5 Ways to Respect a Newborn

Most of us don’t associate the term “respect” with newborns, but rather more of something we would give our boss. The interesting article below brings respecting your newborn into a new light! As Maria Montessori states in The Absorbent Mind, “The treatment of children should really be considered a matter of social importance.” This is not exclusive to the preschool-aged child. It goes for newborns as well. The article discusses 5 key ways you can respect your newborn: snuggle and nurse your baby often, allow sleeping and eating on your baby’s schedule, provide consistent routines, let them look around and move their bodies, and stimulate their senses! Click here to read more