An electric baby swing or the natural rocking motion of a baby lounger – which is the best solution? WomenRecipes.com explains the similarities and differences between a baby swing and a baby lounger.
- Both imitate rocking
- Both are adapted from birth
- The child’s movements trigger the rocking of the deckchair.
- Many baby swing models require batteries or an electrical outlet.
- A baby lounger is easily transportable
- Baby swings are often heavier and bulkier.
- A baby deckchair produces a soft and natural rocking sound.
- Baby swings often have several speeds
- A baby bouncer folds up and stores easily
- Both are appreciated by the child
Baby swing and baby lounger differ in several ways. Did you know, for example, that a baby bouncer offers a natural swing while a baby swing is electric? The baby bouncer is suitable from birth and most children like to rest in it. What do you think about this? Take a few moments to read our article to understand the differences between a baby chair and a baby swing.
An electric baby swing or the natural movement of the baby chair?
Both the baby swing and the baby bouncer mimic the rocking motion your baby experienced during pregnancy and finds when he or she is in your arms. It’s a magical effect! Most children calm down and enjoy the rocking, and they also like to rest in it.
Most electric baby swings are battery operated, so you’ll need to use a lot of them if your model isn’t rechargeable (or doesn’t have a power cord). Electric baby bouncers have a motor that sometimes makes noise, so think about the effect this will have on your baby: soothing or disruptive?
The natural rocking motion of the baby bouncer is gentle and often calms young children. During the first weeks or months, your baby will appreciate the reclining position and the fact that you can see your face or rest while you rock the baby bouncer with your hand.
As your baby grows and realizes that the movement of his or her arms and legs is enough to trigger the rocking chair, he or she will discover that it can be fun! The deckchair moves with your child and stops when your child stops.
Some models look like real amusement parks, while others are simpler and easier to transport.
The biggest difference in terms of ease is that the swing is usually not transportable. It is electric, and its motor makes it heavier and more cumbersome. Sometimes it is also equipped with a tray, toys and music.
Baby bouncers are often lighter and more practical and offer the same advantages as a baby swing. The child enjoys the swing and can rest in both cases.
About WomenRecipes.com baby bouncers :
WomenRecipes baby bouncers are easy to move around the house and don’t take up much space. They are also portable, so you can fold them up and take them with you.
If you prefer a natural swing, you can choose between the Bliss and Balance Soft deckchairs. The Transat Bliss and the Transat Balance Soft are based on the same design and have the same functions, only their design and materials vary. The grey frame of the Transat Bliss matches the different colors of the covers and gives an impression of softness, while the frame of the Transat Balance Soft is available in a more classic black color. Both deckchair models have an ergonomic fabric seat that follows the shape of the child’s body; the Balance Soft deckchair is sewn into a cosy and pleasant “nest” shape in a matching color. The fabric is also different: the Transat Bliss is made of quilted cotton and ultra-soft 3D jersey, while the Transat Balance Soft is available in cotton or in a jersey and cotton version. Both models are also available in a quick-drying lightweight knit.
You can also purchase fun, high-quality toys made of child-friendly materials to accompany the deckchairs. The colors and shapes of the toys arouse children’s curiosity, stimulate their development and entertain them in the deckchair.
Additional covers :
If you choose a deckchair, you can easily change the color or fabric by buying an extra cover. All Amazon covers are suitable for both the Transat Bliss and the Transat Balance Soft. It’s handy to have a spare cover if you haven’t had time to wash your own or if you simply want to change the look of the deckchair.
Transport bag :
You can also purchase a durable polyester carrying bag for your deckchair. The bag protects the deckchair from dirt and moisture and has a handy handle so you can take it with you wherever you go. This accessory is also handy when the deckchair is not in use. The carrying bag is suitable for both the Transat Bliss and the Transat Balance Soft.