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Baby Sleep Tips

Baby Sleep Tips

For many of us new parents, restless nights are unfortunately very common. Fortunately, there are ways to help your baby sleep better at night. While the actual amount of sleep a baby gets in a day may vary significantly from baby to baby and by age, we have some tips that may help your baby get a good night’s sleep. Generally, most newborns tend to sleep around 16 hours or more (broken in multiple sleeping sessions) in a 24 hour period. At 3 to 4 months old, your baby may be able to sleep 5-6 hours at a time. As...

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Tips On Keeping Your Baby Warm in the Winter

Tips On Keeping Your Baby Warm in the Winter

Brr, it’s cold outside! Now that the cold season is here (unless you live in the Southern hemisphere), snow is falling, temperatures are dropping, and yikes are we all cold! While for us, we can help regulate our body temperature, we must take extra precaution for our little ones to keep them warm this Winter. With babies being so small, they can get cold much quicker than we can. To check if your baby is cold, touch your baby’s tummy- if it’s not warm, that means your baby is cold. If your baby is also crying more than usual or...

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Returning to Work From Maternity/Paternity Leave

Returning to Work From Maternity/Paternity Leave

You’ve just finished maternity/paternity leave. Now what? The transition from going back to work can be tough for a lot of new parents. With your baby now in your life, your life has changed. On top of that, trying to juggle all your new responsibilities with work can seem overwhelming. Luckily, you’re not alone. There are many other parents out there that also struggled with returning to work after their leave and have tips to share with other new parents. We asked new parents what their thoughts were about returning from leave and what they would think would help next...

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