• Newborn Care: How To Bathe a Newborn Baby
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    Newborn Care: How To Bathe a Newborn Baby

    I remember bath time as a special time with my little one. Like anything new, it took some time to work out a routine and for my baby to get used to it. Don’t worry if it’s a bit awkward for you at first, or if you baby doesn’t seem to care for it. You aren’t doing anything wrong. You’re just learning together. Here are a few things I’ve learned that made bath time a special time together. A sponge bath is recommended. I used a soft washcloth that was damp with water and not too hot. I’d lay him on something soft and padded, make sure he was secure,…

  • Newborn Care: How to Take Care of a Newborn Baby
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    Newborn Care: How to Take Care of a Newborn Baby

    [MUSIC PLAYING] I wasn’t exactly sure what to expect in those first few weeks at home with my newborn. Overwhelming unconditional love, the intensity of emotion, was more than I expected. But as intimidating as the whole journey seemed, instinct kicked in, and being a parent quickly became the most natural thing in the world. Of course, I was tired from labor and delivery, but somehow it didn’t matter. As new parents, we were 100% focused on taking care of our new baby. Obviously, I tried to rest when my son rested, to eat well and be smart about visitors. I got some great advice from more experienced moms, and…

  • How to Prepare For a Baby: Newborn Baby Essentials
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    How to Prepare For a Baby: Newborn Baby Essentials

    Preparing for the arrival of a new baby is both exciting and daunting, not to mention choosing which products you really need. As a mom myself, I’ve been through this before, so I thought I’d share my list of essential products you might find helpful as you prepare to bring your baby home. I’ll focus on four areas, preparing for the hospital, at home and the nursery, feeding, and on the go. Now, a couple of weeks before your due date, it’s a good idea to pack your hospital bag so you’re all ready to go when the time comes. Check with your doctor to see how many nights you…

  • How to care for your newborn baby
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    How to care for your newborn baby

    [MUSIC PLAYING] I wasn’t exactly sure what to expect in those first few weeks at home with my newborn. Overwhelming unconditional love. The intensity of emotion was more than I expected. But as intimidating as a whole journey seemed, instinct kicked in and being a parent quickly became the most natural thing in the world. Of course, I was tired from labor and delivery, but somehow that didn’t matter. As new parents, we were 100% focused on taking care of our new baby. Obviously, I tried to rest when my daughter rested, to eat well, and be smart about visitors. I got some great advice from more experienced mums and…