{Review} NooNoo Pie Tie… Snug And Free, The Natural And Flexible Baby Carrier For Babywearing {GIVEAWAY CLOSED}

There is no better feeling in the world than holding your little baby in your arms – my favourite part of the day is lying on the couch with my little Knox sleeping against my chest, taking in his scent (nothing in the world smells better than a baby!) and kissing his perfect little head.

{Review} NooNoo Pie Tie... Snug And Free, The Natural And Flexible Baby Carrier {GIVEAWAY CLOSED} baby relaxing on mom's chest

Having a busy toddler makes having these special moments rather difficult. There is just so much to do  – I’m sure all moms can agree. With the NooNoo Pie Tie you can still have baba close to you even when you are busy. Knox was a month premature and spent a week in NICU due to having some breathing difficulties. We were not allowed to touch him at all and I got to hold him for the first time when he was about a week old. Needless to say, once I finally did hold him I never wanted to let go. The lovely ladies at NooNoo Pie sent me a wrap to try out and it arrived the day after we finally brought Knox home. It must have been extremely stressful for him to all of a sudden be in such a drastically different environment than the NICU with all its beeping machines and he was crying quite a lot – that wrap worked wonders. As you can see in the photo, I got the wrap horribly wrong the first time around! Luckily, through NooNoo Pie’s amazing hands-on approach, they guided me in the right direction…

Getting it wrong…

{Review} NooNoo Pie Tie... Snug And Free, The Natural And Flexible Baby Carrier {GIVEAWAY CLOSED} getting babywearing wrong

Getting it right...

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{Review} NooNoo Pie Tie... Snug And Free, The Natural And Flexible Baby Carrier Babywearing newborn

It instantly calmed him (and myself) to be so close to me – it also gave me the freedom to move around and do my thing without having to put him down. This also really helped with the bonding experience – you can read about my difficulties bonding and not bonding my first born here. What I also love about using the wrap is that if you happen to dose off lying on the couch or sitting in your rocking chair, baba is securely attached to you so they will not roll off. I know that sounds hectic, but sleep deprivation is no joke.

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Shannon  from http://babywearing.co.za/ had the following to say about her experience with the NooNoo Pie Tie:

“My NooNooPie was a lifesaver! Leo was a very cuddly baby from the start and always wanted to be held, which I really didn’t mind, it’s just that I found it really hard to eat properly, or do anything really while I held him and my body was taking a lot of strain. A friend gave me the NooNooPie as a gift and by that stage I had basically given up on a few of the other baby carriers / slings I had tried, so I was pleasantly surprised when I realized how easy it really was to use. It’s a simple long piece of fabric, which can look a little overwhelming to begin with, but the instructional leaflet that came with the NooNooPie explained perfectly how to tie it and I had it waxed within a day. Leo absolutely loved it, and still does. He’s 8kg’s now and I’m still using it when he has a bad teething day or he is struggling to go down in the evenings. Before my NooNooPie I was so scared to venture out of the house with him for fear of him screaming in public, but I even managed to visit the extremely loud BabyExpo at the CTICC, with Barney the Dinosaur blaring in the background, Leo slept peacefully through it all, while most other Mom’s were trying to navigate their way through the crowds with their prams. It really was a confidence booster!”

{Review} NooNoo Pie Tie... Snug And Free, The Natural And Flexible Baby Carrier {GIVEAWAY CLOSED}

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The Noonoo Pie Tie is a baby wrap carrier which is made of a long piece of soft, comfortable fabric can be quite complicated at first – but once you get the hang of it you will never want to take it off or stop experimenting with different  ways to wrap. Click here to see all the different ways you can wrap your NooNoo Pie Tie.

I know Babywearing is another favourite topic when it comes to the so called “Mommy Wars”, I personally think it is great when done in moderation and also – when done the right way! Always take special note of the safety guidelines of any wrap you buy.

The NooNoo Pie Tie is amazing because…

• It is soft and durable.

• There are no pesky buckles, belts or rings.

•The Noonoo Pie Tie looks great and covers all the post pregnancy love handles. After all who wouldn’t want to look like a trendy, hip eco-mama ?! Having said that, its not only for moms, but for dads too.

• It comes in the most gorgeous colours.

• It spreads weight evenly over your back and shoulders.

• You can breastfeed discreetly while wearing the sling.

• It gives you your hands back! Taking care of siblings, chores and shopping are so much easier when you are wearing your baby in the Noonoo Pie Tie.

• It’s proudly South African!

Click here to see how product reviews work on my blog.

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Not only was I spoiled with one of these amazing NooNoo Pie Ties, they will also be spoiling one of you lucky mommies/daddies! You can stand the chance to win a NooNoo Pie Tie in a colour of your choice – all you have to do is…

1. Like NooNoo Pie Tie on Facebook

2. Like Caffeine and Fairydust on Facebook and Follow on Twitter (@CaffeineandF)

3. Share Caffeine and Fairydust blog with your friends and tell us in the comment section below why you want to win this awesome prize! (Please note that comments might take some time to appear as I will approve them first.)

Winner to be announced on 26 February 2015

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52 thoughts on “{Review} NooNoo Pie Tie… Snug And Free, The Natural And Flexible Baby Carrier For Babywearing {GIVEAWAY CLOSED}

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  2. I am totally in loooove with the Dusty Pink NooNoo Pie Tie!! Our little girl is due 31 March 2015 and as this is my first child… I know I won’t be able to put her down!! I will just want to hold her in my arms the entire time! PLUS my friends are absolutely CRAZY about their NooNoo Pie Ties!! I just have to have it!!

