What is postpartum bonding?
A festival of the senses! We already make first contact with our baby during pregnancy. The birth mother still has a clear advantage, because she feels the baby's movements, for example, much earlier and more strongly than others. Bonding or the bonding top can promote the togetherness between the parents and the child. It is their heartbeat and their movements that the baby perceives. But even while still in the womb, the child hears voices from outside, which it can recognise after birth. Immediately after birth, the miracle of parent-child bonding begins: Through the bonding top, we can strengthen the bond. We fall madly in love with each other. This is mainly due to the hormone oxytocin, which has already accompanied the birth mother through labour. The little human being is still completely helpless and dependent on warmth, food and protection. It is easier for us to recognise exactly what it needs if we engage with each other with all our senses: