The thought of going into labor can be a bit overwhelming. You hear all kinds of advice and warnings from people. Some warn you, some scare you and some may totally scandalise you with their advice. Worry not pretty mamas, we will tell you the 5 basic things that you must do before your 'Due Date' for a relaxed and fun delivery.
1. TAKE A CHILDBIRTH CLASS
No one can eliminate the pain you endure during child birth, but the experts at a ‘Child Birth’ class can really help you in managing the pain you go through. Some breathing and relaxations technique that they teach are totally worth the time and effort.
2. BREASTFEEDING BASICS
Firstly you need to understand that your baby will not latch on to you and start feeding itself. It will be a new learning experience for both of you. Also a new born baby needs to be constantly fed and the whole process can be be overwhelming and tedious. Doing some research on breastfeeding basics will help you a lot. Also, It would be a good idea to shop for some nursing wear that makes breastfeeding effortless and comfortable. You can have a look here for stylish yet comfortably functional nursing wear.
3. SELECT A CUTE BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT
While you're waiting for delivery, design a photo card or simply a beautiful text message to announce the arrival of your angel to friends and family. Then all you'd have to do would be to insert an image of the baby once delivered and you're set.
4. PRE-WASH USING BABY-FRIENDLY DETERGENTS
While it's not necessary to pre-wash all your clothes just yet. But it is a good idea to at least have a weeks clothes pre-washed in baby friendly detergents so that it's one less hassle once your little angel arrives.
5. MAKE A BABY PLAYLIST
Good music can have a calming effect on the mother when she is in labor, so create a playlist that makes you happy and calm. Don’t worry nobody will judge the songs you like even if its Justin Beiber! ;)