At last your beautiful baby is here and you finally have an opportunity to gaze at each other. These first hours and days of bonding are essential not only for the new baby but just as importantly for you and your partner as new parents. By holdingMoreAt last your beautiful baby is here and you finally have an opportunity to gaze at each other. These first hours and days of bonding are essential not only for the new baby but just as importantly for you and your partner as new parents.
By holding and caring for your baby you will learn to adjust to your new identity and responsibilities as parents.A new baby is aware of two central needs – food and the comfort of being held. We know a baby also needs to be kept warm and safe, clean and dry, but as far as the baby is concerned, food and body contact are the two essentials of life. This third book from our ‘Natural Pregnancy’ series focuses on learning how to trust your instincts when bonding with your newborn, the incredible power of nurturing, and how to cope with baby blues.
We will also explore in details the aspects of breastfeeding.This book was written by Aymeric Maudous, Founder and Managing Director of ‘Bonjour Baby’. Bonjour Baby encapsulates a philosophy of well-being for all - Mum, Dad and Baby - where our thinking and actions help to create ecologically viable communities, both locally and globally. The excellence of Bonjour Baby’s articles, which are written by the world’s leading sustainability experts, pediatricians, health practitioners, midwives, doulas, and parents alike, together with the outstanding products available from the boutique, comes from Aymeric’s respect for green materials, his commitment to provide quality service and his continuous drive to reduce eco-footprints to eco-fingerprints.With detailed advice and inputs from handpicked baby experts, Aymeric has put together a very comprehensive and practical set of Natural Parenting manuals that cover conception, pregnancy and birth, nutrition, green baby care, eco-friendly baby products, and many more topics regarding baby and you.
This book was reviewed and edited by Dr. Liji Thomas, MD Obstetrics and Gynecology, who also gave constant feedback during the process.