Taking Care of Mom When A New Baby Joins The Family

When a new baby joins the family, naturally your toddler may have a hard time with the transition. But how are YOU adjusting? Emma Jenner, child development and behavioral specialist, reminds us that “now it is paramount that you think about yourself, as well as the baby.” Here are a few tips for an easier transition for Mom.

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Savannah’s Personalized Big Sister Book: Preparing Toddler for New Baby

by Carrie Southworth, co-founder

Our Twigtale Book:  Still Useful One Year After Baby! I had our second daughter, Lane, one year ago and Savannah’s personalized big sister book from Twigtale is still making an impact.  Just last night Savannah, 3.5 years old, asked if I could play with her.  I was frantically trying to give Lane her evening bottle and get her to bed before the bedtime meltdown was upon us.  

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Preparing your child for a new sibling

by Twigtale expert Allison LaTona, MFT

The first time you came home with a newborn, it was new, exciting, totally unfamiliar, and downright stressful. Now… you are about to have another (or maybe you just had another) and while it isn’t new to you, it is certainly new to juggle two, and it is often a big adjustment for your older child. So how do you prepare your child for the big change and help him or her adjust?

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