Standing Twister with a Baby

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Move Targets: Upper Abdominal Muscles


Step 1: Contracting your abdominal muscles, hold your baby about 2-3 inches in front of your chest. Make sure your elbows are bent at a 45-degree angle, keeping shoulders down and relaxed.

 Standing twister with Baby brooke griffin move 1

Step 2: Face hips forward and twist from the waist to the left and hold for 3 seconds, back to the center, then to the right, holding each position for 3 seconds. Repeat 19 times for a total of 20.

 Standing twister with Baby brooke griffin move 2

Modification (Advanced): Assume a squat position, with your feet shoulder width apart and your knees bent at a 90-degree angle. Then complete step 2.

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