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  3. I would love this! seems like a life saver especially since the little one is 8 weeks and stuck on me like glue! would love to have her close while doing other stuff too

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  4. I would love to win this as my first born (2.5years) is a mommy’s girl and with the second one coming in August I would to still give her attention while keeping the baby close.

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  5. We are having our first little love in July and the noo noo poe tie is exactly what I would love. I already know that i am hoing to be the tipe of mommy that wants to keep her baby boy as close as possable for a s long as possable. My heart leaps to my throat every time i think holding my baby and i realy do think NOO NOO PIE TIE will be one of my favourite accessories.

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  6. Would love to win this! Expecting my second boy early in March and never really used a carrrier with my first boy. Now with a busy toddler in the house I am sure this will be a lifesaver!

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  7. My close friends have just had a baby and they’re really struggling with a colicky baby. I have a wrap and it worked wonders for my son so I’d love for them to have one to help with their one-month-old.

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  8. rehana seedat I would love to win this for my sister in law who is due in 2 months time. This would be the perfect prezzie for her. I have liked NooNoo Pie Tie on Facebook. I am already a fan of Caffeine and Fairydust on Facebook and Following u on Twitter as well. My twitterhandle @rehanaseedat

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  9. I am 35 weeks pregnant and about to have my third baby. The first one had severe colic and I suffered terrible post partum depression. My second was a quiet, sweet child but I wish I had had a noonoopie wrap for both of them. I carried them in a sling which was tough on my back. Will feel extremely blessed to win a noonoopie wrap. I have heard from so many how amazing they are for mom and baby.

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  10. I would love to win for a friend that is due in afew months. She enter all comps hoping to win something, it would be a great PIF as we have that going with 5 of our friends each

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  11. I would really love to win one, as I’m expecting our second child and couldn’t afford one with my first child. I really love how the Noonoo Pie works and would really love one.

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  12. My baby is very attached to me and having a NooNoo Pie Tie would make life a lot easier for me. I’ve got 2 different kangaroo pouches but one as uncomfortable as the other. This tie looks so natural and so soft. I would really appreciate a Noo noo Pie Tie.❤❤❤

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  13. I would love to win one of these , because we are trying for our second baby and would love to hold him or her close to me, because my first baby didn’t like being held close

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  14. I would love to carry my baby girl around in a trendy and comfortable noo noo pie! She’s 4 days old today and love to cuddle. Will be so awesome to have that hands free option!

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  15. I’m a new mama to my lillte sweet ignacy boy. I would love to spend as much time close to him as possible. Noonoo Pie wrap is a wonderful opportunity to do it! Love the idea of wrapping and cuddling and kissing, keeping baby close to mama 🙂

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  16. I love noo noo pie tie!! Love all the colours that they come in and how awesome it is to babywear.. I think its so special and reassuring to your little one. Id love this for when we try for another baby or to give to my sister in law who just gave birth. Baby was born two months early and still in nicu. This would be great for her.. fingers crossed x

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  17. I would love to win this for my sister, she has just had her 5th baby!!!
    What an amazing idea, she would love this as it would make her life so much easier, having her hands free with 4 other kids would be such a help!!

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  18. My husband and I are trying for our third and last baby. Our first was a fertility assisted baby and our second a suprise but now we are battling again. Because of treatment and doctors bills we will have to go on a very strict budget to have our next and winning this would certainly help with all the expenses that comes with having children. We are not doing well financially but because we don’t want to regret not having another child and because of the problems ttc that is the reason why we are doing this again for the last time. So every little bit of help we will be so very very grateful for.

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  19. I saw the Noo Noo Pie Tie ages ago and have fallen in love with it. I think it is the perfect wrap for newborns, and it will certainly be amazing for my son, who is due to arrive next week. I would buy one in a heart beat however with my financial situation I am unable to. Here is holding thumbs for the competition 🙂

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  20. My little boy is two weeks old. I bought an Ergo and got some advice about how to use a rolled up blanket in the base instead of buying the newborn insert but it’s really not working – his little head flops all over the place and I have to support so much of him that I may as well just carry him. I would love to try a Noonoo Pie which seems much more suited for newborns.

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  21. My sis is getting ready for the arrival of her first baba in March without us as she lives far away. The NooNoo Pie Tie will be a wonderful gift for her to keep baba close.

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  22. Hi,

    My oldest had to have a surgery on her tummy when she was just born and never took to babywearing since I think she felt uncomfortable. I never had the newborn at hime experience and missed out of skin to skin bonding, breastfeeding and just having those little cuddles. In a way I felt cheated out of this experience.

    Then we decided to have baby number 2. Unfortunately that was a journey on it’s own as well and after 2 miscarriages I finally fell pregnant with my rainbow. She will be making her entrance on the 9th of Feb and I am hoping and determined to get the whole experience from skin to skin, breastfeeding, babywearing and semi- cosleeping.

    I hope that I would be chosen since I never won something in my entire life, but this is not just a competition, it’s something that will enable me to experience motherhood on a whilr different level

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  23. I have a noo noo pie tie in grey and me and my little one just loves it. He loves being snuggled up to mommy listening to my heartbeat and mommy loves the “handsfree” functionality. I would love to win another one in a darker colour like blue or black for when mommy is baby wearing whilst working in the garden. ♡

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  24. One of my closest friends and collegues gave birth this morning to the most beautiful little boy. He was a month and a half premature and because of this they have very little for the baby. I think this would make such a wonderful gift for a first time mom as it gives her the opportunity to keep baby close, even when busy.
    I really hope i win this for her ❤

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