Sundara zizu. Beautiful child. And while our beautiful children require so many things from us for their sheer survival, I remain amazed at how much I am constantly learning from these small and exquisite creatures.
Massage is an ancient art that benefits the human mind, body and soul in countless ways. Infant massage is a parenting practice that has been modernized and is in active use today, supported by evidence-based research. In the past 30 years infant touch and massage has become recognized as a powerful means to promote infant development, attachment with caregivers, and a multitude of physiological and emotional benefits.
"Being touched and caressed, being massaged, is food for the infant; food as necessary as minerals, vitamins, and proteins" ~ Frederick Leboyer