Newborns are scary little things! So fragile, so wonderfully cute, so scarily small! Having a newborn is not easy! I remember, Alex and I spending 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 in to parethood.

As a new parent, you’ve probably got tons of questions! Heck, even the most experienced of parents will still have questions about newborns! They’re all so different and honestly, once the newborn 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 a newborn, to a toddler and into childhood! Exciting isn’t it!?

Newborn Posts

becoming a parent

12 Things To Know About Being A Mum In Year 1

My beautiful baby girl turned one this week (27th July 2020). I can’t quite believe how quickly the time has flown by! The past week has been a jumble of mixed emotions: sadness at her first year coming to an end, pure joy at how much she is flourishing and utter astonishment at the growing

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How Being A Dad Will Change Your Life

First thoughts on parenting So, I was that guy. You know, the one that says – “how hard can it be?” “These other parents just aren’t doing it right – you just need to assert your dominance and then the baby will step in line”. “What’s wrong with these other parents?” “How hard is it

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