Your baby is home. Whether it's your first, second or even third baby, your life has changed. Here's what you can do: Be clear in YOUR needs. Ask for help or tell your help to go away. You have permission to reclaim your space. This is important bonding time for you and your baby.
You're going through a lot of changes yourself. From recovering from giving birth and dealing with leaky or engorged breasts. Use Happi Tummi for c section recovery. Make sure to consult your doctor first to make sure it is ok for you.
Breastfeeding is hard work and you may be struggling with your decision to formula feed. It's okay to feel overly sensitive right now. We understand you.
Your baby might look a little funny after birth and it's normal for your baby to lose weight. In this stage it's important to seek help. In this stage it's most important to seek help.
Learn your babies cries: Get them on a good feeding schedule and this is a great time to get them in a good sleep schedule.
Babies are starting to gain muscle control (yay you don't feel like your baby is going to plop out of your arms at any second), your baby is still sleeping a lot. And, yes it's annoying when people tell you to sleep when the baby is sleeping - but they're right. Rest. Rest. Rest. Your body took 9 months to grow this baby, it's going to take time for you to recover.
Now that you've figured out breastfeeding or are comfortable with bottle feeding - you may notice your little one has some acid reflux or colic - check out how Happi Tummi can help...
This is where doctors will tell you to give your baby "Tummy Time" It's not a favorite for most babies, so don't be surprised if your little one isn't loving it. Try your best to give your baby tummy time, but don't worry if you can't (unless your doctor has specified it's 100% necessary). Don't worry about giving your baby a deformed head - your baby is still strengthening muscles every day.
The first few days and first month babies can welcome mom, dad and the family with all kinds of surprises. All kinds of cute coos and looks of wonder. The real surprise is when they cry inconsolably for hours. This may be colic. Yes, colic... How do you spell that? I remember as my baby screamed at 24 hours born. I did not know how to even spell the word. Happi Tummi was born out of necessity to help relieve and calm poor little babies and parents with this symptom. Get help with colic now.
They can bless you with gas. You never realize that something so potent can come out of such a little human. Check out how to help your gassy baby here...
Constipation, yes babies get constipation even when they are breastfed. Happi Tummi is a great go-to and very soothing for a baby with gas and constipation. The warmth and the wrap combined with the herbs helps relieve the muscle spasms allowing them to relax and soothe their tummies. Oh and remember to warm up the pouch for engorgement and place it on the sides of the breast to soften and relieve the pain.
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