartum Depression or Anxiety and we have had many conversations with customers (AKA Lil Helper family members) who struggle with their mental health.

The World Health Organisation estimates that “worldwide about 10% of pregnant women and 13% of women who have just given birth experience a mental disorder, primarily depression”. If you went to prenatal classes, are part of a Mom group, etc… Chances are that 1 in 10 of those Mothers experienced a postpartum mental disorder. To make matters worse, many mothers all over the world feel pressure to “get back to normal” while dealing with their mental disorders. Many struggle in silence.

Today, we ask that you simply check in. Check in with yourself, your friends and family, check in with any new parents you know and even parents of older children. A simple, “Hey, how are you?” might make the world of a difference to someone who is suffering.

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Are your Cloth Diapers Leaving Marks on your Baby’s Skin?

blog title header - "Marks Left by Cloth Diapers Got you Seeing Red?" with a picture of Cloth Diapers Leaving Marks on your Baby's Skin

Cloth Diapers Leaving Marks on Your Baby’s Skin?

Your little needs a diaper change.
You play with baby happily as you prepare them for a diaper change.
You have everything set up and begin the diaper change process.

As you open the cover, your face drops.

sarah jessica parker is shocked at cloth diapers leaving marks on baby's skin

These Darn Red Marks!

You feel horrible thinking that maybe your baby’s diaper was hurting them. Don’t worry!! We are here to help you determine what is normal and what is not when it comes to leg marks. And what to do to ensure your baby’s diaper fit is not too tight.

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Was Lil Helper Scammed Again? Or is it a Mistake?

Was lil helper scammed again? Or is this a mistake on the customers part?

We think this was a mistake on the customer’s part, but what do you think? Was Lil Helper scammed again? Watch this video and decide for yourself:

Can’t watch? Here’s what happened:

Around Christmas time 2016, a customer contacted us requesting to return 2 Lil Helper day packs. We agreed to accept the return, refunded their money and asked the customer to send the product back to us. Some of you will be reading this saying “WHAT?! You gave them their money back BEFORE you got the product returned?” Well, yes, dear reader. In our experience, everyone who requests a return will send us the product back. If we are being honest, at the risk of sounding braggy, we don’t get that many returns. However, customers always send the product back.

In this case, we received a package from this customer… containing 2 brand new stroller blankets. Not the $300 worth of Lil Helper diapers we were expecting.

chrissy teigan awkward face - was lil helper scammed?

So… was Lil Helper scammed?

Naaaah…. at least, we hope not! We are choosing to believe that this was a mistake on the customers part. Maybe they were returning these stroller blankets to another retailer and got the shipping labels mixed up. Who knows. It doesn’t matter, anyways. What do you do when life gives you lemons? Thank them because lemons are really expensive when they’re out of season. Or… you could make lemonade.

beyonce lemonade - was lil helper scammed again?

THE KINDNESS GIVEAWAY

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What’s up for grabs?

2 brand new Stroller Blankets (1 winner on Facebook & 1 winner on Youtube)

How to enter?

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Tell us about a time you showed someone kindness or when someone showed you kindness. Inspire us. Don’t, for the love of Beyonce, be humble. This is a chance to brag a bit.

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Contest closes July 22nd 11:59pm This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook OR Youtube.