“Bringing a new life into the world will fill you with joy.” Well, that’s the popular notion! But how does that stack up against the reality of being a new mother? After nine months in the womb, your baby is...
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Settling into life with your newborn baby can be a challenge. But if you can get a routine in place which is full of fun and if you can create a great bond between you both, the process will be so much more rewarding for you both.
Here are five steps for creating a successful baby routine.
When your baby enters the world, everything is new to them. There will be people everywhere and sights, sounds, and smells that they will not have experienced when they were comfortably living in your womb. Here are some little rituals you can include in your daily routine and that can help you get to know your new baby.
When you become a new parent, there are a lot of new skills that you will develop. You’ll have a lot of people telling you to do things in certain ways, and you’ll often question whether you are doing something right, or if you should even be doing some things at all.
One of these things is swaddling your newborn baby. You may not know how to do it. If you’ve been shown, watched videos, or read books on how to do it, you still may worry that you’re doing it wrong.
Your baby might not seem to like being swaddled, and you might end up not feeling comfortable with it. In all of the doubts that you have around swaddling, you may wonder if you should swaddle your newborn at all...