Wordless Wednesday: Nurturing Touch

Written by NPN_Admin on March 30th, 2011

Babywearing, Nurturing Touch, Wordless Wednesday

This week we asked: What does nurturing touch look like?

(Read more about using nurturing touch, for any age, on our resource page, and enjoy this week’s articles on the theme.)

Strong man, gentle daddy…heading home after a long day at the beach.
Mary Michael blogs at The Accidental Natural Mama.

From Kristin: “Having twins makes giving as much physical contact as babies sometimes need very challenging! Luckily, my girls adapted, as did I. Here’s one peaceful moment amidst the chaos for me. I was watching my oldest play in the yard.”
Kristin blogs at Intrepid Murmurings.

From Stephanie: “No more kisses, Mommy!”

Baby loves to be close to Mama and explore his world at the same time. Here he passes along some nurturing touch to a beautiful flower.
Charise blogs at I Thought I Knew Mama.

Kangaroo Care - nurturing touch as medicine
Kangaroo Care — nurturing touch as medicine.
Paige blogs at Baby Dust Diaries.

One-year-old Aelyn snuggles close to Mama in the Ergo.
Melissa blogs at Simple Whimsy.

holding hand on a log
Even as our children grow, they need our gentle touch: a hug, a back scratch, a hand to hold.
Lauren blogs at Hobo Mama.

Tell us: What does nurturing touch look like in your family?

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