Infants are scary little things! So fragile, so wonderfully cute, so scarily small! Having an Infant isn’t easy! I remember Alex and I spent hours just watching our little girl to check she was still breathing.
Although this stage can be overwhelming, we have written some posts which will hopefully put your mind at ease and help you on this amazing journey into parenthood.
As a new parent, you’ve probably got tons of questions! Heck, even the most experienced of parents will still have questions about infants! They’re all so different and honestly, once the infant stage passes – you seem to forget all the challenges!
Your baby is embarking on an exciting and incredible journey – to try to make it as seamless as possible, check out our posts below for a little help. At Water Filled Wellies we take the positive parenting approach and look at the wonderful moments as true learning experiences. We have posts on a range of topics covering what to expect after birth as your little one grows from an infant to a toddler and into childhood! Exciting isn’t it!?
Preparing for a second baby should feel easier than the first. The stress of not knowing anything has gone but introduces additional problems and worries. Some of these worries include: How will your first baby react? Where will the second baby sleep? Where am I going to put all their clothes and necessities? Who will
When do babies sleep through the night naturally? Babies waking up throughout the night can exact a heavy toll on parents! This is a question we really struggled with in our sleep-deprived state! Sleep deprivation, moodiness, fits of anger amongst other things come about from a lack of rest. So naturally, we want to know
I was just looking through old photos and reminiscing about when my daughter was an infant. In this adorable photo, you can see two things really clearly: 1) she is having a whale of a time and 2) she really struggled with dreadful cradle cap. We were so stressed out by this that we spent
What is SIDS? The question “What is SIDS?” and most importantly “How can we prevent SIDS?” are commonly asked and googled amongst concerned parents across the globe. Getting your baby to sleep and stay asleep is not always easy! In fact, if you’re anything like me, this is something that has been a constant up
Baby sleep is something that many parents struggle with. How do I know? I know a lot of people with kids, every parent I’ve spoken to has had trouble with sleep at some point. Some having more trouble than others. I’ve also read a number of forums and am part of a number of parenting
What is the dreaded 4 month sleep regression? The 4 month sleep regression is a topic that comes up over and over again! Whether it be in playgroups, amongst mums in cafes or searched for at 2am by desperate parents – it is something that so many of us struggle with. You are not alone.