Nothing can quite prepare you for that feeling when your perfect newborn is finally here. You can spend hours snuggling on the sofa, marvelling at how tiny and absolutely perfect they are. And then it’ll hit you – what on earth are you meant to do now?! I have gathered all my hints and tips for life with a baby to help you navigate the first steps of parenthood.
Below are all my best tips for life with a newborn. Everything from cloth nappies, getting into a routine, breastfeeding and simple ways to survive through lack of sleep. No 2 babies are the same so of course there is no rule book, but I hope that some of these articles will help you understand your newborn baby a little better and guide you to finding a way of parenting that works for you.
While the newborn stage can be challenging, there are tips you can apply that will help you not only survive but thrive through it. The following advice will aid you in knowing where to focus your time and energy. Read more.
Everything you need to know about breastfeeding. Tips and tricks from newborn onwards. Breast pump reviews, which bottles to use for combination feeding and tackling mastitis as an experienced mom of 3. Read more.
Pregnant and not sure what to expect? Check out my Tips For A Positive Pregnancy to help you prepare
It’s hard to know which newborn products are really worth spending your money on, and which you can skip altogether. After 3 children I have tried and tested more than my fair share of baby products, and so below you will find my newborn product reviews as well as some information on what to look for before making a purchase.
An insight into the world of newborn travel systems. Take a look at some of my newborn pram reviews so you can make sure you know what to look for when buy a pram and pick the perfect stroller for your new baby. Read more.
Some of the most inexpensive and simple baby shower gifts are also the most practical, and the ones that will end up getting the most use. So, if you want to avoid the latest ‘trends’ consider items that have stood the test of time for a reason. Read more.
I love the Izmi Wrap because I feel like he is closer and cozier to me. I love the style and design of it too. Hubby prefers the more sturdy style of the Izmi Breeze and the clips make him feel more secure holding little baby boy. Read more.
The newborn days pass in a blink, and one day you’ll wish you had a baby keepsake to help you remember it all. Below are the newborn baby keepsakes that I would recommend, that I still love and cherish today.
I truly recommend getting newborn photos done if you are having a baby or just had a baby. It’s so bittersweet to document them like this. Take a look at our experience and some of the gorgeous photos that were captured. Read more.