Baby's Here! Now What?
This class will support you in feeling prepared and ready to bring your baby home.
A baby is about to join your family! It’s an exciting time for everyone. However, a newborn baby can feel small and fragile. Come learn about how to care for your new addition with Dena Carmosino.
During these classes, you will have the opportunity to practice various techniques, test out products, ask questions, watch videos and discuss important topics.
Below, you will find the topics that will be covered.
Normal Newborn Appearance and Behavior
What to expect in the first few days after birth
Myths and facts
The first 4 weeks
Practicing breastfeeding holds
Trouble shooting common issues
Tongue tie- how to recognize it, how it can impact breastfeeding and how to correct it
Setting up a nursing area at home
When and why, dos and do-nots
What is paced feeding
Caring for Your Newborn
Belly button care
Swaddling techniques, what's safe and what's not Soothing ideas Bathing Burping techniques
Understanding what your baby's cries mean Tummy time and developmental play
Sleep and How to Get More of it!
Understanding Newborn sleep, setting realistic expectations Sleep routines and schedules Practical ways to get more sleep Gentle sleep training methods, when and when not to use
Essential Oils and Your Newborn
What are essential oils?
How can they help my Newborn?
How do I use them with my newborn?
Make your own lotion with an essential oil of your choice