Trusting your instincts not so easy

A woman alone

Being a first time mum or dad is hard. I know I’ve said that before and I’m sure I’ll say it again, but it really is.

I fully appreciate now what people said, that you really don’t get how hard being a parent is until you are one. What worries me is that I’m only just getting going on this whole parenting journey.

The thing about being a parent is learning to trust your instincts, your feelings etc.

I think when you have a firecracker baby it is even more difficult!

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The lowdown on a High Demand Baby

A mothers hug

So I keep on and on about how Sidekick is a Velcro baby, High Intensity, High Demand yadda yadda yadda. What exactly does that mean though?

All babies are different and all babies have times when there are more intense than others.

Sidekick and other Velcro/High Demand babies are different though.


Simply put they are intense all the time!

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